Duck Quacks Don't Echo. Lee Mack. Copyright: Magnum Media.

Duck Quacks Don't Echo

Sky One panel show testing curious facts. 41 episodes (6 series), 2014 - 2017. Stars Lee Mack, Simon Foster, Emily Grossman, David Wharton and others.

Series 2, Episode 4

Further details

Duck Quacks Don't Echo. Image shows from L to R: Richard Madeley, Lee Mack, Denise Van Outen, Jason Manford. Copyright: Magnum Media.

"Northerners are dirtier than southerners" - according to TV presenter Denise Van Outen it's a bona fide fact, sparking a nationwide swabbing session to see if there really is a north-south hygiene divide. Fellow guest Jason Manford doesn't want to risk incurring the wrath of half of the country so plays it safe with his trivial titbit, that people are more stupid when they're wearing swimsuits.

Rounding out this week's panel, former This Morning favourite and sometime Ali G impersonator Richard Madeley hopes to rack up the points with his theory that it's impossible to walk, swim or drive in a straight line if you have a blindfold on.

Host Lee Mack, meanwhile, needs assistance to prove that a person can fit inside a swimming cap. Yep, inside.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 22nd September 2014
Time
8pm
Channel
Sky One
Length
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Lee Mack Host / Presenter
Simon Foster (as Dr Simon Foster) Self
Emily Grossman (as Dr Emily Grossman) Self
David Wharton Self
John Sergeant Narrator
Guest cast
Richard Madeley Guest
Denise Van Outen Guest
Jason Manford Guest
Val Curtis (as Dr Val Curtis) Self
Harriet Rosenthal (as Dr Harriet Rosenthal) Self
Rachel Riley Self
Hannah Critchlow (as Dr Hannah Critchlow) Self
Writing team
Andrew Bird Writer (Additional Material)
Dominic English (as Dom English) Writer (Additional Material)
Aiden Spackman Writer (Additional Material)
Neil Webster Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Julia Knowles Director
Karen Murdoch Series Producer
Eamonn Bownes Producer
Andy Auerbach Executive Producer
Dean Nabarro Executive Producer
Chris Brogden Executive Producer
Phil Edgar-Jones (as Philip Edgar-Jones) Executive Producer

Video

Can Richard Madeley fit inside a swimming cap?

Can a grown man fit inside a swimming cap? Richard Madeley attempts it.

Featuring: Lee Mack, Richard Madeley.

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