The Mel And Sue Thing

Comedy show with Sue Perkins and Mel Giedroyc,

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012002092620130717 (BBC7)
20141021 (BBC7)

Weird characters and surreal chat from Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins. Featuring Jane Austen's Last Novella and a duet sung by Cliff Richard and Delia Smith.

These days, they're best known as the scrumptious cake-filling between Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood on the BBC's The Great British Bake Off - but in this series, Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins return to their radio comic roots.

Producer: Elizabeth Freestone.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 2002.

featuring wisdom from the Old Biddies, grace from Cliff and Delia and other songs and silliness.

Ms Giedroyc and Ms Perkins offer a Jane Austen spoof, a duet from Cliff and Delia, and The Two TV Kirstys. From September 2002.

022002100320130724 (BBC7)
20141028 (BBC7)

Bergerac and Lovejoy on Leather Island, Ukraine's Eurovision entry, and part two of Austen's lost novella 'Sweet Fanny Adams'. Sketches with Perkins and Giedroyc. From October 2002.

featuring some grumpy French au pairs and a preview performance of the Ukraine's Eurovision entry for next year.

032002101020130731 (BBC7)
20141104 (BBC7)

A guitar legend, Jane Austen's lost novella and a soap opera queen. Sketches galore with Perkins and Giedroyc. From October 2002.

featuring the third part of Jane Austen's lost novella `Sweet Fanny Adams' and the Queen's special tribute to Brian May

042002101720130807 (BBC7)
20141111 (BBC7)

Part four of Jane Austen's lost novella 'Sweet Fanny Adams', cinema trips and a new posh British blockbuster. Sketches with Giedroyc and Perkins. From October 2002.

featuring the fourth part of Jane Austen's lost novella `Sweet Fanny Adams' and some exciting developments in the film industry.

052002102420130814 (BBC7)
20141118 (BBC7)

A tennis battle of the sexes, TV sleuths and more from Jane Austen's lost novella. Sketches with Giedroyc and Perkins. From October 2002.

A tennis battle of the sexes, TV sleuths and more from Jane Austen's lost novella.

featuring a political discussion with Tim Henman and Virginia Wade, and Lovejoy and Bergerac talking nonsense.

06 LAST2002103120130821 (BBC7)
20141125 (BBC7)

There is a shocking loss on Leather Island, and Fanny gets a break. Sketches with duo Giedroyc and Perkins. From October 2002.

There's a shocking loss on leather island, and Fanny gets a break.

There's a shocking loss on leather island, and Fanny gets a break. Sketches with duo Giedroyc and Perkins. From October 2002.

In the final part of Jane Austen's lost novella, the true meaning of `Sweet Fanny Adams' is revealed.