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    • Beyond Our Ken, Series 2

    • Classic BBC Radio comedy
    • By: Eric Merriman
    • Narrated by: Hugh Paddick, Kenneth Horne, Kenneth Williams
    • Length: 7 hrs and 6 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Kenneth Horne is joined by Kenneth Williams, Hugh Paddick, Betty Marsden, Bill Pertwee and Pat Lancaster in the second series of the classic weekly radio show. Between 1958 and 1964, Beyond Our Ken was one of radio's most popular comedy shows, with a regular audience of 10 million listeners. A hilarious mix of sketches and music, packed with witty wordplay, comic catchphrases and larger-than-life characters, this fabulous forerunner to Round the Horne remains just as funny today.

    Regular price: $21.31

    • Beyond Our Ken Series 3

    • The classic BBC radio comedy
    • By: Eric Merriman
    • Narrated by: Hugh Paddick, Kenneth Horne, Kenneth Williams
    • Length: 7 hrs
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    A hectic mix of sketches and songs, Beyond Our Ken kept millions of listeners in stitches between 1958 and 1964. In these uproarious half hours, you can enjoy a series of plays to remember; hear all about Kenneth Horne's adventures in Switzerland, Macau and the North West Frontier; check out the latest film releases in Picture Go Round; and learn about the worlds of photography, hobbies, food, the city and more in documentary feature Hornerama.

    Regular price: $31.97

    • Beyond Our Ken: The Collector's Edition Series 2

    • By: Eric Merriman
    • Narrated by: Eric Merriman, Hugh Paddick, Barry Took, and others
    • Length: 7 hrs and 6 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Four more episodes from the first series of the classic BBC Radio comedy starring Kenneth Horne, Kenneth Williams, Hugh Paddick, Betty Marsden, Ron Moody and Pat Lancaster. Between 1958 and 1964, 'Beyond Our Ken' lit up the airwaves, and it remains as funny today as when it was first broadcast. In these 4 episodes, pick up some of Kenneth Horne's beauty tips in 'Tittle Tattle Magazine', learn how to deal with a stork up the chimney.

    Regular price: $21.86

    • Beyond Our Ken

    • Series One
    • By: Barry Took, Eric Merriman
    • Narrated by: Hugh Paddick, Kenneth Horne, Kenneth Williams
    • Length: 6 hrs and 35 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2

    Kenneth Horne, Kenneth Williams, Hugh Paddick, Betty Marsden and Ron Moody star in the surviving 13 episodes from the very first series of the classic weekly show, the forerunner to Round the Horne. Between 1958 and 1964, Beyond Our Ken lit up the airwaves. A madcap mix of sketches and songs, it remains as funny today as when it was first broadcast. Full of witty wordplay, larger-than-life characters, comic catchphrases and sublimely silly humour....

    Regular price: $20.65

    • Beyond Our Ken: Complete Series 4

    • By: Eric Merriman
    • Narrated by: Betty Marsden, Bill Pertwee, Hugh Paddick, and others
    • Length: 10 hrs and 35 mins
    • Original Recording
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    The complete fourth series of the madcap forerunner to Round the Horne. A hectic mix of sketches and songs, Beyond Our Ken kept millions of listeners in stitches between 1958 and 1964. These 20 fantastic episodes, published for the first time in audio, were first broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1960 and 1961.

    Regular price: $31.97