Classic sitcom about the exploits of a Second World War Home Guard platoon. A Jumbo Sized Problem. 19/26 The platoon must pave the way for a convoy, but then the circus turns up. View Programme information · The Recruit. 18/26 With Mainwaring in hospital, the Vicar and the Verger spark platoon unrest. View Programme information. High Finance. 17/26 Mainwaring realises Corporal Jones's. Jan 23, Dad's Army is a British sitcom about the Home Guard during the Second World War. It was written by Jimmy Perry and David Croft and broadcast on BBC television between and The series ran for 9 series and 80 episodes in total, plus a radio series, a feature film and a stage show. The series.
Jan 2, 67 of Jimmy Perry and David Croft's Television Scripts for “Dad's Army” were adapted for BBC Radio by Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles between and They were recorded at The Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, London and at The Paris Studios, Lower Regent Street, London.