Terry Jones

Terry Jones chooses Under Milk Wood by Dylan Thomas

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Comedian, Writer and Director
Member of Monty Python's Flying Circus. Directed Life of Brian and Monty Python's The Meaning of Life. TV series include Terry Jones' Medieval Lives.

Under Milk Wood by Dylan Thomas

Terry Jones chooses Under Milk Wood, the radio play by Dylan Thomas first broadcast on the BBC's Third Programme on 25 January 1954, starring Richard Burton as First Voice and set in the fictional village of Llareggub.

From the Archive

Under Milk Wood

Richard Burton in the original BBC radio broadcast from 1954.

From 25 Jan 1954 on BBC Third Programme

Dylan Thomas

Dylan Thomas on Laugharne, the South Wales village which inspired Under Milk Wood.

From The Voice of Dylan Thomas 19 Aug 1971 on Radio 4

Douglas Cleverdon

BBC producer Douglas Cleverdon on creating the radio play with Dylan Thomas. 

From The Voice of Dylan Thomas 19 Aug 1971 on Radio 4

Life as a Python

Terry Jones on Monty Python and his relationship with John Cleese.

From Front Row 16 Dec 2011 on Radio 4