Aldous studied at RADA and went on to perform in the West End in plays including The School for Scandal and The Wind in the Willows. On television he has appeared in 'Allo 'Allo, Softly, Softly, Jeeves and Wooster and She Stoops to Conquer.
More minor television roles include performances in Dad's Army, Probation Officer, The Golden Spur, Captain Moonlight, The First Churchills, Special Branch, Doctor Who, Warship, Crossroads, The Bill, The Face of the Enemy and Z Cars.
- Croft, David; Perry, Jimmy; Webber, Richard (2000). The Complete A-Z of Dads Army. Orion. ISBN 0-7528-1838-4