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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.

Episode menu

Series 3, Episode 22 - Turkey Dinner

After a drunken night, Jones and his men accidentally shoot a turkey. After failing to return the bird to its rightful owner, they decide the best thing to do is to offer the older residents of Walmington a turkey dinner.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 10th August 1976
Time
12:27pm
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 27th September 2010 7:00pm Radio 7
Thursday 20th September 2012 8:30am Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 20th September 2012 12:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 20th September 2012 7:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 3rd July 2014 8:00am Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 3rd July 2014 12:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 3rd July 2014 7:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 5th July 2014 2:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 21st March 2016 8:00am Radio 4 Extra
Monday 21st March 2016 12:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 21st March 2016 7:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 29th January 2018 8:30am Radio 4 Extra
Monday 29th January 2018 12:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 29th January 2018 7:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 4th May 2020 8:30am Radio 4 Extra
Monday 4th May 2020 12:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 4th May 2020 7:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Friday 20th May 2022 8:00am Radio 4 Extra
Friday 20th May 2022 12:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Friday 20th May 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
Pearl Hackney Mrs Pike
Frank Williams The Vicar
John Snagge Announcer
Guest cast
Harold Bennett Mr Blewitt
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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