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Pickersgill People: The Sheik of Pickersgill


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A series of five plays by Mike Stott

Sheik Fahmi wants to learn to speak English in three weeks, in the soccer centre of the world. When he arrives at the Academy of Language with his endless supply of banknotes, the residents of Pickersgill can't believe their luck.
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Writer: Mike Stott
Script Editor: Michael Wearing
Designer: Mary Spencer
Producer: Tara Prem
Director: Alan Dossor
Arthur Mackenzie-Tooth: Richard Wilson
Sheik Fahmi Al-Daoud Al-Tufah: Antony Sher
Beryl Bunn: Eileen O'Brien
Dawn Duckworth: Diana Davies
Duggie Butterworth: George Costigan
Muhammad: Robert Putt
PC Pritchard: Nick Stringer
Sgt Sugden: Anthony Dutton
Graham Bunn: Roger Phillips
Harem lady: Dawn Hope
Harem lady: Lally Percy

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Pickersgill People: The Sheik of Pickersgill

BBC Two England, 17 April 1978 21.00

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