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The Thin End by JOHN BRASON starring with The only thing to do when faced with an impossible situation is to make it work for you.
Series devised by ERIC PAICK and n. j. crisp Script editor JOHN BRASON Designer STANLEY MORRIS Producer GERARD GLAISTER Director ANDREW MORGAN


Unknown: John Brason
Unknown: N. J. Crisp
Editor: John Brason
Designer: Stanley Morris
Producer: Gerard Glaister
Tony Blair: Bryan Marshall
Janet Blair: Shirley Anne Field
Charles Burton: Clifford Rose
Monica Burton: Pamela Salem
Kim Hayward: Carolyn Courage
Ray Mason: Mark Jones
Paul Blair: Cecil Humphreys
Nasir: Marc Zuber
Det-Sgt Gilbert: Andrew McCullogh
Dillon: Aubrey Richards
Col Ndobi: Hugh Quarshie
Admiral Harkness: Noel Johnson
Cohn: Geoffrey Davion

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

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