Hinge and Bracket

Three comic radio series
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Dr Evadne Hinge and Dame Hilda Bracket were the stage names of George Logan and Patrick Fyffe respectively. The characters of Hinge (somewhat brittle and acerbic) and Bracket (more flamboyant) were elderly intellectual female musicians; in these personae the male Logan and Fyffe played and sang songs to comic effect. They made many appearances on television and radio. The two generally performed together, but on rare occasions appeared separately. Logan declined to continue the characterisation of Dr Hinge after Fyffe died.

Hinge and Bracket appeared in 1974 at the Edinburgh Festival. They toured for several years before appearing on the BBC Radio 4 series The Enchanting World of Hinge and Bracket, which ran from 1977 to 1979. Their TV show Dear Ladies was shown on BBC Two from 1983 to 1985. In 1983, they appeared in a televised Royal Opera House production of the opera Die Fledermaus. The Random Jottings of Hinge and Bracket ran on BBC Radio 2 from 1982 to 1989 and At Home with Hinge and Bracket ran for a single series in 1990.

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  1. The Enchanting World: Pilot Episode (0Mb)
  2. The Enchanting World: A Backlog of work in the garden (0Mb)
  3. The Enchanting World: Marigold's Wedding (0Mb)
  4. The Enchanting World: The Stackton Music Festival (0Mb)
  5. The Enchanting World: Another Ordinary Everyday Day (0Mb)
  6. The Enchanting World: The Cruise (Episode 1) (0Mb)
  7. The Enchanting World: The Cruise (Episode 2) (0Mb)
  8. The Enchanting World: The Annual Event (0Mb)
  9. The Enchanting World: Daily Rehearsals (0Mb)
  10. The Enchanting World: Doctor's Horoscope (0Mb)
  11. The Enchanting World: French week in Stackton (0Mb)
  12. The Enchanting World: The Annual Cub's and Browies Affair (0Mb)
  13. The Enchanting World: The Holiday (Episode 1) (0Mb)
  14. The Enchanting World: The Holiday (Episode 2) (0Mb)
  15. The Enchanting World: The Talent Competition (0Mb)
  16. The Enchanting World: The Hoe Down (0Mb)
  17. The Enchanting World: Evadne's Birthday (0Mb)
  18. The Enchanting World: A Day at the Race's (0Mb)
  19. The Enchanting World: A Scottish Evening (0Mb)
  20. The Enchanting World: Jean Pierre Vists Again (0Mb)
  21. The Enchanting World: Evadne's Pantomime (0Mb)
  22. The Enchanting World: The Norfolk Broads (0Mb)
  23. The Enchanting World: Raising Money (0Mb)
  24. The Enchanting World: A Message to America (0Mb)
  25. The Enchanting World: The House Warming Party (0Mb)
  26. The Enchanting World: The Ring Road (0Mb)
  27. The Enchanting World: An Outing to Cambridge (0Mb)
  28. The Enchanting World: Nature Watch (0Mb)
  29. The Enchanting World: The Dear Ladies' Own Play (0Mb)
  30. The Enchanting World: Saga of the Snow (Episode 1) (0Mb)
  31. The Enchanting World: Saga of the Snow (Episode 2) (0Mb)
  32. The Enchanting World: The Cheeze & Wine Party (0Mb)
  33. The Enchanting World: The Plaque Jubilee (0Mb)
  34. The Enchanting World: The Jubilee Concert (0Mb)
  35. The Enchanting World: Down Stackton Way (0Mb)
  36. The Enchanting World: The Storm (0Mb)
  37. The Enchanting World: The Fancy Dress Party (0Mb)
  38. The Enchanting World: The Holiday Camp Skulls (0Mb)
  39. The Enchanting World: Nature Watch (0Mb)
  40. The Enchanting World: Teddy Tranter is... (0Mb)
  41. The Enchanting World: The Ring Road (0Mb)
  42. The Enchanting World: An American's Roots (0Mb)
  43. Random Jottings: Christmas Night (0Mb)
  44. Random Jottings: Sleeping Beauty (0Mb)
