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Revolting People

Revolting People

  • Radio sitcom
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2000 - 2006
  • 24 episodes (4 series)

An Anglo-American radio sitcom set in Colonial America. Written by and starring Andy Hamilton and Jay Tarses. Also features James Fleet, Felicity Montagu, Penelope Nice, Sophie Thompson, Jan Ravens and more.

Episode menu

Series 2, Episode 6 - Still In Trying Times

Ezekiel discovers the truth about his ginger-haired baby, and sets out to track down its father. The others set out to stop him.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 29th May 2001
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 26th October 2009 10:30pm Radio 7
Sunday 1st November 2009 3:00pm Radio 7
Monday 4th October 2010 10:30pm Radio 7
Wednesday 11th January 2012 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 10th July 2013 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 12th August 2015 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 27th June 2017 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 25th May 2019 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 8th June 2021 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Jay Tarses Samuel Oliphant
Andy Hamilton Sergeant McGurk
James Fleet Captain Brimshaw
Penelope Nice Cora Spriggs
Jan Ravens Mary Oliphant
Tony Maudsley Joshua Oliphant
Hugh Dennis Ezekiel Spriggs
Michael Fenton Stevens Ensemble Actor
Philip Pope Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Susie Blake Elizabeth
Writing team
Jay Tarses Writer
Andy Hamilton Writer
Production team
Paul Mayhew-Archer Producer

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