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Afternoon Theatre

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
Childish Things by OWEN HOLDER with Richard Hurndall and Helen Worth Dear Fairy King,
I am very proud that you write to me. It's the best thing that has ever happened to me. Girls at school still laugh at me and Mummy and Daddy smile when I talk about you, but they don'know what I know. I am not going to tell anyone about you again ever....
Producer MARGARET ETALL

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Hurndall
Producer: Margaret Etall
Henry Ramsden: Richard Hurndall
Ronald Wade: John Rowe
Sylvia Wade: Kate Binchy
Lucy Wade: Helen Worth
Hilda Turner: Katherine Parr






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