Mid Morning Matters With Alan Partridge. Alan Partridge (Steve Coogan). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.

Mid Morning Matters With Alan Partridge

Sky Atlantic sitcom following Alan Partridge on North Norfolk Digital. 12 episodes (2 series), 2012 - 2016. Stars Steve Coogan and Tim Key.

Mid Morning Matters With Alan Partridge. Image shows from L to R: Alan Partridge (Steve Coogan), Sidekick Simon (Tim Key), Blackbird Goodbrooke (Julian Barratt). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.

Series 2, Episode 3 - Blackbird + Gangster

Alan invites folk musician Blackbird Goodbrook into the studio to sing some songs about bees, before getting real with a reformed young offender turned youth leader.

Further details

The indelible Alan Partridge presents another edition of his feature-packed digital radio show, covering the important questions, such as "What would you not do for love?" and "How hot should you have your bath?"

As well as giving a revealing glimpse into Alan's morning workout routine, this week sees folk musician Blackbird Goodbrook invited into the studio to play a few songs - mostly about bees.

Then later, Alan gets real when a reformed young offender comes into the studio to talk about his chequered past, opening up a shameful confession from Alan involving the illicit consumption of three KitKats.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 1st March 2016
Sky Atlantic
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Steve Coogan Alan Partridge
Tim Key Sidekick Simon
Guest cast
Julian Barratt Blackbird Goodbrooke
Anna Stockton Studio Assistant
Richie Campbell Julius Scannel
Simon Greenall Caller (Voice)
Dan Skinner Caller (Voice)
Julia Deakin Caller (Voice)
Doon Mackichan Caller (Voice)
Maia Lancashire Caller (Voice)
Martin Glyn Murray Caller (Voice)
Writing team
Steve Coogan Writer
Neil Gibbons Writer
Rob Gibbons Writer
Production team
Neil Gibbons Director
Rob Gibbons Director
Ted Dowd Producer
Dave Lambert Producer
Henry Normal Executive Producer
Steve Coogan Executive Producer
Lucy Lumsden Executive Producer

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