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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Musical Tomfoolery in Flaming June

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Welcome to the June edition of ‘Richard A. Usher – The Podcast!’ featuring oddball sketches and the grumblings of Ben Bernard. Sit back with your glass of lemonade, or a delicious cocktail and enjoy our re-staging of tales from times past with a Twistory take on everything from cash-point robbery to the coronation of King Henry VIII.

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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Broken Records and 17th Century Skulduggery

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Take your seats aboard the Freedom 7 and prepare for another visit to the bizarre world of Richard A. Usher; featuring some timely EU referendum satire, the climate related grumblings of Ben Bernard and Twistory, from the Great Exhibition to the birthday of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The gags and the game are afoot!

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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Doomed Vessels & Deferment Forms

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Welcome to the third guided tour of the bizarre world of Richard A. Usher; featuring some more political satire, the grumblings of Ben Bernard and ‘On This Day’ Twistory, from the first Prime Minister to the ‘Mutiny on the Bounty’.

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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Beware the Eiderdown of March

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Welcome once more to the bizarre world of Richard A. Usher; featuring some political satire, the grumblings of Ben Bernard and ‘On This Day’ Twistory, from Shakespeare to the closure of Alcatraz.

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

Dedicated to the memory of the late, great Paul Daniels (1938 to 2016)

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