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Friday Night Comedy from BBC Radio 4
Download the best satirical comedy from Radio 4, every Friday. Features The News Quiz, The Now Show and Dead Ringers.
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Ratings & Reviews
4.3 stars from 15,991 ratings
Canned laughing must be stopped
Please stop the fake laughing in the background. It used to be brilliant but now it’s kiNda bad. Because of the fake laughing, and is not even that funny anymore.
ma neim djieff via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 09/28/20
Just got better
Andy is doing a fantastic job with a format that is made for him. This is the best this show has been.
Happy of Hobart via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 09/27/20
Lost its way
Used to be my favourite comedy but after the sad loss of Jeremy Hardy and departure of Miles Jupp it’s lost its clever intelligent brilliance. To be fair the canned laughter in place of a live audience doesn’t help and not something the producers can do much about.
Fipzee68 via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 09/26/20
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