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The Tales of Para Handy: The Piper


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Second of three new comic adventures starring Gregor Fisher as the captain of Scotland's most unreliable cargo boat.
When the hapless crew are entrusted with delivering a piper to a society wedding, they pick up an imposter who wants to elope with the bride. However, the course of true love doesn't run smoothly.
Written by Michael Russell


Written By: Michael Russell
Producer: Colin Gilbert
Director: Ron Bain
Para Handy: Gregor Fisher
Macphail: Rikki Fulton
Dougie: Sean Scanlan
Sunny Jim: Andrew Fairlie
Andrew Campbell: Paul Young
Liz Kelly: Sally Howitt
Angus Monroe: Iain Cuthbertson
Hughie MacDiarmid: Andrew Robertson
Maire Monroe: Karen Westwood
John MacBryde: David Tennant
Rankin: Michael Carter
Sergeant Hamilton: Robert McIntosh
Constable: Ronald Simon

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The Tales of Para Handy: The Piper

BBC One London, 7 August 1995 21.30

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