Thu, 10 December 2015
This week is a mix match of brilliant facts, disgusting profiteering and tragic disasters. And don't call ships boats. Just no. If you like pub quizzes, this episode is for you. Topics covered include British Rail, The Titanic, The Stephenson's Rocket, Waterloo Teeth, and the importance of typed correspondence.
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John Stonehouse https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Stonehouse
Claudius Ash https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Claudius_Ash
Harold Bride https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harold_Bride
Violet Jessop https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Violet_Jessop
William Huskinson https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Huskisson
Robert Salmond https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Birkenhead_(1845)
With thanks to Bob Mills and Susan Morrison @suziemo
Susan Morrison is a comedian, documentary maker and organiser of the Edinburgh History Festival. http://www.suziemo.co.uk/standup.htm
Bob Mills /strong>is a comedian and broadcaster based in the UK https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bob_Mills_(comedian)
Iszi Lawrence is a comedian and podcasterer www.iszi.com