Tag: Arthur Askey

Have A Bit Of Pity On The Crooner

The music halls of the 1930’s,¬†40s and 50’s had increasing competition from the latest singing stars and American films portraying a more exciting world very¬†different from tired, dreary, hard-up Britain. At a time when ‘crooners’ such as Bing Crosby were¬†particularly in vogue Arthur Askey…