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Brat Farrar


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Dramatised in six episodes by JAMES ANDREW HALL starring with and 3:
The Ashbys prepare to welcome a new heir to their family estate. But the homecoming spells danger for both him and them.
Music composed and conducted by DAVE GREENSLADE
Video effects DAVE JERVIS Script editor BRIAN WRIGHT Designer RAY LONDON


Unknown: Josephine Tey
Unknown: James Andrew Hall
Conducted By: Dave Greenslade
Unknown: Dave Jervis
Editor: Brian Wright
Designer: Ray London
Producer: Terrance Dicks
Director: Leonard Lewis
Beatrice Ashby: Angela Browne
Eleanor Ashby: Dominique Barnes
Simon Ashby and Brat Farrar: Mark Greenstreet
Lana: Denise Margetts
Ruth Ashby: Rebecca Bradley
Mr Gregg: Jeremy Young
Jane Ashby: Victoria Bradley
George Ledingham: Frederick Treves
Tony Toselli: Dylan Dolan
Archie Macallan: Gerard Kelly

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