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Mission Improbable - series 2 on air

The second series of Mission Improbable written by and starring The Boom Jennies kicks off on Radio 4 this week. The four episode series once again sees intrepid wannabe-reporter Jane dragging her long sufferiing companions through hair-raising adventures across the globe in seach of murderers, billionaire diamond thieves, drug smugglers and aliens.

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Hobby Bobbies - repeat

The first series of Dave Lamb's Hobby Bobbies is being repeated on Radio 4 on Fridays at 11.30 from The 11th April. Dave is currently in the throes of writing series 2 - which is due to record in Sepember with a view to broadcast later in the year.

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Radio Production Awards

Congratulations to Top Dog's very own Matt Katz, who has been nominated in the Best Sound Designer category at this year's Radio Production Awards. Matt has been recognised for his work on Top Dog projects The Music Teacher, Mission Improbable and Stormchasers as well as his role as music producer and editor of 15 Minute Musical.

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Hobby Bobbies recommissioned

Top Dog are delighted to announce that a second series of the Dave Lamb penned sitcom Hobby Bobbies has been commissioned by Radio 4. The show will once again feature Richie Webb and Nick Walker as a pair of hapless Community Support Officers trying to make their way in the world of law enforcement.

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The Music Teacher - Series 3 on air

The third series of Richie's self penned show The Music Teacher begins Wednesday 4th September on Radio 4 at 11.00pm. Just after Book at Bedtime. Go on, stay up late. It will clearly also be available on the iPlayer for those that need their beauty sleep.

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Listen to an interview with Richard Tyrone Jones

Here's an opportunity to hear Richard Tyrone Jones in conversation about his current Radio 4 series Big Heart.  The second episode is due to transmit this evening at 7.15pm and you can catch up with Big Heart episode one on the iPlayer. The show was produced for Top Dog by Nick Walker with sound design by Matt Katz.

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