Tag Archives: The Telegoons

Ann Perrin – stage name Ann Field was this really me?

A couple of weeks ago a friend rang to tell me they had seen my name on a playbill on a programme about Morecambe and Wise on ITV 3. My stage name was Ann Field and I do remember Hulme … Continue reading

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Hooray! A blue plaque for Bob Pelham in Marlborough

The unveiling and celebration is on 28th of February in Marlborough,  where Bob Pelham created Wonky Toys and later Pelham Puppets. The plaque is  a big achievement for David Leech  who instigated the idea and the council for their generous support … Continue reading

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100 year anniversary of Spike Milligan

We hope everyone at The Bell in Ticehurst has a happy time tomorrow, with all the Spike Milligan and Goon Show events they are putting on. Spike lived in Ticehurst for some time. Our look-a-like Eccles is very sorry he … Continue reading

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Telegoon history in the making

Scraping the barrel for memories of ‘The Telegoons’ but as it is their anniversary on October 6th,  I was asked to write what I could still remember for ‘The Goon Show Preservation Society’ magazine. It was easy to remember endless … Continue reading

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Highlight of the week – a celebration at the BBC’s radio theatre.

It was an honour to be included on the guest list for ‘A Celebration of the life and work of Charles Chilton’ at the BBC. We were included as members of ‘The Goon Show Preservation Society’ and because I had … Continue reading

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‘The Goon Show’ – those mad Telegoons are at it again!

The Telegoons  – yes Major Bloodnok, Neddy Seagoon, Eccles, Bluebottle and others are at it again,  in this 1960’s episode called ‘The Canal’ –   It could be the episode for which I  personally knitted Neddy a nice warm scarf, … Continue reading

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April alphabet challenge – T is for Telegoons

The Telegoons were based on the famous ‘Goon Show’ the films were made in the 60s and I have just found the pics, a script and a film to download.   Most people thought that the BBC made the series … Continue reading

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