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Hobby Bobbies - Recordings in the bag

The first series of Dave Lamb's brand new sitcom Hobby Bobbies is in the can. Top Doggers Richie and Nick were joined by a stellar cast  consisting of Noddy Holder, Sinead Keenan, Chris Emmett and Leon Herbert for two great recordings at The RADA studios in London.

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Hobby Bobbies - Tickets for recordings

Tickets are available for the recording of Top Dog's new sitcom Hobby Bobbies. There are double recordings on Friday 31st May and Friday 14th June at the RADA Studios (formerly the Drill Hall) in London's glittering West End. All the info you could possibly need is here.

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Big Heart - Big Record

Three days in the studio with Richard Tyrone Jones has netted three episodes of the brand new spoken word sitcom, Big Heart. Following heart failure on his 30th birthday, we follow the eponymous Richard as he learns to live with this new normal, and work out just how hard he can push his life before his implanted cardioverter defibrillator electrocutes his heart.

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Brain Food

Some might think that we here at Top Dog HQ have jettisoned our tax-payer subsided university education in order to make cheap gags on late night radio. Far from it, with a grant from the Wellcome Trust we are currently R and D-ing a brand new drama-documentary series called Neurostories which will explore the function of some of the different parts of the brain.

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Music Teacher 3 - In the studio

We've just completed a great couple of days in the studio with a fantastic cast (look how much they're enjoying themselves for goodness sake) recording six shiny new episodes of The Music Teacher. Well, they will be shiny once they've been vigorously polished in the edit.

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Summer Radio Daze

So now the transmission dates are in, it seems we have a perfect storm in week 29, which, in normal parlance is the week of the 8th July. This means that for hyper-supportive Top Dog radio fans (basically our mums, though some are a little bit on-the-fence) they can enjoy The Music Teacher on the 10th, Hobby Bobbies on the 12th and Richard Tyrone Jones's Big Heart on the 14th.

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