- BBC Radio 4
- Michael Palin, James Peak, Harriet Carmichael and Chris McCabe
- Michael Palin and James Peak
- Andre Jacquemin and James Peak
Limericks are the simplest of verse forms - only five lines, a bit of rhyming, and half of the first line "There once was a..." is already written for you.
It's child's play you'd think - but writing a really good limerick is not as easy as it sounds.
Join Michael and James for a ridiculous half hour that proves, once and for all, that if you want something doing properly you should do it yourself.
- Production company
- Laugh track
- First broadcast
- Friday 28th December 2018 on BBC Radio 4 at 11:30am
- Episode length
- 30 minutes
- Last repeat
- Saturday 4th January 2020 at 5:30am on Radio 4 Extra