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Shadow on the Sun: 3: We Must Go South!


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A new serial for radio.
A shadow on the sun means increasing cold on earth. Brighton and Neale discover an unknown blood virus which makes the victim impervious to cold. To keep warm, people begin to demand transfusions of infected blood.


Written By: Gavin Blakeney
Music By: Edwin Braden
Produced By: John Hooper
John Brighton: William Lucas
Theo Neale: William Sylvester
Eleanor Brighton: Sarah Lawson
Bill Harris: Colin Gordon
Susan Harris: Helen Lindsay
Stewardess: Margaret Wolfit
Farmer: Lockwood West
Pilot: Philip Cunningham
Freedman: Peter Hawkins
Hanson: Frederick Treves

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Shadow on the Sun: 3: We Must Go South!

Light Programme, 20 October 1961 20.00

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