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The Brothers


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A series in 16 parts starring
Jean Anderson
Patrick O'Connell Jennifer Wilson with Richard Easton
Robin Chadwick , Derek Benfield
Mary returns from convalescence to find her family united in their opposition to Merroney's expansionist plans for the company-but emotionally in disarray.... 8: Cross Currentsby ELAINE MORGAN


Unknown: Jean Anderson
Unknown: Patrick O'Connell
Unknown: Jennifer Wilson
Unknown: Richard Easton
Unknown: Robin Chadwick
Unknown: Derek Benfield
Unknown: Elaine Morgan
Unknown: Gerard Glaister
Unknown: N. J. Crisp
Editor: Cicely Cawthorne
Designer: Sally Williams
Producer: Bill Sellars
Director: Mary Ridge
Gwen Riley: Margaret Ashcroft
Mary Hammond: Jean Anderson
Edward Hammond: Patrick O'Connell
Jennifer Hammond: Jennifer Wilson
Paul Merroney: Colin Baker
Judy Vickery: Christine Absalom
Brian Hammond: Richard Easton
Jane Maxwell: Kate O'Mara
David Hammond: Robin Chadwick
Mrs Merroney: Norah Fulton
April Merroney: Liza Goddard
Bill Riley: Derek Benfield
Marsh: Robert Blythe
Mrs Preston: Mitzi Rogers

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