Listen to the man himself both on record, live performances and the occasional private recording.

Here is the full BBC Radio 2 broadcast from April 2007 of

DESMOND CARRINGTON SPOTLIGHTS GEORGE FORMBY

Desmond always played George Formby records on his show and also nobly supported our very own Andy Eastwood and in fact Desmond played Andy’s version of “Leaning On A Lamp Post” on his very last show He retired from Radio 2 in October 2016. Sadly it is reported that Desmond passed away on 1st February 2017. George Formby fans everywhere have lost a good friend. A top class broadcaster who knew (like George Formby) what the people wanted to hear, he will be very much missed.

From the Alan Randall produced live wartime CD “V For

Victory - George Formby entertains the troops” comes

“Frank On His Tank

Here is a short sketch featuring George with singer Evelyn

Dall followed by George singing “Get Cracking”

sounds of formby

Here is the full BBC Radio 2 broadcast from April 2007 of

DESMOND CARRINGTON SPOTLIGHTS GEORGE FORMBY

Desmond always played George Formby records on his show and also nobly supported our very own Andy Eastwood and in fact Desmond played Andy’s version of “Leaning On A Lamp Post” on his very last show He retired from Radio 2 in October 2016. Sadly it is reported that Desmond passed away on 1st February 2017. George Formby fans everywhere have lost a good friend. A top class broadcaster who knew (like George Formby) what the people wanted to hear, he will be very much missed.

From the Alan Randall produced live wartime CD “V For

Victory - George Formby entertains the troops” comes

“Frank On His Tank

Here is a short sketch featuring George with singer

Evelyn Dall followed by George singing “Get Cracking”

Sounds of formby
Listen to the man himself both on record, live performances and the occasional private recording.