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    • Cabin Pressure, The Complete Series 1

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: Stephanie Cole, Roger Allam, Benedict Cumberbatch
    • Length: 2 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,744
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,293
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,288

    John Finnemore (Dead Ringers & Mitchell & Webb) has written this brilliant new sitcom starring Stephanie Cole, Roger Allam & Benedict Cumberbatch. Cabin Pressure is set in a small airline business. The flipside of the glamorous world of international airlines.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Cabin Pressure

    • By Elizabeth on 14-07-09

    Regular price: £12.00

    • Cabin Pressure: The Complete Series 2

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: Stephanie Cole, Roger Allam, Benedict Cumberbatch, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,244
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 953
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 944

    Stephanie Cole ("Doc Martin"), Benedict Cumberbatch and Roger Allam ("The Thick Of It") star in the complete second series of the hit sitcom about the pilots of a tiny charter airline for whom no job is too small, but many, many jobs are too difficult.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Even Better.....

    • By Joan on 01-07-11

    Regular price: £12.00

    • Cabin Pressure: The Complete Series 4

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: AudioGO Ltd
    • Length: 2 hrs and 48 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,162
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,027
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,013

    Stephanie Cole, Benedict Cumberbatch & Roger Allam star in the fourth series of the hit sitcom about the tiny charter airline for whom no job is too small, but many, many jobs are too difficult. By John Finnemore (The News Quiz, Mitchell & Webb).

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • 'Everyone in the car, we're going for a drive...'

    • By L on 14-04-13

    Regular price: £12.00

    • Cabin Pressure: The Complete Series 3

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: Stephanie Cole, Benedict Cumberbatch, Roger Allam, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 49 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,202
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 961
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 955

    Stephanie Cole, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Roger Allam star in the first series of the hit sitcom about the tiny charter airline for whom no job is too small, but many, many jobs are too difficult.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The best thing on radio

    • By Em on 10-12-11

    Regular price: £11.99

    • Cabin Pressure

    • Zurich: The BBC Radio 4 airline
    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: Stephanie Cole, Full Cast, Benedict Cumberbatch
    • Length: 55 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 914
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 837
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 833

    The complete finale of the hit BBC Radio 4 sitcom- 2 episodes. Cabin Pressure is set in the wing and prayer world of a tiny, one-plane airline, staffed by two pilots, one on his way down, and one who was never up to start with. In this, the finale of the whole series, we discover that for MJN Air, whether it's choosing an ice-cream flavour, putting a princess in a van or remembering your grandmother's name, no job is too small, but, many, many jobs are too difficult.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant!!!!!!

    • By SARA JANE RATHBONE on 01-02-15

    Regular price: £8.00

    • John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme: Series 7

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: full cast, John Finnemore
    • Length: 2 hrs and 46 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 106
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 99
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 97

    Six more episodes of BBC Radio 4's multi-award-winning sketch show, written by and starring John Finnemore. John Finnemore, writer and star of Cabin Pressure and John Finnemore's Double Acts, returns for a seventh series of his hugely acclaimed Souvenir Programme, which won him Radio Broadcaster of the Year at the 2016 Broadcasting Press Guild Awards. Expect sketches! Expect songs! They're what made up the previous series, so it seems a pretty safe bet that that's what will be in this series as well.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Well... since you asked me for a review...

    • By S. Ibbotson on 13-04-18

    Regular price: £11.99

    • John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme

    • The Complete Series 3 & 4
    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: a full cast, John Finnemore, Carrie Quinlan
    • Length: 5 hrs and 35 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 455
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 417
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 406

    The complete third and fourth series of BBC Radio 4’s award-winning sketch show, written by and starring the writer of Cabin Pressure. In the third and fourth series of his hit sketch show, John Finnemore examines a typically eclectic range of issues including making friends, the problem with polymath bestselling authors, the colour of posh men’s trousers, and a history of choice.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • John Finnemore rocks

    • By Rob Thurgood on 13-12-14

    Regular price: £18.00

    • Cabin Pressure: Molokai (Christmas Special 2010)

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: Stephanie Cole, Benedict Cumberbatch
    • Length: 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 682
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 529
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 519

