British Comedy Guide

Wordaholics. Gyles Brandreth. Copyright: BBC.


BBC Radio 4 panel show. 18 episodes (3 series), 2012 - 2014. Stars Gyles Brandreth and Natalie Haynes.

Production Details

Production company
Theme music is Wordy Rappinghood by Tom Tom Club.
Laugh track
Live audience


Pilot with Milton Jones, Jack Whitehall and Natalie Haynes recorded 15th November 2010 at The Geological Society. Series 1 recorded 31/10, 7/11, 22/11, 19/12 2011 at BBC Radio Theatre. Series 2 recorded 18th December 2012 and 8th January 2013 at BBC Radio Theatre and 30th January 2013 at The RADA Studios; Series 3 recorded 8, 15, 22 July 2014 at BBC Radio Theatre.

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 20th February 2012 on BBC Radio 4 at 11:30am
Last new broadcast
Wednesday 8th October 2014 on BBC Radio 4 at 11:30am
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Wednesday 13th December 2017 at 4:00am on Radio 4 Extra

Website links


Wordaholics. Gyles Brandreth. Copyright: BBC.

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