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The Newcomers

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.
Ellis is overworked; the Reillys apologise; Nelson leads a double life.
From the Midlands

Contributors

Devised by: Colin Morris
Story by: John Cresswell
Script: Patrick Knight
Producer: Bill Sellars
Director: Anthea Browne-Wilkinson
Gran Hamilton: Gladys Henson
Vivienne Cooper: Maggie Fitzgibbon
Lance Cooper: Raymond Hunt
Philip Cooper: Jeremy Bulloch
Ellis Cooper: Alan Browning
Mrs. Heenan: Vanda Godsell
Nelson: John Dawson
Freda Reilly: Wendy McClure
Peter Reilly: John Stratton
Jeff Langley: Michael Collins
Arnold Tripp: Gerald Cross
Sydney Huxley: Anthony Verner
Vera Harker: June Bland
Joyce Harker: Wendy Richard
Bert Harker: Robert Brown
Jimmy Harker: David Janson
Janet Langley: Sandra Payne
Mr. Gregson: Geoffrey Lewis
Gerald Harrison: Donald Douglas

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

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