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A Year In Provence

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A 12-part dramatisation of Peter Mayle 's colourful and amusing bestseller detailing how he and his wife escaped from London's rat race to live in an old farmhouse in idyllic Provence. Shot on location in the south of France, it stars
John Thaw , Lindsay Duncan Bonne Ann ée, Mr Mayle ! Peter and Annie leave their jobs in England to take up the good life in the Luberon. But they discover that Provencal life is not all wining, dining and sunshine - there are some unusual locals, strange customs and rather a lot of univited guests.
Screenplay by Michael Sadler Producer Ken Riddington Director David Tucker
How Peter Maylefound the good life
SEE FEATURE page 22

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Mayle
Unknown: John Thaw
Unknown: Lindsay Duncan
Unknown: Bonne Ann
Unknown: Mr Mayle
Unknown: Michael Sadler
Producer: Ken Riddington
Director: David Tucker
Unknown: Peter Maylefound
Peter Mayle: John Thaw
Annie Mayle: Lindsay Duncan
Colombani: Jean-Pierre Delage
Amédée Clement: Jo Doumerg
Antoine Riviere: Marcel Champel
Raymond: Christian Luciani
Monsieur Seguin: Louis Lyonnet
Madame Seguin: Antoinette Moya
Philomene: Annie Marquez
Saturnin: Jean Maurel
Huguette Clément: Francine Olivier
Lawrence Constance: Tony Mathews
Mrs Watts: Cynthia Powell
Grandpère Emile: Jean-Pierre Allaz

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