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The Rob Brydon Show

Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Entertainment hosted by the Welsh comic, who meets broadcasting comedy legend Ronnie Corbett. There is also music and chat from Paloma Faith, and stand-up comedy from Lucy Porter.

Contributors

Presenter:
Rob Brydon
Interviewed Guest:
Ronnie Corbett
Interviewed Guest:
Paloma Faith
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Porter
Series Editor:
Dave Morley
Series Producer:
James Longman

Little Howard's Big Question

Series 2

Episode 5: How Can I Make Big Howard Famous?

Duration: 22 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One West

Series about a cartoon boy with a lot of questions. When Big Howard's trousers fall down in the street, he becomes famous overnight. Show more

BBC Children in Need

2009

Mastermind Special

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Comedians Lucy Porter, Mark Watson, Dave Spikey and Stephen K Amos take on the infamous black chair for Children in Need in a special edition of the quiz show. With John Humphrys. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland

Comedy entertainment talk show. Ever wondered why some people can dance and others can't? Comedienne Lucy Porter provides the laughs alongside Colin Murphy. Show more

It's Your Round

Series 2

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Angus Deayton lets Lucy Porter, Tom Wrigglesworth, Lloyd Langford and Robert Popper devise four panel games. From January 2012. Show more

Mock the Week

Series 7

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

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

A satirical swipe at the news. Host Dara O Briain is joined by regulars Frankie Boyle, Hugh Dennis, Andy Parsons and Russell Howard. With guests Greg Davies and Lucy Porter. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dara O Briain
Participant:
Frankie Boyle
Participant:
Hugh Dennis
Participant:
Russell Howard
Participant:
Andy Parsons
Producer:
Dan Patterson
Producer:
Mark Leveson
Participant:
Greg Davies
Participant:
Lucy Porter

Little Howard's Big Question

Series 1

Episode 5: How Will I Know When I'm in Love?

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC One London

More adventures with the inquisitive cartoon boy. Big Howard meets a girl who has a secret and Little Howard is jealous. Will he fall in love too? Show more

Mock the Week

Series 6

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

A satirical swipe at the news. Host Dara O'Briain is joined by regulars Hugh Dennis, Frankie Boyle, Andy Parsons and Russell Howard. With guests Michael McIntyre and Lucy Porter. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dara O Briain
Participant:
Hugh Dennis
Participant:
Russell Howard
Participant:
Frankie Boyle
Participant:
Andy Parsons
Producer:
Mark Leveson
Participant:
Michael McIntyre
Participant:
Lucy Porter

Mock the Week

Series 6

Episode 7

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Comedians take a satirical swipe at the news. Dara O'Briain is joined by Frankie Boyle, Hugh Dennis, Russell Howard and Andy Parsons with guests David Mitchell and Lucy Porter. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dara O Briain
Participant:
Hugh Dennis
Participant:
Russell Howard
Participant:
Frankie Boyle
Participant:
Andy Parsons
Participant:
David Mitchell
Participant:
Lucy Porter
Series Producer:
Dan Patterson
Producer:
Mark Leveson

Free Thinking

Landmark: Charlie Chaplin's City Lights

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Lucy Porter, Paul McGann, Kevin Brownlow and David Robinson join Matthew Sweet on stage at the Watershed during Bristol's Slapstick Festival to discuss Chaplin's film City Lights. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Sweet
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Porter
Interviewed Guest:
Paul McGann
Interviewed Guest:
Kevin Brownlow
Interviewed Guest:
David Robinson
Producer:
Luke Mulhall

The News Quiz

Series 83

Episode 7

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Sandi Toksvig, with regular panellist Jeremy Hardy and guest panellists including Susan Calman, Phill Jupitus and Lucy Porter. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sandi Toksvig
Panellist:
Jeremy Hardy
Panellist:
Susan Calman
Panellist:
Phill Jupitus
Panellist:
Lucy Porter

Free Thinking

Betty Balfour Profile, James Lovelock, Peter Buwalda

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Matthew Sweet discusses silent film star Betty Balfour with BFI curator Byony Dixon and comedian Lucy Porter. Plus Dutch novelist Peter Buwalda and author James Lovelock. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Sweet
Interviewed Guest:
Bryony Dixon
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Porter
Musician:
Stephen Horne
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Buwalda
Interviewed Guest:
James Lovelock
Producer:
Laura Thomas

The News Quiz

Series 84

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

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

A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Sandi Toksvig, with regular panellist Jeremy Hardy and guest panellists Andy Hamilton, Hugo Rifkind and Lucy Porter. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sandi Toksvig
Panellist:
Jeremy Hardy
Panellist:
Andy Hamilton
Panellist:
Hugo Rifkind
Panellist:
Lucy Porter

Woman's Hour

Party Small Talk, Women and Slapstick, 2015 Fashion, Winning a Lotto Syndicate

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

How do you survive party chit-chat? We look at the fashion trends for 2015 (spoliers - get ready for pleather and gingham) and women in slapstick. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Liz Brewer
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Young
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Bruby
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Harris
Interviewed Guest:
Judith Woods
Interviewed Guest:
Polly Vernon
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Porter
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Peacock

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Owen O'Neill remembers an embarrassing trip to the confessional booth, and Sanjeev Kohli has a festive poem. With Gareth Waugh and Lucy Porter. From August 2013. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jo Caulfield
Performer:
Owen O'Neill
Performer:
Sanjeev Kohli
Performer:
Gareth Waugh
Performer:
Lucy Porter

The News Quiz

Series 89

Episode 8

Duration: 30 minutes

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

A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Miles Jupp. The final show of the series includes panellists Jeremy Hardy, Lucy Porter, Hugo Rifkind and Kerry Godliman. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Miles Jupp
Panellist:
Jeremy Hardy
Panellist:
Lucy Porter
Panellist:
Hugo Rifkind
Panellist:
Kerry Godliman

Bad Language

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland

Patrick Kielty hosts a comedy panel show. Regulars Paul Sinha and Susan Calman are joined by Rich Hall and Lucy Porter to take a sideways look at the English language. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Patrick Kielty
Panellist:
Paul Sinha
Panellist:
Susan Calman
Panellist:
Rich Hall
Panellist:
Lucy Porter
Producer:
Jeremy Salsby
Executive Producer:
Stephen Stewart
Executive Producer:
Justin Binding

The Now Show

Series 48

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis present the week via topical stand-up and sketches. With Andy Zaltzman, Lucy Porter, Mitch Benn and Freya Parker. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Punt
Presenter:
Hugh Dennis
Performer:
Andy Zaltzman
Performer:
Lucy Porter
Performer:
Mitch Benn
Performer:
Freya Parker

The News Quiz

Series 90

Episode 9

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Jeremy Hardy, Sarah Kendall, Camilla Long and Lucy Porter are Miles Jupp's guests in the long-running satirical quiz of the week's news. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Miles Jupp
Panellist:
Jeremy Hardy
Panellist:
Sarah Kendall
Panellist:
Camilla Long
Panellist:
Lucy Porter
Producer:
Paul Sheehan

Dilemma

Series 4

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Sue Perkins' moral and ethical posers for Lucy Porter, Andy Zaltzman, DJ Shaun Keaveny and food writer Jack Monroe. From 2015. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sue Perkins
Panellist:
Lucy Porter
Panellist:
Shaun Keaveny
Panellist:
Jack Monroe
Panellist:
Andy Zaltzman
Producer:
Ed Morrish

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