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Episode 6 (Clips Show)
Title Series 1, Episode 6
Air date 10 July 2005
Host Dara Ó Briain
Left team Hugh Dennis
Frankie Boyle
Archive footage of series 1 guests
Right team Rory Bremner
Archive footage of series 1 guests
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The sixth episode of the first series was first broadcast on the 10 July 2005. It was a clips show featuring highlights and outtakes from the first series, it also included some previously unbroadcast scenes. It was originally scheduled to be a regular episodes but it was changed at the last minute due to the 7 July 2005 London bombings, after this episode was broadcast the format proved to be popular, so each series of Mock The Week has featured a clips show.


The following guests featured in archive footage:


  • 1x01: The "Bunk Off For Africa" (B.O.F.A.) headliner.
  • 1x03: Hugh Dennis tells us what Michael Howard (Rory Bremner) is really saying in "Between The Lines".
  • 1x05: The first topic of "Spinning The News" has Dara confused, after a retake Frankie Boyle steps forward for the topic.
  • 1x03: Rory Bremner steps forward during "On the Spot" to perform on the topic of David Blunkett.
  • 1x03: Jo Brand steps forward during "On the Spot" to perform on the topic of Charity.
  • 1x01: Linda Smith takes on the subject of ASBOs during "Wheel of News".
  • 1x01: Hugh takes on the topic of the nation's health during a tiebreak situation.
  • 1x04: Andy and Frankie have a go on the topic of gay rights in "Topical Roulette".
  • 1x04: The panelists guess what the question is when the answer is "A Streaker, a Stalker and a Defrocked Priest".
  • 1x05: The panelists guess what the question is when the answer is "Between 19 and 23", and when David Mitchell accidently guesses the right answer, it's quite alarming.
  • 1x03: The "Ask The Politicians" round.
  • 1x05: An unaired round of "Dating Videos". Hugh Dennis plays Prince Harry of Wales.
  • 1x04: Rory Bremner plays Nelson Mandela in "Dating Videos".
  • 1x02: The "Prime Minister's Questions" round.
  • "Scenes We'd Like To See" topics
    • 1x04: Things a Wimbledon commentator would never say.
    • 1x02: Discarded titles for the next Harry Potter book.
    • 1x03: Bad ways to start a party political broadcast.
    • 1x03: Things you'd never hear a French person say.

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