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The Facts Speak for Themselves


We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
by Mark Leech, twice winner of the Arthur Koestler Award for writing by prisoners. A thumbprint is all that stands between prison and freedom for Robert Holland , but can his barrister find an explanation that will satisfy the jury?
Director Ned Chaillet


Writer: Mark Leech
Director: Ned Chaillet
Michael Hamilton: Struan Rodger
Robert Holland: Larry Dann
Enyd Davies: Meg Davies
Alan McDonald: Steve Hodson
Valerie Palmer: Kate Binchy
James Langley: Keith Drinkel
JudgeMcGee: Eric Allan
Paul Bates: Matthew Morgan
Ericjonesll: Philip Anthony
DavidLogan: Nicholas Murchie
Clerk of Court: John Webb
Prison Officer: Jonathan Tafler
Police dispatch: Melanie Hudson

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The Facts Speak for Themselves

BBC Radio 4 FM, 9 August 1993 14.00

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

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