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 6 - Jampoa

This week Brian recounts his travels in the country of Jampoa, where the currency is fame and schmoozing is an art form.


In the book version the country is called Fympoa.

Broadcast details

Monday 28th March 2011
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 27th February 2014 11:00pm Radio 4
Sunday 11th January 2015 7:30am Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 11th January 2015 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 12th January 2015 3:00am Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 1st November 2016 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 20th May 2018 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Neil Pearson Brian Gulliver
Mariah Gale Rachel Gulliver
Paul Bhattacharjee Dr Malik
Guest cast
Dave Lamb Steen
John Nicholson Darmy
Catherine Shepherd Hajia
Christopher Douglas Dr Reem
Sam Dale Host
Margaret Cabourn-Smith Donya
Nyasha Hatendi Journo
Brian Bowles Gameshow Host
Writing team
Bill Dare Writer
Production team
Steven Canny Producer

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