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  1. FEATURE: Don't Panic - Dad's Army Museum in Thetford opens for new seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | Bury Free Press

    Don't panic! Don't Panic! the Dad's Army Museum in Thetford is reopening for its spring season today.

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  2. How real-life Dad's Army planned to defend village from invading Nazi troops during WWIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | Daily Mail

    Hand-drawn maps show how a real-life Dad's Army of farmers and drivers planned to defend their tiny village from invading Nazi troops during the Second World War These extraordinary documents show how a real-life Dad's Army hoped to defend their small village from any invading troops during the Second World War.

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  3. Jimmy Perry on his Dad's Army heroes, a life in showbiz, and the one that got away...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 22 | Radio Times

    ... or the finale ofThe Bridge. But that figure is no surprise to fans of Walmington-on-Sea's bumbling lionhearts. Dad's Army is one of Britain's best-loved sitcoms, its creator Jimmy Perry a national treasure. So when Perry invited us to chew the ...

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  4. Ephraim Hardcastle: Eamonn Holmes calls for David Moyes to be sacked...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 17 | Daily Mail

    ... 'You're thinner than you look on TV,' Cameron replied, 'TV piles on the weight, you know.' Working with the late Dad's Army star John Laurie - he played Private Frazer, pictured, famous for his 'We're doomed!' catchphrase - was difficult, says the ...

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  5. Poet explores the life of the spivRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2014 | Ledbury Reporter

    ... character of the spiv. Having previously presented a programme about Arnold Ridley, Private Godfrey in Dad's Army, another of the show's characters, Private Walker, a wheeler dealer with a glint in his eye and bagsful of charm, inspired the new ...

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  6. I/LIVE/HEREFORD/Wk37Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2014 | Hereford Times

    ... character of the spiv. Having previously presented a programme about Arnold Ridley, Private Godfrey in Dad's Army, another of the show's characters, Private Walker, a wheeler dealer with a glint in his eye and bagsful of charm, inspired the new ...

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  7. Seven television programmes shot in NorfolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2014 | Evening News

    Arts and Entertainment.; BBC 1 Sitcom, Dad's Army, written by Jimmy Perry and David Croft, ran for 9 series and 80 episodes between 1968 to 1977.; Based on the Local Defence Volunteers.

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  8. Dad's Army star Bill Pertwee left over 400,000 in will to actor sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2013 | Daily Mail

    Dad's Army actor Bill Pertwee, who played grumpy Warden Hodges in the series, left 426,888 in his will to his actor son, Jonathan.

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