Wordaholics. Gyles Brandreth. Copyright: BBC


  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2012 - 2014
  • 18 episodes (3 series)

Radio 4 panel game that tests the guests linguistic knowledge. Hosted by Gyles Brandreth, with regular panellist Natalie Haynes. Stars Gyles Brandreth, Natalie Haynes and Tracy Wiles.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 6

Comedy panel game all about words, hosted by Gyles Brandreth. Featuring Richard Herring, Alex Horne, Jenny Eclair, Natalie Haynes and the Letter F.

Broadcast details

Monday 26th March 2012
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 30th August 2015 7:15pm Radio 4
Friday 4th September 2015 7:30am Radio 4 Extra
Friday 4th September 2015 5:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 5th September 2015 5:30am Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 25th July 2018 9:00am Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 25th July 2018 4:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 26th July 2018 4:00am Radio 4 Extra
Friday 10th July 2020 9:00am Radio 4 Extra
Friday 10th July 2020 2:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 11th July 2020 2:00am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Gyles Brandreth Host / Presenter
Natalie Haynes Regular Panellist
Tracy Wiles Announcer
Guest cast
Richard Herring Guest
Alex Horne Guest
Jenny Eclair Guest
Writing team
Jon Hunter Writer
James Kettle Writer
Production team
Claire Jones Producer

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