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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 3

Anglea Barnes, Arnold Jorge, Luke Kempner and Alison Thea-Skot call Theresa May's Security Hotline and meet Greybeard. Plus Huw Edwards tells us everything's fine.

Broadcast details

Thursday 22nd February 2018
BBC Radio 4 Extra
  • Wednesday 21st February 2018, 19:45 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 25th February 2018 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Angela Barnes Host / Presenter
Luke Kempner Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Alison Thea-Skot Ensemble Actor
Emily Lloyd-Saini Ensemble Actor
Arnold Jorge Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Luke Catterson Writer
Martin Hastie Writer
Liam Beirne Writer
Vivienne Riddoch Writer
Jane McCutcheon Writer
Sean Fee Writer
Ed Amsden Writer
Brian Teles Writer
Josh Pugh Writer
Tom Coles Writer
Mike Shephard Writer
Simon Alcock Writer
Laura Major Writer
Dan Page (as Daniel Page) Writer
Richard Cook Writer
Liam Arnold Writer
John Taylor Writer
Stewart Currie Writer
Tiffany Richards Writer
David Keenan Writer
Alice Etches Writer
Steve Lawrence Writer
Sion Owen Writer
Ross Brierley Writer
Steve Hallmark Writer
John Hamilton Writer
Michael J Hansekowitsch Writer
Nathan Hardwick Writer
James Homer Writer
Annie McGrath Writer
David McHardy Writer
Damien St John Writer
Jake Trusler Writer
Sarah Watson Writer
Jody Wiltshire Writer
Gemma Arrowsmith Script Editor
Jenny Laville Script Editor
Production team
Hayley Sterling Producer
Adnan Ahmed Producer

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