  45. Random Jottings: The Blenkinsop Request (0Mb)
  46. Random Jottings: The Stackton Faggot (0Mb)
  47. Random Jottings: The Drop Out (0Mb)
  48. Random Jottings: The Art Market (0Mb)
  49. Random Jottings: An Affair of the Harp (0Mb)
  50. Random Jottings: A Lot of Tulle & A Little Imagination (0Mb)
  51. Random Jottings: When the Sap is Rising (0Mb)
  52. Random Jottings: Telling Tails (0Mb)
  53. Random Jottings: Putting it on the Map (0Mb)
  54. Random Jottings: Getting It (0Mb)
  55. Random Jottings: Having a Field Day (0Mb)
  56. Random Jottings: Harping on It (0Mb)
  57. Random Jottings: Nunton at 70 (0Mb)
  58. Random Jottings: The Return of Digger Carew (0Mb)
  59. Random Jottings: The Safari Supper (0Mb)
  60. Random Jottings: My Lucky Day (0Mb)
  61. Random Jottings: The Holiday Prize (0Mb)
  62. Random Jottings: The Mexicans Dance on Their Hats (0Mb)
  63. Random Jottings: The First Lady (0Mb)
  64. Random Jottings: Bottling It Up (0Mb)
  65. Random Jottings: A Letter from the Front (0Mb)
  66. Random Jottings: Everything in the Garden (0Mb)
  67. Random Jottings: Fit for Anything (0Mb)
  68. Random Jottings: A Hive of Activity (0Mb)
  69. Random Jottings: The Attic Window (0Mb)
  70. Random Jottings: A good Head for Turnips (0Mb)
  71. Random Jottings: Brought to Book (0Mb)
  72. Random Jottings: Scraps of Information (0Mb)
  73. Random Jottings: The Dummy Run (0Mb)
  74. Random Jottings: A recipe for Disaster (0Mb)
  75. Random Jottings: A step in the right direction (0Mb)
  76. Random Jottings: Hilda's Little Wooden Hammer (0Mb)
  77. Random Jottings: Looking after Lancelot (0Mb)
  78. Random Jottings: The New Man In The Garden (0Mb)
  79. Random Jottings: The Doll's House (0Mb)
  80. Random Jottings: Busy Line (0Mb)
  81. Random Jottings: Sweet Charity (0Mb)
  82. Random Jottings: As Soon as I Touch my Seaweed (0Mb)
  83. Random Jottings: An Electric Shock (0Mb)
  84. Random Jottings: The Lady They Call the Gypsy (0Mb)
  85. Random Jottings: A Law unto Herself (0Mb)
  86. Random Jottings: The Last of the Old Racoonians (0Mb)
  87. Random Jottings: Something to Look Back On (0Mb)
  88. Random Jottings: On the Tiles (0Mb)
  89. Random Jottings: Pom-Poms in the Park (0Mb)
  90. Random Jottings: Doctor's Oak (0Mb)
  91. Random Jottings: The Coalman Cometh (0Mb)
  92. Random Jottings: A Lobster though the Letterbox (0Mb)
  93. Random Jottings: Face to Face (0Mb)
  94. Random Jottings: Night Train to Stackton Tressel (0Mb)
  95. Random Jottings: A Very Good year for Pumpkins (0Mb)
  96. Random Jottings: Standing in for Inky (0Mb)
  97. Random Jottings: Memories are Made of This (0Mb)
  98. Random Jottings: Putting the Boot In (0Mb)
  99. Random Jottings: Give a Little Whistle (0Mb)
  100. Random Jottings: Troubles with a Donkey (0Mb)
  101. Random Jottings: Constant Dripping (0Mb)
  102. Random Jottings: Stackton Tressel-the Movie (0Mb)
  103. Random Jottings: A Bad Day at Builder's Barn (0Mb)
  104. Random Jottings: The Italian job (0Mb)
  105. Random Jottings: Together Again (0Mb)
  106. Random Jottings: A Case for Calves' Foot Jelly (0Mb)
  107. Random Jottings: A Trip to the Castle (Episode 1) (0Mb)
  108. Random Jottings: A Trip to the Castle (Episode 2) (0Mb)
  109. Random Jottings: Tokens of Regards (0Mb)
  110. Random Jottings: Up in Evadne's Room (0Mb)
  111. At Home With: Rosalind Plowright (0Mb)
  112. At Home With: Anthony Newley (0Mb)
  113. At Home With: June Whitfield (0Mb)
  114. At Home With: Jack Brymer (0Mb)
  115. At Home With: Evelyn Laye (0Mb)
  116. At Home With: Benjamin Luxon (0Mb)

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