Dad's Army: The Collector's Edition Series Three

Dad's Army: The Collector's Edition Series Three : BBC Radio Collection

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This handsome box set contains 26 episodes from the third radio series of Dad's Army, first transmitted on BBC Radio 4 from 16.3.76 to 9.9.76. The 14 CDs are accompanied by an illustrated booklet detailing the series' background, programme credits, and cast biographies. The episodes are: 'A Man of Action' / 'The Honourable Man' / 'The Godiva Affair' / 'Keep Young and Beautiful' / 'Absent Friends' / 'Round & Round Went the Great Big Wheel' / 'The Great White Hunter' / 'The Deadly Attachment' / 'Things That Go Bump in the Night' / 'My British Buddy' / 'Big Guns' / 'The Big Parade' / 'Asleep in the Deep' / 'We Know Our Onions' / 'The Royal Train' / 'High Finance' / 'A Question of Reference' / 'The Recruit' / 'A Jumbo Sized Problem' / 'The Cricket Match' / 'Time on My Hands' / 'Turkey Dinner' / 'The Captain's Car' / 'The Two-and-a-Half Feathers' / 'Is There Honey Still for Tea?' / 'Ten Seconds From Now'. Also included is a bonus disc, containing the previously untransmitted pilot episode of the spin-off series It Sticks Out Half a Mile. 14 CDs. 12 hrs 42 mins.
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Product details

  • CD-Audio | 1 pages
  • 129.54 x 134.62 x 48.26mm | 385.55g
  • BBC Physical Audio
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Unabridged
  • A&M
  • 0563496622
  • 9780563496625
  • 893,548

About Jimmy Perry

Jimmy Perry (Author) Jimmy Perry was born in Barnes, London in 1924. Aged 16 during the Second World War, he joined the Home Guard and then served with the Royal Artillery as a sergeant, also setting up a concert party as entertainment for the troops. After the war he trained as an actor. His writing partnership with David Croft began in 1968, and between them they created such hit shows as Dad's Army, It Ain't Half Hot Mum, Hi-de-Hi and You Rang, M'Lord? David Croft (Author) David Croft was born in Poole, Dorset. He became a Major in the Second World War, serving in India. North Africa and Singapore. After the war he worked as an actor and then turned to writing. His involvement in television led to producing and directing. His numerous producer credits include Steptoe and Son and 'Til Death Us Do Part. As well as his partnership with Jimmy Perry, he developed Are You Being Served? and 'Allo 'Allo as a co-writer and producer with Jeremy Lloyd. He was awarded the OBE in 1978. He died in 2011.
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