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Don't Ask Us


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with Frank Abbott , Russell Davies
David Henry , Maureen Lipman Adrienne Posta , Richard Stilgoe
These fast-moving revues will have a regular cast of six, all under the age of 30. You will notice two graduates from the Cambridge Footlights, a great little trouper from Australia, and a thoroughly nice young lady from somewhere North of the Thames.
Script editor AUSTIN STEELE
Orchestra directed by ALAN BRADEN Costumes PAULA BRUCE
Kxecutive producer JOHN AMMONDS Produced by DAVID O'CLEE


Unknown: Frank Abbott
Unknown: Russell Davies
Unknown: David Henry
Unknown: Maureen Lipman
Unknown: Adrienne Posta
Unknown: Richard Stilgoe
Directed By: Alan Braden
Directed By: Costumes Paula Bruce
Design: Gillian Howard
Produced By: David O'Clee

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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