Radio Fun: Story Of Radio Comedy

Episodes

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20070805 BT=1200 (BBC7)

1946. The war is over and young hopefuls Harry Secombe, Peter Sellers and Tony Hancock are starting to emerge. Episode 6 of 12.

20070805 BT=1700 (BBC7)

1946. The war is over and young hopefuls Harry Secombe, Peter Sellers and Tony Hancock are starting to emerge. Episode 6 of 12.

20070806 BT=0500 (BBC7)

1946. The war is over and young hopefuls Harry Secombe, Peter Sellers and Tony Hancock are starting to emerge. Episode 6 of 12.

20070729 BT=1200 (BBC7)

A celebration of the radio comedians who helped to keep up morale during the wartime era, including the great Tommy Handley. Episode 5 of 12.

20070729 BT=1700 (BBC7)

A celebration of the radio comedians who helped to keep up morale during the wartime era, including the great Tommy Handley. Episode 5 of 12.

20070730 BT=0500 (BBC7)

A celebration of the radio comedians who helped to keep up morale during the wartime era, including the great Tommy Handley. Episode 5 of 12.

20080427 BT=1200 (BBC7)

A celebration of the radio comedians who helped to keep up morale during the wartime era, including the great Tommy Handley. Episode 5 of 12.

20080427 BT=1700 (BBC7)

A celebration of the radio comedians who helped to keep up morale during the wartime era, including the great Tommy Handley. Episode 5 of 12.

20080428 BT=0500 (BBC7)

A celebration of the radio comedians who helped to keep up morale during the wartime era, including the great Tommy Handley. Episode 5 of 12.

20070708 BT=1200 (BBC7)

A look at the origins of radio comedy with acts such as Doris and Elsie and Will Fyfe. Episode 2 of 12.

20070708 BT=1700 (BBC7)

A look at the origins of radio comedy with acts such as Doris and Elsie and Will Fyfe. Episode 2 of 12.

20070709 BT=0500 (BBC7)

A look at the origins of radio comedy with acts such as Doris and Elsie and Will Fyfe. Episode 2 of 12.

20070812 BT=1200 (BBC7)

Audience-led comedy shows are on the wane as the post-war period looms. Episode 7 of 12.

20070812 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Audience-led comedy shows are on the wane as the post-war period looms. Episode 7 of 12.

20070813 BT=0500 (BBC7)

Audience-led comedy shows are on the wane as the post-war period looms. Episode 7 of 12.

20080511 BT=1200 (BBC7)

Audience-led comedy shows are on the wane as the post-war period looms. Episode 7 of 12.

20080511 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Audience-led comedy shows are on the wane as the post-war period looms. Episode 7 of 12.

20080512 BT=0500 (BBC7)

Audience-led comedy shows are on the wane as the post-war period looms. Episode 7 of 12.

20070909 BT=1200 (BBC7)

From the hugely influential I'm Sorry I'll Read That Again, right up to Douglas Adams' The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. Episode 11 of 12.

20070909 BT=1700 (BBC7)

From the hugely influential I'm Sorry I'll Read That Again, right up to Douglas Adams' The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. Episode 11 of 12.

20070910 BT=0500 (BBC7)

From the hugely influential I'm Sorry I'll Read That Again, right up to Douglas Adams' The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. Episode 11 of 12.

20080615 BT=1200 (BBC7)

From the hugely influential I'm Sorry I'll Read That Again, right up to Douglas Adams' The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. Episode 11 of 12.

20080615 BT=1700 (BBC7)

From the hugely influential I'm Sorry I'll Read That Again, right up to Douglas Adams' The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. Episode 11 of 12.

20080616 BT=0500 (BBC7)

From the hugely influential I'm Sorry I'll Read That Again, right up to Douglas Adams' The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. Episode 11 of 12.

20070826 BT=1200 (BBC7)

It's the end of the 50s, the end of The Goons and time for a change. With clips from Round the Horne and Beyond the Fringe. Episode 9 of 12.

