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Radio Theatre: Ring for Jeeves

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A play for radio by Dan Ferguson from the novel by P. G. Wodehouse
with Deryck Guyler, Ian Carmichael, Michael Shepley
To William, ninth Earl of Rowcester, Rowcester Abbey was the dampest of the stately homes of England. But to the impressionable American widow, Mrs. Spottsworth, it was the perfect setting for communication with the spirit world. Bill's fiancee mistrusted this attractive widow. And there was Captain Biggar, hot-foot on the trail of a bookie who had mysteriously gone to ground in the Abbey. In these circumstances it is fortunate that Jeeves - on temporary loan from Bertie Wooster should be presiding in the Rowcester pantry.

Contributors

Writer: Dan Ferguson
From the novel by: P.G. Wodehouse
Producer: H. B. Fortuin
Jeeves: Deryck Guyler
A waiter: John Ruddock
Mrs Rosalinda Spottsworth ('Rosie'): Tucker McGuire
Captain Biggar: Michael Shepley
Sir Roderick Carmoyle ('Rory'): George Merritt
Lady Monica Carmoyle ('Moke'): Annabel Maule
Jill Wyvern: Belle Chrystall
Ellen, a housemaid: Mairhi Russell
Lord William Rowcester ('Bill'): Ian Carmichael
Pomona, the peke: Bryan Powley
Colonel Smithers, the Chief Constable: Brian Haines
Radio commentator: Geoffrey Matthews

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Radio Theatre: Ring for Jeeves

Light Programme, 13 February 1955 15.30






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