The Mash Report. Nish Kumar. Copyright: Princess Productions.

The Mash Report

BBC Two comedy satirising the news. 22 episodes (3 series), 2017 - 2019. Stars Nish Kumar, Ellie Taylor, Steve N Allen, Rachel Parris and others.

Another series is in development.

Series 3, Episode 5

In the wake of party conference season, Ahir Shah reports on the BBC's Naga Munchetty furore. Felicity Ward joins the team to talk pregnancy and decriminalising abortion.


This episode was broadcast a day later than the others, as BBC Two was showing Live Athletics on Thursday.

Broadcast details

Friday 4th October 2019
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Nish Kumar Host / Presenter
    Ellie Taylor Newsreader Susan
    Steve N Allen Newsreader Tom
    Tom Bell Ensemble Actor
    Greig Johnson Ensemble Actor
    Freya Parker Ensemble Actor
    Michael Spicer Ensemble Actor
    Guest cast
    Desiree Burch Self
    Ahir Shah Self
    Felicity Ward Self
    Writing team
    Tim Telling Writer
    John Camm Writer
    Sarah Campbell Writer
    Max Davis Writer
    Tom Neenan Writer
    Neil Rafferty Writer
    Tom Whiteley Writer
    Kat Sadler Writer
    Brian Kerr Writer
    Tom Ballard Writer
    Production team
    Barbara Wiltshire Director
    Mark Barrett Series Producer
    Lucy Topping Producer
    Chris Stott Executive Producer
    Pinki Chambers Executive Producer
    Peter Holmes Executive Producer
    Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
    Paul King VT Producer
    Pascal Emmenegger Editor
    Tim Ellison Editor
    Jake Mably Editor
    Danny Davis Editor
    Andrew Gates Production Designer
    Nigel Catmur Lighting Designer
    Sam Gale Composer

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