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from RadioTimes

MPs roll out Dad's Army catchphrases in tribute to Jimmy Perry

A few zinger (and duds) were delivered after a celebration of the sitcom creator

Created by David Croft, Jimmy Perry. With Paul Shane, Ruth Madoc, Jeffrey Holland, Felix Bowness. Comic goings on in this series set in an English holiday camp called Maplins. The title comes from the camp's greeting, which the staff are meant to say with enthusiasm but all too often the camp guests are the last thing on their minds. Ted's the camp comic but is always on the lookout for a way to make money. Gladys has her eye on the boss, and Peggy wants to swap her mop and cleaner's outfit…

Jimmy Perry dies: 'Amazing' Dad's Army creator remembered - BBC News -

from Deadline

Jimmy Perry Dies: British TV Writer-Creator Was 93

English actor and television screenwriter Jimmy Perry, best known for co-creating the BBC sitcom Dad's Army and for his long partnership with producer-writer David Croft, died today after a short illness. He was

from the Guardian

The 10 best British youth cultures

Mods with clean-cut fashions an bands or British bands influenced by them, such as the Small Faces and the Who: the three-button, 14” bottom, mohair suit, fishtail parkas, Fred Perry polos, Hush Puppies, a Vespa with 20 or ...