PUB QUIZ HONESTY
again, singing that theme song, too, before threatening to provide a medley from Robin Hood, William Tell and Ivanhoe.
Does reminiscing make everyone think they lived through the golden age of radio, pop music or TV light entertainment?
As regards music, I think I did, with everyone from Budy Greco and Bobby Darin to the Beatles.
But to be honest, the only radio shows from that period I’d listen to again are The Goons, Round the Horne and Beyond Our Ken, which still stand the hilarity test of time.
Plus Mister Ed, of course, of course. AVE and his wife Sheila, who had been married 42 years, were taking part in a Valentine’s Day game of Mr and Mrs at the local pub when the quiz master said: “Now Dave, to win the contest, I want you to tell me the name of your wife’s favourite flower.” “Easy,” said Dave. “It’s Homepride.”