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Thursday's Child


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by NOEL STREATFEILD: adapted for TV in six parts by JOHN TULLY
2 : Sedgecombe: Margaret Thursday and the Beresford children have arrived at the orphanage.
Orphans and schoolchildren from the BARBARA SPEAKE SCHOOL
Music composed and conducted by TOM MCCALL , arranged by ALFRED RALSTON Producer DOROTHEA BROOKING


Unknown: John Tully
Conducted By: Tom McCall
Arranged By: Alfred Ralston
Producer: Dorothea Brooking
Mrs Smedley: Brenda Cowling
Lavinia Beresford: Gillian Bailey
Clara: Jill Reddick
Jem ;: Kit Daniels
Mrs Tanner: Joy Harrington
Lady Corkberry: Sonia Graham
Filbert: Edwin Brown
Margaret Thursday: Claire Walker
Susan: Maxine Kalli
Miss Snelston: Caroline Harris
Matron: Althea Parker
Miss Jones: Anne Pichon
Winifred: Cindy O'Callaghan
Peter Beresford: Simon Gipps-Kent
Horatio Beresford: David Tully
Lord Corkberry: Peter Williams

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