Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?

Welcome to an early summer double-bill edition of ‘Richard A. Usher – The Podcast!’ featuring more oddball sketches for May and June, plus seasonal irritations for Ben Bernard. So, pull up a deckchair, grab an iced cocktail and tune your listening ears to the events of the fifth and sixth months across the ages with a Twistory take on everything from convicts heading for Botany Bay to the Princes in the Tower.

Written and Presented by Richard A. Usher

Sketches Performed by Richard A. Usher

Ben Bernard Theme composed & performed by John Ryan

Jazz Comedy Theme music courtesy of www.bensound.com

All sketch and linking material © 2017 Richard A. Usher

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From the Sword that Knighted a Famous Scientist to the Lance that Slew the Dragon…

Welcome to a special omnibus edition of ‘Richard A. Usher – The Podcast!’ featuring more oddball sketches for March and April, plus medical irriations for Ben Bernard. So, sit yourself down somewhere comfy, put on your listening ears and expect the unexpected as we reflect on the events of two months across the ages with a Twistory take on everything from first electric trams to the first President of the USA.

Written and Presented by Richard A. Usher

Sketches Performed by Richard A. Usher

Ben Bernard Theme composed & performed by John Ryan

Jazz Comedy Theme music courtesy of www.bensound.com

All sketch and linking material © 2017 Richard A. Usher

(Please note that use of additional music from a variety of sources is for creative purposes only and not intended as a breach of any copyright)

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Your Ticket to a New Utopia

Welcome to the first anniversary edition of ‘Richard A. Usher – The Podcast!’ featuring more oddball sketches and more irriations for Ben Bernard. So, sit yourself down somewhere comfy, put on your listening ears and expect the unexpected as we reflect on the events of the second month across the ages with a Twistory take on everything from The Times Crossword to the discovery of New Britain.

Written and Presented by Richard A. Usher

Sketches Performed by Richard A. Usher

Ben Bernard Theme composed & performed by John Ryan

Jazz Comedy Theme music courtesy of www.bensound.com

All sketch and linking material © 2017 Richard A. Usher

(Please note that use of additional music from a variety of sources is for creative purposes only and not intended as a breach of any copyright)

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Once Upon a Midnight Dreary…

 

Welcome to the first 2017 edition of ‘Richard A. Usher – The Podcast!’ featuring more oddball sketches and a showbiz meeting for Ben Bernard. So, sit yourself down with a glass of the strong stuff and expect the unexpected as we reflect on the events of the first month across the ages with a Twistory take on everything from Henry VIII to the opening of the London Underground.

Written and Presented by Richard A. Usher

Performed by Richard A. Usher and guest voice artistes Mary Flavelle and Geoff Motley

Ben Bernard Theme composed & performed by John Ryan

Jazz Comedy Theme music courtesy of www.bensound.com

All sketch and linking material © 2017 Richard A. Usher

(Please note that use of additional music from a variety of sources is for creative purposes only and not intended as a breach of any copyright)

 

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Humbugs & History – A Festive Podcast

Welcome to the festive edition of ‘Richard A. Usher – The Podcast!’ featuring more BRAND NEW oddball sketches and the Yuletide grumblings of Ben Bernard. So, sit yourself by the roaring fire and expect the unexpected as we reflect on the events of the twelfth month across the ages with a Twistory take on everything from Nancy Astor to ‘A Christmas Carol’.

Written, Performed and Presented by Richard A. Usher

Ben Bernard Theme composed & performed by John Ryan

Jingle Bells Ben Bernard Theme arranged & performed by John Ryan

Jazz Comedy Theme music courtesy of www.bensound.com

All sketch and linking material © 2016 Richard A. Usher

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Remember, Remember the Month of November!

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Welcome to the slightly delayed November edition of ‘Richard A. Usher – The Podcast!’ featuring more BRAND NEW oddball sketches and the grumblings of Ben Bernard. So, sit yourself by the roaring bonfire and expect the unexpected as we reflect on the events of the eleventh month across the ages with a Twistory take on everything from W H Smith to JFK and ‘Dr Who’.

Written, Performed and Presented by Richard A. Usher

Ben Bernard Theme composed & performed by John Ryan

Jazz Comedy Theme music courtesy of www.bensound.com

All sketch and linking material © 2016 Richard A. Usher

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This Season of Mists and Mellow Fruitfulness

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Welcome to the seasonally adjusted October edition of ‘Richard A. Usher – The Podcast!’ featuring more BRAND NEW oddball sketches and the grumblings of Ben Bernard. So, pour yourself a hot mug of tea, butter yourself a muffin and relax by the fireside to the luxurious soundwaves restaging tales from times past with a Twistory take on everything from Orson Welles’ ‘War of the Worlds’ to the Charge of the Light Brigade.

Written and Presented by Richard A. Usher

Ben Bernard Theme composed & performed by John Ryan

Jazz Comedy Theme music courtesy of www.bensound.com

All sketch and linking material © 2016 Richard A. Usher

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Drunken cab drivers, bacteria, and the shape of things to come…

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Welcome to the slightly delayed September edition of ‘Richard A. Usher – The Podcast!’ featuring BRAND NEW oddball sketches and the grumblings of Ben Bernard. So, kick off your shoes and bathe your ears in the luxurious sound-waves re-staging tales from times past with a Twistory take on everything from H G Wells to Blackpool Illuminations.

Written and Presented by Richard A. Usher

Ben Bernard Theme composed & performed by John Ryan

Jazz Comedy Theme music courtesy of www.bensound.com

All sketch and linking material © 2016 Richard A. Usher

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Traveller’s Cheques, Alcatraz and Wheelie Bins

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Welcome to the August edition of ‘Richard A. Usher – The Podcast!’ featuring more oddball sketches and the grumblings of Ben Bernard, all with a summer flavour. So, kick off your Rio Olympic running shoes and let your ears dive into the oddly green sound-waves re-staging tales from times past with a Twistory take on everything from Traveller’s Cheques to the English Civil War.

Written and Presented by Richard A. Usher

Ben Bernard Theme composed & performed by John Ryan

Jazz Comedy Theme music courtesy of www.bensound.com

All sketch and linking material © 2016 Richard A. Usher

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Rubies, Water Lilies, and Julius Caesar

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Welcome to the July edition of ‘Richard A. Usher – The Podcast!’ featuring more oddball sketches and the grumblings of Ben Bernard, all with a summer flavour. So, kick off your shoes and bathe your ears in the luxurious sound-waves re-staging tales from times past with a Twistory take on everything from the 999 service to Women’s cricket.

Written and Presented by Richard A. Usher

Ben Bernard Theme composed & performed by John Ryan

Jazz Comedy Theme music courtesy of www.bensound.com

All sketch and linking material © 2016 Richard A. Usher

 

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