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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 6, Episode 1

Prof. Brian Cox talks about a new Sun on Sunday, Justin looks at London Fashion Week, and as part of a work experience scheme the sound affects for the show are done by a teenager.

Broadcast details

Thursday 23rd February 2012
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 26th February 2012 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Justin Edwards Host / Presenter
Lewis Macleod Ensemble Actor
Pippa Evans Ensemble Actor
Nadia Kamil Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Gareth Gwynn Writer
John-Luke Roberts Writer
Andy Flood Writer
Eddie Robson Writer
Kevin Core (as Kev Core) Writer
Stephen Mawhinney Writer
Jon Hunter Writer
Gregor Paton Writer
Jim Speirs Writer
Alex Clissold-Jones Writer
Matt Oakley Writer
Jon Hunter Script Editor
Paul Hennell Writer
Jack Horner Writer
Mike Wozniak Writer
Joel Slack-Smith Writer
David Hemming Writer
Trevor Johnson Writer
Ryan Thomas Writer
Chris Whitfield Writer
Jenny Donoghue Writer
Julian Tuddenham Writer
Keiron Nicholson Writer
Mathew Wasley Writer
Nick Vincent Writer
Paul Martinovic Writer
Stuart Beale Writer
Thomas Duncan-Watt Writer
Thomas Smith Writer
Production team
Ed Morrish Producer
Lyndsay Fenner Producer

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