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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 6, Episode 3

This week - a bit like Uncle Vernon in Harry Potter, Boris's letterbox is besieged by owls bearing police FPNs, we Escape To The War Torn Country, and ask 'What Is A Woman?'

Broadcast details

Wednesday 20th April 2022
BBC Radio 4
15 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 23rd April 2022 9:45pm Radio 4


Cast & crew

Writing team
Jon Holmes Writer
Phil Lindsey Writer
Paul Kearney Writer
Dave Wol Writer
Tony Churnside Writer
Gareth Ceredig Writer
Jennifer Walker Writer
Matt Kenyon Writer
Katie Sayer Writer
David Riffkin Writer
Alice Gregg Writer (Additional Material)
Mark Granger Writer (Additional Material)
Stuart Cooper (as Cooper-Mawhinney-Sweryt) Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Mawhinney (as Cooper-Mawhinney-Sweryt) Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Sweryt (as Cooper-Mawhinney-Sweryt) Writer (Additional Material)
Daniel Spencer Writer (Additional Material)
Emma Levin Writer (Additional Material)
Pete Hawkins Writer (Additional Material)
Alice Bright Writer (Additional Material)
Alex Burrows Writer (Additional Material)
Mark Hancock Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Jon Holmes Producer

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