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Winston Back Home is a radio comedy series by Peter Tinniswood. It was first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1994, as a series of six 30-minute episodes. It featured the final appearance of Tinniswood's popular character Winston Hayballs, first heard in 1987. [1].


The family return to Winterleaf Gunner.


Directed by Shaun MacLoughlin


Episode Number Title Broadcast Date Summary
01 "So This Is What Happiness Is All About" 31 March 1994 The old rogue and Nancy's idyllic return to Winterleaf Gunner is short-lived.
02 "A Whale of a Time With Chekhov" 07 April 1994 Angry Nancy takes action when she hears what the old rogue's been up to.
03 "Don't Call Me Soams" 14 April 1994 Rosie and William irk the old rogue, so he turns to 'The Forsyte Saga'.
04 "Say it Again, Winston" 21 April 1994 The old rogue has run away and taken the geese, but Nancy intervenes.
05 "A Born Natural" 28 April 1994 The old rogue's plot to be alone with Nancy gets a boost from father.
06 "After All This Time, A Happy Ending" 05 May 1994 The old rogue and Nancy are set to wed at last - but how will they tie the knot?

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