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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.

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Series 2, Episode 4

Using Excel to run NHS Track & Trace, local lockdowns are akin Hotel California, Postman Pat struggles dealing with postal votes in the US Election, and the government appears on Play Your Cards Right this week.

Broadcast details

Thursday 8th October 2020
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

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)
Harry Hardy Writer (Additional Material)
Imogen Andrews Writer (Additional Material)
Dave Maughan Writer (Additional Material)
David Riffkin Writer (Additional Material)
Peter Tellouche Writer (Additional Material)
Jonathan Cresswell Writer (Additional Material)
Rob Banwell Writer (Additional Material)
Granville Gilliard Writer (Additional Material)
Adam Hess Writer (Additional Material)
Robin Flavell Writer (Additional Material)
Stuart Pointon (as Stuart Charles Dickens) Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Jon Holmes Producer

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