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Ballylenon

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The last episode of Christopher Fitz -Simon's comedy drama set in Ballylenon, Co Donegal, in 1954. Having "overheard" that the Rev Hawthorne is leaving Ballylenon for a larger congregation, telephone operator Vera McConkey loses no time in communicating the good news to the local newspaper, The Vindicator. with Charlie Bonnar and Ciara McKeown
Music arranged and performed by Stephanie Hughes. Director Eoin O'Callaghan

Contributors

Unknown: Christopher Fitz
Unknown: Rev Hawthorne
Unknown: Vera McConkey
Unknown: Charlie Bonnar
Unknown: Stephanie Hughes.
Director: Eoin O'Callaghan
Phonsie Doherty: T P McKenna
Muriel McConkey: Margaret D'Arcy
Vera McConkey: Stella McCusker
VivienneBoal: Aine McCartney
Guard Gallagher: John Hewitt
Rev Samuel Hawthorne: Gerard Murphy

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