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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 5

Boris Johnson haunts on Groundhog Day, Nigel Farage gets the Watership Down treatment, we reach Brexit transfer deadline day, and the dangers of Goop are skewered.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 5th February 2020
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 9th February 2020 7:15pm Radio 4
Friday 14th February 2020 7:30am Radio 4 Extra
Friday 14th February 2020 5:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Friday 14th February 2020 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 15th February 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
Nick Bosworth Writer (Additional Material)
Gareth Ceredig Writer (Additional Material)
Alice Gregg Writer (Additional Material)
Matt Harrison Writer (Additional Material)
Alex Buchanan Writer (Additional Material)
Dave Maughan Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Jon Holmes Producer

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