The Goon Show

  Sea Urchin 12:21 11 Feb 2008
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For those of a certain age with fond memories here is a website to treasure

click here

  Stuartli 12:39 11 Feb 2008

More Speakers' Corner than Helproom..:-)

But it's still fantastic to hear a Goon Show.

i borrowed my dads collection of tapes (the whole series) when i was in my twenties, im 39 now and still love them, i have yet to find a female who shares my affection though!

  Sea Urchin 12:46 11 Feb 2008

Yes, Stuartli, I agree it should really be in Speakers Corner, but I thought you'd like brief respite from all the problems you solve for folk on this forum

  amonra 13:32 11 Feb 2008

They don't make 'em like they used to you know..... Niddle naddle noo

  eedcam 13:43 11 Feb 2008

Alas they could'nt make them today never get passed the PC brigade.

  jakimo 13:56 11 Feb 2008

The Goon show is regularly broadcast on BBC digi Radio channel 7

  pj123 14:38 11 Feb 2008

And didn't someone say:

"What is this Go on Show?"

When I was in the Navy it was compulsory listening.

No one was allowed to speak or do anything until the show finished.

  Jim Thing 15:18 11 Feb 2008

"They don't make 'em like they used to you know....."

That's because you can't get the wood, Modern Min...

  eedcam 18:25 11 Feb 2008

What about 'The Navy Lark' PJ of course that was more accurate Ha!

  Pineman100 18:36 11 Feb 2008

"Poor Min, she's falling to bits.

"She's a loose woman, y'know."

Thanks for the link, Sea Urchin - it's definitely one to treasure.

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