|Season 8, Episode 25|
|Air date||March 17, 1958|
|Written by||Spike Milligan|
|Guest(s)||A. E. Matthews|
|Produced by||Charles Chilton|
|Musical interludes|| "Lulu's Back In Town" (Geldray),|
"You'd Better Know It" (Ellington)
The Great Statue Debate
The Bushey Spon council decides to install a lamppost.
The story was inspired by a real-life incident between A. E. Matthews and his local council over an attempt to put up a lamppost by his cottage. Matthews insisted on ad-libbing his part.
- Included in volume 1 of the BBC Radio Classics releases.