A series of film stories about imaginary space adventures.
A curious signal is picked up by Colonel McCauley and his crew while they are on the moon. Does it come from the inhabitants of a far-off star, and if so, will they receive McCauley's answering signal?
The Panel: Simon Kester, George Martin, Alan Simpson try to explain some odd situations in which viewers have found themselves.
Chairman: Kenneth Horne
Devised and compiled by:
[Starring] Eric Sykes with Richard Wattis and Hattie Jacques
Also appearing: Richard Waring, Hugh Lloyd, Cecil Brock, Eleanor Darling, Alec Wallace, Evelyn Lund, Ian Percy.
From an idea by:
Mr. Charles Brown:
Already famous for his work on antiseptics, Joseph Lister still had much to fight when he came to London from Edinburgh. Nevertheless, on October 26, 1877. he performed at King's College Hospital an operation which was revolutionary in its approach to the problem of mending broken bones. This programme is a reconstruction of that operation.
Written and produced by Bill Duncalf.
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