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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 5

On the show this week Gordon Brown discusses his electoral reforms, the team break in to David Cameron's house, we get inside track on the protesters at Chilcot, there's a rare interview with J.D. Salinger and the tricky subject of Euthanasia is discussed.

Broadcast details

Thursday 4th February 2010
BBC Radio 7
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 7th February 2010 11:00pm Radio 7

Cast & crew

Miles Jupp Host / Presenter
Jess Robinson Ensemble Actor
Lewis Macleod Ensemble Actor
Andi Osho Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Gareth Gwynn Writer
Matthew Morton Writer
John-Luke Roberts Writer
James Kettle Writer
Darren Ross Writer
Tom Neenan Writer
Dan Sweryt Writer
Annie Burchell Writer
Will Howells Writer
Gregor Paton Writer
Dan Tetsell Script Editor
Jane Perrin Writer
Kevin Murphy Writer
Griff Phillips Writer
Carl Maxim Writer
Saul Wordsworth Writer
Robert Howell Writer
Ade Hall Writer
Ben Smith Writer
Frank Kennedy Writer
Gareth Tunley Writer
John Soanes Writer
Lucy Bryan Writer
Matt Lewsey Writer
Andrew Winsor Writer
Nadine Solanki Writer
Pranay Sharma Writer
Simon Guerrier Writer
Tony Cowards Writer
James Sherwood Writer
Production team
Tilusha Ghelani Producer
Sam Michell Producer

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