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Genome: [r3 Bd=19821107]

A situation comedy starring Tony Brandon as Wally Thornton

(Details: sec Fri 10.0 pm)

Genome: [r3 Bd=19821107]

Unknown: Tony Brandon

Unknown: Wally Thornton

Genome: [r3 Bd=19821112]

starring Tony Brandon with Chris Ellison , John Jardine , Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight

1: Just the Way You Are

I met her in the butchers Eric. We both went for the same piece of liver. We stood there gazing into each other's eyes, the blood dripping offtheliver,andallover my shoes. It was so romantic. Sort of a cross between Brief Encounter and Psycho.'

Written by BOB GRANT and DOUG NAYLOR

Music by DEBBIE KATZ Producer MIKE CRAIG BBC Manchester

Genome: [r3 Bd=19821112]

Unknown: Tony Brandon

Unknown: Chris Ellison

Unknown: John Jardine

Unknown: Nick Maloney

Unknown: Rosalind Knight

Written By: Bob Grant

Unknown: Doug Naylor

Music By: Debbie Katz

Producer: Mike Craig

Genome: [r3 Bd=19821119]

starring Tony Brandon as Wally Thornton with Chris Ellison , John Jardine , Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight 2: The Whiz Kid

' I should have gone into big business years ago Eric. This is going to be a new era for me. No more fishing around in the pedal bin for used teabags. I'll be able to employ people to do that for me.'

Written by BOB GRANT and DOUG NAYLOR

Music by DEBBIE KATZ Producer MIKE CRAIG BBC Manchester

Genome: [r3 Bd=19821119]

Unknown: Tony Brandon

Unknown: Wally Thornton

Unknown: Chris Ellison

Unknown: John Jardine

Unknown: Nick Maloney

Unknown: Rosalind Knight

Written By: Bob Grant

Unknown: Doug Naylor

Music By: Debbie Katz

Producer: Mike Craig

Genome: [r3 Bd=19821121]

with Chris Ellison. John Jardine , Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight

3: I Wont to be in Movies This is the life, eh?

Hob nobbing it with the rich and famous. I'm definitely moving up in the world. Who'd have dreamt that one day I'd be drinking in a bar where they let you have peanuts for nothing.' Written by ROB GRANT and DOUG NAYLOR

Music by DEBBIE KATZ ProducerMIKE CRAIG ; BBC Manchester

Genome: [r3 Bd=19821121]

Unknown: Chris Ellison.

Unknown: John Jardine

Unknown: Nick Maloney

Unknown: Rosalind Knight

Written By: Rob Grant

Unknown: Doug Naylor

Music By: Debbie Katz

Producer: Mike Craig

starring Wally Thornton: Tony Brandon

Genome: [r3 Bd=19821126]
Genome: [r3 Bd=19821128]

starring Tony Brandon with Chris Ellison. John Jardine. Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight The Painting

Written by ROB GRANT and DOUG NAYLOR

MUSiC by DEBBIE KATZ Producer MIKE CRAIG BBC Manchester

(Repeated: Fri 10.0 pm)

Genome: [r3 Bd=19821128]

Unknown: Tony Brandon

Unknown: Chris Ellison.

Unknown: John Jardine.

Unknown: Nick Maloney

Unknown: Rosalind Knight

Written By: Rob Grant

Written By: Doug Naylor

Music By: Debbie Katz

Producer: Mike Craig

Genome: [r3 Bd=19821203]
Genome: [r3 Bd=19821205]

starring Tony Brandon as Wally Thornton with Chris Ellison , John Jardine. Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight Written by ROB GRANT and DOUG NAYLOR

Mustc by DEBBIE KATZ Producer MIKE CRAIG BBC Manchester

(Repeated: Fri 10.0 pm)

Genome: [r3 Bd=19821205]

Unknown: Tony Brandon

Unknown: Wally Thornton

Unknown: Chris Ellison

Unknown: John Jardine.

Unknown: Nick Maloney

Written By: Rob Grant

Written By: Doug Naylor

Unknown: Debbie Katz

Producer: Mike Craig

Genome: [r3 Bd=19821210]
Genome: [r3 Bd=19821212]

starring Tony Brandon as Wally Thornton with Chris Ellison , John Jardine , Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight

All I Want for Christmas

Written by ROB GRANT and DOUG NAYLOR

Music by DEBBIE KATZ Producer MIKE CRAIG BBC Manchester

(Repeated: Fri 10.0 pm)

Genome: [r3 Bd=19821212]

Unknown: Tony Brandon

Unknown: Wally Thornton

Unknown: Chris Ellison

Unknown: John Jardine

Unknown: Nick Maloney

Unknown: Rosalind Knight

Written By: Rob Grant

Unknown: Doug Naylor

Music By: Debbie Katz

Producer: Mike Craig

Genome: [r3 Bd=19821217]
Genome: [r3 Bd=19821219]

starring with Chris Ellison , John Jardlne , Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight Written by ROB GRANT and DOUG NAYLOR

Music by DEBBIE KATZ Producer MIKE CRAIG BBC ManchesterWally Who?

