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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 8, Episode 2

Thsi week Newsjack presents the diary of a panda, a look at schools for "the gifted" and Ed Miliband's cunning way to realise his greatest dream.

Broadcast details

Thursday 21st February 2013
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Justin Edwards Host / Presenter
Lewis Macleod Ensemble Actor
Pippa Evans Ensemble Actor
Nadia Kamil Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Stephen Holford Writer
Graham Kilvington Writer
Chris Allen Writer
Jamie Gladden Writer
Mark Cowling Writer
Matt Oakley Writer
Owen Seddon Writer
Emlyn Williams Writer
Caspian James Writer
Kevin Baker Writer
James Bugg Writer
Max Davis Writer
Alice Gregg Writer
Garry Abbot Writer
Tom Neenan Script Editor
Elaine Malcolmson Writer
John McGlade Writer
Kerris Kent Writer
Thomas Smith Writer
Mike Whalley Writer
Mathilda Gregory Writer
Matthew Fishwick (as Matt Fishwick) Writer
John Walker Writer
Sean Bennett Writer
Tom Crawshaw Writer
Brennan Reece Writer
Hayley Ellis Writer
Dave Williams Writer
Wil Walker Writer
Graeme McCarthy Writer
Charlie Connolly Writer
Fred Spanner Writer
Grant Lane Writer
Jonathan Irwin Writer
Keri Williams Writer
Kevin Archer Writer
Lex Genn Writer
Mike Yeoman Writer
Nathan Gower Writer
Pippa Evans Writer
Will Trimble Writer
Eddie Robson Script Editor
Production team
Ed Morrish Producer
Lyndsay Fenner Producer

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