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Only Time Would Tell

Synopsis

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.
Harold Williamson revisits The Pop Preacher
Paul Jobson could always make them sit up and take notice. The young curate turned his church crypt into a disco and talked sex in a language teenagers could understand. It was the Swinging 60s and he was certain he could get them back to the church. He failed, but he hit the headlines
-then left for a quiet post in the country.
Now he's back in another south London parish as rector. This time he's after the whole family-with a four-ale bar in the crypt. The takings keep a roof on his church, and his ideas get royal approval with a visit by The Queen Mother. But does draught bitter win worshippers or just darts throwers and domino players?
Film cameraman JOHN baker Sound NIGEL WOODFORD
Film edItor JESSE PAI. ..\ £ ER Producer JENNY palmir

Contributors

Unknown: Harold Williamson
Unknown: Paul Jobson
Editor: Jesse Pai.

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