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The Mash Report

The Mash Report

  • TV comedy
  • BBC Two
  • 2017 - 2020
  • 28 episodes (4 series)

Topical comedy series inspired by website The Daily Mash and hosted by Nish Kumar. Also features Ellie Taylor, Steve N Allen, Rachel Parris, Andrew Hunter Murray, Geoff Norcott and more.

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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
  • Wednesday 2nd October 2019, 19:00 at Pinewood Studios


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 6th October 2019 10:20pm BBC2
Sunday 6th October 2019 11:05pm BBC2 Wales

Cast & crew

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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