Julian Fox - On A Lonely Planet

Herne Hill resident, Julian Fox, makes a travel programme without leaving home.

A deadpan travelogue of an everyday life.

Julian was asked to make a travel series for Radio 4.

He couldn't get much time off work and, well, he got a little nervous that he might get home sick.

So he chose not to leave London.

'On a Lonely Planet' is a comedy about an heroic optimist, struggling to escape the hollowness of his existence through a deep-felt love for simple things.

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Herne Hill resident, Julian Fox, makes a travel programme without leaving home.

A deadpan travelogue of an everyday life.

Julian was asked to make a travel series for Radio 4.

He couldn't get much time off work and, well, he got a little nervous that he might get home sick.

So he chose not to leave London.

'On a Lonely Planet' is a comedy about an heroic optimist, struggling to escape the hollowness of his existence through a deep-felt love for simple things.Julian takes in the sights and sounds within walking distance from his rented two-bedroom garden flat.

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The suits, the skyscrapers, the business; the most exotic location you can get to with a Travelcard.

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Julian visits London's airports to decide where he would like to fly from.

He discovers you can have quite a nice holiday just within Gatwick.

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After three weeks without going outside London, Julian finally makes it on a cheap flight to Scotland.