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Comedy sketch show Absolutely will be coming back for a Radio 4 series

15 July 2015 7:26 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

Cult sketch show Absolutely will be making a comeback on the radio.

The team behind the 1990s comedy series will record four brand new half-hour episodes on BBC Radio 4 to air from September 6.

Gordon Kennedy, Morwenna Banks, Pete Baikie, Moray Hunter and John Sparkes will perform new material, though Jack Docherty will not be reuniting with his former castmates.

Several popular characters from the Channel 4 show will return, including Calum, Denzil and Gwynedd, The Little Girl and the Stoneybridge Town Council.

The largely Scottish group have promised fans "something old (us), something new (the sketches), nothing borrowed (as far as we know) and nothing blue (although some of it is quite surprisingly rude)".

The team previously reunited for Radio 4's Sketchorama strand in 2013, winning them a BBC Audio Drama award.

Executive producer Gus Beattie said: "The Absolutely team did an amazing job updating their much-loved characters for the Sketchorama show, »

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