Billy Connolly's hilarious guide to buying Wellington boots (1976) | RetroFocus

Self-described "Wellie consciousness expert" and comedy genius Billy Connolly takes viewers on a tour of a Wellington boot store. Would the British Empire have prevailed had the colonies better understood this important piece of footwear? And what should you look for when buying the perfect pair of Wellies?

This episode of 'This Day Tonight' aired in October 1976.

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