The programme explores the many sides of Ridley's character and life through interviews and of course clips from Dad's Army. Paul Henry will delve into Ridley the soldier, how his
Sommeexperience and war injuries shaped the rest of his life.
Henry finds out about his love and family life and relationship with his son Nicholas - who is interviewed for the programme.
Excusing Private Godfrey will be broadcast on Friday morning on BBC Radio 4 at 11:00 Hrs.