Genome: [r3 Bd=19821219]

Unknown: Chris Ellison

Unknown: John Jardlne

Unknown: Nick Maloney

Written By: Rob Grant

Written By: Doug Naylor

Music By: Debbie Katz

Producer: Mike Craig

Wally Thornton: Tony Brandon

Genome: [r3 Bd=19830102]

with Chris Ellison John Jardine NickMaloncy and Rosalind Knight Written by ROB GRANT and DOUG NAYLOR

MUSiC by DEBBIE KATI Producer MIKE CRAIG BBC Manchester

(Repeated: Fri 10.0 pm)

Genome: [r3 Bd=19830102]

Unknown: Chris Ellison

Unknown: John Jardine

Written By: Rob Grant

Written By: Doug Naylor

Music By: Debbie Kati

Producer: Mike Craig

Wally Thornton: Tony Brandon

Genome: [r3 Bd=19830107]
Genome: [r3 Bd=19830109]

starring Tony Brandon as Wally Thornton with Chris Ellison , John Jardine. Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight Written by ROB GRANT and DOUG NAYLOR

Music by DEBBIE KATZ Producer MIKE CRAIG BBC Manchester

(Repeated: Fri 10.0 pm)

Genome: [r3 Bd=19830109]

Unknown: Tony Brandon

Unknown: Wally Thornton

Unknown: Chris Ellison

Unknown: John Jardine.

Unknown: Nick Maloney

Written By: Rob Grant

Written By: Doug Naylor

Music By: Debbie Katz

Producer: Mike Craig

Genome: [r3 Bd=19830114]
Genome: [r3 Bd=19830121]
0101Just The Way You Are1982110719821112
20170517 (BBC7)

Wally Thornton reckons it is time to ditch his old mates for cultural pursuits.

Wally Thornton reckons it's time to ditch his old mates for more cultural pursuits.

Starring Tony Brandon as Wally.

With Chris Ellison, John Jardine, Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight.

Tony Brandon's BBC career was mainly as a disc-jockey for Radio 1 and 2 from 1967-1982, but as an actor, he also recorded the comedy series 'The Family Brandon' and 'Wally Who?'.

Written by Rob Grant and Doug Naylor.

Theme and incidental music by Debbie Katz.

Produced in Manchester by Mike Craig.

First broadcast on BBC Radio in November 1982.

A situation comedy starring Tony Brandon as Wally Thornton

(Details: sec Fri 10.0 pm)

starring Tony Brandon with Chris Ellison , John Jardine , Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight

1: Just the Way You Are

I met her in the butchers Eric. We both went for the same piece of liver. We stood there gazing into each other's eyes, the blood dripping offtheliver,andallover my shoes. It was so romantic. Sort of a cross between Brief Encounter and Psycho.'

Written by BOB GRANT and DOUG NAYLOR

Music by DEBBIE KATZ Producer MIKE CRAIG BBC Manchester

0102The Whiz Kid1982111419821119
20170524 (BBC7)

Can Wally Thornton convince his friends his business ideas are more than just pipe dreams?

"I should have gone into big business years ago Eric. This is going to be a new era for me. No more fishing around in the pedal bin for used teabags. I'll be able to employ people to do that for me."

Can Wally Thornton convince his pals that his business ideas are more than just pipe dreams?

Starring Tony Brandon as Wally.

With Chris Ellison, John Jardine, Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight.

Tony Brandon's BBC career was mainly as a disc-jockey for Radio 1 and 2 from 1967-1982, but as an actor, he also recorded the comedy series 'The Family Brandon' and 'Wally Who?'.

Written by Rob Grant and Doug Naylor.

Theme and incidental music by Debbie Katz.

Produced in Manchester by Mike Craig.

First broadcast on BBC Radio in November 1982.

starring Tony Brandon as Wally Thornton with Chris Ellison , John Jardine , Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight 2: The Whiz Kid

' I should have gone into big business years ago Eric. This is going to be a new era for me. No more fishing around in the pedal bin for used teabags. I'll be able to employ people to do that for me.'

Written by BOB GRANT and DOUG NAYLOR

Music by DEBBIE KATZ Producer MIKE CRAIG BBC Manchester

starring Tony Brandon as Wally Thornton

(Details: Friday 10.0 pm)

0103I Want To Be In Movies1982112119821126
20170531 (BBC7)

Can Wally Thornton turn his dreams of screen stardom into reality?