20070826 BT=1700 (BBC7)

It's the end of the 50s, the end of The Goons and time for a change. With clips from Round the Horne and Beyond the Fringe. Episode 9 of 12.

20070827 BT=0500 (BBC7)

It's the end of the 50s, the end of The Goons and time for a change. With clips from Round the Horne and Beyond the Fringe. Episode 9 of 12.

20080622 BT=1200 (BBC7)

Russell Davies concludes his 1988 record of the past, featuring Radio Active and After Henry. He also takes a 'look ahead'. Episode 12 of 12.

20080622 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Russell Davies concludes his 1988 record of the past, featuring Radio Active and After Henry. He also takes a 'look ahead'. Episode 12 of 12.

20080623 BT=0500 (BBC7)

Russell Davies concludes his 1988 record of the past, featuring Radio Active and After Henry. He also takes a 'look ahead'. Episode 12 of 12.

20070722 BT=1200 (BBC7)

Russell Davies continues to explore the history of radio comedy. Episode 4 of 12.

20070722 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Russell Davies continues to explore the history of radio comedy. Episode 4 of 12.

20070723 BT=0500 (BBC7)

Russell Davies continues to explore the history of radio comedy. Episode 4 of 12.

20080420 BT=1200 (BBC7)

Russell Davies continues to explore the history of radio comedy. Episode 4 of 12.

20080420 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Russell Davies continues to explore the history of radio comedy. Episode 4 of 12.

20080421 BT=0500 (BBC7)

Russell Davies continues to explore the history of radio comedy. Episode 4 of 12.

20080413 BT=1200 (BBC7)

Russell Davies' history of radio comedy reaches the onset of the Second World War. With Stanley Holloway, Arthur Askey and Robb Wilton. Episode 3 of 12.

20080413 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Russell Davies' history of radio comedy reaches the onset of the Second World War. With Stanley Holloway, Arthur Askey and Robb Wilton. Episode 3 of 12.

20080414 BT=0500 (BBC7)

Russell Davies' history of radio comedy reaches the onset of the Second World War. With Stanley Holloway, Arthur Askey and Robb Wilton. Episode 3 of 12.

20070715 BT=1200 (BBC7)

Russell Davies' history of radio comedy reaches the onset of World War II. With Stanley Holloway, Arthur Askey and Robb Wilton. Episode 3 of 12.

20070715 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Russell Davies' history of radio comedy reaches the onset of World War II. With Stanley Holloway, Arthur Askey and Robb Wilton. Episode 3 of 12.

20070716 BT=0500 (BBC7)

Russell Davies' history of radio comedy reaches the onset of World War II. With Stanley Holloway, Arthur Askey and Robb Wilton. Episode 3 of 12.

20070916 BT=1200 (BBC7)

Russell Davies presents the final episode of his story of radio comedy, featuring Radio Active and After Henry. Episode 12 of 12.

20070916 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Russell Davies presents the final episode of his story of radio comedy, featuring Radio Active and After Henry. Episode 12 of 12.

20070917 BT=0500 (BBC7)

Russell Davies presents the final episode of his story of radio comedy, featuring Radio Active and After Henry. Episode 12 of 12.

20080330 BT=1200 (BBC7)

Russell Davies remembers radio's earliest comedians with a taste of pre-war radio comedy. Episode 1 of 12.

20080330 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Russell Davies remembers radio's earliest comedians with a taste of pre-war radio comedy. Episode 1 of 12.

20080331 BT=0500 (BBC7)

Russell Davies remembers radio's earliest comedians with a taste of pre-war radio comedy. Episode 1 of 12.

20070819 BT=1200 (BBC7)

Russell Davies surveys the 50s - Hancock, The Goons, Life with the Lyons, Beyond Our Ken, Joyce Grenfell, Basil Boothroyd. Episode 8 of 12.

