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The Brig Society

The Brig Society

  • Radio sketch show / stand-up
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2013 - 2022
  • 20 episodes (4 series)

Stand-up and sketch series presented by Marcus Brigstocke. Each week is themed around a different industry. Also features Rufus Jones, William Andrews, Margaret Cabourn-Smith and Colin Hoult.

Episode menu

Series 2, Episode 1 - MEP

Marcus Brigstocke has got himself elected as a Member of the European Parliament. So it's off to Brussels to meet Europe's finest parliamentary minds and also UKIP. Along the way he'll be examining the history of the EU, its legislative structure, the democratic burden that must be shouldered to promulgate a more humane society and why so many UKIP members wear yellow trousers.

Broadcast details

Friday 1st August 2014
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 2nd August 2014 12:30pm Radio 4
Sunday 11th June 2017 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Marcus Brigstocke Host / Presenter
Rufus Jones Ensemble Actor
William Andrews Ensemble Actor
Margaret Cabourn-Smith Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Marcus Brigstocke Writer
Jeremy Salsby Writer
Toby Davies Writer
Nick Doody Writer
Steve Punt Writer
Dan Tetsell Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
David Tyler Director
David Tyler Producer

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