The Hudson And Pepperdine Show

A variety-comedy-sketch show written and performed by Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine, with Martin Hyder and Jim North.

Episodes

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20070402 BT=2230 (BBC7)

Last in the series of the sketch-cum-variety show. This week, the cast of Friends come to visit. Episode 4 of 4.

20070403 BT=0330 (BBC7)

Last in the series of the sketch-cum-variety show. This week, the cast of Friends come to visit. Episode 4 of 4.

20070312 BT=2230 (BBC7)

Mel and Vicki battle to keep the show going despite constant interruptions from the Dirty Sloanes and the Goatee Beard Men's Group. Episode 1 of 4.

20070313 BT=0330 (BBC7)

Mel and Vicki battle to keep the show going despite constant interruptions from the Dirty Sloanes and the Goatee Beard Men's Group. Episode 1 of 4.

20080103 BT=0430 (BBC7)

Mel and Vicki battle to keep the show going despite constant interruptions from the Dirty Sloanes and the Goatee Beard Men's Group. Episode 1 of 4.

20051205 BT=2330 (BBC7)

Mel and Vicki battle to keep their show going despite interruptions from the Dirty Sloanes and the Goatee Beard Men's Group.

20051206 BT=0430 (BBC7)

Mel and Vicki battle to keep their show going despite interruptions from the Dirty Sloanes and the Goatee Beard Men's Group.

20070326 BT=2230 (BBC7)

Mel becomes a Breatharian, with disastrous consequences. Variety and comedy sketch show with Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine. Episode 3 of 4.

20070327 BT=0330 (BBC7)

Mel becomes a Breatharian, with disastrous consequences. Variety and comedy sketch show with Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine. Episode 3 of 4.

20080117 BT=0430 (BBC7)

Mel becomes a Breatharian, with disastrous consequences. Variety and comedy sketch show with Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine. Episode 3 of 4.

20070319 BT=2230 (BBC7)

The rent's due and the girls are skint. The landlord's at the door and it looks like Mel will have to pay in kind. Episode 2 of 4.

20070320 BT=0330 (BBC7)

The rent's due and the girls are skint. The landlord's at the door and it looks like Mel will have to pay in kind. Episode 2 of 4.

20081119 BT=2300 (BBC7)

Variety meets sitcom meets sketch show - as Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine face a barrage of interruptions. From March 2000. Episode 1 of 4.

20081120 BT=0400 (BBC7)

Variety meets sitcom meets sketch show - as Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine face a barrage of interruptions. From March 2000. Episode 1 of 4.

20050707

The war on terror reaches Mel and Vicki's flat. Written and performed by Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine with Martin Hyder, Jim North, Dave Lamb and Jessica Martin.

20050714

The war on terror reaches Mel and Vicki's flat.

Written and performed by Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine with Martin Hyder, Jim North, Dave Lamb and Jessica Martin

20061018

Variety-comedy-sketch show, written and performed by Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine with Martin Hyder and Jim North. Do the bright lights of television beckon for Mel and Vicki?

20061025

3/4. A variety-comedy-sketch show, written and performed by Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine with Martin Hyder, Jim North, Dave Lamb and Jessica Martin.

20061101

A variety-comedy-sketch show, written and performed by Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine with Martin Hyder, Jim North, Dave Lamb and Jessica Martin.

When Mel unexpectedly turns up with a baby and it turns out to be hers, Vicki is understandly somewhat put out.

Episode 220081126 BT=2300 (BBC7)
20081127 BT=0400 (BBC7)

Their landlord's after the rent, but Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine are skint.

Special Guest Eminem!20030501

Join Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine for a mix of sketches, songs and impressions, including elderly stand up Eddie Trinder, the Goatee Beard Man, and special guest Eminem!.

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0120101017 (BBC7)

Variety meets sitcom meets sketch show - as Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine face a barrage of interruptions. From March 2000.

Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine face a barrage of interruptions. From March 2000.

0120061011

1/4.

It's 2008 and while Mel and Vicki are principally concerned with selling their flat, the country is in the grip of a violent backlash against celebrities.

Comedy by Danny Robins and Dan Tetsell.

Starring Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine, with Martin Hyder and Lewis Macleod and Jim North

1/4. It's 2008 and while Mel and Vicki are principally concerned with selling their flat, the country is in the grip of a violent backlash against celebrities. Comedy by Danny Robins and Dan Tetsell.

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01Breath Of A Salesman20030424

As an introduction to the new series, another chance to hear two episodes from the previous run of Vicki Pepperdine and Mel Hudson's hugely popular variety-meets-sitcom-meets-sketch show formula.

