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Les Dennis and Jason Byrne join Richard

2 hours
First broadcast:
Monday 07 February 2011

News, sport, entertainment, and big guests.

Les Dennis joins Richard to talk about starring in Alan Ayckbourn dark comedy about our obsession with celebrity, Drowning on Dry Land, at London's Jermyn Street Theatre.

Comedian Jason Byrne talks about his live shows and appearing on Comedy Rocks with Jason Manford on ITV.

And in the final hour, Richard's Big Obsession is ghosts, at a time when TV dramas such as Being Human and Marchlands are getting big audiences. Listeners share their experiences of being haunted, while Professor Richard Wiseman, author of Paranormality, Why We See What Isn't There, offers other explanations for their experiences.

  • Les Dennis

    Les Dennis

    Les Dennis joins Richard to talk about starring in Alan Ayckbourn's play Drowning on Dry Land

  • Jason Byrne

    Jason Byrne

    Jason Byrne joins Richard to talk about his new stand up show Cirque de Byrne


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