Character Statistics for April 2017

Appearances during April 2017 1 Ruth Archer 14 2 Pip Archer 13 3 David Archer 12 4 Lilian Bellamy 9 5 Justin Elliott 8 6 Kenton Archer 7 7 Tom Archer 6 = Matt Crawford 6 = Toby Fairbrother 6 = Emma Grundy 6 11 Rex Fairbrother 5 = Usha Franks 5 = Ed Grundy 5 14 Brian Aldridge 4 = Jill Archer 4 = Josh Archer 4 = Tony Archer 4 = Harrison Burns 4 = Shula Hebden Lloyd 4 = Kirsty Miller 4 21 Jennifer Aldridge 3 = Helen Titchener 3 23 Alice Carter 2 = Neil Carter […]


DTD: 165 – Ruth turns dark on Pip and other Archers related goings on

Phillip Townley reprises his DumTeeDum to open the show.  A whole week of every single Archer at the throat of another Archer includes two family parties as well as shoe-horning the General Election into the podcast. None of us remember Terry Barford as Lizzie’s boyfriend and it is not mentioned in any reference book.  Terry did like the attractions of Carline Bone but she was not taken (rare for her).  Lucy also explains the concept of “playing in the bins” over Ruth and Pip.  No-one can understand why a) Pip keeps forgetting things and b) why does Pip not understand […]


DTD: 164 – Another week in Ambridge with Alan

Huge drama this week on the podcast (which is more than you can sometimes say about The Archers).  Apparently Roifield has been travelling so much he is so jetlagged that he cannot go to sleep at all.  Then he accuses Kosmo of spending all his time in airport lounges – which is so not true.  I might have been on my way back from Gatwick at 4 am listening to this – but only after leaving my wife at the North Terminal so she could go to Portugal.  And Roifield’s mother thought she was having a heart attack and needed […]


DTD: 163 – The Return of the Matt

‘Ello Pussycat is uttered so many times in this podcast I lost count as all contributors were keen to welcome the return of Matt Crawford from Costa Rica, with perhaps one of the best attempts coming from Lucy herself – possibly because she was losing her voice anyway!  She had beer on tap to keep talking.  Meanwhile Roifield’s answers this week all derive from ’90s R&B hits. Money is much discussed this week – Emma is on a slippery slope with the credit card, Kenton finding money down the back of the sofa to finance gin production when he owes […]