Comedy of the Week

BBC Radio 4


Brighten your week with the latest BBC Radio 4 comedy, introduced by Cariad Lloyd.


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The Pin plus interview

July 17th, 2017

Comedy double act The Pin chat to Cariad Lloyd about how to pitch bad ideas, being put together X-Factor style and weird dogs. "The most exciting new comedy duo working today" - David Walliams Their hugely successful second series won critical acclaim and a slew of awards. Now double-act The Pin are back with more of their trademark offbeat...

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The 67th series of Radio 4's multi award-winning 'antidote to panel games' promises yet more quality, desk-based entertainment for all the family. The series starts its run at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre in Guildford where regulars Barry Cryer and Tim Brooke-Taylor are joined on the panel Andy Hamilton and Jo Brand, with Jack Dee as the...

Serving police officer and stand-up comic Alfie Moore returns with a new series of this hugely popular series in which he asks his audience what decisions they'd have made in a real life case that he has dealt with. After swearing in his audience as police officers for one day only, he takes them through one case as it unfolded and asks them...

Alongside the show, Cariad Lloyd chats to fellow Austentatious cast members Charlotte Gittins and Rachel Parris about their love for Jane Austen, improvisation and bonnet research nights. The world premiere of an incredible lost Jane Austen novel, full of wit, flirtation and dastardly behaviour - and cooked up completely on the spot by the UK's...