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Begrudging a Crunchie

Episode 4 of 4

Comedy set in a Scots-Asian corner shop. Malcolm surprises Ramesh by announcing she wishes to become a foster carer. Written by and starring Sanjeev Kohli and Donald Mcleary.

The hit series returns for a seventh series with more shop based shenanigans and over the counter philosophy, courtesy of Ramesh Mahju and his trusty sidekick Dave. Written by and starring Donald Mcleary and Sanjeev Kohli.

Set in a Scots-Asian corner shop, the award winning Fags, Mags & Bags sees a return of all the shop regular characters, and some guest appearances along the way, from the likes of Sean Biggerstaff, Mina Anwar, Greg McHugh and Simon Greenall.

In the final episode of the series, Malcolm surprises Ramesh by announcing she wants to become a Foster carer.

Join the staff of Fags, Mags and Bags in their tireless quest to bring nice-price custard creams and cans of coke with Arabic writing on them to an ungrateful nation. Ramesh Mahju has built it up over the course of over 30 years and is a firmly entrenched, friendly presence in the local area. He is joined by his shop sidekick, Dave.

Then of course there are Ramesh's sons Sanjay and Alok, both surly and not particularly keen on the old school approach to shopkeeping, but natural successors to the business. Ramesh is keen to pass all his worldly wisdom onto them - whether they like it or not!

Producer: Gus Beattie for Gusman Productions
A Comedy Unit production for BBC Radio 4.

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Role Contributor
Ramesh Sanjeev Kohli
Dave Donald McLeary
Sanjay Omar Raza
Alok Susheel Kumar
Malcolm Mina Anwar
Lovely Sue Julie Wilson Nimmo
Kallum Taryam Boyd
Mrs Birkett Stewart Cairns
Writer Sanjeev Kohli
Writer Donald McLeary
Producer Gus Beattie