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From 03/12/1962

Famed for playing a tramp, the popular comedian performs in sketches by Johnny Speight. Co-stars Nicholas Parsons. From December 1962.

Arthur in his famed role as a tramp - and a school summons from the headmaster.

The comic characters of popular comedian Arthur Haynes in Johnny Speight's sketches.

After originally working with Charlie Chester on a number of series for BBC Radio, Arthur Haynes (1914-1966) became a big star on ITV in the late 1950s/early 1960s

With Nicholas Parsons and Dorothy Dampier.

Music by the Temperance Seven.

Producer: Richard Dingley

First broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in December 1962.

23 days left to listen

30 minutes


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