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Lovely article in The Guardian about Cabin Pressure

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Gasp0deTheW0nderD0g Tue 27-Mar-18 10:00:37

The great JF himself talking about it, followed by Stephanie Cole's reflections. Never seen such a positive set of comments on a Guardian article!

Gasp0deTheW0nderD0g Thu 10-May-18 07:06:34

I'd be surprised if there aren't clips on Youtube. The whole series is available as a CD boxed set or download. Try out the clips first to see if you like it. Hope you do!

Costacoffeeplease Thu 10-May-18 07:10:46

I’ve got it downloaded on audible

Eastpoint Thu 10-May-18 08:19:34

It would be great if the whole tour sells out, it’s hard to believe Radio 4 pays well (unless you are John Humphrey groan).

ThursdayNextIsMyHero Thu 10-May-18 08:40:18

I love Cabin Pressure. I'd never heard of it before except on here, but I've got the boxset and have listened to it a few times. Yellow Car is often played (and causes arguments amongst the dc).

NetballHoop Wed 16-May-18 15:30:41

They are all on Youtube.

TaurielTest Wed 01-Aug-18 15:58:13

Zurich (both parts) is on iPlayer now:

DidoAndHerLament Wed 01-Aug-18 16:04:02

Brilliant grin. Thanks for sharing. Cabin Pressure never fails to cheer me up.

Kingkiller Wed 01-Aug-18 16:11:07

Love Cabin Pressure so much! The dc and I are pretty much word perfect, we've listened to them so often! Did anyone hear the John Finnemore episode of the 'My Teenage Diary' series on R4 recently? It was very funny and rather endearing.

I like the Souvenir Programme too, amd agree with a pp that the exam question sketch is hilarious. Also love the goldfish/Neptune one and the one with the adventurers having to solve the riddle to get through the gate. grin

JF just seems so lovely too. I can't imagine him not being a nice person in rl <please nobody tell me otherwise!>.

PenguindreamsofDraco Tue 13-Nov-18 09:53:18

Oh we are word perfect too, including the 7yo, who plays a mean game of Yellow Car.

We have a long drive coming up towards Christmas, does anyone who loves Cabin Pressure have any recommendations for anything else we could listen to?

Bittermints Tue 13-Nov-18 21:30:24

Double Acts was good but possibly not obvious material for a 7yo.

Miscible Mon 19-Nov-18 16:58:13

Just come across another article -

holidaylady Mon 26-Nov-18 22:11:41

Has anyone got any links to any of the episodes that still work?
I love this show and would love to listen to it again (discovered it pre CB mania)

CalmConfident Sun 02-Dec-18 09:55:02

We need a new car listen with the DC 10 &12 - cabin pressure will be perfect!

MrsChollySawcutt Sat 15-Dec-18 16:29:40

All the episodes from Abu Dhabi through the two-part Zurich finale are available free as an iTunes Podcast:

Bittermints Fri 21-Dec-18 12:55:42

Gosh! That's a generous offer.

bsc Fri 21-Dec-18 13:21:01

Ooh! What a lovely surprise- we love cabin pressure!

Twyler Fri 21-Dec-18 13:31:18


GoGoJo Fri 11-Jan-19 00:20:21

Just found out I got tickets to see the next series of souvenir programme being recorded at the end of the month. Very excited!

Does anyone know how long stuff usually takes to air?

Bittermints Fri 11-Jan-19 21:17:16

Me too, @GoGoJo! I've been before but can't remember how long it takes before it goes out on air.

MikeUniformMike Thu 14-Feb-19 19:59:47

Radio Times has a Top 30 Radio Shows, and Cabin Pressure isn't in it. How did that happen?

Iwantacampervan Tue 26-Mar-19 16:29:31

Cabin Pressure is on again on Rado 4 Extra - Sundays 11pm from 24th March. Second series starting with Helsinki.

Disfordarkchocolate Tue 26-Mar-19 16:38:18

There was one on the Radio recently (Helsinki), worth a listen. Every episode is a classic. Its like Father Ted, you can happily argue with yourself about which is the best episode and never make a decision as they're all so good.

GoGoJo Wed 22-May-19 22:53:52

New souvenir programme out today.

My unreasonably large radio crush was not quashed in any way by seeing him live.

Gasp0deTheW0nderD0g Sat 01-Jun-19 16:08:47

The first sketch in episode 2 was terrific and would fit right in in Mumsnet. We were at the live recording for that one, the driving test and the Noah sketch in episode 1, probably some of the others too.

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