Ray's A Laugh

Episodes

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Ted Ray greets life's difficulties with a cheery smile and the help of his wife Kitty and chums like Crystal Jollibottom.

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Ted is 'gonged' and argues with Kitty - and reporter George blunders again. From 1949.

Ted is 'gonged' and argues with Kitty - and reporter George blunders again. Stars Ted Ray and Peter Sellers. From October 1949.

Ted is 'gonged' and argues with Kitty - and reporter George blunders again.

From 1949.

Stars Ted Ray and Peter Sellers.

From October 1949.

Ted is 'gonged' and gormless reporter George has an interesting car-based encounter.

First heard October 1949.

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Ted and Kitty quarrel over her frock, and reporter George gets festive.

Ted and Kitty quarrel over her frock, and reporter George gets festive. Stars Ted Ray and Peter Sellers. From November 1949.

Ted and Kitty quarrel over her frock and reporter George gets festive. With Peter Sellers.

With Peter Sellers.

Stars Ted Ray and Peter Sellers.

From November 1949.

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Ted puts money on Kitty's dream, and reporter George chases down a forger.

Ted puts money on Kitty's dream, and reporter George chases down a forger. Stars Ted Ray and Peter Sellers. From November 1949.

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Ted's wife Kitty goes to the sales, while George chases a film star around Waterloo.

Stars Ted Ray and Peter Sellers.

From January 1950.

More Music And Sketches From Ted Ray And Guests Including Peter Sellers And Patricia Hayes.

First Broadcast in January 1950.

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Ted's wife Kitty goes to the sales, while George chases a film star around Waterloo.

Ted's wife Kitty goes to the sales, while George chases a film star around Waterloo. Stars Ted Ray and Peter Sellers. From January 1950.

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Ted and Kitty return from their holidays, and George solves an art theft.

Ted and Kitty return from their holidays, and George solves an art theft. Stars Ted Ray and Peter Sellers. From September 1950.

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Ted and wife Kitty wrestle with finding a new cleaner. Stars Ted Ray and Kitty Bluett.

Ted and wife Kitty wrestle with finding a new cleaner. Stars Ted Ray, Kitty Bluett and Peter Sellers. From April 1954.

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When Kitty hears about Ted's rise, she wants to splash out.

When Kitty hears about Ted's rise, she wants to splash out. Stars Ted Ray, Kitty Bluett and Kenneth Connor. From January 1960.

When Kitty hears about Ted's rise, she wants to splash out. From January 1960.

Stars Ted Ray, Kitty Bluett and Kenneth Connor.

From January 1960.

Betting19491020040229 (BBC7)

Ray kicks off by talking about betting, and the pros and cons of having a flutter.

Classic comedy from October 1949.

Expensive Toothpaste1949110120040314 (BBC7)
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Ted Ray brushes his teeth with some very expensive toothpaste, and attends an odd will-reading.

Ted and Kitty bicker over too much toothpaste, plus news of a curious will.

Stars Ted Ray and Kitty Bluett.

Ted and Kitty bicker over too much toothpaste, plus news of a curious will. Stars Ted Ray and Kitty Bluett. From November 1949.

Kitty Is Suspicious1949120620040411 (BBC7)
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Is Ted having an affair with Francis, his secretary?

Kitty suspects Ted is having an affair - and reporter George dons disguise.

Kitty suspects Ted is having an affair, and reporter George dons disguise. Stars Ted Ray and Peter Sellers. From December 1949.

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Ray and Kitty go on a shopping spree and meet the strange shopkeeper Sidney Mincing.

From January 1960.

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Superstition19491120040404 (BBC7)

Ted argues with Kitty about superstition, only to wind up throwing salt in Nelson's eye.

First broadcast in November 1949.

Ted Needs A New Set Of Golf Clubs19581020040509 (BBC7)
20131028 (BBC7)

Having entered the local golf championships, Ted needs a new set of golf clubs, but cannot afford to buy them.

From October 1958.

Ted needs new golf clubs, but the only way he can afford them is via cigarette coupons.

Ted needs new golf clubs, but the only way he can afford them is via cigarette coupons. With Kitty Bluett. From October 1958.

Ted Ray Greets Life's Difficulties With A Cheery Smile And The Help Of His Wife Kitty. Classic Comed19491120040328 BT=1230 (BBC7)
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y from November 1949.

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and brother-in-law Nelson.

Ted's Horoscope1949102520040307 (BBC7)
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reading is astoundingly accurate whilst George sets out to solve the mystery on Hurricane Rock.

From October 1949.

Ted's horoscope is astoundingly accurate. George tries to solve a mystery. Stars Ted Ray.

Ted's horoscope is astoundingly accurate. George tries to solve a mystery. Stars Ted Ray and Peter Sellers. From October 1949.

Ted's horoscope is astoundingly accurate, and George tries to solve a mystery.

Ted's horoscope is astoundingly accurate, and George tries to solve a mystery. Stars Ted Ray and Peter Sellers. From October 1949.

Ted's Wife's Dog19491120040321 (BBC7)
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Ted's American wife has acquired a dog, much to Ted's annoyance.

Classic laughs from November 1949.

Ted's wife Kitty has acquired a dog, while George interviews a double-octogenarian.

Ted's wife Kitty has acquired a dog, much to his annoyance. Meanwhile, George interviews a double-octogenarian. Stars Ted Ray and Peter Sellers. From November 1949.

The Cleaner Hasn't Turned Up19540420040502 (BBC7)
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and Kitty is determined to get Ted to help her round the house.

From April 1954.

Ted and wife Kitty wrestle with finding a new cleaner.

Stars Ted Ray and Kitty Bluett.

Stars Ted Ray, Kitty Bluett and Peter Sellers.

Ted and wife Kitty wrestle with finding a new cleaner. Stars Ted Ray and Kitty Bluett.

Ted and wife Kitty wrestle with finding a new cleaner. Stars Ted Ray, Kitty Bluett and Peter Sellers. From April 1954.

Travelling19490920040222 (BBC7)

Ted Ray talks about travelling, Betty Grable and at home with his wife Kitty, who's just bought a teasmaid.

From September 1949.

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Ted And Kitty Are Having Problems With Their Cleaner.

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Ted is 'gonged' and argues with Kitty, and reporter George blunders again. From 1949.

Ted is 'gonged' and argues with Kitty, and reporter George blunders again. Stars Ted Ray and Peter Sellers. From October 1949.

Ted is 'gonged' and argues with Kitty, and reporter George blunders again.