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Softly, Softly Dead Aboard

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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.
by ELWYN JOKES Stratford Johns as Det Chief Supt Barlow Frank Windsor as Det Chief Insp Watt Philip Brack as Det-Insp Cook Norman Bowler as Det-Sgt Hawkins Peggy Sinclair as P/w Det-Sgt Allin
A prostitute is found murdered in a quiet backwater quay at
Wyvern. Who is the killer? Barlow and his team make every effort to find out.
Script editor ARNOLD YARROW Producer LEONARD LEWIS
Directed byBRIAN PARKER

Contributors

Unknown: Supt Barlow
Unknown: Frank Windsor
Unknown: Watt Philip Brack
Unknown: Det-Insp Cook
Unknown: Norman Bowler
Unknown: Det-Sgt Hawkins
Unknown: Peggy Sinclair
Editor: Arnold Yarrow
Producer: Leonard Lewis
Directed By: Brian Parker
Carol Ransom: Annette Simone
Johnson: Frederick Peisley
Bob Mason: : Frank Mills
Smith: Robert Flynn
Jim Mason: Leon Eagles
Gregg: Nat Pearn
Mrs Prince: Dorothy Frere
Inspector Kenworth: Salvin Stewart
Patrick: John Sterland
Oliver: Michael Elwyn
Captain Donaldson: Howard Lang
PC Oates: Edward Clayton

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Softly, Softly Dead Aboard

BBC One London, 9 October 1969 20.00






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