Unite. Image shows from L to R: Imogen (Claire Skinner), Gideon (Ivo Graham), Tony (Mark Steel), Ashley (Elliot Steel)


  • Radio sitcom
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2020 - 2023
  • 11 episodes (2 series)

Sitcom about class, compromise and step-sibling rivalry. Stars Mark Steel, Claire Skinner, Elliot Steel, Ivo Graham, Ayesha Antoine and more.

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Series 2, Episode 6 - Life And Death

It's Tony's birthday but he's in no mood to celebrate. Ashley attends his Nan's funeral and is reunited with his mum for the first time in years.

Broadcast details

Thursday 6th July 2023
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 13th July 2023 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra


Cast & crew

Mark Steel Tony
Claire Skinner Imogen
Elliot Steel Ashley
Ivo Graham Gideon
Ayesha Antoine Rebecca
Guest cast
Ruth Bratt Eileen
Simon Greenall Nigel
Naz Osmanoglu Stefan
Isla Blair Geraldine
Ashley McGuire (as Ashley Maguire) Heather
Barry Castagnola Ron
Barry Castagnola Little Dicky
Naz Osmanoglu Barber
Ian Pearce Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Elliot Steel Writer
Barry Castagnola Writer
Ivo Graham Writer (Additional Material)
Claire Skinner Writer (Additional Material)
Ayesha Antoine Writer (Additional Material)
Ruth Bratt Writer (Additional Material)
Simon Greenall Writer (Additional Material)
Mark Steel Writer (Additional Material)
Ian Pearce Writer
Naz Osmanoglu Writer (Additional Material)
Isla Blair Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Barry Castagnola Director
Barry Castagnola Producer
Mario Stylianides Executive Producer
Jerry Peal Sound Designer

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