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The Afternoon Play


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Lord Glenaldy
A three-part serial by A. R. RAWLINSON
Episode 2
In order to introduce new intelligence-gathering techniques, Angus Fraser is to become 'Lord Glenaldy'. But it is one thing to interrogate imprisoned German generals; it is quite another to wine and dine them in London.
Churchill is not pleased.
Script editor BARRY CAMPBELL
Directed by GRAHAM GAULD. Stereo


Unknown: A. R. Rawlinson
Editor: Barry Campbell
Directed By: Graham Gauld.
Sandy: With Gabriel Woolf
Tommy: Gordon Reid
Molly: Rosalind Shanks
the General: Jeffrey Segal
Angus: James MacPherson
Gen Von Hummel: Garard Green
Gen Von Strebel: Alan Thompson
Oberleutnant Stern: Owen Scott
Editor: David Garth
Woman: Natasha Pyne
Man: Eric Stovell

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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.

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