Workers Playtime, The Revival, 1982

Back in 1941 when there was only radio the BBC began a long running series of shows broadcast from workplaces.  That show ran until 1964.

In 1982 as part of the BBC’s 60th Birthday celebrations the BBC re-launched Workers Playtime for a run of 5 shows.


a host of stars step up to the mic to entertain workers in a revival of the classic BBC Radio series Workers Playtime.




Stars Included

Harry Worth
Les Dawson
ken Dodd
Roy Castle
Colin Crompton
Arthur English


Channel: BBC Radio 2
Original Transmission Dates: 4th – 8th October 1982