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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 19, Episode 6

Angela Barnes presents her final episode, with George Fouracres, Freya Parker and Lewis Macleod.

Broadcast details

Thursday 18th October 2018
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Angela Barnes Host / Presenter
Lewis Macleod Ensemble Actor
Freya Parker Ensemble Actor
George Fouracres Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Ed Amsden Writer
Josh Pugh Writer
Tom Coles Writer
Mike Shephard Writer
Catherine Brinkworth Writer
Joe Barnes Writer
Aidan Fitzmaurice Writer
Chris Ballard Writer
John O'Neill Writer
Edward Tew Writer
Cedric Vouetz Writer
Liam Arnold Writer
Tiffany Richards Writer
Morgan Rees Writer
Garth ApThomas Writer
Simon Overington Hickford Writer
Mark Vigil Writer
Caroline Duffy Writer
Kit Foxley Writer
Ella Woods Writer
Michael Boyle Writer
Alex Kennedy Writer
Josie Throup Writer
John Rams Writer
Euan Brown Writer
Matthew Frey Writer
Amir Khoshsokhan Writer
Olga Koch Writer
Joby Mageean Writer
Paul Masterman Writer
Nick Sampson Writer
Lois Smith Writer
Laurence Wakefield Writer
Liam Beirne Script Editor
Gemma Arrowsmith Script Editor
Production team
Hayley Sterling Producer
Adnan Ahmed Producer

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