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Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle

BBC Two stand-up / sketch show show starring Stewart Lee. 24 episodes (4 series), 2009 - 2016. Stars Stewart Lee, Peter Serafinowicz, Armando Iannucci, Chris Morris and others.

Series 2, Episode 2 - London

Stewart Lee looks at what it's like living in London these days. City living is certainly not getting any easier, and people are moving to the countryside... but have they thought it through?

Further details

Stewart Lee is once again on stage at the atmospheric Mildmay Club for the second episode of the second series of his show. This week, he's looking at what it's like living in London these days. What with the scramble for decent schools and that fact that you can barely move for being tweeted at or tweeted about, city living is certainly not getting any easier.

No wonder, then, that so many people are upping sticks and moving to the countryside. But have they thought it through? Really...? Sure, they go on about how marvellous their new lives are, but who are they trying to convince - you or themselves? Stewart's got an idea he knows what's really going on.

Punctuating the stand-up performance once again, Armando Iannucci has some searching questions for Stewart that ensure he keeps his feet on the ground. To put it mildly.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 11th May 2011
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Stewart Lee Host / Presenter
Armando Iannucci Self
Writing team
Stewart Lee Writer
Sean Gray Writer (Additional Material)
Chris Morris Script Editor
Production team
Tim Kirkby Director
Richard Webb Producer
Mark Freeland Executive Producer


Social Stew

BBC Marketing (online) discuss their social media strategy for Series 2 of Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle.

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Featuring: Stewart Lee, Kevin Eldon.

The Best Local School

Stewart Lee reveals how he got his child into the school with the best OFSTED report, with a little bit of help from his wife and the Chairman of the board of governers.

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Featuring: Stewart Lee.


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