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The Now Show. Image shows from L to R: Hugh Dennis, Steve Punt. Copyright: BBC.

The Now Show

BBC Radio 4 comedy / stand-up about the week's news. Broadcast, 1998 - 2017. Stars Steve Punt, Hugh Dennis, Jon Culshaw, Marcus Brigstocke and others.

Next new episode is on Friday at 6:30pm. Series 51, Episode 4
Catch-up on BBC iPlayer Radio   The programme is repeated today at 12:30pm

Production Details

Production company

British Broadcasting Corporation

Also known as

The Vote Now Show (Other official name)

Laugh track
Live audience

Location

Place

BBC Radio Theatre, Shaw Theatre, Venue Cymru, Glee Club (Birmingham) - Normally recorded on Thursday evenings.

Recording dates
Series 50: 02/03/2017, 09/03/2017, 16/03/2017, 23/03/2017, 30/03/2017 (Venue Cymru), 06/04/2017, 13/04/2017, 21/05/2017, 28/05/2017, 04/06/2017 (Glee Club (Birmingham)), 23/08/2017 (George Heriot's School)
Series 51: 02/11/2017 (Bush Hall), 09/11/2017 (RADA Studios), 16/11/2017 (RADA Studios), 23/11/2017 (Bush Hall), 30/11/2017, 07/12/2017, 14/12/2017

Broadcast details

Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 51 Episode 3: Today at 12:30pm on Radio 4
  2. Series 51 Episode 3: Monday at 11pm on Radio 4 Extra
  3. Series 51 Episode 3: Tuesday at 9am on Radio 4 Extra
  4. Series 51 Episode 4: Saturday 25th November at 12:30pm on Radio 4
  5. Series 51 Episode 4: Monday 27th November at 11pm on Radio 4 Extra
  6. Series 51 Episode 4: Tuesday 28th November at 9am on Radio 4 Extra

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