Recorded For Training Purposes. Copyright: BBC.

Recorded For Training Purposes

BBC Radio 4 sketch show. 27 episodes (pilot + 4 series), 2007 - 2010. Stars Ben Willbond, Ingrid Oliver, Dominic Coleman, Lewis Macleod, Julie Mayhew, Rachel Atkins and Colin Hoult.

Series 1, Episode 2

Sketches include a patronising helpline; Al-Qaeda attempting to create it's own You've Been Framed channel on YouTube; and more from internet podcaster Nameless Phil.

Broadcast details

Thursday 18th January 2007
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Ben Willbond Various
Ingrid Oliver Various
Dominic Coleman Various
Lewis Macleod Various
Julie Mayhew Various
Rachel Atkins Various
Writing team
James Cary Writer
Rhodri Crooks Writer
Nico Rigby Writer
David Cadji-Newby Writer
Michael Ryan Writer
Peter Brooksbank Writer
Kate Chedgey Writer
Danny Myers Writer
Matthew Morton Writer
Production team
Adam Bromley Producer


Recorded for Training Purposes

A video animation of one of the RFTP sketches... the technical support helpline. Note: the phone number for tickets and the web link shown at the end of this video are no longer valid.