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Series 3

Gadget Man's Guide to Christmas

Richard Ayoade looks at how people can improve their Christmas with gadgets. He's joined by Jonathan Ross, Stephen Merchant and Adam Hills, to look at the best way of shopping for Christmas, surviving the winter weather, cooking Christmas dinner and wrapping presents. Reece Shearsmith, Robert Webb and Jessica Hynes also feature.
Guest Stars: Jonathan Ross as Himself | Stephen Merchant as Himself | Adam Hills as Himself | Reece Shearsmith as Himself | Robert Webb (2) as Himself | Jessica Hynes as Herself
Director: Leo McCrea

13 :03x01 - Weather

Richard takes a look at the British weather with the help of Tim Vine as he braves a hurricane in a wind tunnel to assess the best in gust busting gadgetry.
Guest Stars: Tim Vine as Himself

14 :03x02 - Public Transport

Richard takes a look at the discomfort that he suffers while on public transport and is joined by Russell Howard on London's tube network to assess the effectiveness of gadgets designed to deal with poor air quality and extreme heat.
Guest Stars: Russell Howard as Himself

15 :03x03 - The Staycation

Richard takes a look at the 'staycation' holiday as he looks at picnics, days out and bracing walks in the countryside. Phill Jupitus joins him on the show.
Guest Stars: Phill Jupitus as Himself

16 :03x04 - Shopping

Richard really hates shopping, whether it be it for clothes or food. Jimmy Doherty joins him to check out a robotic shopping assistant, a fruit ripeness reader and a food ethics scanner. Alison Steadman also joins him as he visits a busy department store to check out a 3D virtual mirror and a mannequin that has expanding bust and hips.
Guest Stars: Jimmy Doherty as Himself | Alison Steadman as Herself

17 :03x05 - Self-Improvement

Richard deals with the horror of cooking and dining out as he tries to create his very own utopian eatery. He is joined by Adrian Edmondson at his revolutionary bistro complete with printed food, robot waiters, computerised wine sniffers, zero calorie electronic starters, levitating deserts and clear coffee.
Guest Stars: Adrian Edmondson as Himself
Director: Leo McCrea

18 :03x06 - Staying In

Richard looks at an army of window cleaning robots as they help him get the gadget house ready for viewings. Naomi reveals some garden pots whose job is to solve issues with home space. Richard takes a look at a high tech home with Claudia Winkleman.
Starring Roles: Naomi Cleaver as Herself |
Guest Stars: Claudia Winkleman as Herself
Director: Leo McCrea

19 :03x07 - Cooking and Dining Out

Richard and Adrian Edmondson visit a revolutionary bistro. The restaurant produces printed food and features robot waiters, computerised wine sniffers, zero-calorie electronic starters and levitating deserts.
Guest Stars: Adrian Edmondson as Himself
Director: Leo McCrea

20 :03x08 - Property

In this series finale, Richard confronts an army of window cleaning robots. The robots are helping Richard get the gadget house for viewings. Naomi Cleaver reveals some garden pods dedicated to solving home space.
Guest Stars: Naomi Cleaver as Herself | Claudia Winkleman as Herself
Director: Leo McCrea
Classification: Documentary
Genre: Discovery/Science | Lifestyle
Status: New Series
Network: Channel 4 ( United Kingdom)
Airs: Mondays at 08:30 pm
Runtime: 30 Minutes
Premiere: November 19, 2012
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