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written by ROY CLARKE starring Arthur Lowe with John Barron
Noël Dyson, John Warner
The Potter clan gathers for a momentous family occasion - the christening of their first grand-daughter. Potter controls the event with his usual managerial expertise, resulting in the usual inevitable complications.
Designer gloria CLAYTON Producer PETER WHITMORE


Written By: Roy Clarke
Unknown: Arthur Lowe
Unknown: John Barron
Unknown: John Dixon
Unknown: Laurie Taylor
Designer: Gloria Clayton
Producer: Peter Whitmore
Redvers Potter: Arthur Lowe
Aileen Potter: Noël Dyson
Diana: Honor Shepherd
Tolly: John Warner
Vicar: John Barron
Betty: Phyllida Nash
Herbie: Bob East
Myra: Pearl Hackney
Stanley: Jeffrey Segal
Fred: Roger Avon
Emily: Mary Henry
Jane: Brenda Cowling

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