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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.

Another series is in development.

Series 15, Episode 1

Newsjack. Image shows from L to R: Emma Sidi, Nish Kumar, Vivienne Acheampong, Kieran Hodgson. Copyright: BBC.
What does 'Brexit means Brexit' mean? Who are Apple's biggest rivals, and Nish has a shock announcement.

Broadcast details

Thursday 8th September 2016
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Nish Kumar Host / Presenter
Kieran Hodgson Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Emma Sidi Ensemble Actor
Vivienne Acheampong Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Sean Lindsay Writer
Chris Tindall Writer
Steve Blair Writer
Max Davis Writer
Liam Beirne Writer
Chris Collyer Writer
Joe Hampson Writer
Jenny Laville Writer
Robin Morgan Writer
Mike Shephard Writer
Ed Amsden Script Editor
Tom Coles Script Editor
Dominic McGladdery Writer
Tom Little Writer
Shane McHale Writer
Jeremy Hammett Writer
John Samson Writer
Laura Cooper Writer
Liam Arnold Writer
Mike Ashcroft Writer
Sarah Breese Writer
Phil Cook Writer
Graham Davies Writer
Dave Fairbanks Writer
Martin Hassle Writer
Sarah Hutchins Writer
Charlotte Pearson Writer
Production team
Adnan Ahmed Producer
Matt Stronge Producer

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