The Museum Of Curiosity. John Lloyd. Copyright: BBC.

The Museum Of Curiosity

BBC Radio 4 panel show where guests donate to a virtual museum. 91 episodes (pilot + 15 series), 2007 - 2020. Stars John Lloyd, Bill Bailey, Sean Lock, Jon Richardson and others.

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Guests are colourful writer and journalist David McCandless, linguist David Crystal and comedian Natalie Haynes.

Further details

David McCandless, an author and journalist best known for his graphic representation of just about every form of information, donates the super-ego, the part of the psyche which stops you from going too far.

Comedian and classics fan Natalie Haynes, donates to the museum all the TV detectives in the world (except Jessica Fletcher from Murder, She Wrote - Haynes claims she was a serial killer).

Linguist Prof. David Crystal provides the museum with his waffle generator, a device which gets you out of awkward conversations by saying nothing but cliches.

Broadcast details

Monday 24th October 2011
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
John Lloyd Host / Presenter
Dave Gorman Host / Presenter
Guest cast
David McCandless Guest
David Crystal Guest
Natalie Haynes Guest
Production team
Richard Turner Producer
Dan Schreiber Producer

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