A comedy sketch show set among parents gathering to collect their children from school
- Sketch Show
- BBC Radio Scotland
- 6 (1 series)
- Pauline Goldsmith, Vivien Grahame and Jojo Sutherland
The Gates is a BBC Radio Scotland sketch show set among the parents who gather to collect their children from school. The show is presented as a documentary parody and features strong characters like 'Linda' who is obsessed with celebrity and Ida MacGinlay who has old fashioned ideas of discipline.
Each episode touches on real issues around parenting and is a weird, wonderful and entertaining as life at the school gates can be.
- First broadcast
- Friday 26th October 2012 on BBC Radio Scotland at 1:45pm
- Last new broadcast
- Friday 30th November 2012 on BBC Radio Scotland at 1:45pm
- Length of episodes
- 15 minutes
- Last repeat
- Saturday 1st December 2012 at 12:30am