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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 14, Episode 4

Nish Kumar is joined by Vivienne Acheampong, Kieran Hodgson and Emma Sidi look at David Cameron touring the country as part his campaign to stay in the EU, why Boris Johnson is like James Bond, and cleaning in the name of the Queen.

Broadcast details

Thursday 3rd March 2016
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 6th March 2016 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Nish Kumar Host / Presenter
Kieran Hodgson Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Emma Sidi Ensemble Actor
Vivienne Acheampong Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Alex Buchanan Writer
Andy Flood Writer
Robert AJ Newton Writer
Mark Cowling Writer
Martin Hastie Writer
Gabby Hutchinson Crouch Writer
Liam Beirne Writer
Jared Ashe Writer
Sean Fee Writer
Robin Morgan Writer
Ed Amsden Script Editor
Tom Coles Script Editor
Christopher Stanners Writer
Steve N Allen Writer
Giovanni Di Nilli Writer
Gemma Arrowsmith Writer
Martin Walmsley Writer
D Winters (as Dotty Winters) Writer
Don Carter Writer
Mark Granger Writer
Alexander Banks Writer
Kulvinder Gill Writer
John Burgiss Writer
Gill Gilmore Writer
Simon Godfrey Writer
Paul Parnett Writer
James Shovlin Writer
James Staff Writer
John Taylor Writer
Production team
Matt Stronge Producer
Paul Sheehan Producer

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