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Programme Catalogue - Details: 02 March 199519950920

First broadcast on 1995-03-02

Producer: J.

NAISMITH

Next in series: 02 January 1997

Previous in series: 23 February 1995

Description

The innovative sketch show written and performed by Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh with Peter Bradshaw, Melanie GIEDROYC and special guest Spike Milligan.

Produced by Jon Naismith.

SKETCHES: Opener; Mastermind; Bookshelf; Student Weather; Tony Benn's Diary; Golf; Cats; Spike Poems I; Apres Ski Sunday; Secrets of the Famous I; Middler; Flying Eye; Spike Poems II; Holiday Programme; Secrets of the Famous II; Emotional Surveys; Closer.

Subject Categories

satire (comedy programmes) (genre)

Broadcast history

02 Mar 1995 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 4)

20 Sep 1995 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Peter Bradshaw (Author)

Tim De Jongh (Author)

Nick Golson (Author)

Simon Brint (Composer)

Martyn Lewis (ent)

Joan Bakewell (ent)

Spike Milligan (ent)

Patrick Allen (ent)

Melanie Giedroyc (ent)

Jon Naismith (Producer)

Recorded on 1995-02-25.

Programme Catalogue - Details: 23 February 199519950913

First broadcast on 1995-02-23

Producer: J.

NAISMITH

Next in series: 02 March 1995

Previous in series: 16 February 1995

Description

The innovative new sketch show written and performed by Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh, with Melanie GIEDROYC, Peter Bradshaw and special guest Jon Pertwee.

Produced by John NAISMITH

SKETCHES: Opener; Mastermind; Tortoise Accountants; Dad's Crimewatch; Daleks; Student; Secret of the Famous I; Bees; Police Crimewatch; Tortoise Airlines; Doctor's Assistant; The EC; Secrets of the Famous II; Caravan Hour; Closer

Subject Categories

satire (comedy programmes) (genre)

Broadcast history

23 Feb 1995 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 4)

13 Sep 1995 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Peter Bradshaw (Author)

Tim De Jongh (Author)

Nick Golson (Author)

Melanie Giedroyc (Author)

Simon Brint (Composer)

Alan Titchmarsh (ent)

Claire Rayner (ent)

Jon Pertwee (ent)

Patrick Allen (ent)

Dan Strauss (ent)

Jon Naismith (Producer)

Recorded on 1995-02-11.

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TART

Leslie Philips is the guest star in this bizarre collection of odd announcements, strange sketches and celebrity revelations.

Leslie Phillips is the guest star in this bizarre collection of odd announcements, strange sketches, and celebrity revelations.

Lecturing Leslie Phillips guest stars in Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh's skilful sketch show.

With Mel Giedroyc.

From March 1994.

Leslie Phillips guest stars in Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh's skilful sketch show.

Lecturing Leslie Phillips guest stars in Nick Golson and Tim de Jongh's skilful sketch show. With Mel Giedroyc. From March 1994.

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Ken Campbell guests on this episode of the skilful sketch comedy written and performed by Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh.

Ken Campbell guests in this episode of the skilful sketch comedy written and performed by Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh.

Action from Ancient Greece to 221B Baker Street.

Comedy with Nick Golson, Tim De Jongh and guest Ken Campbell.

From March 1994.

Comedy with guest Ken Campbell.

Action from ancient Greece to 221-B Baker Street. Comedy with Nick Golson, Tim de Jongh and guest Ken Campbell. From March 1994.

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This week: Secrets of the Famous: Michael Fish, Non-Fitness Videos, and E17 move house.

Ian Paisley takes up bungee jumping and The Professionals star, Lewis Collins, talks about his conifers.

Michael Fish's secrets revealed and E17 move house.

Nick Golson and Tim de Jongh welcome guest Lewis Collins.

Guest Lewis Collins joins the fun.

Michael Fish's secrets are revealed, and E17 move house. Nick Golson and Tim de Jongh welcome guest Lewis Collins. From March 1994.

Michael Fish's secrets are revealed, and East 17 move house. Nick Golson and Tim de Jongh welcome guest Lewis Collins. From March 1994.

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STUFFED

Tim and Nick return with a fun-filled half hour and guest Rodney Bewes.

Fathers' Mastermind - and a new style triathlon.

Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh welcome guest Rodney Bewes.

From April 1994.

With guest Rodney Bewes.

Fathers' Mastermind, and a new-style triathlon. Nick Golson and Tim de Jongh welcome guest Rodney Bewes. From April 1994.

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The only 1994 sketch show to feature spacehoppers on Top Gear, new age DIY and Frank Sinatra singing the Sex Pistols.

Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh welcome special guest Britt Ekland - with New Age DIY and Sinatra sings punk.

From April 1994.

The special guest is Britt Ekland - plus New Age DIY and Sinatra sings punk.

New age DIY, and Sinatra sings punk. Nick Golson and Tim de Jongh welcome special guest Britt Ekland. From April 1994.

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KISS MY ARSE

Hear William Franklin make his noises in this zany '90s comedy.

Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh greet special guest William Franklyn - with Dolphins and Sue Lawley's secret.

From February 1995.

Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh greet special guest William Franklyn - plus dolphins and Sue Lawley's secret. From February 1995.

Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh greet William Franklyn, plus dolphins and Sue Lawley's secret

Dolphins, and Sue Lawley's secret. Nick Golson and Tim de Jongh welcome special guest William Franklyn. From February 1995.

