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Ep. 250 - Sir Tony Robinson

Tony Robinson is best known for playing Baldrick in the BBC sitcom, Blackadder and the archaeological show Time Team on Channel 4 for 20 years. He wrote and stared in the BAFTA winning children's comedy series Maid Marian and her Merry Men which ran for four series. Tony has also written 16 children’s books, and is the voice of the audio versions of all of Sir Terry Pratchett’s Discworld novels. He was knighted in the 2013 Queen's Birthday Honours for his public and political service. Tony Robinson is guest number 250 on My Time Capsule and chats to Michael Fenton Stevens about the five things he'd like to put in a time capsule; four he’d like to preserve and one he’d like to bury and never have to think about again .


Follow Tony Robinson on Twitter @tony_robinson & Instagram @sirtonyrobinson .


Follow My Time Capsule on Twitter, Instagram & Facebook: @MyTCpod .


Follow Michael Fenton Stevens on Twitter: @fentonstevens & Instagram @mikefentonstevens .


Produced and edited by John Fenton-Stevens for Cast Off Productions .

Music by Pass The Peas Music .

Artwork by matthewboxall.com .


This podcast is proud to be associated with the charity Viva! Providing theatrical opportunities for hundreds of young people.

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