The News At Bedtime

Twin presenters John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee present in-depth news analysis covering the latest stories happening this 'once upon a time'.

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  • By Ian Hislop and Nick Newman
  • jim tweedledee - Peter Capaldi
  • john tweedledum - Jack Dee
  • mary mary quite contrary - Vicki Pepperdine
  • Alex Macqueen
  • Charlotte Green
  • Chris Addison
  • Dan Tetsel
  • Fi Glover
  • Joseph Cohen-cole
  • Kate Leyden
  • Lewis Macleod
  • Lucy Montgomery
  • Peter Donaldson

  • Review Of The Year2010123120110331

    Join legendary nurseryland broadcasters John Tweedledum (Jack Dee) and Jim Tweedledee (Peter Capaldi) as they return to Radio Fourtywinks for a one-off special, presenting their review of the year in Nurseryl Land, with the help of roving reporter Mary Mary Quite Contrary (Vicki Pepperdine) and a very special Thought for the Year with Peter Rabbi and a whole load of other festive treats.

    Starring

    Jack Dee - John Tweedledum

    Peter Capaldi - Jim Tweedledee

    with

    Vicki Pepperdine, Lucy Montgomery, Alex Macqueen, Dan Tetsell and Lewis Macleod

    Written by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman

    Produced by Simon Nicholls.

    Jack Dee and Peter Capaldi star in this special comedy review of the year in Nurseryland.

    Join legendary nurseryland broadcasters John Tweedledum (Jack Dee) and Jim Tweedledee (Peter Capaldi) as they return to Radio Fourtywinks for a one-off special, presenting their review of the year in nurseryland, with the help of roving reporter Mary Mary Quite Contrary (Vicki Pepperderdine), and a very special Thought for the Year with Peter Rabbi and a whole load of other festive treats.

    012009122420100127
    20091224 (BBC7)
    20140911 (BBC7)

    The scandal of Jack and his genetically-modified beanstalk.

    With Jack Dee, Peter Capaldi, Chris Addison, Lewis MacLeod, Lucy Montgomery, Vicki Pepperdine, Dan Tetsell.

    Written by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman.

    0220091225

    A festive hamper of treats including the Queen of Hearts's traditional Christmas messsage.

    032009122820100203
    20091228 (BBC7)
    20140918 (BBC7)

    Food campaigner Jack Spratt and the Tooth Fairy debate the nation's nutrition.

    With Jack Dee, Peter Capaldi, Charlotte Green, Lewis MacLeod, Lucy Montgomery, Vicki Pepperdine, Dan Tetsell.

    Written by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman.

    04042009122920100210
    20091229 (BBC7)
    20140925 (BBC7)

    Twin presenters John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee present in-depth news analysis covering the latest stories happening this 'once upon a time'.

    Jim reports live from the launch site of the Nurseryland space programme as preparations are finalised to put a cow over the moon.

    With Peter Donaldson, Lewis MacLeod, Alex MacQueen, Lucy Montgomery, Vicki Pepperdine, Dan Tetsell.

    Written by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman.

    Jim reports live from the launch site of the Nurseyland space programme as preparations are finalised to put a cow over the moon.

    05052009123020100217
    20091230 (BBC7)
    20141002 (BBC7)

    Twin presenters John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee present in-depth news analysis covering the latest stories happening this 'once upon a time'.

    Mary Mary reports on a medical mystery involving an old woman who swallowed a fly.

    With Jack Dee, Peter Capaldi, Fi Glover, Lewis MacLeod, Alex MacQueen, Lucy Montgomery, Vicki Pepperdine, Dan Tetsell.

    Written by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman.

    Mary Mary reports on a medical mystery involving and old woman who swallowed a fly.

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    20091231 (BBC7)
    20141009 (BBC7)

    Twin presenters John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee present in-depth news analysis covering the latest stories happening this 'once upon a time'.

    Mary Mary has shocking news of an egg on a wall.

    With Jack Dee, Peter Capaldi, Lewis MacLeod, Alex MacQueen, Lucy Montgomery, Vicki Pepperdine, Dan Tetsell.

    Written by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman.

    Mary Mary has shocking news of an egg on a wall.

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    It's New Year's Day and riot police are called in as the Teddy Bears try to have their picnic.

    With Jack Dee, Peter Capaldi, Joseph Cohen-Cole, Kate Leyden, Lewis MacLeod, Lucy Montgomery, Vicki Pepperdine, Dan Tetsell.

    Written by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman.