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A Shilling in the Meter

Duration: 01:05

Hancock's Half Hour was on radio and TV from 1956. In ‘The Radio Ham’, Hancock plays an amateur radio enthusiast who receives a mayday call from a yachtsman in distress.

Available since: Fri 14 May 2010


Tony Hancock
Edwin Richfield
Bernard Hunter
Annie Leake
Andrew Faulds
Radio voice
Geoffrey Matthews
Ray Galton
Alan Simpson
Production Designer
Malcolm Goulding
Duncan Wood

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Hancock The Radio Ham

3/6 Tony Hancock tries his hand at amateur radio, but gets more than he bargained for.

First broadcast: 09 Jun 1961

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