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Saturday Comedy Hour: The Benny Hill Show

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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.
starring Benny Hill aided and abetted by Jeremy Hawk and featuring Kenneth Horne, The Stargazers, Cleo Laine, Kenny Baker, Susan Denny, Anne Reid, The Tommy Linden Dancers, The George Mitchell Singers.
Written by Dave Freeman and Benny Hill.

Contributors

Comedian/writer: Benny Hill
[Actor]: Jeremy Hawk
Comedian: Kenneth Horne
Singers: The Stargazers
[Actress]: Cleo Laine
Trumpeter: Kenny Baker
[Actress]: Susan Denny
[Actress]: Anne Reid
Dancers: The Tommy Linden Dancers
Dance direction: Tommy Linden
Singers: The George Mitchell Singers
Writer: Dave Freeman
Musical arrangements and orchestra conducted by: Bob Sharples
Musical associate: Ivor Raymonde
Designer: George Djurkovic
Producer: Duncan Wood

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Saturday Comedy Hour: The Benny Hill Show

BBC Television, 2 February 1957 21.00






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