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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 3, Episode 14 - We Know Our Onions

The platoon go on an course with a van full of onions which Walker has sold to Hodges. While the men start to fall behind in their training, Hodges makes an attempt to get his onions.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 15th June 1976
Time
12:27pm
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

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Date Time Channel
Monday 2nd August 2010 7:00pm Radio 7
Thursday 26th July 2012 8:30am Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 26th July 2012 12:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 26th July 2012 7:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 8th May 2014 8:00am Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 8th May 2014 12:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 8th May 2014 7:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 25th January 2016 8:00am Radio 4 Extra
Monday 25th January 2016 12:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 25th January 2016 7:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 4th December 2017 8:30am Radio 4 Extra
Monday 4th December 2017 12:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 4th December 2017 7:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 9th March 2020 8:30am Radio 4 Extra
Monday 9th March 2020 12:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 9th March 2020 7:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Friday 25th March 2022 8:00am Radio 4 Extra
Friday 25th March 2022 12:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Friday 25th March 2022 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
Larry Martyn Private Walker
Bill Pertwee ARP Warden Hodges
John Snagge Announcer
Guest cast
Alan Tilvern Captain Ramsey
Michael Middleton Sergeant Baxter
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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