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Saturday-Night Theatre: The Children's Hour

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by Lillian Hellman
starring Jill Bennett and Prunella Scales
"There's always been something wrong. Always - as long as I can remember. But I never knew it until all this happened."
(Repeated: Monday, 3.0 pm)
9.58 Weather

Contributors

Author: Lillian Hellman
Producer: Christopher Venning
Mrs Mortar: Betty Baskcomb
Peggy: Nicola Jenkins
Catherine: Rosalind Adams
Lois: Jill Shilling
Evelyn: Linette McMorrough
Helen: Therese McMurray
Rosalie: Jean Rogers
Mary Tilford: Judy Bennett
Karen: Prunella Scales
Martha: Jill Bennett
Joe Cardin: John Pullen
Agatha: Betty Baskcomb
Mrs Tilford: Margot Boyd
Grocery boy: Richard Griffiths

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Saturday-Night Theatre: The Children's Hour

BBC Radio 4 FM, 24 April 1971 20.30






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