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Joe and Terry replace Stuart with new best friend Janice, who has never worked. Stars Mathew Horne. From October 2013.

Joe and Terry replace Stuart with new best friend Janice. She's never worked - except as a human guinea pig for pharmaceutical trials and she drinks during the day - she is officially the bestest person they've ever met.

As well as being usurped by Janice, Stuart is usurped by Gary Probert who has unbelievably and appallingly taken over his job at the Job Centre and is working very closely with Nicola.

Steven Burge’s comedy about the staff and the clients who frequent a Job Centre in the Essex town of Rayleigh.

Starring Matthew Horne and Daniel Mays.

Stuart ...... Mathew Horne
Joe ...... Daniel Mays
Terry ...... Tony Way
Mr Dancer ...... Tony Way
Nicola ...... Zahra Ahmadi
Janice ...... Sally Grace
Gary Probert ...... Steve Oram
Dave Manager ...... Alex Lowe
Kevin Rush ...... Alex Lowe
Teresa Glock ...... Bharti Patel
Mr Bishop ...... David Seddon

Producer: Katie Tyrrell

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in October 2013.

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30 minutes

Last on

Last Sunday 23:00

Clip

Gary Probert's job application

Gary Probert's job application
Having made such a strong application, Gary's going to find his new job a doddle.

Credits

Role Contributor
Stuart Mathew Horne
Joe Daniel Mays
Terry Tony Way
Mr Dancer Tony Way
Nicola Zahra Ahmadi
Janice Sally Grace
Gary Probert Steve Oram
Dave Manager Alex Lowe
Kevin Rush Alex Lowe
Teresa Glock Bharti Patel
Mr Bishop David Seddon
Producer Katie Tyrrell
Writer Steven Burge

Broadcasts

  • Thu 24 Oct 2013 23:00
  • Wed 6 Apr 2016 22:30
  • Tue 6 Feb 2018 23:00
  • Last Sunday 23:00