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The Galactic Garden

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A spectacular science-fiction adventure set among the wildlife of a garden by ANDREW SACHS and JOHN DOWNER with Visitors from the artificial planet Orbito return through time to the Earth of today. They have a problem - they are less than an inch tall. Seen from their tiny viewpoint, it's a world of creatures of horrifying proportions, where giant spiders weave terrible traps, earwigs tend golden eggs and even the garden tortoise provides an unconventional ride. Orbito's historian, the hapless Vektor, finds his knowledge of Earth sadly lacking as he and Plasmid explore a world in which the gardener's casual actions can have catastrophic effects....
Radiophonic music by ELIZABETH PARKER
Lighting CEDRIC RICH
Designer STEPHEN BROWNSEY Photography ALAN HEYWARD Produced and directed by JOHN DOWNER BBC Bristol
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Contributors

Garden By: Andrew Sachs
Unknown: John Downer
Music By: Elizabeth Parker
Unknown: Cedric Rich
Designer: Stephen Brownsey
Designer: Photography Alan Heyward
Directed By: John Downer
Vektor: Andrew Sachs
Plasmid: Sarah Neville
Chimaera: Mona Bruce
Father: Christian Rodska
Mother: Stella Monsell
Danny: Richard Spencer

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