Opening sequence of ‘The Treasure in the Lake’

David Attrill is Wallace Greenslade in The Goon Show LIVE!
David Attrill is Wallace Greenslade in The Goon Show LIVE!

This episode from Series 6, Episode 24 and first broadcast on 28 February 1956, is one of Spike Milligan’s works being featured in this year’s Yulefest Blue Mountains dinner and show

GREENSLADE:
This is the BBC Home Service.

SECOMBE:
Let that be a lesson to you!

GREENSLADE:
I’ll strike you down, sir!

SECOMBE:
Don’t you dare raise your Radio Times to me! One false move and I’ll horse-whip you with this.

ECCLES:
[Muffled] Put me down!
SECOMBE:
Eccles, you must stop wearing those leather suits.

GREENSLADE:
Shut up, both of you!

ECCLES:
Shut up, both of you!

SECOMBE:
Shut . . . Kindly allow me, please! Kindly allow me to announce The Highly Esteemed . . .

ORCHESTRA:
Short distorted chord interrupts Secombe

SECOMBE:
. . . Goon Show!

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