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 is repeated on Radio 4 Extra on Wednesday at 11pm.

Series 3, Episode 2

Sketches include a man phoning up the numbers in public toilets; adverts for the BBC iPlayer; the new kid's toy, My First Call Centre; a dancing sign language expert on BBC News; Holby City staff attempting to resuscitate another actor's career; and an odd baptism request.

Further details

Sketch List, With Writer Credits

1: Sudoku (Andy Flood)
2: Fatuous Survey (Eddie Robson)
3: My First Call Centre (Christopher Stanners)
4: iPlayer #1 (Matthew Morton)
5: James Pink #1 (Madeleine Brettingham)
6: Phone-In Budget (Stephen Carlin)
7: iPlayer #2 (Matthew Morton)
8: Holby Career (Matthew Morton)
9: 5 Second Theatre (Damian Nicolaou)
10: Celebrity Stalking (Mike Ryan)
11: Parents' IT Hotline (Matt Hurst)
12: iPlayer #3 (Matthew Morton)
13: Childrens' Support Hotline (Sam Kellow)
14: Nasty Names (Matthew Morton)
15: Next of Kin (Sean Grant)
16: Fake Signing (Stuart Beale)
17: James Pink #2 (Madeleine Brettingham)
18: iPlayer #4 (Matthew Morton)
19: Dirty Phone Sex (Thomas Gladstone)

Broadcast details

Thursday 15th 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
    Matthew Morton Writer
    Madeleine Brettingham Writer
    James Cary Script Editor
    Jason Hazeley Script Editor
    Joel Morris Script Editor
    Andy Flood Writer
    Eddie Robson Writer
    Christopher Stanners Writer
    Stephen Carlin Writer
    Damian Nicolaou Writer
    Matt Hurst Writer
    Sam Kellow Writer
    Sean Grant Writer
    Thomas Gladstone Writer
    Stuart Beale Writer
    Production team
    Ed Morrish Producer

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