John Finnemore’s Flying Visit
Radio 4 stalwart and Clue regular John Finnemore is touring a brand new live stage show, John Finnemore’s Flying Visit, featuring the whole cast of Souvenir Programme in May and June. Here are the dates:
17th May – Brighton – Brighton Dome (The show will go on general sale at 10am on Feb 23rd.)
18th May – High Wycombe – Wycombe Swan
20th May – Hastings – White Rock Theatre
26th May – Cheltenham – Cheltenham Town Hall
30th May – Birmingham – New Alexandra Theatre
3rd June – Richmond – Richmond Theatre
6th June – Swindon – Wyvern Theatre
7th June – Leamington Spa – Royal Spa Centre
8th June – Tunbridge Wells – Assembly Hall Theatre
10th June – Dorking – Dorking Halls
13th June – Basingstoke – Basingstoke Anvil
15th June – Edinburgh – The Queen’s Hall
All shows start at 7.30pm and finish around 10pm (with a 20 minute interval). The show is kid friendly, so bring the whole family along. Full details of the tour can be found on John’s website (http://johnfinnemore.blogspot.co.uk/)
The Unbelievable Truth – Series 1 to 19 Available on Audible
Series 1 to 19 of The Unbelievable Truth are now available to purchase on Audible.
The Unbelievable Truth Wins Best Radio Panel Show 2017
The Unbelievable Truth has won the British Comedy Guide’s Best Radio Panel Show 2017. Read more about the award and other winners here.
The Unbelievable Truth Series 20 – Recording in January
The first two recordings will be at The Shaw Theatre in King’s Cross. The third will be at The Tabernacle in Notting Hill. The recordings will take place on the following dates:
Tuesday 9th January
Thursday 11th January
Tuesday 16th January
Details of the recordings can be found here: Lost In TV
I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue – Series 68 Broadcast Dates
Monday 13th November 2017, 6.30pm on Radio 4
repeated midday on Sunday 19th November.
Monday 20th November 2017, 6.30pm on Radio 4
repeated midday on Sunday 26th November.
Monday 27th November 2017, 6.30pm on Radio 4
repeated midday on Sunday 3rd December.
Monday 4th December 2017, 6.30pm on Radio 4
repeated midday on Sunday 10th December.
Monday 11th December 2017, 6.30pm on Radio 4
repeated midday on Sunday 17th December.
Monday 18th December 2017, 6.30pm on Radio 4
repeated midday on Sunday 24th December.
The Imitation Game
ITV have commissioned seven episodes of ‘The Imitation Game’ to air next year. It will be a Big Talk and Random Entertainment production. Read more details here.
The Unbelievable Truth – Series 18
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The Unbelievable Truth wins Best Radio Panel Show
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Spoot! pilot recording with Harry Hill
Harry Hill rediscovers Britain’s oldest sport, Spoot! Like all proper sports, it involves getting a ball through a hole, in this case in accordance with the rules found in the 4,000 page Book of Spoot. Exciting commentary, detailed analysis and controversial judging will be provided by a selection of pundits and commentators. Listeners will soon pick up the simple complexity of the game’s rules, and cheer on their favourites as they appear to be about to score a point.
Cast includes: Peter Dickson, Simon Greenall, Felicity Montagu, Phil Cornwell and Natasia Demetriou.
This is a pilot for BBC Radio 4.
The Unbelievable Truth Now Available on Audible
The first fourteen series of ‘The Unbelievable Truth’ are now available to purchase through Audible. Buy individual episodes or full series here.