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No Appointment Necessary: Publish and be Damned


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by Peter Robinson, Hugh Stuckey
Starring Roy Kinnear as Alf Butler, Josephine Tewson as Penelope Marshall, Avril Angers as Beryl Armitage and featuring Robert Dorning as Col Marshall and Elizabeth Larner as Mrs Stone
'It's purely a matter of observation. I always say, there's a story in everyone.'


Writer: Peter Robinson
Writer: Hugh Stuckey
Designer: Peter Blacker
Producer: Douglas Argent
Alf Butler: Roy Kinnear
Penelope Marshall: Josephine Tewson
Beryl Armitage: Avril Angers
Col Marshall: Robert Dorning
Mrs Stone: Elizabeth Larner
Sandra: Claire Faulconbridge
Mervyn: Denis Bond

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No Appointment Necessary: Publish and be Damned

BBC One London, 1 July 1977 20.30

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