"Hobnobbing it with the rich and famous. I'm definitely moving up in the world. Who'd have dreamt that one day I'd be drinking in a bar where they let you have peanuts for nothing?".

Can Wally Thornton turn his dreams of screen stardom into reality?

Starring Tony Brandon as Wally. With Chris Ellison, John Jardine, Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight.

Tony Brandon's BBC career was mainly as a disc-jockey for Radio 1 and 2 from 1967-1982, but as an actor, he also recorded the comedy series 'The Family Brandon' and 'Wally Who?'.

Written by Rob Grant and Doug Naylor.

Theme and incidental music by Debbie Katz.

Produced in Manchester by Mike Craig.

First broadcast on BBC Radio in November 1982.

with Chris Ellison. John Jardine , Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight

3: I Wont to be in Movies This is the life, eh?

Hob nobbing it with the rich and famous. I'm definitely moving up in the world. Who'd have dreamt that one day I'd be drinking in a bar where they let you have peanuts for nothing.' Written by ROB GRANT and DOUG NAYLOR

Music by DEBBIE KATZ ProducerMIKE CRAIG ; BBC Manchester

0104The Painting1982112819821203
20170607 (BBC7)

After his Uncle Ben's funeral, Wally Thornton unearths some hidden treasures.

"Good Grief. There's all my old love letters in there. Listen to this one: "My dearest darling. I will kill myself if you won't see me on Tuesday. I adore you, I want you. Little Petal Wettikins." You know Eric, I often wonder why I never posted them..."

After his Uncle Ben's funeral, Wally Thornton unearths some hidden treasures.

Starring Tony Brandon as Wally. With Chris Ellison, John Jardine, Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight.

Tony Brandon's BBC career was mainly as a disc-jockey for Radio 1 and 2 from 1967-1982, but as an actor, he also recorded the comedy series 'The Family Brandon' and 'Wally Who?'.

Written by Rob Grant and Doug Naylor.

Theme and incidental music by Debbie Katz.

Produced in Manchester by Mike Craig.

First broadcast on BBC Radio in November 1982.

starring Tony Brandon with Chris Ellison. John Jardine. Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight The Painting

Written by ROB GRANT and DOUG NAYLOR

MUSiC by DEBBIE KATZ Producer MIKE CRAIG BBC Manchester

(Repeated: Fri 10.0 pm)

0105The Caravan1982120519821210

starring Tony Brandon as Wally Thornton with Chris Ellison , John Jardine. Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight Written by ROB GRANT and DOUG NAYLOR

Mustc by DEBBIE KATZ Producer MIKE CRAIG BBC Manchester

(Repeated: Fri 10.0 pm)

0106All I Want For Christmas1982121219821217
20170614 (BBC7)

Wally has a toothache but he is stalling going to the dentist. He couldn't be scared?

"'Course I can eat, Eric. It's only a spot of toothache. Of course, I can eat, providing I mash everything up and put it through the blender! I can manage quite a few spoonfuls through a straw, as long as I don't swallow, and just sort of let it slide down..."

Wally's stalling on seeing the dentist. He couldn't be scared, surely?

Starring Tony Brandon as Wally. With Chris Ellison, John Jardine, Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight.

Tony Brandon's BBC career was mainly as a disc-jockey for Radio 1 and 2 from 1967-1982, but as an actor, he also recorded the comedy series 'The Family Brandon' and 'Wally Who?'.

Written by Rob Grant and Doug Naylor.

Theme and incidental music by Debbie Katz.

Produced in Manchester by Mike Craig.

First broadcast on BBC Radio in December 1982.

starring Tony Brandon as Wally Thornton with Chris Ellison , John Jardine , Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight

All I Want for Christmas

Written by ROB GRANT and DOUG NAYLOR

Music by DEBBIE KATZ Producer MIKE CRAIG BBC Manchester

(Repeated: Fri 10.0 pm)

010719821219

starring with Chris Ellison , John Jardlne , Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight Written by ROB GRANT and DOUG NAYLOR

Music by DEBBIE KATZ Producer MIKE CRAIG BBC Manchester

01081983010219830107
01091983010919830114

starring Tony Brandon as Wally Thornton with Chris Ellison , John Jardine. Nick Maloney and Rosalind Knight Written by ROB GRANT and DOUG NAYLOR

Music by DEBBIE KATZ Producer MIKE CRAIG BBC Manchester

(Repeated: Fri 10.0 pm)

0110 LAST1983011619830121

starring Tony Brandon as Wally Thornton with Chris Ellison , John Jardlne. Nick Moloney and Rosalind Knight Written by ROB GRANT and dodg NAYLOR

Music by DEBBIE CRAIO BBC Manchester

(Repeated: Fri 10.0 pm)