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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, Marcus Brigstocke, Jon Holmes and others.

Next new episode is on tomorrow at 6:30pm. Series 50, Episode 4
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Production Details

Production company

British Broadcasting Corporation

Also known as

The Vote Now Show (Other official name)

Laugh track
Live audience



BBC Radio Theatre, Shaw Theatre, Venue Cymru - Normally recorded on Thursday evenings.

Recording dates
Series 49: 01/12/2016
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

Broadcast details

Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 50 Episode 4: Saturday at 12:30pm on Radio 4
  2. Series 50 Episode 4: Monday at 11pm on Radio 4 Extra
  3. Series 50 Episode 4: Tuesday at 9am on Radio 4 Extra

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