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When the Boat Comes In


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in Happy New Year, Some Say by ALEX GLASGOW with ' You will hear these prophets talk of silver linings in the clouds - the worst is over, they say, it's been a bad year and next year will turn the corner ... '
Cast in order of appearance:
Series created by JAMES MITCHELL Script editor WILLIAM HUMBLE Designer AUSTIN RUDDY


Unknown: Alex Glasgow
Unknown: James Mitchell
Producer: Leonard Lewis
Director: Bill Hays
Jack: James Bolam
Jessie: Susan Jameson
Bill: James Garbutt
Bella: Jean Heywood
Bella: Jean Heywood
Jacker: Kevin Dryden
Tich: Douglas Wilson
Davie: Stephen Little
Bill: James Garbutt
Sarah Robinson: Lyn Douglas
Billy: Edward Wilson
Jack: James Bolam
Sandy: Bill Simpson
Tom: John Nightingale
Miss Barrington: Anne Jameson
Richard Harley Evans: James Grout
Arthur: Geoffrey Rose
Jessie: Susan Jameson
Mr Redshaw: Roger Avon
Policeman: Neil McCaul

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When the Boat Comes In

BBC One London, 18 March 1976 20.10

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