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The Les Dawson Show


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Les Dawson has become a comedy institution and that's where he belongs - judge for yourself in this half-hour of song, dance and humour. Special guest stars: Brian Blessed and David Essex with Brenda Cochrane
Lia Malcolm and Jay Jolley. Musical director JOHN COLEMAN
Choreography GRAHAM FLETCHER Script editor CHARUE ADAMS Written by LES DAWSON.


Unknown: David Essex
Unknown: Brenda Cochrane
Unknown: Lia Malcolm
Unknown: Jay Jolley.
Director: John Coleman
Unknown: Graham Fletcher
Editor: Charue Adams
Written By: Les Dawson.
Written By: Charlie Adams.
Written By: Paul Alexander.
Written By: Gavin Osbon
Written By: Andy Walker
Unknown: Hugh Barker
Unknown: Dickie Higham
Design: John Anderson
Unknown: Stewart Morris

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We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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