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' Mr. Peckew and, Mr. Paygo '
Arnold Peters tells the first of five stories written for younger listeners by R. G. Walker
1-' Mr. Peckew buys a Vintage '
5.15 ' Danger at Blackdyke ' by Winifred Finlay
A mystery thriller in two parts set on and around the Roman Wall in Northumberland
2-' The Cave in Sewingshields Crag '
Production by Herbert Smith


Unknown: Arnold Peters
Unknown: R. G. Walker
Unknown: Winifred Finlay
Production By: Herbert Smith
John Craig: Ian Keill
Peter Thorpe: Alan Rothwell
Debbie, his young sister: Sara Aimson
Hart Riley, an American: Harry Towb
Geordie, the Centurion: Clive Briggs
Ben, the Standard Bearer: Terence Tucker
Geordie's Gran: Sal Sturgeon
Mac, Warden at the ' Once Brewed': Joseph Holmes
Smith: Norman Somers
Jones: Tom Harrison

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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.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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