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Dixon of Dock Green


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starring Jack Warner Homecoming
After six years in a foreign prison Johnny Orwell returns to Dock Green. Both his old criminal associates and the police are involved in his search for a girl called Rosie.


Unknown: Jack Warner
Written By: Derek Ingrey
Unknown: Johnny Orwell
Designer: Allan Anson
Producer: Joe Waters
George Dixon: Jack Warner
Johnny Orwell: Tom Adams
Bert Allingham: Patrick Jordan
Fred Bryant: Johnny Shannon
Charles Dufresne: John Landry
French crook: Alfred Hoffman
Gendarme: Michael Slater
Det-Sgt Crawford: Peter Byrne
Det-Insp Scott: Kenneth Watson
Det-Con Webb: Derek Anders
PC Newton: Michael Osborne
Sgt Wills: Nicholas Donnelly
Hoppy Needham: Ken Wynne
Rosie Everett: Jo Rowbottom
Lofty: Rex Taylor
Tom: John Rainer

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