Artist....: The Bradshaws
Title.....: Volume 15 - In Their Own Pigeon 'Ole
The Bradshaws is a fictional family created and voiced by the comedian and musician Buzz Hawkins.
The family was created for The Gary Davies Show with Gary Davies on Piccadilly Radio in 1983 when Hawkins wrote a poem about a family's day trip to Blackpool, this soon developed into a series. In 1986, Hawkins was made producer of The Phil Wood Show, on which he performed more Bradshaws material.
1. Cock O'The Class
* It's off to the corner shop for suet, dolly blues and flypaper, but Billy doesn't want to meet the school bully.
2. Other Dad's
* Alf isn't top of the best dads list, something has chewed the sugar bag, and it's that rain what wets you.
3. Bingo Night
* Audrey shares her winnings - but not with Alf, and we think that bloody mouse night be back again!
4. Return Of The Mouse
* It's back!.. so Audrey and Billy stand on chairs while Alf tempts it with chocolate button and tests the trap!
5. Whips & Tops & Wobblers
* Dad gets no peace on the outside lav, not even when Little Orphan Annie runs away.
6. Gentle Persuasion
* Tea is postponed as Alf tempts the runaway home and net-curtain Nelly gets a broadside.
7. How Teachers Teach & Teapots Stand
* Schools break up and Alf gets on his high horse about education - or the lack of it.
8. Tricks Of The Trade
* Aw! Father and son do some woodwork together - well sort of - and Audrey's table is re-designed.
9. Cutting Corners
* Alf's promise of some nifty French polishing sends Audrey to the shop for some onions.
10. Twenty Questions
* There is no rest for the wicked as Audrey keeps waking Alf up to see if he's still alive, and Billy witters on and on.
11. Eye To Eye
* A trick telescope doesn't tempt Alf and so Audrey demonstrates it for him.
12. Rubadub Alf
* Picture the scene: a hot tin bath in front of a blazing fire containing Alf with his socks on.
13. Easy Peasy Song
* This little song was previously released on 7" single and it got to 109 in the charts! - play it for the kids.