7/8 Christopher Brookmyre speaks to comedian Marcus Brigstocke about his life and writing. (R)
BBC Radio Scotland
3/6 Childhood memories of competitive parenting and imagining life as ruler of the world.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
2/6 Arthur steps in at short notice to play a prominent role in a Murder Mystery evening.
4/4 Cat burglar Fingers Fogerty pays the comedian an unwelcome visit. From October 1988.
The cheeky schoolboy causes chaos when his teacher sends him reptile hunting.
Al Murray is joined by Andy Zaltzman, Jenny Eclair and Mark Steel.
BBC Radio 5 live
6/8 Author Christopher Brookmyre is joined by comedy innovator Alex Horne.
3/6 John Lloyd and Jimmy Carr with Humphrey Ker, Pamela Stephenson Connolly and Andre Geim.
BBC Radio 4 FM only
BBC Radio 4 LW only
4/6 Featuring a story involving his sister Tiffany and some more diary extracts.
BBC Radio 4
5/6 Justin Edwards and the team tastefully make fun of the news from the last seven days.
4/4 The sporting legend tries to gauge the English team's success in his own murky way.
What is it that actually triggers our laughter, do all of us find the same things funny?
BBC World Service
Monday 22 October 2012