Tom Wrigglesworth's Open Letters

Through the medium of four open letters, the comedian Tom Wrigglesworth investigates the myriad examples of corporate lunacy and maddening jobsworths in modern Britain.

In this series his subjects range from traffic wardens to estate agents, with Tom recalling his own funny and ridiculous experiences as well as recounting the absurd encounters of others.

Episodes

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Through the medium of four open letters, the comedian Tom Wrigglesworth investigates the myriad examples of corporate lunacy and maddening jobsworths in modern Britain.

In this series his subjects range from traffic wardens to estate agents, with Tom recalling his own funny and ridiculous experiences as well as recounting the absurd encounters of others.

Tom finds himself baffled by the weird world of parking enforcement.

Comedian Tom Wrigglesworth investigates corporate lunacy and maddening jobsworths

Through the medium of four open letters, the comedian Tom Wrigglesworth investigates the myriad examples of corporate lunacy and maddening jobsworths in modern Britain.

In this series his subjects range from traffic wardens to estate agents, with Tom recalling his own funny and ridiculous experiences as well as recounting the absurd encounters of others.

Tom finds himself baffled by the weird world of parking enforcement.

In episode one, Tom finds himself baffled by the weird world of parking enforcement.

Through the medium of four open letters, the comedian Tom Wrigglesworth investigates the myriad examples of corporate lunacy and maddening jobsworths in modern Britain. In this series his subjects range from traffic wardens to estate agents, with Tom recalling his own funny and ridiculous experiences as well as recounting the absurd encounters of others.

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20120517 (BBC7)
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Tom finds himself bemused by the peculiar practices of utilities companies.

Comedian Tom Wrigglesworth investigates corporate lunacy and maddening jobsworths

Episode x02 of 4

Comic Tom Wrigglesworth investigates the myriad ways we are ripped off in modern Britain.

Episode 4 of 04

In episode two, Tom muses on just how the bankers keep getting away with it.

Episode 02 of 04

Through the medium of four open letters, the comedian Tom Wrigglesworth investigates the myriad examples of corporate lunacy and maddening jobsworths in modern Britain. In this series his subjects range from traffic wardens to estate agents, with Tom recalling his own funny and ridiculous experiences as well as recounting the absurd encounters of others.

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20130920 (BBC7)
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20150415 (BBC7)
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20181018 (BBC7)

Tom wonders how the bankers keep getting away with it.

Comedian Tom Wrigglesworth investigates corporate lunacy and maddening jobsworths

In episode three, Tom wonders why we still need estate agents.

Tom wonders why we still need estate agents.

Through the medium of four open letters, the comedian Tom Wrigglesworth investigates the myriad examples of corporate lunacy and maddening jobsworths in modern Britain. In this series his subjects range from traffic wardens to estate agents, with Tom recalling his own funny and ridiculous experiences as well as recounting the absurd encounters of others.

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20130927 (BBC7)
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20150422 (BBC7)
20161204 (BBC7)
20161205 (BBC7)
20181025 (BBC7)

Tom asks why we still bother with estate agents.

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20120510 (BBC7)
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20160106 (BBC7)
20171216 (BBC7)

Tom asks the insurance industry why everything has to be so confusing.

Sony Award-winning comic, Tom Wrigglesworth returns for a new series of his open letters. This week, his letter is addressed to the insurance industry as Tom asks why everything has to be so confusing.

Written by Tom Wrigglesworth, James Kettle and Miles Jupp.

Produced by Simon Mayhew-archer.

(01/04)

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20160113 (BBC7)
20171223 (BBC7)

Sony Award-winning comedian Tom Wrigglesworth performs another of his open letters. This week Tom turns his attentions to the low-cost airline industry, as he asks whether they are all they are cracked up to be. And whether, if he does enough online check-in, he can legitimately claim to be part-time staff and get an invite to the Christmas do.

Written by Tom Wrigglesworth, James Kettle and Miles Jupp.

Produced by Simon Mayhew-archer.

Tom asks if low-cost airlines are all they are cracked up to be.

(02/04)

Sony Award-winning comedian Tom Wrigglesworth performs another of his open letters. This week Tom turns his attentions to the low-cost airline industry, as he asks whether they are all they are cracked up to be. And whether, if he does enough online check-in, he can legitimately claim to be part-time staff and get an invite to the Christmas do.

Written by Tom Wrigglesworth, James Kettle and Miles Jupp.
Produced by Simon Mayhew-archer.

Comedian Tom Wrigglesworth investigates corporate lunacy and maddening jobsworths

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20160120 (BBC7)
20171230 (BBC7)

Tom asks Ken Clarke MP if compensation culture is opposed to the theory of evolution.

Sony Award-winning comedian Tom Wrigglesworth delivers an open letter to Ken Clarke MP and asks whether compensation culture is actually directly opposed to the theory of evolution.

Written by Tom Wrigglesworth, James Kettle and Miles Jupp

Produced by Simon Mayhew-archer.

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Sony Award-winning comic Tom Wrigglesworth performs the last in his series of open letters. This week, he takes issue with his local curry house and their addiction to junk mail. Tom also tracks the development of advertising and marketing - a development trajectory which has now led us to the rather ridiculous stage where we can be "Facebook friends" with Jacob's Crackers.

Written by Tom Wrigglesworth, James Kettle and Miles Jupp.

Produced by Simon Mayhew-archer.

Tom takes issue with his local curry house and their addiction to junk mail.

Sony Award-winning comic Tom Wrigglesworth performs the last in his series of open letters. This week, he takes issue with his local curry house and their addiction to junk mail. Tom also tracks the development of advertising and marketing - a development trajectory which has now led us to the rather ridiculous stage where we can be "Facebook friends" with Jacob's Crackers.

Written by Tom Wrigglesworth, James Kettle and Miles Jupp.
Produced by Simon Mayhew-archer.

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Produced by Simon Mayhew-archer.

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Tom takes issue with his local curry house and their addiction to junk mail.

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