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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 18, Episode 1

Anglea Barnes returns with a new series of the satirical comedy anyone can write for. She is joined by Kieran Hodgson, Emily Lloyd Saini and Kiell Smith Bynoe.

Broadcast details

Thursday 8th February 2018
BBC Radio 4 Extra
  • Wednesday 7th February 2018, 19:45 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 11th February 2018 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Angela Barnes Host / Presenter
Kieran Hodgson Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Emily Lloyd-Saini Ensemble Actor
Kiell Smith-Bynoe Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Danny Antrobus Writer
Gregor Paton Writer
Dan Kiss Writer
Caspian James Writer
Josh Pugh Writer
Mike Shephard Writer
Catherine Brinkworth Writer
Laura Major Writer
Joe Barnes Writer
Cameron Loxdale Writer
Jack Bernhardt Script Editor
Michael Callaghan Writer
James Gill Writer
Catherine Bohart Writer
Siobhan Meaker Writer
Conor O'Grady Writer
Katie Storey Writer
Will Adnams Writer
Simon Overington Hickford Writer
Daisy Adams Writer
Andrew Ash Writer
David Bard Writer
Stewart Barton Writer
Gavin Beavis Writer
David Cole Writer
Duncan Brown Writer
Mark David Writer
Caroline Duffy Writer
Drew Lovell Writer
Max McGenity (as Maxwell McGenity) Writer
James Morgan Writer
John Rivers Writer
David Wadsworth Writer
Lorna Rose Treen Writer
Liam Beirne Script Editor
Production team
Adnan Ahmed Producer
Matt Stronge Producer

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