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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 22, Episode 3

Kiri Pritchard-McLean is joined this week by Josh Berry, Tayla Kovacevic-Ebong and Katie Norris. This week Donald Trump becomes a film critic, nobody is going to see the tennis at Wimbledon, and we look at into the effects of stocking only postive magazines in hairdressers.

Broadcast details

Thursday 27th February 2020
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes
  • Wednesday 26th February 2020, 20:00 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 1st March 2020 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Kiri Pritchard-McLean Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Josh Berry Ensemble Actor
Katie Norris Ensemble Actor
Tayla Kovacevic-Ebong Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Chris Collyer Writer
Simon Alcock Writer
Joe Barnes Writer
Chris Ballard Writer
Charlie Dinkin Writer
Andrew Taylor Writer
Nicola Masters Writer
Raul Kohli (as Rahul Kohli) Writer
Tiffany Richards Writer
Alice Etches Writer
David Arthur Writer
Amber Marshall Writer
Joe Legg Writer
Luke Rollason Writer
Emily Reader Writer
Alexi Duggins Writer
Chris Coxstake Writer
Eve Lighthollice Writer
Graham Parry Writer
Jamie Cooke Writer
Jenny Dixon Writer
Michael Heartless Writer
Mike Edwards Writer
Nathan Cowley Writer
Peter McMurray Writer
Phil Lindsey Writer
Ryan Patton Writer
Tom Duggins Writer
Mike Shephard Script Editor
Catherine Brinkworth Script Editor
Production team
Hayley Sterling Producer
Leila Navabi Producer

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