Wogan Says ‘Allo ‘Allo

I could have sworn we’d looked at this before, but it turns out we haven’t. It’s labelled as 1985 but that would have made it a Sunday, so this must be from 1986, which also tallies with the dates of the ‘Allo ‘Allo live show.

With his customary savoirfaire the chat-show host par excellence introduces a Gallic flavour to tonight’s edition en plein air.

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Now, this raises two questions.

Is this apearance canon? If so, that means these characters survive the war, and live their lives without ageing. They also have a strange knowledge of British popular culture.

Second, is this Wogan French Special one of the inspirations for this?

He’s even growing his moustache at this point.

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