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  • Radio sketch show
  • BBC Radio 4 Extra / BBC Radio 7
  • 2009 - 2021
  • 143 episodes (24 series)

Topical satirical sketch show on Radio 4 Extra. The programme had an 'open door' policy allowing anyone to submit material. Stars Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Angela Barnes, Nish Kumar, Romesh Ranganathan, Justin Edwards and more.

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Series 10, Episode 2

This week's sketches include an advert for Shameless Claims, Stephen Fry annoying Kiefer Sutherland in the new series of 24, and a broadcast from Mars.

Broadcast details

Thursday 13th March 2014
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 16th March 2014 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Romesh Ranganathan Host / Presenter
Lewis Macleod Ensemble Actor
Margaret Cabourn-Smith Ensemble Actor
Pippa Evans Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Benjamin Partridge (as Ben Partridge) Writer
Adrian Fisk Writer
Chris Allen Writer
Chris Tindall Writer
James Bugg Writer
Max Davis Writer
Ash Williamson Writer
Sarah Campbell Writer
GrĂ¡inne Maguire Writer
Craig Ainsley Writer
Joe Hampson Writer
Jack Bernhardt Script Editor
Benjamin Partridge Script Editor
Tony Cowards Writer
Jez Gee Writer
Nick Dunleavy Writer
David Harnden-Warwick Writer
Ben Harris Writer
Joanna Wiggins Writer
Chris Quinn Schone Writer
Chris Reddy Writer
Claire Healey Writer
Daniel Fox Writer
Dan Page (as Daniel Page) Writer
Mark Hibbett Writer
Mae Martin Writer
Natasia Demetriou Writer
Romesh Ranganathan Writer
Ruth Salomon Writer
Simon Copley Writer
Steve Rose Writer
Tim Goldstone Writer
Wesley Henry Writer
Tim Cox (as Timothy Cox) Writer
Production team
Arnab Chanda Producer
Charlie Perkins Producer

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