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The Newcomers

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Vivienne goes with Bannister to see Miss Benstead; Margot and Caroline have a difference of opinion; Lance finds himself short of money.
From the Midlands

Contributors

Devised by: Colin Morris
Story by: John Cresswell
Script: Bob Stuart
Producer: Bill Sellars
Director: Mary Ridge
Mrs. Heenan: Vanda Godsell
Sydney Huxley: Anthony Verner
Arnold Tripp: Gerald Cross
Henry Burroughs: Campbell Singer
Jeff Langley: Michael Collins
Andrew Kerr: Robin Bailey
Margot Kerr: Sally-Jane Spencer
Kirsty Kerr: Maggie Don
Caroline Kerr: Heather Chasen
Jimmy Harker: David Janson
Bert Harker: Robert Brown
Vera Harker: June Bland
Joyce Harker: Wendy Richard
Mr. Bannister: Martin Boddey
Vivienne Cooper: Maggie Fitzgibbon
Councillor Porrit: William Moore
Councillor Turner: Dennis Edwards
Councillor Franklyn: Alan Gerrard
Miss Willmott: Mary Laine
Gran Hamilton: Gladys Henson
Lance Cooper: Raymond Hunt
Amelia Huntley: Naomi Chance
Estelle Maitland: Linda Lawson
Policeman: Frank Veasey

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