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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 17 - 100th episode

Newsjack. Image shows from L to R: Lewis Macleod, Margaret Cabourn-Smith, George Fouracres, Angela Barnes. Copyright: BBC
BBC Radio 4 Extra's topical sketch show celebrates its 100th episode. Favourites Lewis Macleod, Margaret Cabourn-Smith and George Fouracres return.

Broadcast details

Thursday 28th September 2017
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes
  • Wednesday 27th September 2017, 19:45 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 1st October 2017 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Angela Barnes Host / Presenter
Lewis Macleod Ensemble Actor
George Fouracres Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Margaret Cabourn-Smith Host / Presenter
Writing team
Luke Catterson Writer
Jenny Laville Writer
Robin Morgan Writer
Mike Shephard Writer
Cameron Loxdale Writer
Ed Amsden Script Editor
Tom Coles Script Editor
Steve Rose Writer
James Cary Writer
Peter Smith Writer
Rose Johnson Writer
Colin Barry Writer
Katie Storey Writer
Heidi Regan Writer
Will Adnams Writer
Peter Bly Writer
Alistair Brown Writer
Adele Cliff Writer
Lewis Cook Writer
Siân Docksey Writer
Heimo Gursch Writer
Pete King Writer
Aidan Mccaffery Writer
Perry Spiller Writer
Lewis Crook Writer
Production team
Suzy Grant Producer
Adnan Ahmed Producer

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