Double Science

Comedy about Colin and Kenneth, two science teachers at a sixth form college that specialises in drama.

When the Head of Science dies of a heart attack, his replacement is determined to revitalise the department.

Colin and Kenneth must deal with their new boss and the constant harassment by Danny Woods, the pretentious drama teacher who cannot resist goading them.

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20070704

Comedy by Ben Willbond and Justin Edwards about Colin and Kenneth, two science teachers at a sixth form college that specialises in drama.

When the Head of Science dies of a heart attack, his replacement is determined to revitalise the department. Colin and Kenneth must deal with their new boss and the constant harassment by Danny Woods, the pretentious drama teacher who cannot resist goading them.

Colin ...... Ben Willbond

Kenneth ...... Justin Edwards

Alison ...... Rebecca Front

Danny ...... Raza Jaffrey

20080514

Comedy by Ben Willbond and Justin Edwards about Colin and Kenneth, two science teachers at a sixth form college that specialises in drama.

1/6. When the head of science dies of a heart attack, his replacement is determined to revitalise the department. Colin and Kenneth must deal with their new boss and the constant harassment by Danny Woods, the pretentious drama teacher who cannot resist goading them.

Colin ...... Ben Willbond

Kenneth ...... Justin Edwards

Alison ...... Rebecca Front

Danny ...... Raza Jaffrey

Donna ...... Margaret Cabourn-Smith

Followed by News.

20080521

Comedy by Ben Willbond and Justin Edwards about Colin and Kenneth, two science teachers at a sixth form college that specialises in drama.

2/6. Moving House

The department is in turmoil. Someone is breaking into the labs at night, which means Kenneth will have to look for a new home. Alison still can't find a place to stay. Into this mix comes Donna, their new student who has a unique method of funding her own education.

Colin ...... Ben Willbond

Kenneth ...... Justin Edwards

Alison ...... Rebecca Front

Danny ...... Raza Jaffrey

Donna ...... Margaret Cabourn-Smith

Followed by News.

20080528

Comedy by Ben Willbond and Justin Edwards about Colin and Kenneth, two science teachers at a sixth form college that specialises in drama.

3/6. Real Ale

It's the annual Real Ale competition but Colin and Kenneth have each entered a rival brew which leads to a bitter feud. Alison despairs of running a science department where the staff won't speak to one another.

Colin ...... Ben Willbond

Kenneth ...... Justin Edwards

Alison ...... Rebecca Front

Danny ...... Raza Jaffrey

Donna ...... Margaret Cabourn-Smith

Followed by News.

20080604

Comedy by Ben Willbond and Justin Edwards about Colin and Kenneth, two science teachers at a sixth form college that specialises in drama.

4/6. Field Trip

Forresters College students are going on a trip to look at some wind farms. Colin is very excited at the prospect of impressing Alison, while Kenneth is looking forward to drinking the full selection of real ales at a local pub. Unfortunately, things don't turn out quite as planned.

Colin ...... Ben Willbond

Kenneth ...... Justin Edwards

Alison ...... Rebecca Front

Danny ...... Raza Jaffrey

Donna ...... Margaret Cabourn-Smith

"Comedy by Ben Willbond and Justin Edwards about Colin and Kenneth, two science teachers at a sixth form college that specialises in drama.

4/6. Field Trip

Forresters College students are going on a trip to look at some wind farms. Colin is very excited at the prospect of impressing Alison, while Kenneth is looking forward to drinking the full selection of real ales at a local pub. Unfortunately, things don't turn out quite as planned.

Colin....Ben Willbond

Kenneth....Justin Edwards

Alison....Rebecca Front

Danny....Raza Jaffrey

Donna....Margaret Cabourn-Smith."

20080611

Comedy by Ben Willbond and Justin Edwards about Colin and Kenneth, two science teachers at a sixth form college that specialises in drama.

5/6. Bonfire Night

Kenneth and Colin are planning their annual fireworks display, but Alison forbids them to spend the entire budget on massive Chinese pyrotechnics. Colin and Kenneth are not going to disappoint the students, so they decide to make their own.

