Allen Saddler - I Should Say So

Episodes

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0101The Poltergeist2012070820120709 (BBC7)
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20180325 (BBC7)

Michael Williams stars as legendary 1940s radio star and all-round pessimist Robb Wilton.

Robb Wilton (1881-1957) was one of the most popular music hall and radio comics of the 1930s and 1940s.

Famed as an all-round pessimist - what would he have made of 1980s Britain?

Michael Williams stars as Robb Wilton - making as little sense out of life as he did 40 years before...

Written by Allen Saddler.

Producer: Brian Miller

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1986.

Michael Williams stars as legendary 1940s radio star and all-round pessimist Robb Wilton. How would he find life in 1986?

4 Extra Debut. Michael Williams stars as legendary 1940s radio star, and all round pessimist, Robb Wilton - how would he find life in 1986?

0102The Balloon1986082920180331 (BBC7)
20180401 (BBC7)

A 1940s radio star negotiates some of the trickier aspects of charity fundraising in 1986.

Michael Williams stars as legendary 1940s radio star and all-round pessimist Robb Wilton

0102The Balloon2012071520120716 (BBC7)
20150726 (BBC7)
20150727 (BBC7)

Michael Williams stars as 1940s radio performer Robb Wilton, negotiating the more difficult aspects of charity fundraising in 1986.

1940s radio star Robb Wilton negotiates the tricky aspects of charity fundraising in 1986.

Michael Williams stars as 1940s radio star Robb Wilton, negotiating the more difficult aspects of charity fundraising in 1986.

0103The Spy1986090520120722 (BBC7)
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20150802 (BBC7)
20150803 (BBC7)
20180407 (BBC7)
20180408 (BBC7)

The eternal pessimist has an unusual visitor in 1986.

Michael Williams stars as legendary 1940s radio star and all-round pessimist Robb Wilton

Michael Williams stars as a 1940s radio star. The eternal pessimist has an unusual visitor

Michael Williams stars as 1940s radio star Robb Wilton. The eternal pessimist has an unusual visitor in 1986.

0104The Carnival1986091220120729 (BBC7)
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20150809 (BBC7)
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Can eternal pessimist Robb Wilton solve an unusual problem in 1986?

Michael Williams stars as 1940s radio star Robb Wilton. Can the eternal pessimist solve an unusual problem in 1986?

0105 LASTThe Bigamist1986091920120805 (BBC7)
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Can eternal pessimist Robb Wilton solve a tricky marital problem in 1986?

Michael Williams stars as 1940s radio star Robb Wilton. Can the eternal pessimist solve a tricky marital problem in 1986?

0201The Telephone20130818 (BBC7)
20130819 (BBC7)
20160605 (BBC7)
20160606 (BBC7)

Michael Williams stars as 1940s comic Robb Wilton, had he been around in 1986.

4 Extra Debut. Michael Williams stars as 1940s comic Robb Wilton, had he been around in 1986. The eternal pessimist muses about telephony.

Michael Williams stars as 1940s comic Robb Wilton, had he been around in 1986. The eternal pessimist muses about telephony.

0202The Job20130825 (BBC7)
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20160612 (BBC7)
20160613 (BBC7)

Michael Williams stars as 1940s comic Robb Wilton, had he been around in 1986.

Michael Williams stars as 1940s comic Robb Wilton, had he been around in 1986. Can the eternal pessimist find work?

0203The Hospital20130901 (BBC7)
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20160619 (BBC7)
20160620 (BBC7)

Michael Williams stars as 1940s comic Robb Wilton, had he been around in 1986.

Michael Williams stars as 1940s comic Robb Wilton, had he been around in 1986. Can the eternal pessimist lend a medical hand?

Michael Williams stars as 1940s comic Robb Wilton, had he been around in 1988.

Michael Williams stars as 1940s comic Robb Wilton, had he been around in 1988. Can the eternal pessimist lend a medical hand?

0204 LASTThe Pantomime20130908 (BBC7)
20160626 (BBC7)
20160627 (BBC7)

Michael Williams stars as 1940s comic Robb Wilton, had he been around in 1988. Can Clara be prevented from playing Peter Pan?

Michael Williams stars as 1940s comic Robb Wilton, had he been around in 1986.

Michael Williams stars as 1940s comic Robb Wilton, had he been around in 1988.