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BBC Radio 4 Extra and BBC Radio 7 sketch show written by the public. 139 episodes (pilot + 23 series), 2009 - 2020. Stars Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Angela Barnes, Nish Kumar, Romesh Ranganathan and others.

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Broadcast details

Thursday 21st February 2019
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Kiri Pritchard-McLean Host / Presenter
Freya Parker Ensemble Actor
George Fouracres Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Joe Barnes Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Ed Amsden Writer
Tom Coles Writer
Catherine Brinkworth Writer
Laura Major Writer
Kat Sadler Writer
Philip Lickley Writer
Ben Behrens Writer
James Gill Writer
Steven Barrett Writer
Sean Stokes Writer
David Keenan Writer
Alice Etches Writer
Robert Frimston Writer
Aidan Mccaffery Writer
George Lewis Writer
David Bard Writer
Chris Ballard Writer
John Jack Writer
John Upton Writer
Mark Crutch Writer
John Harper Writer
Adam McNicol Writer
Simon Watt Writer
Brian White Writer
Liam Beirne Script Editor
Gemma Arrowsmith Script Editor
Production team
Suzy Grant Producer
Nick Coupe Producer

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