The Goon Show. Image shows from L to R: Spike Milligan, Peter Sellers, Harry Secombe. Copyright: BBC.

The Goon Show

BBC Home Service sitcom / sketch show with Milligan, Sellers and Secombe. 231 episodes (10 series), 1951 - 1960. Stars Harry Secombe, Peter Sellers, Spike Milligan and Michael Bentine.

Series 8, Episode 13 is repeated on Radio 4 Extra tomorrow at 8am.

See Also


Highly surreal, subversive and offbeat sketch show written by and starring Spike Milligan.


At Last The Go On Show

A documentary celebrating the 40th anniversary of The Goon Show, featuring interviews and archive footage with the stars and people behind it.


The Bed Sitting Room

Surreal post-apocalyptic satire set in London after a nuclear war, following the last 20 people alive. Co-created and starring Spike Milligan.