Romesh Ranganathan is to become the curator of the next series of Radio 4’s Museum of Curiosity, Chortle can reveal. He will join host John Lloyd when the show – in which panellists donate items which fascinate them to a fictional museum – returns for its 11th series this summer. Saying it was a ‘genuine honour’ to be chosen for the job, Ranganathan added: ‘I am excited to see how long it takes for them to realise that my booking was an awful mistake.

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