Harold Snoad

It Sticks Out Half A Mile
  • It Sticks Out Half A Mile

  • John Le Mesurier, Ian Lavender, Bill Pertwee star in four more episodes of the radio sequel to Dad's Army Inspecting the Piles (Episode 4) In order to save money, Hodges, Pike and Wilson decide to inspect the foundations of Frambourne Pier in an inflatable rubber dinghy at night. Pike in Love (Episode 5) Uncle Arthur is called in to give Pike a lesson on the birds and the bees. The Friends of Frambourne Pier (Episode 6) Pike and Hodges decide to launch a campaign asking for volunteers. And so The Friends of Frambourne Pier Association (FOFPA) is born. The First Meeting (Episode 7) The first meeting of The Friends of Frambourne Pier Association is convened. Arthur Wilson attends, but has to explain his evening out to a suspicious Mrs Pike. With John Le Mesurier as Arthur Wilson, Ian Lavender as Frank Pike and Bill Pertwee as Bert Hodges, It Sticks Out Half a Mile was written by Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles, who also adapted Dad’s Army for radio.

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