Fry's English Delight

Last Edited: 04-Mar-2017 A Global British Comedy Collaborative document. Edited by John Lucas
Broadcast source is BBC Radio Four unless otherwise indicated. Recording quality is considered good unless otherwise indicated.


Date
Title
Cast
Parameters
25-Aug-2008
01-Sep-2008
08-Sep-2008
Series 1
  1. Metaphor
  2. Quotations
  3. Cliche
Stephen Fry
readings by Toby Longworth, Caroline Pickles
Produced by Nick Baker, Ian Gardhouse
27:55, 26173, S
27:50, 26109, S
27:35, 25863, S
11-Aug-2009
18-Aug-2009
25-Aug-2009
Series 2
  1. So Wrong It's Right
  2. Speaking Proper
  3. Hallo
Stephen Fry
readings by Toby Longworth, Caroline Pickles
Produced by Nick Baker, Ian Gardhouse
27:40, 25939, S
27:45, 26017, S
27:30, 25783, S
11-Aug-2010
18-Aug-2010
25-Aug-2010
01-Sep-2010
Series 3
  1. The Trial of Qwerty
  2. He Said, She Said
  3. Accentuate The Negative
  4. Future Conditional
Stephen Fry
readings by Toby Longworth, Caroline Pickles
Produced by Nick Baker, Ian Gardhouse
27:35, 25860, S
27:34, 25854, S
27:49, 26091, S
27:45, 26026, S
28-Dec-2010 Winter Special: Word Games
Extended Interview with Chris Maslanka
Stephen Fry
Produced by Nick Baker
27:46, 26040, S
21:16, 20777, S
12-Jul-2011
19-Jul-2011
26-Jul-2011
01-Aug-2011
Series 4
  1. The Mouth
  2. Brevity
  3. Persuasion
  4. Class
Stephen Fry
Produced by Nick Baker, Ian Gardhouse
27:18, 25553, S
27:50, 26054, S
27:48, 26019, S
27:38, 25864, S
16-Aug-2012
23-Aug-2012
30-Aug-2012
06-Sep-2012
Series 5
  1. colour language
  2. Intonation
  3. Conversation
  4. The Story of X
Stephen Fry
Produced by Nick Baker, Merilyn Harris
27:43, 25942, S
27:37, 25852, S
27:43, 25942, S
27:46, 25984, S
26-Aug-2013
02-Sep-2013
09-Sep-2013
16-Sep-2013
Series 6
  1. Rhetoric Rehabilitated
  2. Spelling
  3. Words without End
  4. WTF
Stephen Fry
Produced by Nick Baker
, Merilyn Harris
27:26, 25679, S
27:38, 27865, S
27:34, 25802, S
27:46, 25988, S
04-Aug-2014
11-Aug-2014
18-Aug-2014
25-Aug-2014
Series 7
  1. Magic
  2. Capital Punishment
  3. Reading Aloud
  4. Plain English
Stephen Fry
Producer: Sarah Cuddon
, Merilyn Harris, Nick Baker
26:50, 25119, S
27:39, 25883, S
27:47, 25995, S
27:36, 25823, S
11-Aug-2015
18-Aug-2015
25-Aug-2015
01-Sep-2015
Series 8
  1. Words Fail Me
  2. Talking about the Weather
  3. Do You Promise Not to Tell?
  4. English Plus One
Stephen Fry
Producer: Sarah Cuddon
, Nick Baker, Kate Taylor
28:05, 39451, S
27:55, 32695, S
27:56, 32728, S
27:50, 39097, S
05-Feb-2017
12-Feb-2017
19-Feb-2017
26-Feb-2017
Series 9
  1. Let's Get Physical
  2. The Story of Oh!
  3. English Upside Down
  4. That Way Madness Lies
Stephen Fry
Producer: Nick Baker, Sarah Cuddon, Merilyn Harris
27:29, 25722, S
27:36, 25828, S
27:44, 25955, S
27:27, 25693, S