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A Stocking Full of Stars


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opened by Mike Aspel and Roy Castle
Direct from the National Children's Home at Harpenden
A non-stop Christmas morning entertainment featuring a host of family favourites including Bruce Forsyth and the Generation Game; Basil Brush; Blue Peter; Charlie Cairoli; The Goodies; Animal Magic; Laurel and Hardy; Penelope Pit-Stop; Tom and Jerry; Top of the Pops; Top Soccer Stars; Vision On; Yogi Bear and many more, as well as Roy Castle's own special brand of Christmas entertainment

(Two Father Christmases: page 9)


Presenter: Mike Aspel
Presenter/Entertainer: Roy Castle
Entertainer: Bruce Forsyth
Clown: Charlie Cairoli
Musicians: The Geoff Sanders Quartet
Designer: Philip Lindley
Producer: Ian Smith
Executive Producer: Philip Lewis

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A Stocking Full of Stars

BBC One London, 25 December 1972 11.30

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