John Lloyd

John Lloyd

John Lloyd CBE is a broadcaster and writer, best known as the producer of The News QuizTo The Manor BornSpitting ImageBlackadder and QI. He presents Radio 4’s The Museum of Curiosity.  He helped Douglas Adams write the first series of The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy and appeared as ‘The Voice of The Book’ in the 40th anniversary Hexagonal Phase on R4 this yearHe created and produced all four series of Not The Nine O’Clock News (and its numerous spin-off books) with Sean Hardie.

Being A Man Today: John Lloyd, Emmet Kirwan & Philip Hensher

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BUY NOW John Lloyd (Not the Nine O’Clock News), Emmet Kirwan (Dublin Oldschool) and Philip Hensher (The Friendly Ones, The Northern Clemency) talk about representations of masculinity, and the changes that have occurred in recent times.  

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When We Were Very Young: John Lloyd & Sean Hardie

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BUY NOW WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG John Lloyd and Sean Hardie take us through four decades of satire since they started Not the Nine O’Clock News together. Note: included in Weekend and Sunday Day ticket Chapel Stage

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Detective Stories from the World of Neurology: Suzanne O’Sullivan & John Lloyd

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BUY NOW Suzanne O’Sullivan (2016 Wellcome Prize winner: Its All in Your Head; Brainstorm) and John Lloyd (Not the Nine O’Clock News and QI Producer) discuss the brain’s invisible disabilities, its many strange manifestations and its links to creativity.  

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