Brian Gulliver's Travels, Series 1, Episode 3

audiobook (Unabridged) Osminia · BBC Radio 4: Comedy

By Bill Dare

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The third episode of the BBC Radio 4 satirical comedy series, 'Brian Gulliver's Travels', about a seasoned presenter of travel documentaries who finds himself in a hospital's secure unit after claiming to have experienced a succession of bizarre adventures. Originally broadcast 7 March 2011.

'Brian Gulliver's Travels' is a new adventure story from Bill Dare (producer of 'Spitting Image', 'Dead Ringers' and 'I've Never Seen Star Wars'). The series has attracted an excellent cast led by Neil Pearson ('Drop the Dead Donkey', 'Bridget Jones's Diary') and award winning star Mariah Gale (Ophelia in BBC TV's 2009 production of 'Hamlet').

In this episode, the effect of marriage on children is satirically explored as Brian travels to Osminia, a land where marriage is outlawed.

The cast also includes Paul Bhattacharjee, Joanna Bobin, Jane Whittenshaw, Brian Bowles, Sam Dale and Sally Orrock.

Brian Gulliver's Travels, Series 1, Episode 3