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The Brothers


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A series in 16 parts starring
Jean Anderson
Patrick O'Connell Jennifer Wilson with Richard EastoB Robin Chadwick Derek Benfield
Ann turns up to see Brian and all the family is drawn into her search for reassurance.... 3: Invitations by RAY JENKINS


Unknown: Jean Anderson
Unknown: Patrick O'Connell
Unknown: Jennifer Wilson
Unknown: Richard Eastob
Unknown: Robin Chadwick
Unknown: Derek Benfield
Unknown: Ray Jenkins
Unknown: Gerard Glaister
Editor: Cicely Cawthorne
Designer: Gavin Davies
Producer: Bill Sellars
Director: Timothy Combe
Carol Hammond: Debbie Farrington
Mary Hammond: Jean Anderson
Ann Hammond: Hilary Tindall
Brian Hammond: Richard Easton
Bill Riley: Derek Benfield
Gwen Riley: Margaret Ashcroft
David Hammond: Robin Chadwick
Jennifer Hammond: Jennifer Wilson
Jane Maxwell: Kate O'Mara
Paul Merroney: Colin Baker
April Merroney: Liza Goddard
Simon Winter: Terence Frisby
Lynn: Caroline Langrishe
Man at party: Raymond Llewellyn
Edward Hammond: Patrick O'Connell

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