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Traditional Irish Wakes

Duration: 01:00

All the Best – Dave Allen is a selection of his favourite sketches from Dave Allen at Large, which broadcast between 1971 and 1979. It featured satirical sketches and solo performances by Allen on topics including religion. Here he gives his own unique insight into the traditional Irish celebration of a person's death.

Available since: Tue 15 Mar 2011


Dave Allen
Peter Whitmore

This clip is from

All the Best - Dave Allen Series 1, Episode 3

3/6 Dave Allen presents some of his favourite sketches from the series Dave Allen at Large.

First broadcast: 18 Nov 1986

Image for Episode 3 Not currently available on BBC iPlayer

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