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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 5

This week, tractor porn, Westminster meets The Muppet Show, Keir Starmer goes on Tattoo Fixers, and why Parliament feels like Blackadder.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 4th May 2022
BBC Radio 4
15 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 7th May 2022 9:45pm Radio 4


Cast & crew

Writing team
Jon Holmes Writer
Paul Kearney Writer
Dave Wol Writer
Tony Churnside Writer
Gareth Ceredig Writer
Henrik Persson Writer
Jennifer Walker Writer
Matt Kenyon Writer
Katie Sayer Writer
David Riffkin Writer
Imogen Andrews 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)
Stuart Pointon Writer (Additional Material)
Alice Bright Writer (Additional Material)
Nicky Roberts Writer (Additional Material)
Kevin Smith Writer (Additional Material)
Uttom Chowdhury Writer (Additional Material)
Katie Colman Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Jon Holmes Producer

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