Comedy of the Week

Comedy of the Week
Brighten your week with the latest BBC Radio 4 comedy, introduced by Darren Harriott.

Fortunately… with Fi and Jane
Aug 3 • 53 min
This week on Fortunately, Fi and Jane are joined by Channel 4 News presenter Krishnan Guru-Murthy. Krishnan checks in with Fi and Jane after an early morning hosting 5live Breakfast. He talks them through a morning news meeting, confesses why he wouldn’t…
Things My Mother Never Told Me (… About Lockdown)
Jul 27 • 14 min
In the first episode of a new series, comedian Sindhu Vee invites guests to talk about their mothers. Guest across the series include Mae Martin, Guz Khan, Tom Allen and Jayde Adams. Lockdown is making us think a lot more about family, and for many people…
Jul 20 • 28 min
Drawing on his own family, the third series of Richard Herring’s comedy drama builds on the warm, lively characters and sharply observed family dynamics of previous series. His affectionate observation of inter generational misunderstanding, sibling…
Jul 13 • 29 min
Nathan Blakely was a popstar. But he was useless, died, and was reincarnated. The comedy about Nathan’s adventures in the afterlife returns for a second series with Daniel Rigby and Diane Morgan, and guest-starring Vicki Pepperdine and Amy-Beth Hayes. In…
Dave Podmore’s Positive Test
Jul 6 • 29 min
The world has been turned upside down in 2020, but could the dearth of sport offer a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for cricket’s anti-hero Dave Podmore to make big bucks? Pod is in negotiations with the Tokyo Olympics and, after all the efforts to take…