Prepper. Image shows from L to R: Rachel (Pearl Mackie), Sylvia (Sue Johnston). Copyright: Giddy Goat Productions.


BBC Radio 4 sitcom about two women preparing for the apocalypse. 8 episodes (2 series), 2019 - 2021. Stars Sue Johnston, Pearl Mackie, Simon Holland Roberts and Lydia West.

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Series 2, Episode 1 - We're All Preppers Now

Sylvia continues to broadcast from her garage, while Rachel is banished to a gazebo in the garden.

Broadcast details

This episode is currently available on BBC Sounds

Friday 11th June 2021
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Sue Johnston Sylvia
Lydia West Rachel
Writing team
Caroline Moran Writer
Production team
Steve Doherty Producer