Our guest today is a man we’ve wanted to have on the show for a long time – comedian, podcaster, author and football man, Bob Mortimer.


We talk to Bob about his childhood in Middlesbrough, his obsession with football, how intense shyness shaped his early years, his numerous careers before meeting Vic Reeves, how heart surgery changed him, and how he finally convinced his mother pursuing a career in comedy was better than pursuing a career in law.


Ken gets Harvey Elliott twitter war fatigue and Frances Murphy is even prouder than usual as she delivers us her TV guide to the sporting weekend

Plus there’s the Cockroach King, metal week momentum and how to step away from the internet.

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