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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.

Series 4

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Thursday 10th February 2011

This week, you'll hear what happened when David Cameron met an angry voter in Nottingham and find out why the M25 building works are taking so long. You'll also get to hear an exclusive trailer from the new Batman film... set in Newcastle.


2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Thursday 17th February 2011

This week David Cameron relaunches the Big Society again, Silvio Berlusconi appears on Take Me Out, there is appeal for more awards to be given to The King's Speech, and the NHS begins using hypnotherapy during pregnancy.


3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Thursday 24th February 2011

This week, we meet Banksy to talk about his Oscar nomination and also hear a snippet from the newly-discovered Enid Blyton book.


4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Thursday 3rd March 2011

This week we look a British Oscar winning PowerPoint presentation, there is a 60 second interview with Nick Clegg, we read the diary of Ashely Cole and there is coverage of Irish General Election.


5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Thursday 10th March 2011

Miles interviews some members of the SAS, we see what things might be like if tobacco was sold hidden behind the counter and a radical branch of UKIP tries to make Barnsley an independent state.


6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Thursday 17th March 2011

Miles volunteers to become a member of the Big Society, William Hague telephones addiction helpline Frank, there is a look at the security at the Lib Dem Conference, and the Queen and Prince Philip phone up Ladbrokes.