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

Duck Quacks Don't Echo

Sky One panel show testing curious facts. 42 episodes (6 series), 2014 - 2017. Stars Lee Mack, Simon Foster, Emily Grossman, David Wharton and others.

Highlights special to follow.
Series 5, Episode 2 is repeated on Sky2 today at 8pm.

Series 2, Episode 6

Further details

Duck Quacks Don't Echo. Image shows from L to R: Chris Tarrant, Lee Mack, Kimberly Wyatt, Robert Webb. Copyright: Magnum Media.

Lee Mack kicks off the final episode of the series by showing guests Chris Tarrant, Kimberly Wyatt and Robert Webb an unorthodox way of drinking wine, proving that you can open a bottle of vino with a boot. Please note that, while this is indeed possible, it's also a royal pain in the derriere - there is a very good reason why people use corkscrews rather than Caterpillars.

Kids are inquisitive creatures, sure, but did you know that the average child asks 288 questions every day? That's Tarrant's titbit, although the TV presenter doesn't disclose how many of these queries are simply the repetition of 'why'. Webb, meanwhile, goes all out to demonstrate that four ceramic cups can withstand the weight of a two-ton truck.

Confident she's got the evening's most impressive morsel, Got to Dance judge Kimberley Wyatt proposes that, in a public toilet, the cubicle closet to the door has the least amount of germs. And, who better to gather evidence for the singer's theory than former How Clean is Your House presenter Kim Woodburn.

The winning celeb then gets to assist Mack in a follicle-based final experiment.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 6th October 2014
Time
8pm
Channel
Sky One
Length
60 minutes

Repeats

    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
    Chris Tarrant Guest
    Robert Webb Guest
    Kimberly Wyatt Guest
    Richard Woolfson (as Dr. Richard Woolfson) Self
    Peter Ayton (as Prof. Peter Ayton) Self
    Kim Woodburn 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)
    Iain Wimbush Script Editor
    Production team
    Markus Blee Production Designer
    Michael Marden Editor
    Julia Knowles Director
    Karen Murdoch Series Producer
    Reshmi Bajnath Producer
    Andy Auerbach Executive Producer
    Dean Nabarro Executive Producer
    Chris Brogden Executive Producer
    Phil Edgar-Jones (as Philip Edgar-Jones) Executive Producer

    Video

    Kimberly Wyatt tests the strength of human hair

    Lee Mack suspends Kimberly Wyatt from a woman's hair to test the strength of human hair. Dr. Emily Watson is also on hand with some fascinating facts about hair.

    Featuring: Lee Mack, Kimberly Wyatt.

    Paywall

    Supporters and subscribers get more

    Additional content and tools are available across the site for Supporters and BCG Pro subscribers. On this page you can:

    • Broadcast details of 24 past repeats of this episode
    • BCG Pro Gold users can see additional crew credits  
      If you join BCG Pro Gold, you can see vt producer, vt director, edit producer & vt editor credits for this episode.

    Donate (for fans) BCG Pro

    Already a donor or Pro user?