Neil Pearson
Brian Gulliver's Travels

Brian Gulliver's Travels

  • Radio sitcom
  • BBC Radio 4 Extra / BBC Radio 4
  • 2011 - 2012
  • 12 episodes (2 series)

Brian Gulliver, a travel documentary presenter, has been missing for six years. He's now in mental hospital because of his bizarre adventures. Stars Neil Pearson, Mariah Gale and Paul Bhattacharjee.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 4 - Sham

Brian talks to his daughter Rachel about Sham, a country in which alternative therapies are abound, and things such as inventing the broom are illegal.

Broadcast details

Monday 14th March 2011
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 6th February 2014 11:00pm Radio 4
Sunday 28th December 2014 7:30am Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 28th December 2014 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 29th December 2014 3:00am Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 18th October 2016 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 29th April 2018 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 3rd February 2022 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Friday 11th August 2023 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Neil Pearson Brian Gulliver
Mariah Gale Rachel Gulliver
Guest cast
Antonia Campbell-Hughes (as Antonia Campbell Hughes) Raindrop
David Horovitch Muesli
Julian Dutton Mumbo
Lewis Alsamari Kaleem
Stuart McLoughlin (as Stuart McLoughin) Healer
Sally Orrock Tofu
Bill Dare Hunter
Joanna Monro Grand
Writing team
Bill Dare Writer
Production team
Steven Canny Producer

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