Comedy of the Week

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Brighten your week with the latest BBC Radio 4 comedy, introduced by Athena Kugblenu.

Jen Brister: Waves June 6, 2022

Why has such a large swathe of the population started plunging into freezing- cold water, in a country whose climate is pretty obviously ill-suited to wild swimming, or arguably any sort of swimming away from a spa resort? Jen Brister might seem, at face value, an unlikely candidate to ask. In her critically- acclaimed stand-up she has never been noted for suffering fools – or fads – gladly. Yet amid the bedlam of the past two years, as the mother of young twin boys suddenly finding herself a full-time nurse, teacher and a lot of other jobs she never signed …

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