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BBC Radio 4 Extra and BBC Radio 7 sketch show written by the public. 127 episodes (pilot + 21 series), 2009 - 2019. Stars Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Angela Barnes, Nish Kumar, Romesh Ranganathan and others.

Catch-up on Episode 6 on BBC Sounds   Series 21, Episode 6 is repeated on Sunday at 11pm.

Series 14, Episode 1

This week Nish Kumar is joined by Celeste Dring, Jess Ransom and Mike Wozniak. Sketches include David Cameron hostage negotiating and the latest cutbacks to the NHS.

Broadcast details

Thursday 11th February 2016
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Nish Kumar Host / Presenter
    Guest cast
    Celeste Dring Ensemble Actor
    Jessica Ransom (as Jess Ransom) Ensemble Actor
    Mike Wozniak Ensemble Actor
    Writing team
    Martin Hastie Writer
    Max Davis Writer
    Garry Abbot Writer
    Joe Hampson Writer
    GrĂ¡inne Maguire Script Editor
    Innes McQuillin Writer
    Daniel Hooper Writer
    Martin Walmsley Writer
    Laura Cooper Writer
    Ryan Grant Writer
    Liam Arnold Writer
    Ahir Shah Writer
    Peter Osborne-Parker Writer
    Ed Bowes Writer
    Alan Compton Writer
    James Doherty Writer
    Luke Frost Writer
    Darren Hoskins Writer
    Fergus Mitchell Writer
    Chris O'Connor Writer
    Robert Pendray Writer
    Dan Vine Writer
    SJ Wong Writer
    Liam Beirne Script Editor
    Production team
    Matt Stronge Producer
    Suzy Grant Producer

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