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The Cornwell Estate

BBC Radio 4 sitcom. 10 episodes (2 series), 2008 - 2010. Stars Phil Cornwell, Tony Gardner, Daisy Haggard and Abigail Hollick.

The Cornwell Estate

Phil Cornwell's draws on his early real-life experiences in a series of character comedies set in a housing estate

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
2008 - 2010
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
10   (2 series)
Creators
Phil Cornwell and Andrew McGibbon
Starring
Phil Cornwell, Tony Gardner, Daisy Haggard and Abigail Hollick
Writer
Andrew McGibbon
Director
Andrew McGibbon
Producer
Andrew McGibbon

The Cornwell Estate is a series drawing on Phil Cornwell's early, real-life experiences. It creates an account of life on a fictional housing estate, told from the perspective of four of Phil's creations.

Each episode follows the fortunes of one of the characters as they negotiate the ups and downs of estate life and battle with authority, ex-wives, old friends, NHS surgeons, record companies, estate busybodies and meals on wheels.

Production Details

Production companies
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Wednesday 17th December 2008 on BBC Radio 4 at 11pm
Last new broadcast
Wednesday 1st December 2010 on BBC Radio 4 at 11:15pm
Length of episodes
15 minutes
Last repeat
Sunday 25th January 2015 at 11:00pm on Radio 4 Extra

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