Room 101. Frank Skinner. Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

Room 101 (2012)

BBC One panel show / chat show about pet hates. 56 episodes (7 series), 2012 - 2018. Stars Frank Skinner.

Series 4, Episode 4 - Alexander Armstrong, Henry Blofeld, Dame Kelly Holmes

Alexander Armstrong, superstar athlete Dame Kelly Holmes and golden voice of cricket Henry Blofeld compete to have their pet hates and peeves consigned to Room 101. Nominations include restaurants that don't keep proper powdered English mustard, snoring in public places and unnecessary cocktail ingredients.

Further details

Room 101. Image shows from L to R: Kelly Holmes, Frank Skinner, Henry Blofeld, Alexander Armstrong. Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

Modern Life

- Alexander: Answer machine messages.

- Kelly: The M25 - Into Room 101.

- Henry: People who talk to him at breakfast.


- Kelly: Snoring in public places.

- Henry: People who say: "Have a nice day" - Into Room 101.

- Alexander: 27th-30th December.

Food and Drink

- Henry: Restaurants that don't have proper powdered English mustard - Into Room 101.

- Kelly: Stickers on the bottom of new plates, cups, glasses and cutlery.

- Alexander: Unnecessary cocktail ingredients.


Broadcast on Thursday because the FA Cup was shown on Friday.

Broadcast details

Thursday 22nd January 2015
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Frank Skinner Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alexander Armstrong Guest
Henry Blofeld Guest
Kelly Holmes (as Dame Kelly Holmes) Guest
Writing team
Frank Skinner Writer
Production team
Paul Wheeler Director
Adam Copeland Series Producer
Aoife Bower Producer
Jimmy Mulville Executive Producer
Richard Wilson Executive Producer
Stu Mather Executive Producer
Alan Tyler Executive Producer


Dame Kelly Holmes on snoring in public places

Frank Skinner asks Kelly Holmes about her dislike of people snoring in public places.

Featuring: Frank Skinner, Dame Kelly Holmes.


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