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The Les Dawson Show


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starring Les Dawson with Roy Barraclough , Graeme Garden ,
Brian Godfrey , Peter Goodwright , Johnny More , Mo Moreland , Patrick Mower , Toni Palmer , and Jane Marie Osborne , the Roly Polys.
Les's talents are shown to their fullest in this hilarious mixture of comedy and music. Script associate BARRY CRYER
Musical director ALYN AINSWORTH Choreographer JEFF RICHER Written by LES DAWSON,


Unknown: Roy Barraclough
Unknown: Graeme Garden
Unknown: Brian Godfrey
Unknown: Peter Goodwright
Unknown: Johnny More
Unknown: Mo Moreland
Unknown: Patrick Mower
Unknown: Toni Palmer
Unknown: Jane Marie Osborne
Unknown: Barry Cryer
Unknown: Barry Cryer.
Unknown: David Nobbs.
Unknown: Paul Minett
Unknown: Brian Leveson
Designer: Martin Methven
Directed By: John Bishop

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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.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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