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There are currently 20 volumes of tapes and CD's available to buy, published by the BBC aswell as 2 bundles volumes 1-3 and 4-6

There are also boxed sets of entire series containing all the episodes of each series, with scripts being provided for missing episodes. Currently available are Series 1 - 4 and Series 5 will be available shortly.

The covers shown here are the ones on the tapes available now.


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As I get the time I'll put up the episode summaries.


The Navy Lark - The inlay blurb from the current tapes.



1 - The Navy Lark or Laughs Ahoy Landlubbers

Episode 1 - Mount Rumpus Atoll - First transmitted 7th December 1960
Episode 2 - Commodore Goldstein - First transmitted 22nd February 1961
Episode 3 - Cuthbert Joins The Navy - First transmitted 6th October 1961
Episode 4 - The Northampton Hunt Ball - First transmitted 15th October 1967

2 - The Navy Lark 2 or Getting in the Swim

Episode 1 - The Lighthouse Lark - First transmitted 29th January 1960
Episode 2 - A Deliberate Bashing - First transmitted 19th April 1963
Episode 3 - Let Loose With A Chopper - First transmitted 22nd August 1965
Episode 4 - Mr Phillips Promotion - First transmitted 30th October 1966


3 - The Navy Lark 3 or HMS Troutbridge Rides the Swell

Episode 1 - The Redundancy Drive - First transmitted 20th October 1968
Episode 2 - The Forebodians Hijack Troutbridge - First transmitted 8th March 1970
Episode 3 - The Put a Horse Out To Graze Fund - First transmitted 16th May 1971
Episode 4 - Impressions For Survival - First transmitted 23rd May 1971


4 - The Navy Lark 4 or Shangai Surprise

Episode 1 - The Mysterious Radio Signals - First transmitted 6th June 1971
Episode 2 - Operation Recovery - First transmitted 13th June 1971
Episode 3 - The Slogan Contest - First transmitted 20th June 1971
Episode 4 - Sir Willoughby At Shanghai - First transmitted 27th June 1971


5 - The Navy Lark 5 or Larking Around Lockness

Episode 1 - First transmitted 4th July 1971
Episode 2 - The Loch Ness Monster - First transmitted 18th July 1971
Episode 3 - First transmitted 26th March 1972
Episode 4 - First transmitted 9th April 1972


6 - The Navy Lark 6 or All Aboard the Love Boat

Episode 1 - First transmitted 7th May 1972
Episode 2 - First transmitted 4th June 1972
Episode 3 - First transmitted 11th June 1972
Episode 4 - First transmitted 18th June 1972


7 - The Navy Lark 7 or Left Hand Down A Bit

Episode 1 - First transmitted 14th May 1972
Episode 2 - First transmitted 26th August 1973
Episode 3 - First transmitted 9th September 1973
Episode 4 - First transmitted 21st October 1973


8 - The Navy Lark 8 or Espionage on HMS Troutbridge

Episode 1 - First transmitted 29th July 1973
Episode 2 - First transmitted 9th November 1975
Episode 3 - First transmitted 16 November 1975
Episode 4 - First transmitted 11th January 1976


9 - The Navy Lark 9 or The Admirals Inspection

Episode 1 - First transmitted 16th October 1959
Episode 2 - First transmitted 23 October 1959
Episode 3 - First transmitted 30th October 1959
Episode 4 - First transmitted 6th November 1959


10 - The Navy Lark 10 or HMS Troutbridge Goes Dutch

Episode 1 - First transmitted 13th November 1959
Episode 2 - First transmitted 20th November 1959
Episode 3 - First transmitted 18th December 1959
Episode 4 - First transmitted 25th December 1959


11 - The Navy Lark 11 or Troutbridge Joins the Fleet

Episode 1 - First transmitted 29th March 1959
Episode 2 - First transmitted 12th April 1959
Episode 3 - First transmitted 19th April 1959
Episode 4 - First transmitted 12th July 1959


12 - The Navy Lark 12 or The Admirals Party

Episode 1 - First transmitted 26th April 1959
Episode 2 - First transmitted 3rd May 1959
Episode 3 - First transmitted 10th May 1959
Episode 4 - First transmitted 17th May 1959


13 - The Navy Lark 13 or The Multiple Mines

Episode 1 - The Multiple Mines - First transmitted 24th May 1959
Episode 2 - The Gun Mechanism Test - First transmitted 31st May 1959
Episode 3 - A Watch on the Initiative Test - First transmitted 21st June 1959
Episode 4 - An Exercise in Filming - First transmitted 28th June 1959


14 - The Navy Lark 14 or The Smuggling Spy

Episode 1 - The Smuggling Spy - First transmitted 5th July 1959
Episode 2 - A Crisp Romance - First transmitted 22nd January 1960
Episode 3 - Pertwee Posted to Portsmouth - First transmitted 5th February 1960
Episode 4 - Tug of War - First transmitted 19th February 1960


15 - The Navy Lark 15 or Going on Leave to Croydon

Episode 1 - Admiral Pertwee's Fleet - First transmitted 15th August 1965
Episode 2 - Making a Right Pigs Breakfast - First transmitted 29th August 1965
Episode 3 - The Mysterious Pudding Mine - First transmitted 5th September 1965
Episode 4 - Going on Leave to Croydon - First transmitted 3rd October 1965


Navy Lark 16 - Stranded 16 - The Navy Lark 16 or Stranded

Episode 1 - Commander Murray & The Squatters - First transmitted 28th December 1969
Episode 2 - Pertwee Climbs up the Promotion Ladder - First transmitted 11th January 1970
Episode 3 - Stranded - First transmitted 18th January 1970
Episode 4 - The Security Clampdown - First transmitted 22nd January 1970


Navy Lark 17 - Taking Some Liberties 17 - The Navy Lark 17 or Taking Some Liberties

Episode 1 - Taking Some Liberties - First transmitted 11th July 1965
Episode 2 - The PM Papa - First transmitted 13th November 1966
Episode 3 - Getting Rid of Pertwee - First transmitted 20th November 1966
Episode 4 - Off to Sea at Last - First transmitted 27th November 1966


Navy Lark 18 - Back from the Antartic 18 - The Navy Lark 18 or Back from the Antartic

Episode 1 - Back from the Antartic - First transmitted 2nd July 1967
Episode 2 - The Naval Review - First transmitted 30th July 1967
Episode 3 - Troutbridge's Silver Jubilee - First transmitted 10th September 1967
Episode 4 - Sub Lt. Phillips at Dartmouth - First transmitted 29th October 1967


Navy Lark 19 - Just the Ticket 19 - The Navy Lark 19 or Just the Ticket

Episode 1 - Where is Troutbridge - First transmitted 2nd July 1967
Episode 2 - Buoys will be Buoys - First transmitted 25 Sept 1966
Episode 3 - Just the Ticket - First transmitted 23 Oct 1966
Episode 4 - Pertwee and the Tratvian Beer - First transmitted 06 Nov 1966


Navy Lark 20 - Number One Gets Married 20 - The Navy Lark 20 or Number One Gets Married

Episode 1 - Getting Spliced ("Number One Gets Married") - First transmitted 15 March 1970
Episode 2 - Dartmouth Naval College Has Had a Lucky Escape ("Sub-Lt Phillips To Leave For Dartmouth") - First transmitted 5 April 1970
Episode 3 - Operating for Profit ("The Newhaven-Dieppe Smuggling Run") - First transmitted 16 April 1972
Episode 4 - Mastering ("The Mastering of Sardinia") - First transmitted 28 May 1972


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