The Consultants

Comedy sketch show - shouting, songs and silliness - written by and starring Radio 4's only three man double act, Perrier winners Neil Edmond, Justin Edwards and James Rawlings.

Episodes

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20100704 (BBC7)

A lifestyle presentation conference - and sketch show, with Neil Edmond, Justin Edwards and James Rawlings.

From February 2003.

A lifestyle presentation sketch show, with Neil Edmond, Justin Edwards and James Rawlings.

05After Show Party20070829

Justin squeezes a morris dancer into a bin and James takes a sailor up the opera.

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0101We're In A Line2003021320030826
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20160128 (BBC7)

The Consultants Lifestyle Presentation Conference Episode 406.

From trio Neil Edmond, Justin Edwards and James Rawlings.

A lifestyle presentation conference and sketch show, with Neil Edmond, Justin Edwards and James Rawlings.

From February 2003.

A lifestyle presentation sketch show, with Neil Edmond, Justin Edwards and James Rawlings.

A lifestyle presentation conference - and sketch show, with Neil Edmond, Justin Edwards and James Rawlings. From February 2003.

0102We're Different Heights2003022020030902
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20160204 (BBC7)

The Consultants think of ways to revamp tea and make it more dangerous and exciting.

The team ponder how to make tea dangerous and exciting.

With Neil Edmond, Justin Edwards and James Rawlings.

From February 2003.

The team ponder how to make tea dangerous and exciting. With Neil Edmond, Justin Edwards and James Rawlings. From February 2003.

The team ponder how to revamp tea to make it more dangerous and exciting. With Neil Edmond, Justin Edwards and James Rawlings. From February 2003.

0103We're Out Of Place2003022720030909
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20100713 (BBC7)
20110308 (BBC7)
20121128 (BBC7)
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20160211 (BBC7)

Neil Edmonds, Justin Edwards and James Rawlings are the Consultants, with their 'audio lifestyle cheat-sheet'.

The team tackle an unusual case of sexual harassment.

With Neil Edmond, Justin Edwards and James Rawlings.

From February 2003.

The team tackle an unusual case of sexual harassment. With Neil Edmond, Justin Edwards and James Rawlings.

01042003030620071224 (BBC7)
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20110315 (BBC7)
20121205 (BBC7)
20140227 (BBC7)
20160218 (BBC7)

The team wonder why so many men went to 'mow a meadow'. With Neil Edmond, Justin Edwards and James Rawlings.

The team wonder why so many men went to 'mow a meadow'.

With Neil Edmond, Justin Edwards and James Rawlings.

0104 LASTWe're Middle Class2003030620030916
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20071224 (BBC7)
20071225 (BBC7)
20080917 (BBC7)
20080918 (BBC7)

Man management disasters are sorted out by the Consultants.

They need to sort out One Man Went to Mow and all those mowers.

The team wonder why so many men went to 'mow a meadow'.

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20130510 (BBC7)
20140901 (BBC7)
20160527 (BBC7)

Chesney ends a hostile takeover using marriage. Cerebral sketch show with Neil Edmond and Justin Edwards. From November 2003.

The Consultants second series harks back to a gentler age of radio when Archie Strutz and His swinging Nuts were a Home Service favourite and folktales sang of rustic careers.

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20130517 (BBC7)
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20160603 (BBC7)

A complaint about a wonky pram turns serious. Cerebral sketch show with Neil Edmond and Justin Edwards. From November 2003.

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20130524 (BBC7)
20140915 (BBC7)
20160610 (BBC7)

When warding off dark lords, salad is acceptable. Cerebral sketch show with Neil Edmond and Justin Edwards. From December 2003.

When warding off dark lords, salad is acceptable. Cerebral sketch show with Neil Edmond.

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20140922 (BBC7)
20141206 (BBC7)
20160617 (BBC7)

Taking register at stunt school, and Tarzan learns the alphabet. Sketch comedy with Neil Edmond and Justin Edwards. From December 2003.

0205We're Staying At Butlins2003121820070829 (BBC7)
20130607 (BBC7)
20140929 (BBC7)
20160624 (BBC7)

The Adventure-Bakers make a time-strudel and travel through history, while Justin squeezes a morris dancer into a bin. With Neil Edmond and Justin Edwards. From December 2003.

The Adventure-Bakers make a time-strudel and travel through history. With Neil Edmond and Justin Edwards. From December 2003.

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20160701 (BBC7)

Crossword challenges and dinner with the devil. Offbeat songs and sketches with Neil Edmond, Justin Edwards and James Rawlings. From May 2004.

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20130614 (BBC7)
20141006 (BBC7)

Crossword challenges and dinner with the devil. Offbeat songs and sketches with Neil Edmond, Justin Edwards and James Rawlings. From May 2004.

0299They've Shut The Bar20040526

Announced as being a missing episode from series two.

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20150501 (BBC7)
20170626 (BBC7)

Unisex barbers and wrong telephone numbers.

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Inoculation against old age leads to unusual results. Neil Edmond and James Rawlings' cerebral sketches. From November 2005.