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BBC Two and BBC One panel show about quite interesting facts. 249 episodes (pilot + 17 series), 2003 - 2020. Stars Sandi Toksvig, Stephen Fry and Alan Davies.

Next new episode is on Friday at 10pm. Series Q, Episode 8
Catch-up on Episode 7 on BBC iPlayer   Series O, Episode 11 is repeated on Dave today at 11:40pm.

Series O - Highlights Special

More of the best bits from Series O, with Sandi Toksvig, Alan Davies and guests.

Further details


- Oddballs Best Bit: What do vegetarian goat suckers eat?

- Odorous And Odious Best Bit: On the scent.

- Tangent: Opposites Best Bit: Orphaned negatives.

- Tangent: Offices And Occupations Best Bit: The spoon game.

- Tangent: Organisms Best Bit: Men have oestrogen as well as women.

- Oceans Best Bit: Why it is ominous music that makes sharks scary.

- Operations Best Bit: What is the point of a tap in the ocean?

- The Occult Best Bit: Sandi's mind-reading maths trick.

- Organisms Best Bit: The skeleton of the dik-dik.

- O Christmas Best Bit: How to wrap up any Christmas present.

- Odds and Ends Best Bit: The meanings of some odd-sounding words beginning with "O".

- Tangent: Ologies Best Bit: Having a pet chameleon.

- Tangent: Origins And Openings Best Bit: Origami animals.

- Ologies Best Bit: Modern racing catamarans.

- Over And Ova Best Bit: Female outlaws.

- Overseas Best Bit: The number of hills Rome was built on.

Broadcast details

Friday 2nd March 2018
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Sandi Toksvig Host / Presenter
    Alan Davies Regular Panellist
    Guest cast
    Bill Bailey Guest
    Rich Hall Guest
    Jimmy Carr Guest
    Phill Jupitus Guest
    David Mitchell Guest
    Liza Tarbuck Guest
    Jan Ravens Guest
    Ross Noble Guest
    Susan Calman Guest
    Jason Manford Guest
    Sara Pascoe Guest
    Noel Fielding Guest
    Colin Lane Guest
    Josh Widdicombe Guest
    Victoria Coren Mitchell Guest
    Aisling Bea Guest
    Matt Lucas Guest
    Cariad Lloyd Guest
    Rhod Gilbert Guest
    Romesh Ranganathan Guest
    Holly Walsh Guest
    Deirdre O'Kane (as Deidre O'Kane) Guest
    Nish Kumar Guest
    Claudia Winkleman Guest
    Joe Lycett Guest
    Grayson Perry Guest
    Sally Phillips Guest
    Russell Brand Guest
    Writing team
    James Harkin Script Editor
    Production team
    Ian Lorimer Director
    John Lloyd (as John Lloyd CBE) Series Producer
    Piers Fletcher Producer
    Kalpna Patel-Knight Executive Producer
    Justin Pollard Associate Producer
    Nick King Editor
    Jonathan Paul Green Production Designer
    Nick Collier Lighting Designer
    Mike Sutcliffe Lighting Designer
    Howard Goodall Composer
    Mat Coward Researcher
    James Harkin Researcher
    Will Bowen Researcher
    Anne Miller Researcher
    Anna Ptaszynski Researcher
    Alex Bell Researcher
    Stevyn Colgan Researcher
    Ben Dupré Researcher
    Andrew Hunter Murray Researcher
    Ed Brooke-Hitching Researcher
    Alice Campbell Davis Researcher

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