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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 2, Episode 4

This week: Gordon Brown learns some vote-winning techniques from Scott Brown, the terror alert level system is explained, the Iraw Inquiry prepares to welcome Tony Blair, and Osama Bin Laden contemplates retirement.

Broadcast details

Thursday 28th January 2010
BBC Radio 7
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 31st January 2010 11:00pm Radio 7

Cast & crew

Miles Jupp Host / Presenter
Jess Robinson Ensemble Actor
Lewis Macleod Ensemble Actor
Andi Osho Ensemble Actor
Philip Fox Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Matthew Morton Writer
James Kettle Writer
Emma Payne Writer
Mark Spiller Writer
Alex Buchanan Writer
Tom Neenan Writer
Dan Sweryt Writer
Eddie Robson Writer
Kevin Core (as Kev Core) Writer
Benjamin Partridge (as Ben Partridge) Writer
Will Howells Writer
Richard Ward Writer
Dan Tetsell Script Editor
Gareth Gwynn Script Editor
John Sandy Writer
John Kelly Writer
Kevin Murphy Writer
Nick Findlay-Coulson Writer
Daran Johnson Writer
Carl Maxim Writer
Paul Francis Writer
David Stringer Writer
Elaine Mason Writer
Jeff Phelps Writer
Jonathan Graham Writer
Mikey Jackson Writer
Nicholas Searle Writer
Robert Howell Writer
Simon Duckworth Writer
Stephen Carlin Writer
Production team
Tilusha Ghelani Producer
Sam Michell Producer

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