Episode One: Written and performed by Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine, with Martin Hyder, Jim North and Dave Lamb

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0220051212 BT=2330 (BBC7)

The rent's due and the girls are skint. The landlord's at the door and it looks like Mel will have to pay in kind. Episode 2 of 4.

0220051213 BT=0430 (BBC7)

The rent's due and the girls are skint. The landlord's at the door and it looks like Mel will have to pay in kind. Episode 2 of 4.

0220080109 BT=2330 (BBC7)
20080109 (BBC7)
20080110 BT=0430 (BBC7)
20141217 (BBC7)

The rent's due and the girls are skint. The landlord's at the door and it looks like Mel will have to pay in kind.

Their landlord is after the rent, but skint Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine are not sure how to pay. From March 2000.

0220081126 BT=2300 (BBC7)

Their landlord's after the rent, but Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine are skint.

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Their landlord's after the rent, but Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine are skint and not sure how to pay. From March 2000. Episode 2 of 4.

0220081127 BT=0400 (BBC7)

Their landlord's after the rent, but Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine are skint.

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Their landlord's after the rent, but Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine are skint and not sure how to pay. From March 2000. Episode 2 of 4.

0220101024 (BBC7)

Their landlord's after the rent, but skint Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine aren't sure how to pay. From March 2000.

Their landlord's after the rent, but Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine don't know how to pay

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0320101107 (BBC7)

Becoming a 'breatharian' has disastrous consequences. Sketches and songs with Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine. From April 2000.

Becoming a 'breatharian' has disastrous consequences. From April 2000.

0320080116 BT=2330 (BBC7)
20080116 (BBC7)
20141224 (BBC7)

Becoming a 'breatharian' has disastrous consequences. Sketches and songs with Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine. From April 2000.

Mel becomes a Breatharian, with disastrous consequences. Variety and comedy sketch show with Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine. Episode 3 of 4.

0320051219 BT=2330 (BBC7)

Mel becomes a Breatharian, with disastrous consequences. Variety-comedy-sketch show with Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine. Episode 3 of 4.

0320051220 BT=0430 (BBC7)

Mel becomes a Breatharian, with disastrous consequences. Variety-comedy-sketch show with Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine. Episode 3 of 4.

0320081203 BT=2300 (BBC7)

Mel becomes a Breatharian, with disastrous results. With Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine.

0320081204 BT=0400 (BBC7)

Mel becomes a Breatharian, with disastrous results. With Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine.

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3/4.

A variety-comedy-sketch show, written and performed by Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine with Martin Hyder, Jim North, Dave Lamb and Jessica Martin

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0420060102 BT=2330 (BBC7)

Last in the series of the sketch-cum-variety show. This week, the cast of Friends come to visit. Episode 4 of 4.

0420060103 BT=0430 (BBC7)

Last in the series of the sketch-cum-variety show. This week, the cast of Friends come to visit. Episode 4 of 4.

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04 LAST20081210 BT=2300 (BBC7)

Have girls from TV's 'Friends' really come to visit? From April 2000.

04 LAST20081211 BT=0400 (BBC7)

Have girls from TV's 'Friends' really come to visit? From April 2000.

04 LAST20101114 (BBC7)

Have girls from TV's 'Friends' really come to visit? Sketches and songs with Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine. From April 2000.

Have girls from TV's 'Friends' really come to visit? From April 2000.

Have girls from TV's 'Friends' really come to visit? Sketches and songs with Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine.

From April 2000.

04 LASTThe Cast Of Friends20080123 BT=2330 (BBC7)
20080124 BT=0430 (BBC7)

Last in the series of the variety sketch show. This week, the cast of Friends come to visit.

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20050418 (BBC7)
20050419 (BBC7)
20051205 (BBC7)
20051206 (BBC7)
20070312 (BBC7)
20070313 (BBC7)
20080102 BT=2330 (BBC7)
20080102 (BBC7)
20080103 (BBC7)
20081119 (BBC7)
20081120 (BBC7)
20090824 (BBC7)
20101017 (BBC7)
20141210 (BBC7)
20160608 (BBC7)

Variety meets sitcom meets sketch show - as Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine face a barrage of interruptions.

From March 2000.

Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine face a barrage of interruptions.

Mel and Vicki battle to keep the show going despite constant interruptions from the Dirty Sloanes and the Goatee Beard Men's Group.

Variety meets sitcom meets sketch show, as Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine face a barrage of interruptions. From March 2000.

Mel and Vicki battle to keep the show going despite constant interruptions from the Dirty Sloanes and the Goatee Beard Men's Group. Episode 1 of 4.

