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Bachelor Father


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starring Ian Carmichael
Suggested by the life story of PETER LLOYD JEFFCOCK

8: Woman about the House
with Frank Thornton, Sonia Graham, Rosamund Greenwood
The Vicar's conviction that Peter and the family really should attend church is further strengthened by the assortment of attractive females he encounters when he comes to call....

Signature music by ERIC ROGERS
Incidental music by DENNIS WILSON


Written By: Richard Waring
Music By: Eric Rogers
Music By: Dennis Wilson
Designer: Austin Ruddy
Producer: Graeme Muir
Peter Lamb: Ian Carmichael
Ben: Ian Johnson
Christopher: Kevin Moran
Donald: Andrew Bowen
Anna: Briony McRoberts
Jo: Geraldine Cowper
Ginny: Jacqueline Cowper
Mrs Rathbone: Sonia Graham
Vicar: Frank Thornton
Miss Wilkinson: Rosamund Greenwood
Barbara: Hilary Pritchard
Vicki: Olivia Hamnett
Pamela: Anna Sharkey
Rita: Maxine Casson
Miss Spender: Heather Wright
Frances: Gaynor Jones
Neighbour: Fiona Curzon
First beautician: Moira Foot
Second beautician: Lesley Goldie
Window cleaner: David Pugh
Agnes: Betty Romaine
Olive: Hilary Mason
Choirboy: Stuart Lock

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