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The Great British Revolution

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Season 8, Episode 12
Air date December 16, 1957
Written by Spike Milligan and Larry Stephens
Guest(s) None
Produced by Roy Speer
Musical interludes "Just For a Thrill" (Geldray),
"When I Look At You" (Ellington)
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Synopsis Edit

Seagoon leads the workers' revolution, with the aid of some special anti-gravity sticks courtesy of Grytpype-Thynne and Moriarty.

Background Edit

This show dates from the heyday of Communism in Europe, when there were serious calls for a Communist revolution in the UK. The Prime Minister "Sir Laurence" is not based on any real prime minister, but rather is done as an impression of Laurence Olivier.

References Edit

Availability Edit

  • Included in volume 20 of the BBC Radio Classics releases.
  • Transcript

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