Season 7, Episode 7
Air date November 15, 1956
Written by Spike Milligan and Larry Stephens
Guest(s) None
Produced by Pat Dixon
Musical interludes "How About You?" (Geldray),
"Razzle Dazzle" (Ellington)
Episode Guide
The Sleeping Prince
Personal Narrative

Synopsis Edit

Neddie Seagon, in need of funds for a new racing drum, is recruited for a robbery plot by Grytpype-Thynne. They steal the entire Bank of Crun by carrying it off via zeppelin. Gryptpype hides the money in Neddie's new drum, only to have it fall foul of an ancient racing tradition.

References Edit

Availability Edit

  • Included in volume 10 of the BBC Radio Classics releases.
  • Transcript