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The Archers

BBC Radio 4
Performing ArtsArts

A contemporary drama in a rural setting.


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Latest Episodes

Writer, Sarah McDonald-Hughes Director, Gwenda Hughes Editor, Jeremy Howe Alan Franks ….. John Telfer Ben Archer ….. Ben Norris Beth Casey ….. Rebecca Fuller Chelsea Horrobin ….. Madeleine Leslay Clarrie Grundy ….. Heather Bell David Archer …… Timoth... more

40 hours ago

Mischievous George draws Kenton into the conversation he’s having with Clarrie, who gets embarrassed and bustles away. George discloses to Kenton that his grandma and grandpa have fallen out big time, recounting to mortified Kenton the tale of Clarri... more

3 days ago

David and Ruth compare the merits of Meadow (green) and Ferret (also green) paint for the Brookfield refresh, and speculate on what might be wrong with Ben. They can’t believe their children will have all finally left, after nearly thirty years. They... more

4 days ago


4 out of 5 stars from 9.4k ratings
  • Where are the storylines?! And cut the Welsh!

    What has happened to the good writers who used to develop a good storyline over the course of a year or so? All we have these days is “fly on the wall” coverage of the banalities of people’s dreary lives, flying from house to house to show us today’s insights. The wrist-chewing monotony of that awful Horrobin family with their badly faked, thick Wurzel accents discussing what’s for tea and seeming to think they’re put upon cos they all have to work to pay their highly subsidised rent. Shula ra... more

    Apple Podcasts
    United Kingdom2 months ago
  • The archer’s podcast

    Every time I go to bed I Turn on the archer’s podcast and then I relax. more

    Apple Podcasts
    Ireland2 months ago
  • Oh dear

    Are the inclusion of the Welsh language being spoken and welsh names for the twins just signs of PC pandering by the once great BBC?

    Apple Podcasts
    murdoch 1
    United Kingdom2 months ago
  • Americanisms

    Brad, on wanting to go to summer school for the scholarship, actually said he needed Math! Mathematics is plural where in America and Canada their preference for the study of measurements etc is Math. British is Maths denoting the plural of its many studies. more

    Apple Podcasts
    United Kingdom2 months ago
  • Addressing poverty

    Good to have a story line that shares the struggles many families are facing today. Glad you’re prepared to make the world of Ambridge a little bit real from time to time. But please make it a happy ending for Brad and his summer school!

    Apple Podcasts
    Jay Stony
    United Kingdom2 months ago

Chart Positions

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#24 United Kingdom/Arts
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#43 United Kingdom/All Podcasts
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#1 United Kingdom/Arts/Performing Arts
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#17 Canada/Arts/Performing Arts

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