Party. Image shows from L to R: Simon (Tom Basden), Phoebe (Katy Wix), Mel (Anna Crilly), Duncan (Tim Key), Jared (Jonny Sweet). Copyright: BBC.


BBC Radio 4 sitcom about political students. 13 episodes (3 series), 2010 - 2018. Stars Tom Basden, Tim Key, Jonny Sweet, Anna Crilly and Katy Wix.

Series 2, Episode 4 is repeated on Radio 4 Extra on Friday at 11:30pm.

Series 2, Episode 2 - It's Technology, Stupid

The aspiring politicians get to grips with technology and launch a recruiting campaign on the internet.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 8th June 2011
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Tom Basden Simon
Tim Key Duncan
Jonny Sweet Jared
Anna Crilly Mel
Katy Wix Phoebe
Guest cast
Jane Whittenshaw Jared's Mum
Writing team
Tom Basden Writer
Production team
Julia McKenzie Producer

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