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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.

Series 19, Episode 4

Angela Barnes, Jon Pointing, Sukh Ojla and Josh Berry present this week's edition of BBC Radio 4 Extra's topical sketch show.

Broadcast details

Thursday 4th October 2018
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Angela Barnes Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jon Pointing Ensemble Actor
Josh Berry Ensemble Actor
Sukh Ojla Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Alex Clissold-Jones Writer
Edward DeCesare Writer
Brian Teles Writer
Mike Shephard Writer
Simon Alcock Writer
Catherine Brinkworth Writer
Laura Major Writer
Joe Barnes Writer
Chris Ballard Writer
Zoƫ Tomalin Writer
Jeffrey Aidoo Writer
Ed Amsden Script Editor
Tom Coles Script Editor
Elgan Alderman Writer
Patrick Lee Writer
Jack Harris Writer
George Lewis Writer
Robert Darke Writer
Jack Kelly Writer
Kevin Latimer Writer
Amber Phillips Writer
William Stone Writer
Amy Xander Writer
Joseph Bates Writer
Judy Grady Thomas Writer
Janine Harouni Writer
Lewis Harrison Writer
Offerle Ocher Writer
Shane Kirk Writer
Tom Mayhew Writer
Luke Oliver Writer
Patrick Walsh Writer
Production team
Hayley Sterling Producer
Adnan Ahmed Producer

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