Tom Wrigglesworth's Open Letters

Episodes

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0101Parking Enforcement2011020320161113 (BBC7)
20161114 (BBC7)
20181004 (BBC7)
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.

0102Utilities Companies2011021020161120 (BBC7)
20161121 (BBC7)
20181011 (BBC7)
Tom finds himself bemused by the peculiar practices of utilities companies.

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.

0103Bankers2011021720161127 (BBC7)
20161128 (BBC7)
20181018 (BBC7)
Tom wonders how the bankers keep getting away with it.

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.

0104Estate Agents2011022420161204 (BBC7)
20161205 (BBC7)
20181025 (BBC7)
Tom Wrigglesworth corporate lunacy and asks why we still bother with estate agents.

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 asks why we still bother with estate agents.

0201Insurance2012050320160106 (BBC7)
20171216 (BBC7)
20200704 (BBC7)
Tom asks the insurance industry why everything has to be so confusing.

Comedian Tom Wrigglesworth investigates corporate lunacy and maddening jobsworths

Sony Award-winning comic, Tom Wrigglesworth returns for another 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.

Producer: Simon Mayhew-Archer.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 2012.

02022012051020160113 (BBC7)
20171223 (BBC7)
20200711 (BBC7)
Tom asks if low-cost airlines are all they are cracked up to be.

Comedian Tom Wrigglesworth investigates corporate lunacy and maddening jobsworths

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.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2012.

0203Compensation Culture2012051720160120 (BBC7)
20171230 (BBC7)
20200718 (BBC7)
Tom asks Ken Clarke MP if compensation culture is opposed to the theory of evolution.

Comedian Tom Wrigglesworth investigates corporate lunacy and maddening jobsworths

Sony Award-winning comedian Tom Wrigglesworth delivers an open letter to Ken Clarke MP.

He's asking whether compensation culture is actually directly opposed to the theory of evolution?

Written by Tom Wrigglesworth, James Kettle and Miles Jupp

Producer: Simon Mayhew-Archer.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 2012.

0204Junk Mail2012052420160127 (BBC7)
20180106 (BBC7)
20200725 (BBC7)
Tom takes issue with his local curry house and their addiction to junk mail.

Comedian Tom Wrigglesworth investigates corporate lunacy and maddening jobsworths

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.

Sony Award-winning comic Tom Wrigglesworth performs the last in his series of open letters.

Now he's taking issue with his local curry house and their addiction to junk mail.

Written by Tom Wrigglesworth, James Kettle and Miles Jupp.

Producer: Simon Mayhew-Archer

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 2012.