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Afternoon Theatre


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Going for Broke, a six-part comedy series by GEORGE BAKER with Andrew Sachs as John Morse Bryan Pringle as Bill Yates Miriam Margolyes as Wendy Dilys Laye as Ethel Denica Fairman as Anne and Terry Wogan as himself 2: The Key to the Door
John Morse has to 'cope' with the problems of an ex-wife, a front-door key and 700 Friesian cows.
HARRY PITCH (mouth organ)
Directed by GLYN DEARMAN. Stereo


Unknown: George Baker
Unknown: Andrew Sachs
Unknown: John Morse
Unknown: Bryan Pringle
Unknown: Bill Yates
Unknown: Miriam Margolyes
Unknown: Wendy Dilys Laye
Unknown: Ethel Denica Fairman
Unknown: Terry Wogan
Unknown: John Morse
Unknown: Harry Pitch
Directed By: Glyn Dearman.
Jane: Narissa Knights
Alf: Arnold Diamond
Ellen: Fiona Walker
Shaun: Sean Barrett

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