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Noble, Shanahan, Dent

John Lloyd and Noel Fielding are joined by Geordie comedian Ross Noble, biologist Dr Mike Shanahan and Countdown's favourite lexicographer, Susie Dent.

This week, the Professor of Ignorance John Lloyd and his curator Noel Fielding welcome the freewheeling superstar Geordie comedian Ross Noble; science journalist and rainforest ecologist Dr Mike Shanahan; and the famous, renowned, celebrated, prominent and popular lexicographer from Countdown, Susie Dent.

This week, the Museum's Guest Committee appreciate the significance of figs; the joys of long-distance football; and thoughts of an 18th Century spy.

The show was researched by Mike Turner and Anne Miller of QI.

The producers were Richard Turner and James Harkin.

It was a BBC Studios Production.

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30 minutes

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter John Lloyd
Presenter Noel Fielding
Interviewed Guest Ross Noble
Interviewed Guest Mike Shanahan
Interviewed Guest Susie Dent
Producer Richard Turner
Producer James Harkin

Broadcasts

Have a Laugh with Radio 4

Have a Laugh with Radio 4

Comedy clips and funny features

Video: introducing The Museum of Curiosity

Video: introducing The Museum of Curiosity

Host John Lloyd talks about the ever-expanding museum and guest curators of the past.

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