The Cornwell Estate

The ups and downs of life on a fictional housing estate, told from the perspective of characters played by the comedian Phil Cornwell.

Episodes

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0101Dave Kafka2008121720130402

After being released from prison, Dave has moved in with his grandfather, Syd a big London gangster in the 1960s.

But as Dave swaggers around the estate, he receives an unwelcome visit from a benefits officer.

The ups and downs of life on a fictional housing estate, told from the perspective of characters played by the comedian Phil Cornwell.

After being released from prison, Dave has moved in with his grandfather, Syd a big London gangster in the 1960s. But as Dave swaggers around the estate, he receives an unwelcome visit from a benefits officer.

0102Keith Butler2008122420130403

When Keith's wife goes into hospital he is forced to re-evaluate his worldview.

Keith drives a taxicab and lives on the Cornwell estate with his wife Hilda.

He has forthright opinions on everything, but when his wife goes into hospital he is forced to re-evaluate his view of the world.

The ups and downs of life on a fictional housing estate, told from the perspective of characters played by the comedian Phil Cornwell.

Keith drives a taxicab and lives on the Cornwell estate with his wife Hilda. He has forthright opinions on everything, but when his wife goes into hospital he is forced to re-evaluate his view of the world.

0103Jasper Lengthe2009010720130404

Struggling actor Jasper Lengthe unexpectedly comes into some money and decides to completely redesign his flat so he can throw a dinner party for his favourite actors in the hope of finding work.

0104 LASTMike Duggan2009011420130405

The ups and downs of life on a fictional housing estate, told from the perspective of characters played by the comedian Phil Cornwell.

Veteran musician Mike Duggan makes ends meet by giving guitar lessons in a local school. But then a record company boss offers the him chance of a recording contract.

Veteran musician Mike Duggan is offered the chance of a recording contract.

Veteran musician Mike Duggan makes ends meet by giving guitar lessons in a local school.

But then a record company boss offers the him chance of a recording contract.

0201Colin Oberon2010102720120404

Created by Phil Cornwell and Andrew McGibbon. Six new, edgy comic characters are brought to life in a brand new series of The Cornwell Estate, starring Jill Halfpenny (Strictly Come Dancing, Eastenders), Roger Lloyd Pack (Only Fools and Horses, Vicar of Dibley), Simon Greenall (Alan Partridge) and Ricky Champ (Him and Her, BBC3).

Colin Oberon is a primary school English teacher determined to teach his class anything but how to speak English. He wants them to learn his new language "Globe-ish" The school and governors are not impressed.

Cast:

Colin Oberon....Phil Cornwell

Head Teacher....Mia Soteriou

School Govenor....Cyril Nri

Parents....Damola Adelaja, Lashana Lynch, Daniel York, Amy Ip, Tom Reed, Harvey Virdi

Written and directed by Andrew McGibbon

Additional material by Nick Romero

Producer: Andrew McGibbon

A Curtains for Radio production for BBC Radio 4.

Phil Cornwell as an English teacher determined to teach his class anything but English.

is a primary school English teacher determined to teach his class anything but how to speak English.

He wants them to learn his new language "Globe-ish" The school and governors are not impressed.

0202Jimmy Baker2010110320120411

Phil Cornwell brings six edgy comic characters to life in a new series of The Cornwell Estate, starring Tony Gardner (Fresh Meat), Roger Lloyd Pack (Only Fools and Horses, Vicar of Dibley), Simon Greenall (Alan Partridge) Daisy Haggard (Psychoville) Ricky Champ (Him and Her, BBC3) Jill Halfpenny (Eastenders, Legally Blonde) and Cyril Nri.

Written by Andrew McGibbon and Phil Cornwell

Jimmy leaves the Cornwell Estate for his native Newcastle to restart his career as a stand up comedian. But that's not all he's come back to do.

Cast:

Jimmy Baker....Phil Cornwell

Sergeant Paul Farris....Simon Greenall

Emma Baker....Jill Halfpenny

Terry....Andrew McGibbon

Malkey Robey....Paul Brennen

Created by Phil Cornwell and Andrew McGibbon with additional material by Nick Romero

Producer/Director: Andrew McGibbon

A Curtains for Radio production for BBC Radio 4.

Jimmy heads for his native Newcastle to restart his career as a stand-up comedian.

Jimmy leaves the Cornwell Estate for his native Newcastle to restart his career as a stand up comedian.

But that's not all he's come back to do.

0203Bob Crevice2010111020120418

Phil Cornwell brings six edgy comic characters to life in a new series of The Cornwell Estate, starring Tony Gardner (Fresh Meat), Roger Lloyd Pack (Only Fools and Horses, Vicar of Dibley), Simon Greenall (Alan Partridge) Daisy Haggard (Psychoville) Ricky Champ (Him and Her, BBC3) Jill Halfpenny (Eastenders, Legally Blonde) and Cyril Nri.

