Season 7, Episode 19
Air date February 7, 1957
Written by Spike Milligan and Larry Stephens
Guest(s) None
Produced by Pat Dixon
Musical interludes "Can't We Be Friends?" (Geldray),
"Banana Boat Song" (Ellington)
Episode Guide
The Moon Show
Round the World in Eighty Days

Synopsis Edit

A mysterious assailant is leaping from a leather omnibus to punch unsuspecting citizens. Seagoon of the Yard investigates.

Background Edit

This was the second episode to parody the American police show Dragnet. The first was "The Kippered Herring Gang".

References Edit

Availability Edit

  • Included in volume 9 of the BBC Radio Classics releases.
  • Transcript

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