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BBC Radio 4 sitcom featuring ghost stories. 9 episodes (3 series), 2017 - 2020. Stars Tom Neenan and Jenny Bede.

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Tom Neenan discovers what horrors may lurk in our apps and gadgets.

Further details

Travel through the bad gateway in this modern ghost story as writer and performer Tom Neenan discovers what horrors may lurk in our apps and gadgets.

Modern technology is terrifying. The average smartphone carries out 3.36 billion instructions per second. The average person can only carry out one instruction in that time. Stop and think about that for a second. Sorry, that's two instructions - you won't be able to do that.

But what if modern technology was literally terrifying? What if there really was a ghost in the machine?

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 11th October 2017
Time
11:15pm
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
15 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Tom Neenan Tom
Jenny Bede Heidi
Guest cast
Roger Morlidge The Cabbie
Kath Hughes Jane
Frances Barber The App
Writing team
Tom Neenan Writer
Production team
David Tyler Director
David Tyler Producer
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