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The Flying Doctors

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starring with Sins of the Fathers
A childless couple are caring for their pregnant niece, but why do they insist on the child being delivered at home, and why does the niece seem to reject it? Meanwhile, Violet continues to matchmake and Ron discovers that playing with home-made fireworks is no laughing matter.
Written by PETER PINNEY
Directed by CHRIS LANGMAN
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Contributors

Written By: Peter Pinney
Directed By: Chris Langman
Dr Tom Callaghan: Andrew McFarlane
Dr Chris Randall: Liz Burch
Kate Wellings: Lenore Smith
Dave Gibson: Lewis Fitz-Gerald
Prudence Browning: Vikki Blanche
Hurtle Morrison: Max Cullen
Ron Miller: Mark Little
Violet Carnegie: Pat Evison
Vie Buckley: Maurie Fields
Nancy Buckley: Val Jellay
George Baxter: Bruce Barry
Sharon: Kylie Belling
Sgt Carruthers: Terry Gill
Joe Forrest: Gil Tucker
Dr Turner: John Frawley

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