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Something Like a Miracle


We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
by Gerry Huxham.
In 1921 a Labour council was voted in for the first time in the poverty-stricken borough of Poplar. They decided to break the law in order to help their voters.
Director Janet Whitaker. Stereo


Unknown: Gerry Huxham.
Director: Janet Whitaker.
George Lambury: John Church
Sam March: Keith Drinkel
Walter Green: Eric Allan
Chas Chandler: Ronald Herdman
George Cressall: Terence Edmond
Edgar Lansbury: Mark Straker
Minnie Lansbury: Joanna Myers
Susan Lawrence: Joanna Wake
Nellie Cressall: Theresa Streatfeild
Bessie Lansbury: Gudrun Ure
Lou Chandler: Ann Windsor
Virginia: Siriol Jenkins
Bill Thompson: Neil Roberts
JP SkeggS: Matthew Sim
Sir Alfred Mond: Brett Usher
Lloyd George: Peter Penry Jones
Edward Shortt: Andrew Wincott
Herbert Morrison: Jonathan Adams
William Gentry: Nicholas Murchie
Governor ofBrixton Prison: John Webb

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Something Like a Miracle

BBC Radio 4 FM, 12 October 1992 14.00

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