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BBC Radio 4 Extra and BBC Radio 7 sketch show written by the public. 143 episodes (pilot + 24 series), 2009 - 2021. Stars Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Angela Barnes, Nish Kumar, Romesh Ranganathan and others.

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Series 14, Episode 3

Nish Kumar is joined this week by Lolly Adefope, Gemma Arrowsmith and Thomas Nelstrop. This week they cover Iain Duncan Smith's scaremongering during the EU referendum, Canada making environmentally-friendly ammunition, and the effects of the editor of The Archers moving to EastEnders.

Broadcast details

Thursday 25th February 2016
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Nish Kumar Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Lolly Adefope Ensemble Actor
Thomas Nelstrop Ensemble Actor
Gemma Arrowsmith Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Stephen Holford Writer
Chris Tindall Writer
Alice Gregg Writer
Sarah Campbell Writer
Liam Beirne Writer
Joe Hampson Writer
Jared Ashe Writer
Jenny Laville Writer
Robin Morgan Writer
Mike Shephard Writer
Tom Neenan Script Editor
GrĂ¡inne Maguire Script Editor
Ralph Jones Writer
Guy Veale Writer
Cedric Vouetz Writer
Daniel Hooper Writer
Andrew Stitt Writer
Emma Cahill (as Emma K Cahill) Writer
Ryan Grant Writer
Tom L. Ashley Writer
Nicholas Wooster Writer
Peter Osborne-Parker Writer
Alan Compton Writer
Sophie Lewis Writer
Charlotte Martin Writer
Kate Oswald (as Kate Oswold) Writer
Elina Pachinski Writer
Owen Clelland Writer
Kulvinder Gill Writer
Steven Halmand Writer
Production team
Matt Stronge Producer
Paul Sheehan Producer

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