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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Hexagonal Phase

1. Part the 0.16

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Following the publication of his diaries, Arthur Dent’s hopes for a secluded life soon evaporate. Stars Simon Jones. Show more

Contributors

The Voice of the Book:
John Lloyd
Arthur Dent:
Simon Jones
Ford Prefect:
Geoff McGivern
Zaphod Beeblebrox:
Mark Wing-Davey
Tricia McMillan:
Sandra Dickinson
Wowbagger:
Toby Longworth
Constant Mown:
Andy Secombe
Left Brain:
Mitch Benn
Fenchurch:
Jane Horrocks
Hillman Hunter:
Ed Byrne
The Guide MkII:
Stephen Hawking
The Consultant:
Lenny Henry
Heimdall:
Tom Alexander
Buckeye Brown:
Tom Alexander
Eccentrica:
Tom Alexander
Gunner Vogon:
Tom Alexander
Aseed Preflux:
Philip Pope
Sub-Etha Voice:
Philip Pope
HOG Door:
Philip Pope
Modgud:
Theo Maggs
The Viking:
Theo Maggs
Announcer:
John Marsh
Director:
Dirk Maggs
Adaptor:
Dirk Maggs

Dead Ringers

Series 17

21/07/2017

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LWLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Much more than an impression show, the world of politics, celebrity and media are often viciously sent up. Like a baked Alaska, it's only warm on the outside. Show more

Dead Ringers

Series 17

14/07/2017

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Much more than an impression show, the world of politics, celebrity and media are often viciously sent up. Like a baked Alaska, it's only warm on the outside. Show more

Brexitcast

Series 1

05/12/2019

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC News Channel HDLatest broadcast: on BBC News Channel HD

Jon Culshaw and Jan Ravens from Dead Ringers join the Brexitcast team for election campaign gossip (and serious analysis). Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Mason
Presenter:
Katya Adler
Presenter:
Adam Fleming
Editor:
Dino Sofos
Executive Producer:
Rob Burley
Participant:
Jon Culshaw
Participant:
Jan Ravens

The Grumpy Guide To

Series 3 Cutdowns

Episode 2: Food - Part 1

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

A grumpy perspective on aspects of modern life. The contributors cover topics including ridiculous food fashion, the price of organic crops and the rise of food allergies. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Ronni Ancona
Participant:
Katy Brand
Participant:
Ed Byrne
Participant:
Jon Culshaw
Participant:
Shobna Gulati
Participant:
Russell Kane
Participant:
Shappi Khorsandi
Participant:
Alistair McGowan
Participant:
Neil Morrissey
Participant:
Sarah Parish
Participant:
Mark Steel
Participant:
Mark Radcliffe
Participant:
John Thomson

Genres

The Grumpy Guide To

Series 3 Cutdowns

Episode 1: Driving - Part 1

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

A grumpy perspective on the world of driving, covering topics such as misguiding sat navs, infuriating back-seat drivers, and the hell that is inner city gridlock. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Ronni Ancona
Participant:
Katy Brand
Participant:
Ed Byrne
Participant:
Jon Culshaw
Participant:
Shobna Gulati
Participant:
Russell Kane
Participant:
Shappi Khorsandi
Participant:
Alistair McGowan
Participant:
Neil Morrissey
Participant:
Sarah Parish
Participant:
Mark Steel
Participant:
Mark Radcliffe
Participant:
John Thomson

Genres

The Grumpy Guide To

Series 3 Cutdowns

Episode 3: Work - Part 1

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

A grumpy perspective on aspects of modern life. A look at the world of work, from ingenious skiving techniques, the dangers of email and clock watching. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Ronni Ancona
Participant:
Katy Brand
Participant:
Jon Culshaw
Participant:
Shobna Gulati
Participant:
Russell Kane
Participant:
Shappi Khorsandi
Participant:
Alistair McGowan
Participant:
Neil Morrissey
Participant:
Sarah Parish
Participant:
Mark Steel
Participant:
Mark Radcliffe
Participant:
John Thomson

Genres

The Grumpy Guide To

Series 3 Cutdowns

Episode 4: Food - Part 2

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

A grumpy perspective on aspects of modern life. The contributors cover topics including ridiculous food fashion, the price of organic crops and the rise of food allergies. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Ronni Ancona
Participant:
Katy Brand
Participant:
Ed Byrne
Participant:
Jon Culshaw
Participant:
Shobna Gulati
Participant:
Russell Kane
Participant:
Shappi Khorsandi
Participant:
Alistair McGowan
Participant:
Neil Morrissey
Participant:
Sarah Parish
Participant:
Mark Steel
Participant:
Mark Radcliffe
Participant:
John Thomson

