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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 2, Episode 7 - Uninvited Guests

After Walmington-on-Sea's ARP HQ is bombed, Mainwaring is forced to share the church hall with Hodges. Problems soon arise after the church hall's chimney is set on fire.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 25th March 1975
Time
12:27pm
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

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Date Time Channel
Monday 25th January 2010 7:00pm Radio 7
Monday 1st February 2010 7:00pm Radio 7
Thursday 19th January 2012 8:30am Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 19th January 2012 12:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 19th January 2012 7:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 21st January 2012 2:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 31st October 2013 8:00am Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 31st October 2013 12:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 31st October 2013 7:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 2nd November 2013 2:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 20th July 2015 8:00am Radio 4 Extra
Monday 20th July 2015 12:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 20th July 2015 7:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 25th July 2015 12:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 29th May 2017 8:30am Radio 4 Extra
Monday 29th May 2017 12:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 29th May 2017 7:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 2nd September 2019 8:30am Radio 4 Extra
Monday 2nd September 2019 12:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 2nd September 2019 7:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 7th September 2019 12:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Friday 10th September 2021 8:00am Radio 4 Extra
Friday 10th September 2021 12:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Friday 10th September 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
Ian Lavender Private Pike
Bill Pertwee ARP Warden Hodges
Frank Williams The Vicar
Edward Sinclair The Verger
John Snagge Announcer
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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