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Mr Muzak recommissioned

BBC Radio 4 have commissioned a second series of Richie Webb's sitcom Mr Muzak. The four new episodes will once again star Richie as performance-shy cocktail pianist Nigel Penny - and his continuing battle to avoid the limelight. Jess Robinson and Paul G Raymond will reprise their roles in the show which will be broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in summer 2020.

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Rum Bunch Commissioned!

The gang here at Top Dog is pleased to announce that Rum Bunch has been commissioned by Radio 4. Very much inspired by the golden age of radio cabaret, Rum Bunch is a variety show featuring sketches, epic-narratives, recurring characters, special guests, a disobedient house band, and an exhasperated host.

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Hobby Bobbies 2 - tickets

Richie and Nick will  be starring as useless PCSO's Geoff and Nigel in the second series of Dave Lamb's Radio 4 sitcom 'Hobby Bobbies'. The show - produced by Steve Doherty - will once again feature Noddy Holder as Geoff's Dad and will see Sinead Keenan and Chris Emmett reprise their roles as The Guv and Bernie the cafe owner.

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Life of Barry - pilot recording

Just had a marvellous day in the studio recording the Radio 4 pilot 'Life of Barry'. The show is a showcase for Alex Lowe’s extraordinary creation Barry from Watford and is written by Alex along with Top Dog's own Dave Lamb and Richie Webb - who also produce.

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Hobby Bobbies - repeat

The first series of Dave Lamb's Hobby Bobbies is being repeated on Radio 4 on Fridays at 11.30 from The 11th April. Dave is currently in the throes of writing series 2 - which is due to record in Sepember with a view to broadcast later in the year.

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Hobby Bobbies recommissioned

Top Dog are delighted to announce that a second series of the Dave Lamb penned sitcom Hobby Bobbies has been commissioned by Radio 4. The show will once again feature Richie Webb and Nick Walker as a pair of hapless Community Support Officers trying to make their way in the world of law enforcement.

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