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LINDA SMITH'S A BRIEF HISTORY OF TIMEWASTING
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Tuesdays 18:30-19:00
A second series of the eccentric comedy about life in an East London tower block flat complete with a tortoise and a live-in builder.

The show is written by and stars Linda Smith, who conquered the Edinburgh Fringe seven years running and then moved effortlessly into TV and Radio with regular appearances on Radio 4's The News Quiz and Just a Minute and guests slots on Have I Got News for You? and Call My Bluff.

As well as winning the Hackney Empire's New London Comic Award, Linda was recently voted The Wittiest Living Person by listeners to Radio 4's Word Of Mouth.

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a London tower block

Another visit to Linda's East London tower block, complete with elderly tortoise, Sir Cliff, crumbly-boned Welsh neighbour Betty and flamboyant builder Chris.

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  • Linda Smith
  • Chris Neill
  • Margaret John
  • Jeremy Hardy
  • Femi Olufowuju Junior
  • Martin Hyder
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