Dad's Army. Image shows from L to R: Private Godfrey (Arnold Ridley), Lance Corporal Jones (Clive Dunn), Private Walker (James Beck), Captain Mainwaring (Arthur Lowe), Private Frazer (John Laurie), Sergeant Wilson (John Le Mesurier), Private Pike (Ian Lavender).

Dad's Army

BBC One sitcom about a home guard unit. 80 episodes (9 series), 1968 - 1977. Stars Arthur Lowe, John Le Mesurier, Clive Dunn, John Laurie and others.

Series 3, Episode 11 is repeated on Gold today at 5:50pm.

Series 3, Episode 9 - War Dance

Captain Mainwaring organises a dance event in order to improve relations between members of the platoon. However, the event is likely to be spoilt with Pike's plan to announce a surprise engagement.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 6th November 1969
Time
7:30pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular 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
    James Beck Private Walker
    Edward Sinclair The Verger
    Frank Williams The Vicar
    Janet Davies Mrs. Pike
    Guest cast
    Nan Braunton Cissy Godfrey
    Sally Douglas Blodwen
    Vicky Graham (as The Graham Twins) Doris
    Cathy Graham (as The Graham Twins) Dora
    Olive Mercer Mrs. Yeatman
    Eleanor Smale Mrs. Prosser
    Jenny Thomas Violet Gibbons
    Writing team
    Jimmy Perry Writer
    David Croft Writer
    Production team
    David Croft Director
    David Croft Producer
    Richard Hunt Production Designer
    Bud Flanagan Theme Tune Vocals
    Hugh Hastings Pianist
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