20070819 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Russell Davies surveys the 50s - Hancock, The Goons, Life with the Lyons, Beyond Our Ken, Joyce Grenfell, Basil Boothroyd. Episode 8 of 12.

20070820 BT=0500 (BBC7)

Russell Davies surveys the 50s - Hancock, The Goons, Life with the Lyons, Beyond Our Ken, Joyce Grenfell, Basil Boothroyd. Episode 8 of 12.

20080518 BT=1200 (BBC7)

Russell Davies surveys the 50s - Hancock, The Goons, Life With the Lyons, Beyond Our Ken, Joyce Grenfell, Basil Boothroyd. Episode 8 of 12.

20080518 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Russell Davies surveys the 50s - Hancock, The Goons, Life With the Lyons, Beyond Our Ken, Joyce Grenfell, Basil Boothroyd. Episode 8 of 12.

20080519 BT=0500 (BBC7)

Russell Davies surveys the 50s - Hancock, The Goons, Life With the Lyons, Beyond Our Ken, Joyce Grenfell, Basil Boothroyd. Episode 8 of 12.

20070701 BT=1200 (BBC7)

Series exploring classic radio comedy. This episode looks at pre-war radio comedy. Episode 1 of 12.

20070701 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Series exploring classic radio comedy. This episode looks at pre-war radio comedy. Episode 1 of 12.

20070702 BT=0500 (BBC7)

Series exploring classic radio comedy. This episode looks at pre-war radio comedy. Episode 1 of 12.

20080406 BT=1200 (BBC7)

The BBC archives are plundered for a study of radio comedy in its infant state, up until the outbreak of war. Episode 2 of 12.

20080406 BT=1700 (BBC7)

The BBC archives are plundered for a study of radio comedy in its infant state, up until the outbreak of war. Episode 2 of 12.

20080407 BT=0500 (BBC7)

The BBC archives are plundered for a study of radio comedy in its infant state, up until the outbreak of war. Episode 2 of 12.

20080525 BT=1200 (BBC7)

The end of The Goon Show hailed a fresh decade of change. Russell Davies reveals how broadcasting had a bright future. Episode 9 of 12.

20080525 BT=1700 (BBC7)

The end of The Goon Show hailed a fresh decade of change. Russell Davies reveals how broadcasting had a bright future. Episode 9 of 12.

20080526 BT=0500 (BBC7)

The end of The Goon Show hailed a fresh decade of change. Russell Davies reveals how broadcasting had a bright future. Episode 9 of 12.

20070902 BT=1200 (BBC7)

The improvisation of the fifties gives way to the establishment-baiting of the sixties. Episode 10 of 12.

20070902 BT=1700 (BBC7)

The improvisation of the fifties gives way to the establishment-baiting of the sixties. Episode 10 of 12.

20070903 BT=0500 (BBC7)

The improvisation of the fifties gives way to the establishment-baiting of the sixties. Episode 10 of 12.

20080608 BT=1200 (BBC7)

The radio improvisation of the fifties gives way to the establishment-baiting of the sixties. Russell Davies presents. Episode 10 of 12.

20080608 BT=1700 (BBC7)

The radio improvisation of the fifties gives way to the establishment-baiting of the sixties. Russell Davies presents. Episode 10 of 12.

20080609 BT=0500 (BBC7)

The radio improvisation of the fifties gives way to the establishment-baiting of the sixties. Russell Davies presents. Episode 10 of 12.

194620080504 BT=1200 (BBC7)

The war is over and young hopefuls Harry Secombe, Peter Sellers and Tony Hancock are starting to emerge. Episode 6 of 12.

194620080504 BT=1700 (BBC7)

The war is over and young hopefuls Harry Secombe, Peter Sellers and Tony Hancock are starting to emerge. Episode 6 of 12.

194620080505 BT=0500 (BBC7)

The war is over and young hopefuls Harry Secombe, Peter Sellers and Tony Hancock are starting to emerge. Episode 6 of 12.