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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 on Wednesday at 11pm.

Series 3, Episode 6

Sketches this week include a new mobile made out of a tin can; some worrying announcements from the cockpit; a bank that really, really cares about its customers; and a sketch about a lot of lost data.

Further details

Shipping Forecast (Gerry Hayes)
Tin Can Phone (Russell Thompson)
Captain #1 (Mike Ryan)
Bull Gritts (Madeleine Brettingham)
Heart Transplant (Tim Keen)
Your Voice/Text Us (Annie Burchell and Madeleine Brettingham)
Captain #2 (Mike Ryan)
The Caring Bank (Maureen Oakeley and Lydia Parker)
Twilight Grove (John Dorney)
Captain #3 (Mike Ryan)
Alan's Mix CD (Christina Martin and James MacDougall)
Attachment (Tom Meltzer)
Facebookaholics (Paul Ariss)
Radio Wittgenstein (John Ironmonger)
Lost Data (Marc Whitely)
Dog Glue (Madeleine Brettingham)
James Pink: Global Warming (Madeleine Brettingham)
The Email (Jeff Nolan)

Broadcast details

Thursday 12th February 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
    John Dorney Writer
    Madeleine Brettingham Writer
    Christina Martin Writer
    James MacDougall Writer
    Marc Whitely Writer
    James Cary Script Editor
    Jason Hazeley Script Editor
    Joel Morris Script Editor
    Gerry Hayes Writer
    Russell Thompson Writer
    Tim Keen Writer
    Annie Burchell Writer
    Maureen Oakeley Writer
    Lydia Parker Writer
    Tom Meltzer Writer
    Paul Ariss Writer
    John Ironmonger Writer
    Jeff Nolan Writer
    Production team
    Ed Morrish Producer

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