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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 18, Episode 2

This week we order some eggs, campaign for lent and visit White Planet. With Anglea Barnes, Jon Pointing, Emma Sidi and Raphael Wakefield.

Broadcast details

Thursday 15th February 2018
BBC Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Angela Barnes Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Emma Sidi Ensemble Actor
Jon Pointing Ensemble Actor
Raphael Wakefield Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Chris Tindall Writer
Claire Wetton Writer
Mike Shephard Writer
Catherine Brinkworth Writer
Laura Major Writer
Joe Barnes Writer
Aidan Fitzmaurice Writer
Ed Amsden Script Editor
Tom Coles Script Editor
Andrew Taylor Writer
Joshua Pugh Ginn Writer
Brian Two Writer
David Lovesy Writer
Peter Smith Writer
Simon Richie Writer
Ian Pope Writer
Mark Granger Writer
James Gill Writer
Catherine Bohart Writer
Sophie Duker Writer
Siobhan Meaker Writer
Peter Bly Writer
Caroline Duffy Writer
James Morgan Writer
John Rivers Writer
Lorna Rose Treen Writer
Charlotte Alyss Writer
Rebecca Devlin Writer
Cliff Harris Writer
Jack Kelly Writer
Johnny King Writer
Emily Matsui Writer
Andy Mermin Writer
Liz Morgan Writer
Elisabeth Moss (as elisabeth moss) Writer
Travis Tapp Writer
Production team
Adnan Ahmed Producer
Matt Stronge Producer

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