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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 3, Episode 1

Donald Trump introduces The Purge, the government take part in the BBC's new educational programming, and homophobic reactions to a Cream Egg advert. Surely 2021 can't be worse than 2020?

Broadcast details

Wednesday 13th January 2021
BBC Radio 4
15 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
Gareth Ceredig Writer
Jonathan Cresswell Writer
Nick Bosworth Writer (Additional Material)
Alice Gregg Writer (Additional Material)
Matt Harrison Writer (Additional Material)
Harry Hardy Writer (Additional Material)
Peter Tellouche Writer (Additional Material)
Henrik Persson Writer (Additional Material)
Hamish Lloyd Barnes Writer (Additional Material)
Tony Salmon Writer (Additional Material)
Maisie Holmes Writer (Additional Material)
David Gale Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Jon Holmes Producer

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