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The Visit: Fighting for Jamie

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The fourth of five dramatic journeys in people's lives with Desmond Wilcox
Jamie, a lovely 2-year-old, is the youngest of the three children of Jane and Peter [text removed]. They live what seems an ideal life in the sunshine of Lanzarote, where the [text removed] have a business. But Jamie and his family are in search of a miracle. He was born deaf and blind. His world is dark and silent. They plan a visit to a remarkable family centre in London, where miracles sometimes do happen, in the search for some way to communicate with Jamie. Jamie's story even touched the heart of the Princess of Wales, who visited him while he was at the family centre, at a time when everybody was waiting, and working, for that miracle. Film cameraman ALEX SCOTT Film recordist ROY ARGYLE
Film editor ROBERT BURNETT Director ALEX MCCALL
Producer DESMOND WILCOX * CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: Desmond Wilcox
Unknown: Peter [text removed].
Unknown: Alex Scott
Editor: Robert Burnett
Director: Alex McCall
Producer: Desmond Wilcox

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The Visit: Fighting for Jamie

BBC One London, 10 July 1985 21.25






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