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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, Episode 4

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.

Broadcast details

Thursday 3rd March 2011
BBC Radio 7
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Miles Jupp Host / Presenter
Lewis Macleod Ensemble Actor
Margaret Cabourn-Smith Ensemble Actor
Pippa Evans Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Mark Spiller Writer
Alex Buchanan Writer
Tom Neenan Writer
Eddie Robson Writer
Rebecca Hobbs Writer
Benjamin Partridge (as Ben Partridge) Writer
Jon Hunter Writer
Richard Ward Writer
Jamie Gladden Writer
Mark Cowling Writer
Dan Kiss Writer
James Kettle Script Editor
Dale Shaw Writer
Rob Falconer Writer
Saul Wordsworth Writer
John C. Robertson Writer
Colin Dowland Writer
Jim Coulson Writer
Jez Gee Writer
Anna Robertson Writer
Andrea Mann Writer
Martyn Deakin Writer
Peter More Writer
Ian Slatter Writer
Craig Napier Writer
Lucy Guy Writer
Alex Burrows Writer
Andrew Blair Writer
Chris Coyle Writer
David Cater Writer
Andrew Train Writer
Steve N Allen Writer
Joel Slack-Smith Writer
James Allnutt Writer
Karel Brownskie Writer
Graeme Dixon Writer
Production team
Simon Mayhew-Archer Producer

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