TV writer Daisy Goodwin blames Dad's Army for Brexit and wants the sitcom BANNED from our screens - News Summed Up

TV writer Daisy Goodwin blames Dad's Army for Brexit and wants the sitcom BANNED from our screens


It harks back to a previous time when Britain stood alone against a dire threat from the Continent. But the gentle comedy of Dad's Army has been blamed for influencing our views on Brexit. Author and TV producer Daisy Goodwin has called on the BBC to ban repeats of the wartime sitcom, which remains one of the nation's favourites even though it is half a century old. 'Forget Game of Thrones, Dad's Army is the show that is embedded in this country's imagination,' Miss Goodwin wrote. 'The world of Dad's Army is a comforting place – it was reassuring during the mayhem of the three-day week and it's soothing to those of us who worry about the effects of a No Deal Brexit.


Source: Daily Mail June 24, 2019 23:03 UTC



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