Writer and Producer

  • THE PROBLEM WITH TOPICAL COMEDY

    THE PROBLEM WITH TOPICAL COMEDY There comes a point when every topical comedy writer asks themselves this question, ‘Haven’t I done this joke before?’ It may not be…

  • The 17 real reasons I’m buying a new Mac

    I am considering buying new Mac. But before I do, I wanted to check some of my biases (17 of them), and once I’ve done that, I’ll make my decision. 1. Having bought Macs in…

  • Ten Great First Lines

    This is the opening line of a piece about opening lines. It’s not a great opening line, and I don’t expect it ever to be quoted on its own, but it does at least tell you what…

  • bill dare

    Bill Dare on Brian Gulliver

    BBC Radio 4 website. Bill Dare has produced critically acclaimed comedy for both TV and radio, including Dead Ringers, Spitting Image and the Now Show. In more recent years he has…

  • Neil Pearson

    Audio Excerpt from Brian Gulliver’s Travels

    In this excerpt from Series 2 of Brian Gulliver’s Travels, Brian (Neil Pearson) finds himself in the middle of what could be a murder mystery in Anidara. First broadcast on…