Bored Now - Can I Play With The Puppy? As the green shoots of the silly season start sprouting Steve Punt & Hugh Dennis look into, among other things, exactly why we’re all so bored. Meanwhile, Mitch Benn is our ISS correspondent, Jon Holmes’s piece is a "stunna", and Marcus Brigstocke finds it isn’t easy being green. Also featuring Laura Shavin. Producer: Ed Morrish.
Eyebrow-Raising Budget: The major news story of the week is discussed by Steve Punt & Hugh Dennis, while Lloyd Langford performs an enhanced comedic procedure, Jon Holmes examines standards in schools, and Mitch Benn seeks closure on the biggest issue of the last two months. Produced by Ed Morrish.
We Hate It When A Plan Comes Together: This week Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis take a look at the events marking three years to go until the Olympics, Mitch Benn has written a musical, Marcus Brigstocke says ‘Sausages’, and special guest David Quantick talks about the most boring music prize going. Also featuring Laura Shavin. Producer: Ed Morrish
Cricket and Kissing. Sandi Toksvig takes a look at the week’s news with guests Jeremy Hardy, Fred Macaulay, Mark Steel and Shappi Khorsandi.