Dolphins, and Sue Lawley's secret. Nick Golson and Tim de Jongh welcome special guest William Franklyn. From February 1995.

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SLAPPER

More barbed wit from Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh, with special guest Adam Ant.

Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh's special guest Adam Ant sings a cappella, plus Sue Cook's secret's revealed.

From February 1995.

Des Lynham and Sue Cook's secrets revealed.

Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh welcome special guest Adam Ant.

Golson and Tim De Jongh welcome special guest Adam Ant.

Des Lynham and Sue Cook's secrets revealed. Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh welcome special guest Adam Ant. From February 1995.

Golson and Tim De Jongh welcome special guest Adam Ant. From February 1995.

Des Lynham and Sue Cook's secrets are revealed, plus Nick Golson and Tim de Jongh welcome special guest Adam Ant. From February 1995.

Des Lynham and Sue Cook's secrets are revealed, plus Nick Golson and Tim de Jongh welcome special guest Adam Ant. From February 1995.

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Henry 'Fierce, Fierce, grrrrrrrrrr' Cooper joins the boys for some fun.

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Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh with knockout guest Henry Cooper, plus Alan Hansen's secret revealed.

From February 1995.

Peter Sissons and Alan Hansen's secrets revealed.

Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh welcome guest Henry Cooper.

1)Opener 2)Quickie 3)The battle of Naseby 4)Newsline 1 5)Regimental animals 6)Traffic report 1 7)Centre domes 8)Henry sketch 9)Secrets of the famous 1 10)Newsfront 11)Traffic report 2 12)Animals detective agency 13)Boxing 14)Newslines 2 15)Wolves 16)Traffic report 3 17)International date line 18)World travel chess championships 19)Closer

Subject Categories

comedy programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

16 Feb 1995 (RADIO 4)

06 Sep 1995 BT=2330 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Tim De Jongh (Author)

Nick Golson (Author)

Patrick Allen (ent)

Peter Bradshaw (ent)

Dan Strauss (ent)

Melanie Giedroyc (ent)

Peter Sissons (Speaker)

Henry Cooper (Speaker)

Alan Hanson (Speaker)

Recorded on 1995-02-04.

Peter Sissons and Alan Hansen's secrets revealed. Nick Golson and Tim de Jongh welcome guest Henry Cooper. From February 1995.

Peter Sissons and Alan Hansen's secrets are revealed. Nick Golson and Tim de Jongh welcome guest Henry Cooper. From February 1995.

Peter Sissons and Alan Hansen's secrets are revealed. Nick Golson and Tim de Jongh welcome guest Henry Cooper. From February 1995.

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DOG

Jon Pertwee joins the boys for fun and japes, and maybe a new companion.

Jon Pertwee is this week's guest for the comedy sketch show and in Dad's Crimewatch - who left the lights on?

Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh with guest Jon Pertwee, as Doctor Who meets Worzel Gummidge.

Doctor Who meets Worzel Gummidge, as Nick Golson and Tim de Jongh welcome guest Jon Pertwee. From February 1995.

Doctor Who meets Worzel Gummidge, as Nick Golson and Tim deJongh welcome guest Jon Pertwee

0205 LASTSpike Milligan1995030220050823 (BBC7)
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reads his poems and accepts Nick and Tim's presents.

The final recording in the BBC Paris studios.

Spike Milligan is this week's sketch show guest and is given a signed horse.

In the final recording at the famous BBC Paris Studios, Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh welcome Spike Milligan.

From March 1995.

Episode 5 of 5.

In the final recording at the famous BBC Paris Studios, Nick Golson and Tim de Jongh welcome Spike Milligan. From March 1995.

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Calm down dear! Special guest Michael Winner joins in the sketch show fun.

From 1997.

Calm down dear! Special guest Michael Winner joins in the sketch show fun with Nick Golsen and Tim De Jongh.

From January 1997.

Calm down dear! Special guest Michael Winner joins in the sketch show fun with Nick Golsen and Tim de Jongh. From January 1997.

Calm down dear! Special guest Michael Winner joins in the sketch show fun. From 1997.

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High winds alert! Weatherman Michael Fish bids for stardom.

From January 1997.

Sketch show with Nick Golsen and Tim De Jongh.

High winds alert! Weatherman Michael Fish bids for stardom. Sketch show with Nick Golsen and Tim de Jongh. From January 1997.

High winds alert! Weatherman Michael Fish bids for stardom. From January 1997.

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Sketch comedy starring Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh.

With special guest Peter Stringfellow

More skillful sketch comedy starring Nick Golson and Tim De Jongh.

From January 1997.

Night clubbing in London courtesy of Peter Stringfellow.

Sketch show with Nick Golsen and Tim De Jongh.

Night clubbing in London courtesy of Peter Stringfellow. Sketch show with Nick Golsen and Tim De Jongh. From January 1997.

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Nick and Tim are joined by the mesmeric Paul Mckenna.

3-2-1, you're back in the room.

Hypnotist Paul McKenna gets a taste of his own medicine. Sketch show with Nick Golsen and Tim de Jongh. From January 1997.

Hypnotist Paul McKenna gets a taste of his own medicine.

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Phillip Schofield re-lives Going Live days, with Nick Golsen and Tim De Jongh.

Going Live! Phillip Schofield re-lives his days on children's television, with Nick Golsen and Tim De Jongh.

From January 1997.

Going Live! Phillip Schofield re-lives his days on children's television, with Nick Golsen and Tim de Jongh. From January 1997.