Written by Andrew McGibbon and Phil Cornwell

Bob Crevice is an enthusiastic train driver living on the Cornwell estate. When he is suspended from duty after a medical, his career seems to be over.

Cast:

Bob Crevice....Phil Cornwell

James Colagh....Roger Lloyd Pack

Charlene Crevice....Kate Terence

Derek Vaulter....Paul Brennan

Created by Phil Cornwell and Andrew McGibbon.

Additional material by Nick Romero

Producer/Director: Andrew McGibbon

A Curtains For Radio Production for BBC Radio 4.

Phil Cornwell as enthusiastic train driver and railway modeller Bob Crevice.

is an enthusiastic train driver and railway modeller living on the Cornwell estate with his wife.

When he is suspended from duty after a medical, his career seems to be over.

0204Hank Zuttermilk2010111720120425

Phil Cornwell brings six edgy comic characters to life in a new series of The Cornwell Estate, starring Tony Gardner (Fresh Meat), Roger Lloyd Pack (Only Fools and Horses, Vicar of Dibley), Simon Greenall (Alan Partridge) Daisy Haggard (Psychoville) Ricky Champ (Him and Her, BBC3) Jill Halfpenny (Eastenders, Legally Blonde) and Cyril Nri.

Written by Andrew McGibbon and Phil Cornwell

Hank is a Dutch long distance container driver who lives on the estate with his London girlfriend Suzi. When her father Ray tells Hank his daughter is pregnant, Hank is faced with some troubling choices.

Cast:

Hank Zuttermilk....Phil Cornwell

Ray Faulkner....Ricky Champ

Ruud....Cyril Nri

Customs Officer 1....Toby Longworth

Customs Officer 2....Abigail Hollick

Producer/Director: Andrew McGibbon

A Curtains For Radio Production for BBC Radio 4.

Phil Cornwell stars as Hank, a Dutch long distance container driver.

Hank is a Dutch long distance container driver who lives on the estate with his London girlfriend Suzi.

When her father Ray tells Hank his daughter is pregnant, Hank is faced with some troubling choices.

0205Kenny Killigrew2010112420120502

Written by Phil Cornwell

Kenny was an outdoors pursuit expert and mountaineer, now living on the Cornwell estate whose recent divorce has left him with a touch of agoraphobia. When his old friend Pete "Peggie" McRuan arrives, Kenny realises that he should get out more.

Phil Cornwell brings six edgy comic characters to life in a new series of The Cornwell Estate, starring Tony Gardner (Fresh Meat), Roger Lloyd Pack (Only Fools and Horses, Vicar of Dibley), Simon Greenall (Alan Partridge) Daisy Haggard (Psychoville) Ricky Champ (Him and Her, BBC3) Jill Halfpenny (Eastenders, Legally Blonde) and Cyril Nri.

Producer/Director: Andrew McGibbon

A Curtains for Radio Production for BBC Radio 4.

Phil Cornwell as Kenny, an outdoors pursuit expert who has developed agoraphobia.

Kenny was an outdoors pursuit expert and mountaineer, now living on the Cornwell estate whose recent divorce has left him with a touch of agoraphobia.

When his old friend Pete "Peggie" McRuan arrives, Kenny realises that he should get out more.

Cast:

Kenny Killigrew - Phil Cornwell

Pete 'Peggie' McRuan - Andrew Mcgibbon

0206 LASTSwitzerland Mcnaughtiehorse2010120120120509

(06/06)

Written by Phil Cornwell.

Phil Cornwell brings six edgy comic characters to life in a new series of The Cornwell Estate, starring Tony Gardner (Fresh Meat), Roger Lloyd Pack (Only Fools and Horses, Vicar of Dibley), Simon Greenall (Alan Partridge) Daisy Haggard (Psychoville) Ricky Champ (Him and Her, BBC3) Jill Halfpenny (Eastenders, Legally Blonde) and Cyril Nri.

Switzerland McNaughtiehorse, Switzy to his associates is a Bronx, New York ex-pat living on the Cornwell Estate. He is a dedicated anglophile too and finds the differences in American and British culture fascinating, especially when it comes to his special line of work - 'waste disposal'. Phil Cornwell stars.

Created by Phil Cornwell and Andrew Mcgibbon.

Additional material by Nick Romero

Producer/Director: Andrew Mcgibbon

A Curtains For Radio production for BBC Radio 4.

Phil Cornwell as a New York ex-pat with a special line of work in 'waste disposal'.

Written by Andrew Mcgibbon.

Switzerland McNaughtiehorse, Switzy to his associaties is a Bronx, New York ex pat living on the Cornwell Estate.

He is a dedicated anglophile too and finds the differences in American and British culture fascinating, especially when it comes to his special line of work- "waste disposal".

Phil Cornwell stars.