Spike Milligan

Spike Milligan was a British-Irish poet and musician. He is best remembered for his children’s poetry, much of which is comical in nature. Throughout his life, he was involved in several different television comedies, including Son of Fred and Oh In Colour. 

Have a Nice Day

‘Have a Nice Day’ by Spike Milligan is a poem that uses an odd process of wording to depict a bizarre situation that proved fatal for both involved individuals.

On The Ning Nang Nong

‘On The Ning Nang Nong’ by Spike Milligan was published in Silly Verse For Kids in 1959 and was later voted as the UK’s favourite comic poem in the late 1990s. The poem was also set to music and featured weekly on the children’s program Play School.

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