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The Museum Of Curiosity

The Museum Of Curiosity

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2007 - 2023
  • 106 episodes (17 series)

Radio panel show in which John Lloyd and his curators try to fill up their museum with curious objects. Also features Bill Bailey, Sean Lock, Jon Richardson, Dave Gorman, Jimmy Carr and more.

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Gallery 15, Episode 5 - Meeting Ninety-Two

Alice Levine and John Lloyd are joined by comedian Ken Cheng, jewellery designer Theo Fennell and Supernanny Jo Frost from the Museum's lost property office.

Further details

Jo Frost, the woman who found fame on the TV show Supernanny, whose first family she worked with just happening to be John Lloyd's, and now has six TV shows on the go while also writing a book, offers up a bottle of Mount Gay rum. There are 1,500 rum bars on Barbados.

Ken Cheng, comedian, professional poker player, the host of The Hangover Games, and a man who once wrote a Twitter feed insulting all of the world's flags, donates the Starship Enterprise from Star Trek. The series inspired Ken to to write a story about toys called Lambs and Teddies at the age of seven.

Theo Fennell, jewellery and silverwear designer, who has designed F1 trophies and has created a ring inside of which is a model of Stonehenge, gives the perfect after-dinner sing-song. The song needs to be simple and should be cathartic.

Broadcast details

Monday 5th October 2020
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 11th October 2020 12:00pm Radio 4
Monday 12th October 2020 7:30am Radio 4 Extra
Monday 12th October 2020 5:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 12th October 2020 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 13th October 2020 5:30am Radio 4 Extra
Friday 10th February 2023 9:00am Radio 4 Extra
Friday 10th February 2023 2:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Friday 10th February 2023 7:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 11th February 2023 5:00am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

John Lloyd Host / Presenter
Alice Levine Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Ken Cheng Guest
Theo Fennell Guest
Jo Frost Guest
Production team
Anne Miller Producer
Victoria Lloyd Executive Producer
David Thomas Editor
Mike Turner Researcher
Emily Jupitus Researcher
Mike Shephard (as Mike Shepherd) Researcher
Lydia Mizon Researcher

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