0102Paying The Landlord2000032820030724 (BBC7)
20050425 (BBC7)
20050426 (BBC7)
20051212 (BBC7)
20051213 (BBC7)
20070319 (BBC7)
20070320 (BBC7)
20080109 (BBC7)
20080110 (BBC7)
20081126 (BBC7)
20081127 (BBC7)
20090831 (BBC7)
20101024 (BBC7)
20160615 (BBC7)

The rent's due and the girls are skint.

The landlord's at the door and it looks like Mel will have to pay in kind.

A four-part variety-comedy-sketch show written and performed by Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine, with Martin Hyder and Jim North.

2: Mel and Vicki have an unexpected visit from their landlord.

With more rent owing than they can possibly afford, it looks like Mel will have to pay in kind.

Their landlord's after the rent, but Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine are skint.

Their landlord's after the rent, but Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine are skint and not sure how to pay.

From March 2000.

Their landlord's after the rent, but skint Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine aren't sure how to pay.

Their landlord's after the rent, but Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine don't know how to pay

Their landlord is after the rent, but skint Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine are not sure how to pay. From March 2000.

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20050502 (BBC7)
20050503 (BBC7)
20051219 (BBC7)
20051220 (BBC7)
20070326 (BBC7)
20070327 (BBC7)
20080116 (BBC7)
20080117 (BBC7)
20081203 (BBC7)
20081204 (BBC7)
20090907 (BBC7)
20090913 (BBC7)
20090914 (BBC7)
20101107 (BBC7)
20160622 (BBC7)

Mel becomes a Breatharian, with disastrous consequences.

Becoming a 'breatharian' has disastrous consequences. Sketches and songs with Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine. From April 2000.

01042000041120080123 (BBC7)
20141231 (BBC7)
20160629 (BBC7)

Have the girls from TV show Friends really come to visit? Sketches and songs with Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine. From April 2000.

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20030728 (BBC7)
20050509 (BBC7)
20050510 (BBC7)
20060102 (BBC7)
20060103 (BBC7)
20070402 (BBC7)
20070403 (BBC7)
20080123 (BBC7)
20080124 (BBC7)
20081210 (BBC7)
20081211 (BBC7)
20090914 (BBC7)

Last in the series of the variety sketch show.

This week, the cast of Friends come to visit.

A variety-comedy-sketch show about flatmates surrounded by a host of strange neighbours.

Written and performed by Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine, with Martin Hyder and Jim North.

This week, the cast of `Friends' comes to visit.

Last in the series of the sketch-cum-variety show.

The cast of Friends come to visit.

Have girls from TV's 'Friends' really come to visit? Sketches and songs with Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine.

Have girls from TV's 'Friends' really come to visit? From April 2000.

From April 2000.

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20150409 (BBC7)
20180215 (BBC7)

Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine stay on air despite interruptions.

Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine stay on air despite interruptions. 'Madonna' and 'Roy Walker' perform a duet. From May 2001.

A four-part variety and comedy-sketch show, written and performed by Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine with Martin Hyder and Jim North.

Mel and Vicki battle to keep the show going despite constant interruptions from the Teenage Girls and the Goatee Beard Men's Group.

0202Mel Loses Her Voice2001051720150415 (BBC7)
20150416 (BBC7)
20180222 (BBC7)

War veteran and stand-up comic Edie Trinder steps into the breach when Mel loses her voice.

Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine have a diabolical visitor.

Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine have a diabolical visitor, while 'Eminem' and 'Lesley Garrett' perform a duet. From May 2001.

02032001052420150422 (BBC7)
20150423 (BBC7)

War veteran and stand-up comic Edie Trinder joins Mel and Vicki once again.

Nostalgia is all the rage this week, as an escaping PoW drops in and out.

Nostalgia is all the rage this week, as an escaping PoW drops in and out, and Mel and Vicki celebrate the 1980s. From May 2001.

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20150430 (BBC7)
20180315 (BBC7)

Mel and Vicki encounter a flight simulator offering more than flying lessons.

Comedy sketch show by Melanie Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine

Mel and Vicki encounter a flight simulator offering more than flying lessons. With Peter Serafinowicz. From December 2004.

0204 LASTRecreational Pharmaceuticals20010531

They try to amuse themselves with a computer flight simulator, while Mel confesses to being a bit too recreational with her pharmaceuticals.

0301Show Business2003050820180712 (BBC7)

Aspirations abound as Mel and Vicki launch themselves into the glittering world of showbiz

Comedy sketch show by Melanie Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine

Aspirations abound as Mel and Vicki launch themselves into the glittering world of showbiz.

