Spike Milligan, Harry Secombe and Peter Sellers star in 10 rare episodes of The Goon Show, plus a plethora of bonus features. Immensely popular and hugely influential, the groundbreaking series The Goon Show changed the face of British comedy.
Twenty remastered episodes of the legendary series plus bonus material. Immensely popular and hugely influential, the groundbreaking radio series changed the face of British comedy. Now, for the first time, this collection presents the available episodes in chronological order as they were scheduled to be broadcast. In addition, there are some rare bonus archive items.
Twelve episodes of the groundbreaking show starring Spike Milligan, Harry Secombe and Peter Sellers. Immensely popular and hugely influential, legendary radio series The Goon Show changed the face of British comedy. This collection of episodes is taken from the first part of the ninth series, first broadcast in 1958-59.
"Very Much of Its Time"
Four episodes of the groundbreaking BBC radio comedy starring Spike Milligan, Peter Sellers and Harry Secombe. Goon but not forgotten! Here is a chance to enjoy more surreal clowning from one of the greatest comedy teams on radio. The episodes in this volume are 'Forog' (series 5, programme 13), 'The Six Ingots of Leadenhall Street' (series 5, programme 23), 'The Tale of Men's Shirts' (series 10, programme 2), and 'The Scarlet Capsule' (series 9, programme 14). Written by Spike Milligan and Eric Sykes.
Spike Milligan, Peter Sellers, and Harry Secombe star in two classic BBC Radio episodes, "The Jet-Propelled Guided NAAFI" and "The Evils of Bushey Spon". "The Jet-Propelled Guided NAAFI: Grytpype": Thynne and Moriarty set out to steal explosive plans for a secret new weapon. Meanwhile, Seagoon is planning to take 10,000 troops to Malaya for tea.... "The Evils of Bushey Spon": in darkest Bushey Spon, Neddie Seagoon is called in to oversee the decoration of a council lamppost.
Spike Milligan, Peter Sellers and Harry Secombe star in two classic BBC Radio episodes, The Dreaded Batter Pudding Hurler of Bexhill-on-Sea and The Histories of Pliny the Elder. The Dreaded Batter Pudding Hurler of Bexhill-on-Sea: No fewer than 38 Batter Puddings have been hurled at Minnie Bannister, the world famous poker player. (Give her a good poker and she'll play any tune you like.) A madman is at large so it's time to call in Scotland Yard!
More surreal clowning from one of the greatest comedy teams on radio. Goon but not forgotten! In these digitally remastered episodes, Ned Seagoon, who is bored at the bank where he works, decides to run away - with the bank's money. Also, Neddie follows a trail of cold-batter puddings to North Africa, has his snowplough stolen during the Great English Blizzard, and is approached by Mandarin Grytpype-Thynne and General Kash-Mai-Chek to participate in an audacious financial coup.