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Mark Steel's In Town

BBC Radio 4 stand-up from Britain's lesser-known towns. 43 episodes (7 series), 2009 - 2016. Stars Mark Steel.

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Series 4, Episode 1 - Whitehaven

Mark performs from the Rosehill Theatre in Whitehaven, Cumbria, where he talks about surrealist pirates, rum butter and the link between rugby and nuclear power.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 28th November 2012
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Mark's diary of his visit to Whitehaven


  1. Wednesday 5th December 2012 at 07.30 on Radio 4 Extra
  2. Wednesday 5th December 2012 at 22.00 on Radio 4 Extra
  3. Monday 4th January 2016 at 11.30

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Mark Steel Host / Presenter
Writing team
Mark Steel Writer
Pete Sinclair Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Sam Bryant Producer

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