It's all eyes and teeth as they look forward to careers as out-of-work actresses.

Starring Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine with Martin Hyder, Lewis MacLeod and Jim North.

Written by the cast with Danny Robins and Dan Tetsell, and edited by Graeme Garden.

Music by Richie Webb.

Producer: Chris Neill

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 2003.

Aspirations abound as Mel and Vicki launch themselves into the glittering world of showbiz.

It's all eyes and teeth as they look forward to careers as out-of-work actresses.

Starring Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine with Martin Hyder, Lewis MacLeod and Jim North.

Written by the cast with Danny Robins and Dan Tetsell, and edited by Graeme Garden.

Music by Richie Webb.

Producer: Chris Neill

Mel and Vicki launch themselves into the glittering world of show business.

It's all eyes and teeth as they look forward to careers as out-of-work actresses.

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The Internet Can Prove A Dangerous Place, as Mel and Vicki discover when a psychotic loon from school tracks them down.

Thankfully, light relief can be found in the oddest of places, in this case in the form of Edie Trinder, the Word War Two forces sweetheart of the comedy world.

Starring Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine with Martin Hyder, Lewis Macleod and Jim North.

Written by the cast, with Danny Robins, Dan Tetsell, and Richie Devlin.

Music by Richie Webb.

Script edited by Graeme Garden

0303Looking For Love20180719

Mel and Vicki try their hand at speed-dating before turning to Davina and Cilla for help.

Comedy sketch show by Melanie Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine

With the onset of the warm weather, Mel and Vicki find that romance and dating are the order of the day.

However, they discover carefully following the rules doesn't necessarily guarantee success...

Starring Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine with Martin Hyder, Lewis MacLeod and Jim North.

Written by the cast with Danny Robins, Dan Tetsell and and Richie Devlin - and script edited by Graeme Garden.

Music by Richie Webb.

Producer: Chris Neill

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 2003.

0303Romance And Dating20030522

With the onset of the warm weather, Mel and Vicki find that romance and dating are the order of the day.

However, they find carefully following The Rules doesn't necessarily guarantee success.

Starring Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine with Martin Hyder Lewis Macleod and Jim North.

Music by Richie Webb.Written by the cast with Danny Robins, Dan Tetsell, and Richie Devlin.

0304Alternative Therapies2003052920180802 (BBC7)

Comedy series written and performed by Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine, with Martin Hyder, Lewis Macleod and Jim North.

Mel and Vicki succumb to the charms of New Ageism.

Gurus, spirit guides and a sweat lodge ritual - Mel and Vicki succumb to New Ageism.

Comedy sketch show by Melanie Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine

0305Time For A Break20030605

In the penultimate episode of the sitcom-meets-sketch-meets variety show, Mel and Vicki feel its time for break.

Of course, the enormity of radio budgets allow you to go just about anywhere you like.

Starring Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine with Martin Hyder, Jim North and Dave Lamb

0306 LASTReality Tv20030612

In this, the final episode of the current series, Mel and Vicki get swept up in the craze of television schedulers everywhere, reality television.

When translated to radio, however, this vogue is even more exciting than Big Brother or The Salon could ever hope to be.

Starring Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine, with Martin Hyder and Jim North

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Variety-comedy-sketch show, written and performed by Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine with Martin Hyder and Jim North.

Do the bright lights of television beckon for Mel and Vicki?

Written by and starring Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine, with Martin Hyder and Jim North.

With additional material by Paul Kerensa, Rhodri Crooks, Jim North, Danny Robins and Dan Tetsell

0404Art20050804

Mel decides to take up the life of the conceptual artist, whilst Vicki proves to be the muse for a previously unknown Saatchi brother.

Starring Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine, with Martin Hyder, Lewis Macleod and Jim North.

Written by Rhodri Crooks and Paul Kerensa with additional material by Mel Hudson, Vicki Pepperdine and Jim North

0405The Baby2005081120061101

With Martin Hyder, Dave Lamb and Jim North.

Additional material by Rhodri Crooks, Paul Kerensa, Richie Devlin, Danny Robins and Dan Tetsell

A variety-comedy-sketch show, written and performed by Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine with Martin Hyder, Jim North, Dave Lamb and Jessica Martin.

When Mel unexpectedly turns up with a baby and it turns out to be hers, Vicki is understandly somewhat put out.

Written by and starring Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine.

0406 LASTThe Future20050818

with Martin Hyder, Dave Lamb and Jim North

A variety, comedy and sketch show, written and performed by Mel Hudson and Vicki Pepperdine, with Martin Hyder, Dave Lamb and Jim North.