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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 tomorrow at 11pm.

Series 3, Episode 4

Sketches include an airborne traffic reporter with issues; adverts for a sofa shop sale that must end soon... or at least one day; an awkward pie shop customer; and a lawyer reading out a less-than-eloquent statement from their celebrity client on the steps outside a court.

Further details

Apology (Bruce Shakespeare)
Condescending Review (Andrew Jones)
Eye In The Sky 1 (Mike Ryan)
Sofa Sale 1 (Matt Honeyball)
Police Interview Tape (Nick Wood)
Mobile Conversation (Tim Connery)
Eye In The Sky 2 (Mike Ryan)
Pie Shop Stats Man (James Sherwood)
Death's Door (Huw Davies)
Celebrity Statement (Frog Stone)
Art (Samuel Schafer)
The Spy Who Phoned Me (Kerris Kent)
Media Hysteria (Peter Brooksbank)
Don't Say Black (Madeleine Brettingham)
Eye In The Sky 3 (Mike Ryan)
Train Announcer's Hug (Christopher Nielan)
Sofa Sale 2 (Matt Honeyball)
Boris (Gavin Whenman)

Broadcast details

Thursday 29th 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
    Peter Brooksbank Writer
    Madeleine Brettingham Writer
    Matt Honeyball Writer
    Frog Stone Writer
    James Sherwood Writer
    James Cary Script Editor
    Jason Hazeley Script Editor
    Joel Morris Script Editor
    Bruce Shakespeare Writer
    Andrew Jones Writer
    Nick Wood Writer
    Tim Connery Writer
    Huw Davies Writer
    Samuel Schafer Writer
    Kerris Kent Writer
    Christopher Nielan Writer
    Gavin Whenman Writer
    Production team
    Ed Morrish Producer

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