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Dad's Army

Dad's Army

  • Radio sitcom
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1974 - 1976
  • 66 episodes (3 series)

Whilst the Walmington-On-Sea Home Guard are most famous for their exploits on television, they did also carry out their duty on the wireless. Stars Arthur Lowe, John Le Mesurier, Clive Dunn, John Laurie, Arnold Ridley and more.

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Series 1, Episode 11 - Under Fire

When Frazer is on fire watch, he believes he has spotted someone signalling to the enemy. The suspect claims he is innocent, despite his German-sounding accent and the fact his dog is called "Fritz".

Notes

The TV version of this episode is currently missing.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 8th April 1974
Time
6:15pm
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 28th September 2009 7:00pm Radio 7
Saturday 11th June 2011 2:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 12th June 2011 8:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 11th July 2013 8:00am Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 11th July 2013 12:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 11th July 2013 7:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 30th March 2015 8:00am Radio 4 Extra
Monday 30th March 2015 12:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 30th March 2015 7:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 4th April 2015 12:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 10th April 2017 8:30am Radio 4 Extra
Monday 10th April 2017 12:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 10th April 2017 7:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 13th May 2019 8:30am Radio 4 Extra
Monday 13th May 2019 12:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 13th May 2019 7:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Friday 21st May 2021 8:00am Radio 4 Extra
Friday 21st May 2021 12:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Friday 21st May 2021 7:00pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Cast
Arthur Lowe Captain Mainwaring
John Le Mesurier Sergeant Wilson
Clive Dunn Lance Corporal Jones
John Laurie Private Frazer
Arnold Ridley Private Godfrey
Pearl Hackney Mrs Pike
John Snagge Announcer
Guest cast
Geoffrey Lumsden Square
Avril Angers Mrs Keane
David Gooderson Mr Murphy
Writing team
Jimmy Perry Writer
David Croft Writer
Michael Knowles Writer (Adapted By)
Harold Snoad Writer (Adapted By)
Production team
John Dyas Producer

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