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by NIGEL HINTON starring
Blue Suede Shoes
Buddy finds out about the Beast - but just what sort of work Dad does at night remains a worrying mystery.
At least Buddy persuades him to come to Parents
Day, but is horrified when Dad turns up in his best Teddy Boy outfit.
There's still no news of Mum, until, one evening.....
Photography JOHN GOODYER Producer ROGER TONGE (R)


Unknown: Nigel Hinton
Unknown: John Goodyer
Producer: Roger Tonge
Terry: Roger Daltrey
Buddy: Wayne Goddard
Carol: Kay Stonham
Beast: Duncan Preston
Mr Normington: Norman Bird
Charmian: Lorraine Plummer
Julius: Dennis Victory
Mrs Rybeero: Ena Cabayo
Mr Rybeero: Lloyd Anderson

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