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The Skewer

The Skewer

  • Radio sketch show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2019 - 2024
  • 89 episodes (11 series)

Topical comedy show from Jon Holmes using Radiophonic Workshop sounds.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 2

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal problems, Big Ben bellringing MP Mark Francois, and James Buckley starring in Doctor Who are all being skewed.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 15th January 2020
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 19th January 2020 7:15pm Radio 4
Friday 24th January 2020 7:30am Radio 4 Extra
Friday 24th January 2020 5:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Friday 24th January 2020 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 25th January 2020 5:30am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Writing team
Jon Holmes Writer
Phil Lindsey Writer
Paul Kearney Writer
Davian Dent Writer
Mugger Harris Writer
Dave Wol Writer
Ash Williamson Writer
Tony Churnside Writer
Beth Granville Writer (Additional Material)
Mike Gilyatt Writer (Additional Material)
Nick Bosworth Writer (Additional Material)
Gareth Ceredig Writer (Additional Material)
Alice Gregg Writer (Additional Material)
Matt Harrison Writer (Additional Material)
Harry Hardy Writer (Additional Material)
Andy Hurst Writer (Additional Material)
Don MacLean Writer (Additional Material)
Andy Case Writer (Additional Material)
Kate O'Connor Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Jon Holmes Producer

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