List of Dad's Army radio episodes

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This is a radio episode list of the British sitcom Dad's Army. Dates shown are original air dates on BBC Radio 4. Since 2007 the full run of radio episodes has been regularly repeated on digital archive station BBC Radio 7[1] along with its radio-only sequel It Sticks Out Half a Mile.[2]

Although many of the television episodes were adapted to radio, the following were not: Gorilla Warfare, Ring Dem Bells, When You've Got to Go, Come in, Your Time is Up, The Face on the Poster, My Brother and I, The Love of Three Oranges, Wake Up Walmington, The Making of Private Pike, Knights of Madness, The Miser's Hoard, Number Engaged & Never Too Old. [3]

Series 1[edit]

No Title Recorded First broadcast Overview
001 The Man and the Hour 1973-06-03 1974-01-28
002 Museum Piece 1973-06-07 1974-02-04
003 Command Decision 1973-06-21 1974-02-11
004 The Enemy Within the Gates 1973-06-21 1974-02-18
005 The Battle of Godfrey's Cottage 1973-07-06 1974-02-25
006 The Armoured Might of Lance Corporal Jones 1973-07-06 1974-03-04
007 Sgt. Wilson's Little Secret 1973-07-13 1974-03-11
008 A Stripe for Frazer 1973-07-13 1974-03-18
009 Operation Kilt 1973-07-23 1974-03-25
010 Battle School 1973-06-28 1974-04-01
011 Under Fire 1973-07-27 1974-04-08
012 Something Nasty in the Vault 1973-07-23 1974-04-15
013 The Showing Up of Corporal Jones 1973-07-20 1974-04-22
014 The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Walker 1973-07-20 1974-04-29
015 Sorry, Wrong Number 1973-07-27 1974-05-06 The TV equivalent is The Lion Has Phones
016 The Bullet is Not for Firing 1973-07-26 1974-05-13
017 Room at the Bottom 1973-07-23 1974-05-20
018 Menace from the Deep 1973-07-24 1974-05-27
019 No Spring for Frazer 1973-07-26 1974-06-03
020 Sons of the Sea 1973-07-25 1974-06-10

1st Christmas Special[edit]

No Title Recorded First broadcast Overview
021 Present Arms 1974-07-18 1974-12-24 The TV equivalent is combined episodes, Battle of Giants and Shooting Pains.

Series 2[edit]

No Title Recorded First broadcast Overview
022 Don't Forget the Diver 1974-07-16 1975-02-11
023 If the Cap Fits... 1974-04-17 1975-02-18
024 Put That Light Out! 1974-04-30 1975-02-25
025 Boots Boots Boots 1974-04-16 1975-03-04
026 Sergeant - Save My Boy! 1974-04-16 1975-03-11
027 Branded 1974-07-17 1975-03-18
028 Uninvited Guests 1974-04-18 1975-03-25
029 A Brush with the Law 1974-07-17 1975-04-01
030 A Soldier's Farewell 1974-05-15 1975-04-08
031 Brain Versus Brawn 1974-04-30 1975-04-15
032 War Dance 1974-05-12 1975-04-22
033 Mum's Army 1974-05-12 1975-04-29
034 Getting the Bird 1974-07-15 1975-05-06
035 Don't Fence Me In 1974-05-16 1975-05-13
036 The King Was in His Counting House 1974-05-15 1975-05-20
037 When Did You Last See Your Money? 1974-05-15 1975-05-27
038 Fallen Idol 1974-07-16 1975-06-03
039 A. Wilson (Manager)? 1974-04-17 1975-06-10
040 All is Safely Gathered In 1974-07-15 1975-06-17
041 The Day the Balloon Went Up 1974-04-18 1975-06-24

Series 3[edit]

No Title Recorded First broadcast Overview
042 A Man of Action 1975-04-28 1976-03-16
043 The Honourable Man 1975-04-28 1976-03-23
044 The Godiva Affair 1975-05-05 1976-03-30
045 Keep Young and Beautiful 1975-05-12 1976-04-06 Repeats on BBC radio now edit Pike's use of the N' Word
046 Absent Friends 1975-05-06 1976-04-13
047 Round and Round Went the Great Big Wheel 1975-05-07 1976-04-20
048 The Great White Hunter 1975-05-30 1976-04-27 The TV equivalent is Man Hunt
049 The Deadly Attachment 1975-04-30 1976-05-04
050 Things That Go Bump in the Night 1975-05-07 1976-05-11
051 My British Buddy 1975-05-06 1976-05-18
052 Big Guns 1975-05-05 1976-05-25
053 The Big Parade 1975-05-02 1976-06-01
054 Asleep in the Deep 1975-05-09 1976-06-08
055 We Know Our Onions 1975-05-08 1976-06-15
056 The Royal Train 1975-04-29 1976-06-22
057 A Question of Reference 1975-05-12 1976-06-29 The TV equivalent is The Desperate Drive of Corporal Jones
058 High Finance 1975-06-27 1976-07-06
059 The Recruit 1975-05-01 1976-07-13
060 A Jumbo-Sized Problem 1975-06-18 1976-07-20 The TV equivalent is Everybody's Trucking
061 The Cricket Match 1975-05-01 1976-07-27 The TV equivalent is The Test
062 Time on My Hands 1975-04-29 1976-08-03
063 Turkey Dinner 1975-05-02 1976-08-10
064 The Captain's Car 1975-05-09 1976-08-17
065 The Two and a Half Feathers 1975-05-08 1976-08-24
066 Is There Honey Still for Tea? 1975-07-11 1976-08-31
067 Ten Seconds From Now 1975-06-18 1976-09-07 The TV equivalent is Broadcast to the Empire

References[edit]

"The Dad's Army Appreciation Society - The Radio Episodes". Retrieved 12 September 2010. 

  1. ^ Dad's Army on BBC Radio 7 - http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b009v6h3/episodes/2010
  2. ^ It Sticks Out Half a Mile on BBC Radio 7 - http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0072tn6
  3. ^ Croft, David; Perry, Jimmy; Webber, Richard (2000). The Complete A-Z of Dads Army. Orion. ISBN 0-7528-1838-4

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