- Panel Show
- 2006 - 2019
- BBC Radio 4
- 129 (1 pilot + 21 series)
- Graeme Garden and Jon Naismith
- David Mitchell
- Iain Pattinson, Dan Gaster, Colin Swash, John Finnemore and Christine Rose
- Jon Naismith and Richard Turner
This radio show, hosted by David Mitchell, sees four players each giving a lecture on a subject - with the majority of their speeches consisting of fabricated lies. However, each contestant must attempt to smuggle five strange-but-true facts past the rest of the panel, hoping that no-one will notice what they have said is the unbelievable truth.
- The panel game built on truth and lies.
- Production companies
- The theme tune is My Patch by Jim Noir.
- Laugh track
- Live audience
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- First broadcast
- Thursday 19th October 2006 on BBC Radio 4 at 6:30pm
- Last new broadcast
- Monday 28th January 2019 on BBC Radio 4 at 6:30pm
- Last repeat
- Tuesday 5th February 2019 at 5:30am on Radio 4 Extra