Colin ...... Ben Willbond

Kenneth ...... Justin Edwards

Alison ...... Rebecca Front

Danny ...... Raza Jaffrey

Donna ...... Margaret Cabourn-Smith

20080618

Comedy by Ben Willbond and Justin Edwards about Colin and Kenneth, two science teachers at a sixth form college that specialises in drama.

6/6. Forresters FM

Danny is quick to exploit the college's temporary FM radio licence, staging his own radio plays where he plays Heathcliff to Alison's Cathy. Jealous Colin writes his own play, also featuring Alison with Kenneth doing all the sound effects. Unfortunately, Kenneth has a severe attack of the nerves during the broadcast and Colin's attempt to impress Alison backfires spectacularly.

Colin ...... Ben Willbond

Kenneth ...... Justin Edwards

Alison ...... Rebecca Front

Danny ...... Raza Jaffrey

Donna ...... Margaret Cabourn-Smith

01Pilot2007070420080514
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20170829 (BBC7)

Comedy about Colin and Kenneth, two science teachers at a sixth form college that specialises in drama.

When the Head of Science dies of a heart attack, his replacement is determined to revitalise the department.

Colin and Kenneth must deal with their new boss and the constant harassment by Danny Woods, the pretentious drama teacher who cannot resist goading them.Teacher turmoil at a sixth form college for drama, when a new female science head arrives.

Teacher turmoil erupts at a Sixth Form College specialising in drama, when a new female head arrives determined to revitalise the science department.

Incompetent science teachers Dr Colin Jackson and Dr Kenneth Farley-Pittman react in different ways to the arrival of Dr Alison Hatton.

Pilot episode for the series written by and starring Ben Willbond and Justin Edwards.

With Rebecca Front, Raza Jaffrey and Dustin Demri-Burns.
Producer: Adam Bromley

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 2007.

Teacher turmoil at a sixth form college for drama, when a new female science head arrives.

Teacher turmoil at a sixth form college for drama, when a new female science head arrives. Stars Rebecca Front. From July 2007.

02Moving House2008052120110804 (BBC7)
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Teachers Kenneth and Colin are going to have to find new abodes quick smart.

Incompetent teachers Kenneth and Colin are going to have to find new abodes quick smart.

The turmoil continues at a Sixth Form College specialising in drama, after the arrival of new head Alison, determined to revitalise the science department.

Written by and starring Ben Willbond and Justin Edwards.

With Rebecca Front, Raza Jaffrey and Margaret Cabourn-smith.

Producer: Adam Bromley

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 2008.

The department is in turmoil.

Someone is breaking into the labs at night, which means Kenneth will have to look for a new home.

Alison still can't find a place to stay.

Into this mix comes Donna, their new student who has a unique method of funding her own education.

03Real Ale2008052820110811 (BBC7)
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A real ale home brewing competition turns teachers Kenneth and Colin into bitter rivals.

A real ale home brewing competition turns incompetent teachers Kenneth and Colin into bitter rivals. The turmoil continues at the Sixth Form College.

Written by and starring Ben Willbond and Justin Edwards. With Rebecca Front, Raza Jaffrey, Gus Brown and Margaret Cabourn-smith.
Producer: Adam Bromley

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 2008.

It's the annual Real Ale competition but Colin and Kenneth have each entered a rival brew which leads to a bitter feud.

Alison despairs of running a science department where the staff won't speak to one another.

04Field Trip2008060420110818 (BBC7)
20110819 (BBC7)
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20170919 (BBC7)

Alison takes her class to a Cumbrian wind farm, with keen Colin and Kenneth in hot pursuit

Alison takes her class to a Cumbrian wind farm, with keen colleagues Colin and Kenneth in hot pursuit.

The turmoil continues at Forresters Sixth Form College.

Written by and starring Ben Willbond and Justin Edwards.

With Rebecca Front, Raza Jaffreyand Margaret Cabourn-smith.
Producer: Adam Bromley

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 2008.

Forresters College students are going on a trip to look at some wind farms.

