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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 9, Episode 3

This week we look at the chances of Boris Johnson becoming PM, a drunk lovelorn Benjamin Netanyahu hassels Barack Obama in the middle of the night, and a selection of new populist houses are now open to the National Trust.

Broadcast details

Thursday 3rd October 2013
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 6th October 2013 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
Alex Buchanan Writer
Tom Neenan Writer
Stephen Holford Writer
Matt Oakley Writer
Eleanor Green Writer
Murray James Writer
Steve Blair Writer
Gabby Hutchinson Crouch Writer
James Bugg Writer
Max Davis Writer
Ash Williamson Writer
Alice Gregg Writer
Garry Abbot Writer
GrĂ¡inne Maguire Writer
Liam Beirne Writer
Vivienne Riddoch Writer
Tom Neenan Script Editor
Andy Wolton Script Editor
James Brook Writer
Paul Hennell Writer
Nick Vincent Writer
Brennan Reece Writer
Rob Marshall Writer
Tom Little Writer
Neevon Khayati-Daryan Writer
Mark Rawle Writer
Simon Paul Miller Writer
Marc Wyn Jones Writer
Adrian Gray Writer
Chaz Robertshaw Writer
Danny Garlick Writer
James Bartley Writer
Martin Kilbane Writer
Sarah Cassidy Writer
Production team
Carl Cooper Producer
Lyndsay Fenner Producer

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