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The Curious Case of Victor Grayson

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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
This film tells the extraordinary story of Victor Grayson , Socialist MP for Colne Valley from 1907 to 1910. He was a political
Phenomenon and many saw him as a future Prime Minister. Yet his
Parliamentary career lasted Just three years.
Grayson's claim to fame lies in his mysterious disappearance from public and private life. On 17
September 1920, accompanied by two men, he walked out of his fashionable London flat.
Friends and family never saw him again. Nobody appears to know why or where he went. A recent biography of Grayson by David Clark , MP reveals new evidence which answers some of the questions which have remained unanswered for over 60 years.
Film editor CAROL MCGILLIVRAY Producer and narrator DAVID JONES
Director MORRIS BAKER

Contributors

Unknown: Victor Grayson
Unknown: David Clark
Editor: Carol McGillivray
Narrator: David Jones
Director: Morris Baker
Victor Grayson: Michael Carter

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The Curious Case of Victor Grayson

BBC Two England, 3 October 1985 20.20






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