Tim Brooke-Taylor.

Take Me To Your Reader

BBC Radio 4 sitcom about a publisher. 5 episodes (1 series) in 1986. Stars Tim Brooke-Taylor, Glyn Houston and Eve Karpf.

Take Me To Your Reader

Sitcom about a high-brow publisher and his more commercial colleague

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1986
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
5   (1 series)
Starring
Tim Brooke-Taylor, Glyn Houston and Eve Karpf
Writer
Andrew Palmer
Producer
Edward Taylor

A mid-80s sitcom set in the publishing house, Roache & Brewer, where erudite, naïve Colin Luscombe fights an uphill battle with his bluff MD, Rees John. Colin wants to inform and educate the world, whilst Rees is only interested in the bottom line. "Forget literature," says Rees to Colin, "concentrate on books." Stuck in the middle is Janet Hunt.

Production Details

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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Saturday 8th March 1986 on BBC Radio 4 at 12:30pm
Last new broadcast
Saturday 5th April 1986 on BBC Radio 4 at 12:30pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Tuesday 10th August 2021 at 8:30am on Radio 4 Extra