To be published on 31July 2018. The hardback book will be available in advance for one weekend only at the DAAS celebration events at Thetford & Bressingham in May 2018, and available to order here (at a discount) from 20 May 2018.
Dad’s Army is 50 years old in 2018, and to commemorate this milestone, a new edition of the Dad’s Army Companion will be published.
First published in 2004, the Companion was a must have reference book for Dad’s Army fans and quickly sold out. Much has happened since 2004, not least the discovery of two lost episodes and a new feature film
The new full colour edition has been revised, updated, enhanced and contains more information than before in over 400 pages designed to sit alongside your DVD collection.
Revised TV Episode Guide (over 200 pages!)
Each episode has been painstakingly annotated, with cultural references and sayings explained.
A four point synopsis to each programme.
Interesting facts associated with individual episodes have also been included.
Full cast and production crew are listed as well as location details and images for each series.
The Special episodes will be included in this listing
Radio Series Guide
Feature Films Guide (new for 2018 - the 2016 remake)
Stage Show Guide (new for 2018 - the nationwide stage show adaptions)
It Sticks Out Half a Mile
Song Lyrics (new for 2018)
BBC Audio and Video releases
Collectors Series (new for 2018)
The Rear Guard
Games and other official merchandise
Dad’s Army in comics
The Dad’s Army Museums (new for 2018)
Jones’ Van (new for 2018)
Vehicles Used – TV & film
Full Actors Index for TV, Radio & Film