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Mrs. Dale's Diary


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Mrs. Dale, the doctor's wife, records the daily happenings in the life of her family
Script by Lesley Wilson
As Dr. and Mrs. Dale were about to leave Sanbourne, Mrs. Freeman rang to say
Tiggy was missing. Isabel decided to return with them immediately. Shortly after they arrived at Virginia Lodge Tiggy appeared. He had been at the railway station all day awaiting his father's return. Trudi received a Valentine, which openly annoyed Bob; but he was well pleased when he sold a flat and its contents for more than a thousand pounds. Tuesday was Sally's birthday and Richard Fulton took her out to celebrate. When they returned to Sally's flat they found Tony Coppard waiting for her in a drunken mood. Mrs. Freeman heard that Dr. Dale was going to visit his solicitor and also a specialist, which rather troubled her.


Script : Lesley Wilson
Mrs Dale: Ellis Powell
Dr Dale: Douglas Burbidge
Bob Dale: Leslie Heritage
Gwen Owen: Beryl Calder
David Owen: Frank Partington
Mrs Freeman: Dorothy Lane
Sally Lane: Alvys Maben
Mrs Morgan: Grace Allardyce
Bill Francis: Eric Anderson
Miss Pink: Viola Merrltt
Christopher Allardyce: Rolf Lefebvre
Elaine Allardyce: Susan Sylvester
Jenny Owen: Julia Braddock
Peter Kingston: David Oxley
Richard Fulton: Norman Chidgey
Mr Mortimer: Brian Haines
Trudi Baume: Daphne Maddox
Mrs Mountford: Vivienne Chatterton
Mr Cooper: Alexander Davion
Mr Smith: Leslie Phillips

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