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Comedian Mark Steel visits towns across the UK and creates a stand-up show for a local audience based on what he finds out about the area

  • Portland

    6/6 Stand-up from the Isle of Portland, Dorset, celebrating what makes the island distinctive.

    First broadcast: 22 Apr 2009

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  • Merthyr Tydfil

    5/6 Mark records a show in Merthyr Tydfil, celebrating the town and its people.

    First broadcast: 15 Apr 2009

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  • Walsall

    4/6 Mark celebrates the accent, the hippo, and the lack of anything to do with Birmingham.

    First broadcast: 08 Apr 2009

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  • Lewes

    3/6 Comedian Mark Steel celebrates the East Sussex town's fires, pub fights and stroppiness.

    First broadcast: 01 Apr 2009

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  • Boston

    2/6 Mark visits Boston in Lincolnshire to see why the inhabitants have no need of a handbrake.

    First broadcast: 25 Mar 2009

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Portland

6/6 Stand-up from the Isle of Portland, Dorset, celebrating what makes the island distinctive.

Fri 14 Jun 2013 22:00 BBC Radio 4 Extra

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