Genres

The Grumpy Guide To

Series 3 Cutdowns

Episode 6: Driving - Part 2

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

A grumpy perspective on the world of driving, covering topics such as misguiding sat navs, infuriating back-seat drivers, and the hell that is inner-city gridlock. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Ronni Ancona
Participant:
Katy Brand
Participant:
Ed Byrne
Participant:
Jon Culshaw
Participant:
Shobna Gulati
Participant:
Russell Kane
Participant:
Shappi Khorsandi
Participant:
Alistair McGowan
Participant:
Neil Morrissey
Participant:
Sarah Parish
Participant:
Mark Steel
Participant:
Mark Radcliffe
Participant:
John Thomson

Genres

The Grumpy Guide To

Series 3 Cutdowns

Episode 5: Work - Part 2

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

A grumpy perspective on aspects of modern life. A look at the world of work, from ingenious skiving techniques and the dangers of email to clock watching. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Ronni Ancona
Participant:
Katy Brand
Participant:
Jon Culshaw
Participant:
Shobna Gulati
Participant:
Russell Kane
Participant:
Shappi Khorsandi
Participant:
Alistair McGowan
Participant:
Neil Morrissey
Participant:
Sarah Parish
Participant:
Mark Steel
Participant:
Mark Radcliffe
Participant:
John Thomson

Genres

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Famous faces recreate their childhood holidays. Len Goodman takes impressionist Jon Culshaw back to Edinburgh and the Scottish Highlands. Show more

The Sky at Night

They Fall to Earth

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Lucie Green and Chris Lintott look at the Natural History Museum's meteorite collection and discuss the Russian impact. Jon Culshaw goes on a meteorite hunt. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Lintott
Series Producer:
Jane Fletcher
Executive Producer:
William Lyons
Reporter:
Pete Lawrence
Reporter:
Paul G Abel
Reporter:
Chris North
Presenter:
Jon Culshaw
Presenter:
Lucie Green

The Sky at Night

Lives of the Stars

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Stars are full of variety - they can be big or little, bright or dim. Lucie Green and Chris Lintott discuss stars' lives and what happens to them when they die. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Lintott
Presenter:
Lucie Green
Presenter:
Jon Culshaw
Reporter:
Pete Lawrence
Series Producer:
Jane Fletcher
Executive Producer:
William Lyons
Reporter:
Paul G Abel
Reporter:
Chris North

The Sky at Night

Exploring Mars

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Astronomy series. Including, how Nasa's space rover Curiosity is finding out new things about Mars, and the spacecraft Mars Express celebrates a decade on the planet. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Lintott
Presenter:
Lucie Green
Presenter:
Jon Culshaw
Reporter:
Chris North
Reporter:
Pete Lawrence
Series Producer:
Jane Fletcher
Executive Producer:
William Lyons

The Sky at Night

Moore Winter Marathon Results

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

To find out how everyone got on in Sir Patrick Moore's last Moore Winter Marathon, Chris Lintott and Lucie Green travel to the Kielder observatory. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lucie Green
Presenter:
Chris Lintott
Series Producer:
Jane Fletcher
Executive Producer:
William Lyons
Reporter:
Pete Lawrence
Reporter:
Paul G Abel
Reporter:
Chris North
Participant:
Jon Culshaw

The Sky at Night

Storm Chasing

Duration: 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Sir Patrick Moore discusses violent eruptions in the atmospheres of other worlds, and John Culshaw goes in search of the aurora borealis. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Patrick Moore
Participant:
Jon Culshaw
Participant:
Lucie Green
Participant:
Pete Lawrence
Participant:
Paul G Abel
Series Producer:
Jane Fletcher
Executive Producer:
William Lyons

The Sky at Night

Exploring Mars

Duration: 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

As the spacecraft Mars Express celebrates a decade at the red planet, Chris Lintott and Lucie Green pick out some of the highlights, including the 'face of Mars'. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Lintott
Presenter:
Lucie Green
Presenter:
Jon Culshaw
Reporter:
Chris North
Reporter:
Pete Lawrence
Series Producer:
Jane Fletcher
Executive Producer:
William Lyons

The Now Show

Series 41

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Steve Punt and Jon Culshaw are joined by David Quantick, Pippa Evans, Mitch Benn and Laura Shavin for a comic run through the week's news. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Punt
Presenter:
Jon Culshaw
Performer:
David Quantick
Performer:
Laura Shavin
Performer:
Pippa Evans
Performer:
Mitch Benn

The Sky at Night

700 Not Out

Duration: 39 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Sir Patrick Moore celebrates the 700th episode of The Sky at Night at his home in Sussex, with the help of guests Brian Cox, Jon Culshaw and the Astronomer Royal. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Patrick Moore
Participant:
Chris Lintott
Participant:
Brian Cox
Participant:
Jon Culshaw
Director:
David Symonds
Executive Producer:
William Lyons
Series Producer:
Jane Fletcher