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Episode 8

Episode 8 of 12

Punt and Dennis present a nightly satirical round up of election news and comment from comedians, journalists and commentators. Recorded in front of an audience at the Radio Theatre about 4 hours before transmission, this is a very topical comedy show.

30 minutes


  • The Headlines

    Punt & Dennis romp through the day's election news like a pair of satirical gazelles.

    Duration: 05:00

  • Nicholas

    John Shuttleworth reveals the true reason for the Liberal Democrats' resurgence.

    Duration: 02:30

  • Image is Everything

    Mitch Benn attempts to make himself look electable.

    Duration: 05:30

  • Electopop

    David Quantick makes us a campaign mixtape.

    Duration: 05:20

  • Leaders' Wives

    Political columnist for the Evening Standard Anne McElvoy discusses the importance of Samantha, Sarah and Miriam.

    Duration: 05:25

  • Whose Desert Island Disc Is It Anyway?

    Political journalist Anne takes on music journalist David in guessing which political figure picked a given track to take on the island.

    Duration: 03:05

  • Audience Question

    What have you ever gatecrashed?

    Duration: 02:30


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