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by Jimmy Perry and David Croft
Starring Arthur Lowe, John Le Mesurier and Clive Dunn
featuring John Laurie as Pte Frazer, James Beck as Pte Walker, Arnold Ridley as Pte Godfrey, Ian Lavender as Pte Pike
Something Nasty in the Vault - in which our heroes discover an unexploded bomb in the vault of Captain Mainwaring's bank
[with] Janet Davies as Mrs Pike, Bill Pertwee as the ARP Warden
Special guest: Robert Dorning as the Bank Inspector
and Norman Mitchell as Capt Rogers
The voice of Bud Flanagan
Signature tune by Jimmy Perry and Derek Taverner played by The Band of the Coldstream Guards conducted by their Director of Music Capt Trevor L. Sharpe
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The Band of the Coldstream
Capt Trevor L.
Lance Corporal Jones:
The ARP Warden:
The Bank Inspector:
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