Think The Unthinkable. Image shows from L to R: Owen (David Mitchell), Daisy de Vere (Catherine Shepherd), Ryan Packer (Marcus Brigstocke), Sophie Stott (Emma Kennedy). Copyright: BBC
Think The Unthinkable

Think The Unthinkable

  • Radio sitcom
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2001 - 2005
  • 21 episodes (4 series)

Sitcom about a firm of incompetent management consultants who cause havoc every time they are hired. Stars Marcus Brigstocke, Emma Kennedy, Beth Chalmers, Catherine Shepherd, David Mitchell and Robin Ince

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 1 - Longleys Bank

Longleys Bank ask for a new image.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 16th October 2001
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 12th March 2009 11:00pm Radio 7
Monday 22nd March 2010 11:00pm Radio 7
Sunday 28th March 2010 2:30pm Radio 7
Thursday 1st December 2011 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 30th December 2013 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 8th December 2015 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 3rd September 2017 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 17th September 2019 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 30th May 2023 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Marcus Brigstocke Ryan Packer
Emma Kennedy Sophie Stott
Catherine Shepherd Daisy de Vere
Guest cast
Olivia Colman Vanessa (Bank Cashier)
Stephen Moore John (Bank MD)
Kim Wall Derick (Branch Manager)
Writing team
James Cary Writer
Paul Mayhew-Archer Script Editor
Ed Drew Script Editor
Production team
Adam Bromley Producer
John Whitehall Composer

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