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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 3, Episode 5 - Them Thar Hills

Samuel and McGurk go looking for gold in hostile 'injun' territory with a guy called Mad Pete. What could possibly go wrong?

Broadcast details

Thursday 24th June 2004
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 30th November 2009 10:30pm Radio 7
Monday 8th November 2010 10:30pm Radio 7
Thursday 5th April 2012 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 23rd October 2013 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 25th November 2015 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 14th September 2019 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 10th August 2021 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Jay Tarses Samuel Oliphant
Andy Hamilton Sergeant McGurk
James Fleet Captain Brimshaw
Tony Maudsley Joshua Oliphant
Guest cast
Hugh Dennis Mad Pete
Philip Pope Mr. Gold
Writing team
Jay Tarses Writer
Andy Hamilton Writer
Production team
Paul Mayhew-Archer Producer

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