Mike Davis again steps up to the lectern: ‘The original and the best, who could probably out shout Brian Blessed at ten paces. Of course Sir Lancelot Spratt, but I remember a few other moments from deep in B/w Sunday afternoon telly. The teaming with Stanley Baxter and Leslie Phillips in a trio (I think ) of “rib ticklers”… “Very Important Person” being a favourite which has also has a great turn from Eric Sykes as “the sports officer”.’
FINEST HOUR: …involves two words. We’ll say no more than that.