Colin is very excited at the prospect of impressing Alison, while Kenneth is looking forward to drinking the full selection of real ales at a local pub.

Unfortunately, things don't turn out quite as planned.

04Field Trip2008060420110818 (BBC7)
20110819 (BBC7)
20130123 (BBC7)
20130124 (BBC7)
20140512 (BBC7)
20140513 (BBC7)
20170919 (BBC7)

Alison takes her class to a Cumbrian wind farm, with keen Colin and Kenneth in hot pursuit

Alison takes her class to a Cumbrian wind farm, with keen colleagues Colin and Kenneth in hot pursuit.

The turmoil continues at Forresters Sixth Form College.

Written by and starring Ben Willbond and Justin Edwards.

With Rebecca Front, Raza Jaffreyand Margaret Cabourn-smith.
Producer: Adam Bromley

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 2008.

Forresters College students are going on a trip to look at some wind farms.

Colin is very excited at the prospect of impressing Alison, while Kenneth is looking forward to drinking the full selection of real ales at a local pub.

Unfortunately, things don't turn out quite as planned.

05Bonfire Night2008061120110825 (BBC7)
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20130131 (BBC7)
20140519 (BBC7)
20140520 (BBC7)

Bonfire Night: Awesome fireworks are promised, but Colin and Kenneth's party doesn't go to plan.

Kenneth and Colin are planning their annual fireworks display, but Alison forbids them to spend the entire budget on massive Chinese pyrotechnics.

Colin and Kenneth are not going to disappoint the students, so they decide to make their own.

06 LASTForresters Fm2008061820110901 (BBC7)
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When the college gets its own radio station, Colin becomes a playwright (of sorts).

Danny is quick to exploit the college's temporary FM radio licence, staging his own radio plays where he plays Heathcliff to Alison's Cathy.

Jealous Colin writes his own play, also featuring Alison with Kenneth doing all the sound effects.

Unfortunately, Kenneth has a severe attack of the nerves during the broadcast and Colin's attempt to impress Alison backfires spectacularly.

0101Pilot2007070420080514
20110728 (BBC7)
20110729 (BBC7)

Comedy about Colin and Kenneth, two science teachers at a sixth form college that specialises in drama.

When the Head of Science dies of a heart attack, his replacement is determined to revitalise the department.

Colin and Kenneth must deal with their new boss and the constant harassment by Danny Woods, the pretentious drama teacher who cannot resist goading them.

0102Moving House2008052120110804 (BBC7)
20110805 (BBC7)

The department is in turmoil.

Someone is breaking into the labs at night, which means Kenneth will have to look for a new home.

Alison still can't find a place to stay.

Into this mix comes Donna, their new student who has a unique method of funding her own education.

0103Real Ale2008052820110811 (BBC7)
20110812 (BBC7)

It's the annual Real Ale competition but Colin and Kenneth have each entered a rival brew which leads to a bitter feud.

Alison despairs of running a science department where the staff won't speak to one another.

0104Field Trip2008060420110818 (BBC7)
20110819 (BBC7)

Forresters College students are going on a trip to look at some wind farms.

Colin is very excited at the prospect of impressing Alison, while Kenneth is looking forward to drinking the full selection of real ales at a local pub.

Unfortunately, things don't turn out quite as planned.

0105Bonfire Night2008061120110825 (BBC7)
20110826 (BBC7)

Kenneth and Colin are planning their annual fireworks display, but Alison forbids them to spend the entire budget on massive Chinese pyrotechnics.

Colin and Kenneth are not going to disappoint the students, so they decide to make their own.

Awesome fireworks are promised, but Colin and Kenneth's party doesn't go to plan.

0106 LASTForresters Fm2008061820110901 (BBC7)
20110902 (BBC7)

Danny is quick to exploit the college's temporary FM radio licence, staging his own radio plays where he plays Heathcliff to Alison's Cathy.

Jealous Colin writes his own play, also featuring Alison with Kenneth doing all the sound effects.

Unfortunately, Kenneth has a severe attack of the nerves during the broadcast and Colin's attempt to impress Alison backfires spectacularly.