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Sharing Fatman is a radio comedy series by Dave Sheasby. It was first broadcast on BBC Radio in 1999, in six installments[1].


A continuation of One Flat Summer, a comedy involving horse racing.


  • Gillian Bevan
  • Gerard McDermott

Directed by David Hunter


Episode Number Broadcast Date Summary
01 07 May 1999 Margaret and Ken Warburton decide to invest their winnings in a horse.
02 14 May 1999 Margaret takes charge and plumps for a female trainer. An immediate connection is made with Mr Fatman at the horse sales and she exceeds her limit.
03 21 May 1999 Now that they own Mr Fatman, Margaret and Ken advertise for others to join a syndicate.
04 28 May 1999 Mr Fatman comes second at Catterick, overcomes a virus and wins at Ripon. However, the unity of the White Swan Syndicate is threatened.
05 04 June 1999 The White Swan syndicate meets to vote on selling Mr Fatman. Dreams come true at Ascot and romance blooms amongst the owners.
06 11 June 1999


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