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 4, Episode 8 is repeated on Gold tomorrow at 8:20pm.

Series 4, Episode 8 - The Two And A Half Feathers

The Home Guard get a new private in their ranks, who just so happens to know Jones. However, their relationship is not a happy one with the new arrival claiming that Jones left him in the desert to die. It is down to Jones to unearth the truth.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 13th November 1970
Time
8pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

  1. Tuesday 23rd April 2019 at 8:20pm on Gold
  2. Wednesday 24th April 2019 at 7:40pm on Gold

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
Bill Pertwee Chief A.R.P. Warden Hodges
Guest cast
Gilda Perry Doreen
Linda James Betty
John Cater Private Clarke
Wendy Richard Edith Parish
Queenie Watts Edna (Canteen Woman)
John Ash Raymond
Ann Parnell-McGarry (as Parnell McGarry) Elizabeth Mainwaring
Writing team
Jimmy Perry Writer
David Croft Writer
Production team
Paul Joel Production Designer
Bob Rymer Editor
David Croft Director
David Croft Producer
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