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A Traveller in Time


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by ALISON UTTLEY dramatised in five parts by DIANA DE VERE COLE 3: The Locket
During the church service Penelope drops her collection money and finds something lost long ago which links her once again with the Elizabethan Babingtons.
Executive producer ANNA HOME


Unknown: Alison Uttley
Unknown: Diana de Vere Cole
Unknown: Elizabethan Babingtons.
Director: Dorothea Bhooking
Penelope: Sophie Thompson
Uncle Barnabas: Gerald James
Aunt Tissie/Dame Cicely: Elizabeth Bradley
Parson: Derrick Gilbert
Francis Babington: Simon Cipps-Kent
Mistress Babington: Mary Maude
Arabella: Michele Copsey
Jude: Louis Hammond
Tabitha: Sarah Benfield
Mary, Queen of Scots: Heather Chasen
Seton: Gillian Maude
Anthony Babington: Charles Rogers
Chideock Tichbourne: Paul Geoffrey
Father Ballard: Seymour Green

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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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