Genius. Dave Gorman. Copyright: BBC.


BBC Radio 4 panel show. 18 episodes (3 series), 2005 - 2008. Stars Dave Gorman.

Series 2, Episode 1 is repeated on Radio 4 Extra on Thursday 10th December at 9am.

Series 3, Episode 4 - Gyles Brandreth

With Gyles Brandreth. Winning idea is leasing the royal family to other countries.

Further details


- Reduce speed limits by 1mph (e.g. 69mph), making people more aware of when they are speeding: Not genius

- Leasing the royal family to other countries: Winner

- Everyone should be called "Bob" to avoid confusion: Genius

- The conveyer duvet: a duvet that is twice the width and surrounds the bed, so when one partner pulls the duvet to their side, the duvet just turns around: Genius

- Replace all collective nouns for animals with the sound the animals make (e.g. A moo of cows): Genius

Broadcast details

Monday 22nd October 2007
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Dave Gorman Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Gyles Brandreth Guest
Production team
Simon Nicholls Producer
Ali Crockatt Creator
David Scott Creator

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