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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 3

The non-PC actor Laurence Fox is depicted in a Mr. Men story, Prince Harry is in a football-like transfer to Canada, and a new virus in China are among the things being skewed.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 22nd January 2020
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 26th January 2020 7:15pm Radio 4

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)
Alice Gregg Writer (Additional Material)
Harry Hardy Writer (Additional Material)
Alex Buchanan Writer (Additional Material)
Andy Case Writer (Additional Material)
Sarah Dempster Writer (Additional Material)
Miranda Kane Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Jon Holmes Producer

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