Alex Lester's Oddcast

Alex Lester's Oddcast

Alex Lester's latest musings on 'Alex World', featuring listener contributions, taken from his Best Time Of The Day show, broadcast weekdays on Radio 2, 2-5am.

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    Fri, 18 Apr 14

    8 mins

    30 days remaining

    In a first for Radio 2, Alex Lester asks: Radio Presenters – What Are They Good For? He investigates the skills and uses our DJs have beyond entertaining the nation with some surprising results. In addition, Alex looks into noisy clothing and cat food preferences.

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    Fri, 11 Apr 14

    10 mins

    23 days remaining

    Alex attempts to liven up the Oxford/Cambridge boat race with some fairly preposterous results, whilst dodging flying windscreen wipers and inventing a new computer game called The Buffoon Simulator.

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    Fri, 4 Apr 14

    9 mins

    16 days remaining

    In celebration of his latest video (see the clips section on his Radio 2 page) Alex discusses the merits of having a big red button. In addition, he talks killer penguins and what happens ‘when fruit attacks’.

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    Fri, 21 Mar 14

    11 mins

    2 days remaining

    Alex falls off a horse, gets his teeth looked at by Christopher Lee dressed as Dracula, discusses the weirdest way to introduce yourself at a party and asks the nation to find the best way to fit in at a science fiction convention.

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