Lewis Macleod's Wired News. Lewis (Lewis Macleod). Copyright: The Comedy Unit.

Lewis Macleod's Wired News

BBC Radio Scotland sketch show featuring topical satire. 6 episodes (pilot + 1 series), 2013 - 2016. Stars Lewis Macleod, Gabriel Quigley, Gerry MacLaughlin and Scarlett Mack.


Lewis Macleod's Wired News. Image shows from L to R: Leah MacRae, Anita Corduroy (Gabriel Quigley), Lewis (Lewis Macleod), Gerry MacLaughlin. Copyright: The Comedy Unit.
Lewis Macleod hosts a mock drivetime news show satirising the rolling news agenda and the reporting of established stories such as benefit reform, immigration and Scottish independence.

Broadcast details

Monday 21st October 2013
BBC Radio Scotland
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Lewis Macleod Lewis
Gabriel Quigley Anita Corduroy
Gerry MacLaughlin Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Leah MacRae Ensemble Actor
John Dredge Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Steven Dick Writer
Gabby Hutchinson Crouch Writer
Keiron Nicholson Writer
Stuart Cooper (as Stu Cooper) Writer
John McGlade Writer
Stephen Mawhinney Writer
Richard Cray Writer
Dan Sweryt Writer
John Dredge Writer
Ross Craig Writer
Julie Bower Writer
Sarah Morgan Writer
Colin Edwards Writer
David Hewitson Writer
Production team
Gus Beattie Producer
Stephen Geller Composer
Lewis Macleod Composer