All There With My Cough Drops - The Story Of Jimmy Clitheroe

Thirty years after his death, Jimmy Clitheroe is best-remembered for his long-running radio series, The Clitheroe Kid.

Less well known, however, is Jimmy's long apprenticeship in Variety.

His cousin, Irene OXFORD, owns unique recordings of the diminutive comedian performing on-stage, and Jimmy's former co-star, Brian Trueman (who played Harry Whittle in The Clitheroe Kid), joins Irene to listen to some of these cherished recordings.

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Thirty years after his death, Jimmy Clitheroe is best-remembered for his long-running radio series, The Clitheroe Kid.

Less well known, however, is Jimmy's long apprenticeship in Variety.

His cousin, Irene OXFORD, owns unique recordings of the diminutive comedian performing on-stage, and Jimmy's former co-star, Brian Trueman (who played Harry Whittle in The Clitheroe Kid), joins Irene to listen to some of these cherished recordings.A look at the life and career of Jimmy Clitheroe, with contributions from friends, family and those who worked alongside him such as Mollie Sugden and Geoffrey Wheeler.