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Russell Howard's Good News

BBC Two and BBC Three stand-up hosted by Russell Howard. 97 episodes (10 series), 2009 - 2015. Stars Russell Howard.

Series 10, Episode 7

Russell looks at Turkey's decision to bomb a Russian plane, filibustering and Norway's novel way to educate students about STDs.


The first broadcast of this episode erroneously credited Sean Conway as the special guest, rather than Tim Farron.

Broadcast details

Thursday 3rd December 2015
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Russell Howard Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Tim Farron Guest
Sam Pamphilon Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Russell Howard Writer
Steve Williams Writer
Steve Hall Writer
Dale Shaw Writer (Additional Material)
Lloyd Langford Writer (Additional Material)
Andy Zaltzman Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Peter Orton Director
Robyn O'Brien Series Producer
Dan Atkinson Producer
Jason Dawson Producer
Jon Thoday Executive Producer
Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
James Taylor Executive Producer
Ruby Kuraishe Executive Producer


Yet another mass shooting in America

Russell looks at the fatal shootings at a planned parenthood clinic in Colorado.

Featuring: Russell Howard.

Tim Farron answers some quick-fire questions

Liberal Democrat leader, Tim Farron, bravely answers questions from the studio audience

Featuring: Russell Howard, Tim Farron.


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