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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 4

Kiri Pritchard-McLean is joined this week by Jason Forbes, Freya Parker and Henry Perryment. This week we follow the life of Boris Johnson's wife-to-be, see what the next John Wick film will be like if the villain can't use any Apple products, and we follow Love in the Time of Corona.

Broadcast details

Thursday 5th March 2020
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes
  • Wednesday 4th March 2020, 20:00 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 7th March 2020 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Kiri Pritchard-McLean Host / Presenter
Freya Parker Ensemble Actor
Jason Forbes Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Henry Perryment Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Colin Chadwick Writer
Alex Buchanan Writer
Andy Flood Writer
Simon Alcock Writer
Laura Major Writer
Cameron Loxdale Writer
Aidan Fitzmaurice Writer
Chris Douch Writer
Jeffrey Aidoo Writer
Charlie Dinkin Writer
Ed Amsden Script Editor
Tom Coles Script Editor
Christopher Stanners Writer
Andrew Taylor Writer
Mike Whalley Writer
Lewis Cook Writer
Amber Phillips Writer
Laura Sleep Writer
Liz Norman Writer
Helena Langdon Writer
Isma Almas Writer
Tom Dewar Writer
Grace Harper Writer
Guan-Wen Huang Writer
Nick Hutchings Writer
Eiry Thomas Writer
Mo Omar Writer
Lydia Rickards Writer
Llangon Shaw Writer
Chris Taylor Writer
Charlie Vero-Martin Writer
Daniel Wills Writer
Production team
Hayley Sterling Producer
Leila Navabi Producer

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