The News At Bedtime

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Review Of The Year2010123120181227 (BBC7)Join legendary nurseryland broadcasters John Tweedledum (Jack Dee) and Jim Tweedledee (Peter Capaldi) as they return to Radio Fourtywinks for a one-off special, presenting their review of the year in Nurseryl Land, with the help of roving reporter Mary Mary Quite Contrary (Vicki Pepperdine) and a very special Thought for the Year with Peter Rabbi and a whole load of other festive treats.

Starring
Jack Dee - John Tweedledum
Peter Capaldi - Jim Tweedledee
with
Vicki Pepperdine, Lucy Montgomery, Alex MacQueen, Dan Tetsell and Lewis MacLeod

Written by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman

Produced by Simon Nicholls.

Jack Dee and Peter Capaldi star in this special comedy review of the year in Nurseryland.

Comedy by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman covering the news in the world of nursery rhymes

Twin presenters John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee present in-depth news analysis.

01012009122420190103 (BBC7)Twin presenters John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee present in-depth news analysis covering the latest stories happening this 'once upon a time'.

The scandal of Jack and his genetically-modified beanstalk.

With Jack Dee, Peter Capaldi, Chris Addison, Lewis MacLeod, Lucy Montgomery, Vicki Pepperdine, Dan Tetsell.

Written by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman.

The scandal of Jack and his genetically modified beanstalk.

Twin presenters John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee present in-depth news analysis.

Comedy series starring Jack Dee and Peter Capaldi, with the latest news in Nurseryland.

Comedy by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman covering the news in the world of nursery rhymes

01022009122520181220 (BBC7)Twin presenters John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee present in-depth news analysis, covering the latest stories happening this 'once upon a time'.

Including a report on Yuletide Stress Syndrome, the latest on Santa's strike, a forecast for the Feast Of Stephen, and an update on The Xmas Factor.

With Jack Dee, Peter Capaldi, Lewis MacLeod, Alex MacQueen, Lucy Montgomery and Vicki Pepperdine.

Written by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2009.

The festive news from John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee.

Twin presenters John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee present in-depth news analysis.

Comedy by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman covering the news in the world of nursery rhymes

01032009122820190110 (BBC7)Twin presenters John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee present in-depth news analysis covering the latest stories happening this 'once upon a time'.

Food campaigner Jack Spratt and the Tooth Fairy debate the nation's nutrition.

With Jack Dee, Peter Capaldi, Charlotte Green, Lewis MacLeod, Lucy Montgomery, Vicki Pepperdine, Dan Tetsell.

Written by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman.

Food campaigner Jack Spratt and the tooth fairy debate the nation's nutrition.

Twin presenters John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee present in-depth news analysis.

Comedy by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman covering the news in the world of nursery rhymes

01042009122920190117 (BBC7)Twin presenters John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee present in-depth news analysis covering the latest stories happening this 'once upon a time'.

Jim reports live from the launch site of the Nurseryland space programme as preparations are finalised to put a cow over the moon.

With Peter Donaldson, Lewis MacLeod, Alex MacQueen, Lucy Montgomery, Vicki Pepperdine, Dan Tetsell.

Written by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman.

Live from the Nurseryland space programme. Will the cow be launched over the moon?

Twin presenters John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee present in-depth news analysis.

01052009123020190124 (BBC7)Twin presenters John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee present in-depth news analysis covering the latest stories happening this 'once upon a time'.

Mary Mary reports on a medical mystery involving an old woman who swallowed a fly.

With Jack Dee, Peter Capaldi, Fi Glover, Lewis MacLeod, Alex MacQueen, Lucy Montgomery, Vicki Pepperdine, Dan Tetsell.

Written by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman.

Twin presenters John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee present in-depth news analysis.

01062009123120190131 (BBC7)Twin presenters John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee present in-depth news analysis covering the latest stories happening this 'once upon a time'.

Mary Mary has shocking news of an egg on a wall.

With Jack Dee, Peter Capaldi, Lewis MacLeod, Alex MacQueen, Lucy Montgomery, Vicki Pepperdine, Dan Tetsell.

Written by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman.

Why did Mr Dumpty really fall off the wall? Mary Mary is on the shocking case.

Twin presenters John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee present in-depth news analysis.

01072010010120190208 (BBC7)Twin presenters John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee present in-depth news analysis covering the latest stories happening this 'once upon a time'.

It's New Year's Day and riot police are called in as the Teddy Bears try to have their picnic.

With Jack Dee, Peter Capaldi, Joseph Cohen-Cole, Kate Leyden, Lewis MacLeod, Lucy Montgomery, Vicki Pepperdine, Dan Tetsell.

Written by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman.

Riot police are called in as the Teddy Bears try to have their picnic.

Twin presenters John Tweedledum and Jim Tweedledee present in-depth news analysis.