Written by Marcella Evaristi

Series 3 starts Friday 18th October at 11:30am on BBC Radio 4

The Go-Betweenies are back. After the critically acclaimed and hugely popular first two series, the Miller family return this autumn.

“…razor sharp dialogue, disarming charm and excellent cast…” Radio Times

“… an entertaining view of a contemporary family…” The Observer

Mark Bonnar and Sarah Alexander return along with Phoebe Abbott and Finlay Christie, to star as the multi-married, multi-divorced Miller family with 6 hilarious new episodes featuring a host of fantastic guest stars. Tracey-Ann Oberman returns as the manipulative gossip journalist Helen, Stephen Critchlow as Joe’s lifelong chum Bobby, Daniel Boyd as Lucy’s long suffering boyfriend Chris and Emili Bruni as Yoga Pugilates Guru Jennifer, the Harley riding, mother of Tom’s best friend Freddie. New to this series; Charlotte Richie stars as Joe’s girlfriend Tuberose who works in ‘Latex Couiture of Holloway’, Valerie Cutko as New Yorker Ruby who is Mimi’s agent, Dave Lamb as vet Leon and David Troughton as Mr Thompson.

Written by award winning writer Marcella Evaristi, set in North London, and featuring two lead characters aged 15 and 13, the production team that produced four hugely successful series of the critically acclaimed Radio 4 comedy drama ‘Baggage’,  return to the 11:30am slot with a third series of this innovative show.

The Go-betweenies…. looks at contemporary family life through the prism of two north London siblings who shlep with varying degrees of enthusiasm between their divorced parents’ homes — Mum’s comfy Highgate house and Dad’s rackety rental on the Holloway Road.


Mimi – Sarah Alexander
Joe – Mark Bonnar
Lucy – Phoebe Abbott
Tom – Finlay Christie

Full Production Credits

Production Company – Absolutely Productions Ltd
Studio Facilities –  Motivation Sound Studios
Director  – Marilyn Imrie
Writer – Marcella Evaristi
Engineer and Editor – Alisdair McGregor
Broadcast Managers –  Sarah Tombling, Lucy Barter
Studio Managers – Alison MacKenzie, Jon Culver
Photographer – Richard Bailey
Producer – Gordon Kennedy
Executive Producer – Chris Pye
Commissioning Editor BBC – Caroline Raphael

Read more about previous series