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Captain Beaky

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Captain Beaky and his Band, which includes Timid Toad, Reckless Rat, Artful Owl and Batty Bat, takes pride of place in this book as they 'March through the woodland singing songs...'

And the other animals that inhabit the woodlands where Beaky and his Band go marching are also well represented.. There is such as Blanche, a baby owl, Dennis the dormouse, Eloise the silkworm,
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Hardcover, 64 pages
Published September 22nd 1977 by Chappell (first published 1976)
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Leo .
Dec 20, 2017 rated it really liked it
The bravest animals in the land

Captain beaky and his band....

A song in the British hit parade. Yes it was Keith Michelle if I remember. 😄

Where is Captain Beaky now?
Gerry
Dec 31, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I first became aware of Captain Beaky in 1980 when a single record by Keith Michell was released and it caught my daughter's fancy. We had to purchase it and it got played until it wore out. Fortunately there was also a long playing record with the Jeremy Lloyd poems sung by Michell, Harry Secombe, Peter Sellers. Twiggy and the author himself - all set to music by Jim Parker. This luckily has not worn out so one can still hear the strains of

The bravest animals in the land
Are Captain Beaky and
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Jeremy Lloyd is an English writer, screenwriter, author and actor, best known as co-author and writer of several successful British sitcoms.

The gangly Lloyd began his career as a writer in 1958 before making his film debut 2 years later in 1960 in School for Scoundrels, and appeared in numerous film and television comedies during the 1960s and 1970s, notably Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In as a regu
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