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The First Lady: The First Stone

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by Alan Plater
Starring Thora Hird, Robert Keegan, James Grout and Henry Knowles

Is Sarah Danby's persistence a genuine search for truth or could it be termed muck-raking? Sarah Danby, George Kingston, and Will Tarrant settle down for a quiet evening in their respective homes. But a chance remark by Tom Danby brings them together for a shattering series of revelations which hurts each in turn...

Contributors

Writer/Series devised by/From an initial idea by: Alan Plater
From an initial idea by: Philip Levene
Designer: Allan Anson
Produced and directed by: David E. Rose
George Kingston: James Grout
Will Tarrant: Robert Keegan
Tom Danby: Henry Knowles
Sarah Danby: Thora Hird
Margaret Kingston: Margaret John
Jack Hoyle: Patrick Durkin

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The First Lady: The First Stone

BBC One London, 12 May 1968 20.15






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