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For the Love of Three Oranges

A special Christmas episode of the classic sitcom from 1976. The platoon decide to help the Vicar with his bazaar to raise money for comforts for the troops. Three oranges are to be auctioned and Captain Mainwaring is determined to get one for his wife.

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30 minutes

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Christmas Day 2014 19:45


Role Contributor
Captain MainwaringArthur Lowe
Sergeant WilsonJohn Le Mesurier
L/Cpl JonesClive Dunn
Private FrazerJohn Laurie
Private GodfreyArnold Ridley
Private PikeIan Lavender
ARP Warden HodgesBill Pertwee
VicarFrank Williams
VergerEdward Sinclair
Mrs FoxPamela Cundell
Mrs PikeJanet Davies
Mrs YeatmanOliver Mercer
DollyJoan Cooper
Town Clerk/Mr GordonEric Longworth
PrivateColin Bean
WriterJimmy Perry
WriterDavid Croft
DirectorDavid Croft
ProducerDavid Croft

How Captain Mainwairing and Sgt Wilson got called up

Dad's Army group shot for Archive superpromo

Letters from the actors, internal BBC memos and photos from the first episode to the last.

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