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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 11, Episode 2

The week's stories cobbled together in a scrapbook sketch show, which anyone can write for. Uninformed, up to the minute, down to the dregs. Presented by Romesh Ranganathan.

Broadcast details

Thursday 2nd October 2014
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 5th October 2014 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Romesh Ranganathan Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Morgana Robinson Ensemble Actor
Terry Mynott Ensemble Actor
Susy Kane Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Adrian Fisk Writer
Stephen Holford Writer
Alex Clissold-Jones Writer
Graham Kilvington Writer
David Salisbury Writer
Owen Seddon Writer
Emlyn Williams Writer
Caspian James Writer
Gabby Hutchinson Crouch Writer
James Bugg Writer
Max Davis Writer
Joe Hampson Writer
Sean Fee Writer
Ed Amsden Writer
Lucy Bryan Writer
Alex Burrows Writer
Daniel Smith Writer
Charlie Mizon Writer
Nick Dunleavy Writer
Mark Rawle Writer
Stefan Arif Writer
Adrian Gray Writer
Sarah Cassidy Writer
Michael Healy Writer
Claire Healey Writer
Edward Tew Writer
Harry Carr Writer
Adam Newman Writer
Alastair Roberts (as Al Roberts) Writer
Andrew Fisher Writer
Andrew Gaved Writer
Andy Luke Writer
Daniel Barry Writer
David McIver Writer
Jake Lambert Writer
James Cary Writer
Jure Godler Writer
Matthew Gabrielli Writer
Matthew Oliver Writer
Matthew Stallworthy Writer
Roger O'Sullivan Writer
Tim Cox (as Timothy Cox) Writer
Ben Harris Script Editor
Craig Ainsley Script Editor
Production team
Arnab Chanda Producer
Charlie Perkins Producer

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