Strictly Dave Podmore

Comedy by Christopher Douglas and Andrew Nickolds, with Nick Newman.

The behind-the-scenes story of Strictly Come Dancing series seven when Dave Podmore, England's least co-ordinated cricketer, gets the nod to appear on the show, stumbling in the footsteps of Messrs Ramprakash, Gough and Tuffnell.

But has journeyman Pod, never known for his footwork and timing on the field, got what it takes to impress the Strictly judges?

Dave Podmore....Christopher Douglas

Andy Hamer....Andrew Nickolds

With Nicola Sanderson and Simon Greenall.

A Hat Trick production for BBC Radio 4.

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Comedy by Christopher Douglas and Andrew Nickolds, with Nick Newman.

The behind-the-scenes story of Strictly Come Dancing series seven when Dave Podmore, England's least co-ordinated cricketer, gets the nod to appear on the show, stumbling in the footsteps of Messrs Ramprakash, Gough and Tuffnell.

But has journeyman Pod, never known for his footwork and timing on the field, got what it takes to impress the Strictly judges?

Dave Podmore....Christopher Douglas

Andy Hamer....Andrew Nickolds

With Nicola Sanderson and Simon Greenall.

A Hat Trick production for BBC Radio 4.This is the hitherto untold story of Strictly series Seven, when England's least co-ordinated cricketer Dave Podmore spun his way onto the dancefloor of Strictly Come Dancing, stumbling in the twinkle-toed footsteps of Messrs Ramprakash, Gough and Tuffnell.

Can England's legendary journeyman, never known for his timing and footwork on the field, pull it off on the night? Will he manage the Rhumba without spilling his Red Bull?

Its Saturday Night Fever meets Test Match Special. Not exactly Dirty Dancing, but certainly a disappointing standard of hygiene. Dave Podmore is written and performed by Christopher Douglas and Andrew Nickolds with Nick Newman.

Producer: Richard Wilson

A Hat Trick Production for BBC Radio 4.

The story of how Dave Podmore narrowly missed out on taking part in Strictly Come Dancing.

This is the hitherto untold story of Strictly series Seven, when England's least co-ordinated cricketer Dave Podmore spun his way onto the dancefloor of Strictly Come Dancing, stumbling in the twinkle-toed footsteps of Messrs Ramprakash, Gough and Tuffnell.

Its Saturday Night Fever meets Test Match Special.

Not exactly Dirty Dancing, but certainly a disappointing standard of hygiene.

Dave Podmore is written and performed by Christopher Douglas and Andrew Nickolds with Nick Newman.