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Roy Hudd: I Did It My Way on BBC Radio4 Extra on Saturday 9th October

BBC Radio4 Extra devotes 3 hours to Roy Hudd on Saturday 9th October. The programme entitled I Did It My Way can be heard from 9am – 12noon and again at 7pm- 10pm. Details of the programme are given below:

Much-loved comedian and actor Roy Hudd talks to Peter Reed about his radio life and times.

With behind-the-scenes stories of making and starring in his hit BBC shows:

* THE NEWS HUDDLINES (06/06/79) BBC Radio 2

Poking fun at topical events and personalities, this series ran for 25 years. Roy was joined by Chris Emmett and his leading ladies Janet Brown, Alison Steadman and June Whitfield.


Roy dons his deerstalker to investigate ‘The Case of the Clockwork Fiend’ with June Whitfield.

* HUDDWINKS (14/08/86) BBC Radio 2

Chris Emmett and Denise Coffey join Roy for ‘Railway ’86 – The Movie!’: British Rail’s new ‘Silver Bullet’ train ends up as a runaway express to Aberdeen. Sony Radio Academy Gold award-winning comedy.

* THE SCAN (29/09/1999) BBC Radio 4

Roy reveals his more dramatic side in Peter Tinniswood’s drama. Compulsive talker Ernest seeks reassurance from a protective nurse. Co-starring Judy Cornwell.

Sadly Roy died aged 83 in 2020.

Producer: Mik Wilkojc

Made for BBC Radio 4 Extra – and first broadcast in March 2008.

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