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 3, Episode 1

Sketches include the crime-solving architects; a deliberately annoying mobile phone handset; BackStory Factor, the talent show in which you need a sob story; a man who finds two actors are cheaper than a plasma TV; and introducing Jeff, a man who creates inappropriate voicemail greetings.

Further details

Sketch List, With Writer Credits

1: Soap Forecast (Beki Hobbs)
2: Automated phone system (Christina Martin and James MacDougall)
3: Dave/Adrian (Kate Chedgey)
4: Google (Michael Balazo)
5: John Barrowmen #1 (John Dorney)
6: Answerphone #1 (Daniel Harlos)
7: Facebook Friends (John-Luke Roberts)
8: Noise Pollution (John-Luke Roberts)
9: Despondent Correspondent #1 (Matt Honeyball)
10: Answerphone #2 (Daniel Harlos)
11: Crime-solving Architects #1 (James Sherwood)
12: Annoying Phone (Mike Ryan)
13: Crime-solving Architects #2 (James Sherwood)
14: Answerphone #3 (Daniel Harlos)
15: Actor TV (Michael Rees)
16: BackStory Factor (Kate Chedgey)
== After Credits ==
17: John Barrowmen #2 (John Dorney)

Broadcast details

Thursday 8th January 2009
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
Michael Ryan Writer
Kate Chedgey Writer
John Dorney Writer
Matt Honeyball Writer
Christina Martin Writer
James MacDougall Writer
Michael Balazo Writer
James Sherwood Writer
James Cary Script Editor
Jason Hazeley Script Editor
Joel Morris Script Editor
Rebecca Hobbs (as Beki Hobbs) Writer
Daniel Harlos Writer
John-Luke Roberts Writer
Michael Rees Writer
Production team
Ed Morrish Producer

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