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.

Catch-up on Episode 4 on BBC Sounds

Series 2, Episode 2 - Fear of Going Out

Lydia's anxiety slightly gets the better of her as she engages with the outside world again, post-lockdown and attends a wedding. Luckily, technology means Sylvia is on hand with some stern crisis advice.

Broadcast details

Friday 18th 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