Season 5, Episode 1
Air date September 28, 1954
Written by Spike Milligan
Guest(s) None
Produced by Peter Eton
Musical interludes "I Don't Know Why" (Geldray),
"The ABC Boogie" (Ellington)
Episode Guide
The Siege of Fort Night
The Lost Gold Mine (of Charlotte)

Synopsis Edit

Seagoon is dispatched on an urgent mission to restore England's morale by causing the Hungarian football team's boots to explode. His contact in Budapest will be recognized via a top-secret whistling tune. Unfortunately, all is undone by a fine display of Hungarian sportsmanship.

Background Edit

This episode was adapted for Telegoons.

References Edit

Availability Edit

  • Included in volume 7 of the BBC Radio Classics releases.
  • Transcript