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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 6

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 30th October 2014
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 2nd November 2014 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Romesh Ranganathan Host / Presenter
Lewis Macleod Ensemble Actor
Freya Parker Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Natasia Demetriou Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Alex Buchanan Writer
Stephen Holford Writer
Graham Kilvington Writer
Owen Seddon Writer
Emlyn Williams Writer
Max Davis Writer
Ash Williamson Writer
Alice Gregg Writer
Neil Turner Writer
Vivienne Riddoch Writer
Craig Ainsley Writer
Joe Hampson Writer
Jane McCutcheon Writer
Sean Fee Writer
Ed Amsden Writer
Tom Coles Writer
John O'Neill Writer
Gilead Amit Writer
Nick Dunleavy Writer
Martin Smith Writer
Stefan Arif Writer
Simon Paul Miller Writer
Andy Fell Writer
Mark Hibbett Writer
Tim Goldstone Writer
Edward Tew Writer
Daniel Barry Writer
James Rose Writer
Eoin Keegan Writer
Erich McElroy Writer
Gareth Heywood Writer
Oliver Cowton Writer
Phil Wang Writer
Victoria Gooch Writer
Daran Johnson Script Editor
Joe Parham Script Editor
Production team
Arnab Chanda Producer
Charlie Perkins Producer

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