14 episodes

Comedian and writer Mitch Benn is joined by celebrity guests to discuss ways of staying sane and positive while we're all Confined to Barracks. Listen to their recommendations - a book; a TV show or movie; a podcast and - perhaps most importantly - something we can do or learn to make our own, or indeed other people's, lives better. To support Mitch Benn for as little as $1 a month, and get access to exclusive content, go to www.patreon.com/mitchbenn

Confined to Barracks Mitch Benn

    • Comedy
    • 4.3 • 6 Ratings

Comedian and writer Mitch Benn is joined by celebrity guests to discuss ways of staying sane and positive while we're all Confined to Barracks. Listen to their recommendations - a book; a TV show or movie; a podcast and - perhaps most importantly - something we can do or learn to make our own, or indeed other people's, lives better. To support Mitch Benn for as little as $1 a month, and get access to exclusive content, go to www.patreon.com/mitchbenn

    Marcus Brigstocke

    Marcus Brigstocke

    Mitch is joined by his longtime friend Marcus Brigstocke to discuss good things to do, including disease reviews, vinyl immersion and finishing all of Netflix...
    Support the show (http://www.patreon.com/mitchbenn)

    • 28 min
    Emma Kennedy

    Emma Kennedy

    Mitch is joined by his old pal Emma Kennedy to discuss things to do in confinement, including crazy royals, cat murderers and thinking impure thoughts about a certain late Prime Minister...
    Support the show (http://www.patreon.com/mitchbenn)

    • 29 min
    Alice Fraser

    Alice Fraser

    Mitch is joined from Australia by comedian, writer, and podcaster Alice Fraser for a discussion on good things to do under lockdown, including boning up on educational theory, jumping into cold swimming pools (if only) and reading two or three books a day...
    Support the show (http://www.patreon.com/mitchbenn)

    • 28 min
    Alastair Campbell

    Alastair Campbell

    Mitch is joined by former spin-surgeon supreme turned political commentator, mental health campaigner and football pundit Alastair Campbell, to discuss good things to do while locked down, including Albanian novels, self-inflicted haircuts, prize-winning trees and bagpipes...
    Support the show (http://www.patreon.com/mitchbenn)

    • 29 min
    John Finnemore

    John Finnemore

    Mitch is joined by comedy genius and creator of Radio 4's Cabin Pressure John Finnemore, to discuss ways of staying sane during lockdown, including discussions on historical satire, 17th century plague diaries and why you are wrong about board games...
    Support the show (http://www.patreon.com/mitchbenn)

    • 29 min
    Liz Myles

    Liz Myles

    Mitch is joined by writer and podcaster Liz Myles to discuss fun and helpful ways to spend lockdown time, including digressions on gun-wielding Bennett sisters, radio sitcoms and Doctor Who.  Lots and lots of Doctor Who...
    Support the show (http://www.patreon.com/mitchbenn)

    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

4.3 out of 5
6 Ratings

6 Ratings

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