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John Lloyd and his new curator Sally Phillips are joined by comedy impressionist Rory Bremner, arts broadcaster Nikki Bedi and beer expert Pete Brown.

This week, the Professor of Ignorance John Lloyd and his curator Sally Phillips welcome the satirical comedy impressionist Rory Bremner, the presenter of the BBC World Service's The Arts Hour Nikki Bedi and the award-winning writer who makes you thirsty for beer, Pete Brown.

This week, the Museum's Guest Committee find out about the boy-elephant-god Ganesh, and why the direction his trunk is pointing in is so important; reveal the last British soldier to bring down an enemy with a longbow, and enter George Orwell's favourite non-existent pub..

The show was researched by Mike Turner and QI.

The Production Coordinator was Tamara Shilham.

The Associate Producer was James Harkin.

The Producers were Richard Turner and Anne Miller.

It was a BBC Studios Production.

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Tue 16 Jan 2018 05:30

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Role Contributor
Presenter John Lloyd
Curator Sally Phillips
Panellist Rory Bremner
Panellist Nikki Bedi
Panellist Pete Brown
Producer Richard Turner
Producer Anne Miller
Associate Producer James Harkin


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