    In this Christmas special 'Molokai' - It's Christmas morning, but when Carolyn schedules an extra stop-off to the Hawaiian island of Molokai, Arthur has just seven minutes to celebrate Christmas. Stephanie Cole, Benedict Cumberbatch & Roger Allam star in the second series of the hit sitcom about the tiny charter airline for whom no job is too small, but many, many jobs are too difficult.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The pressure keepps on building till you burst out

    • By Howard on 17-05-11

    Regular price: £6.00

    • John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme: Series 6

    • BBC Radio 4 comedy sketch show
    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: Carrie Quinlan, Margaret Cabourn-Smith, John Finnemore, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 47 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 176
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 156
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 154

    John Finnemore, writer and star of Cabin Pressure and John Finnemore's Double Acts, returns for a sixth series of his hugely acclaimed Souvenir Programme, which won him Radio Broadcaster of the Year at the 2016 Broadcasting Press Guild Awards. Expect sketches! Expect songs! They're what made up the previous five series, so it seems a pretty safe bet that that's what will be in this series as well. And, well, since you ask him for some tall tales...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A light in the gloom

    • By Kindle Customer on 02-03-17

    Regular price: £11.99

    • John Finnemore's Double Acts: Series 2

    • 6 full-cast radio dramas
    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: John Finnemore
    • Length: 2 hrs and 48 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 75
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 67
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 68

    This is the second series of one-off comedies written by the genius behind the smash-hit radio sitcom Cabin Pressure - John Finnemore. The first series won the coveted Writers Guild of Great Britain award for Best Comedy. Each show is a comedy perfumed by just two actors - including (across the series) famous household names such as Martin Clunes ( Doc Martin), Julia McKenzie ( Fresh Fields) and the inimitable voice of Carolyn in Cabin Pressure, Stephanie Cole.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • John Finnemore is a genius

    • By Nigel Ayres on 01-09-17

    Regular price: £11.99

    • John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme, Series 5

    • The BBC Radio 4 Comedy Sketch Show
    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: John Finnemore
    • Length: 2 hrs and 45 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 264
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 239
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 234

    The complete fifth series of BBC Radio 4's award-winning sketch show, written by and starring the writer of Cabin Pressure. John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme has won a host of awards, including the 2015 BBC Audio Drama Award for Best Scripted Comedy with Live Audience. Written by and starring John Finnemore, this fifth series of the hit show returns with more witty wordplay and laugh-out-loud sketches.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love it !

    • By Rebecca on 08-06-16

    Regular price: £11.99

    • John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme: The Complete Series 2

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: John Finnemore
    • Length: 2 hrs and 46 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 326
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 291
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 286

    The complete second series of BBC Radio 4's award-winning sketch show - winner of the Chortle Radio Award of the Year. In these six episodes, which make up the complete second series, you'll hear some moth-based lunacy, an awkward celestial relationship, a heart-warming tale of the days before health and safety, and how The Archers sounds to people who don't listen to The Archers - plus many other sketches featuring acute observations and wonderful wordplay.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • not as funny as cabin pressure, but good!

    • By Hannah on 18-09-13

    Regular price: £12.00

    • John Finnemore's Double Acts

    • Six BBC Radio 4 Comedy Dramas
    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: Alison Steadman, Celia Imrie, full cast
    • Length: 2 hrs and 46 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 215
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 199
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 198

    Winner of the Writers Guild Award for Best Radio Comedy and the Comedy.co.uk awards for Best Radio Sketch Show! Celia Imrie, Alison Steadman, John Bird and Rebecca Front are among the cast of these BBC Radio 4 comedy dramas from the writer and producers of Cabin Pressure. These six self-contained duologues, each one brimming with humour and charm, come from the pen of John Finnemore, author and star of the award-winning John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Entertaining as always.

    • By MARTIN J WILKINSON on 10-03-16

    Regular price: £11.99

    • John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme: The Complete Series 1

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: John Finnemore
    • Length: 1 hr and 51 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 364
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 329
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 323

    John Finnemore, writer and star of Cabin Pressure, returns in four episodes of his own sketches, as heard on BBC Radio. These episodes feature a tiger with a gun, reveal the truth behind the war effort, visit some documentary-makers, has a big debate and then treats itself to a little trophy. Plus, there are also some musical interludes from the zoo. John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme is written by and stars John Finnemore (The Now Show, Miranda, That Mitchell and Webb Look).

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Gets better in later series but still brilliant.

    • By Mez Kyte on 12-01-15

    Regular price: £10.00