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BBC Radio 4 Extra and BBC Radio 7 sketch show written by the public. 143 episodes (pilot + 24 series), 2009 - 2021. Stars Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Angela Barnes, Nish Kumar, Romesh Ranganathan and others.

Another series is in development.

Series 5, Episode 6

An plane at Heathrow gets delayed by several hours, Ed Miliband develops a shadow shadow foreign policy, and binned documents by Oliver Letwin have been found by the Wombles.

Broadcast details

Thursday 20th October 2011
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Justin Edwards Host / Presenter
Lewis Macleod Ensemble Actor
Margaret Cabourn-Smith Ensemble Actor
Pippa Evans Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Gareth Gwynn Writer
Mark Spiller Writer
Tom Neenan Writer
Kevin Core (as Kev Core) Writer
Benjamin Partridge (as Ben Partridge) Writer
Graham Kilvington Writer
Sean Lindsay Writer
Mark Cowling Writer
Andy Wolton Writer
Murray James Writer
James Kettle Script Editor
Jack Horner Writer
Henry Paker Writer
Andy Brown Writer
Mike Wozniak Writer
Ryan Thomas Writer
Brian Two Writer
David Lovesy Writer
Ian Ravenscroft Writer
Aaron Caris Writer
Cariad Lloyd Writer
Duncan Black Writer
Graeme Knowles Writer
Joseph Bell Writer
Paul Leyshon Writer
Production team
Simon Mayhew-Archer Producer
Lyndsay Fenner Producer

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