Big Bang Day/The Genuine Particle

This play was part of the Big Bang Day radio program which consists of five different plays. this particular episode was first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on 10 September 2008.

A fast-moving comedy, written by Steve Punt, set 100 metres underground in the Large Hadron Collider and it features a wormhole, an ID card and an electric buggy.


Ed – Reece Shearsmith
Shale – Geoffrey Whitehead
Alice – Nicola Walker
Professor Heimlich – Adrian Scarborough
Nathalie – Ingrid Oliver
Raymond – Ben Willbond

Six degrees

Adrian Scarborough was Nicola’s co-star in The Big Town All Stars. They also appeared in the TV mini series, A Dance to the Music of Time, though they did not have any scenes together.

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