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The Tripods


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A science-fiction adventure by JOHN CHRISTOPHER adapted in 13 episodes by ALICK ROWE
Henry and Beanpole have left the chateau to continue their journey to the White Mountains, leaving Will to follow with Eloise after the tournament.
But de Sarlat has other plans!
Costume designer PHOEBE DE GAYE Make-up designer SALLY SUTTON Designer VIC MEREDITH


Unknown: John Christopher
Unknown: Alick Rowe
Music By: Ken Freeman
Designer: Phoebe de Gaye
Designer: Sally Sutton
Designer: Vic Meredith
Producer: Richard Bates
Director: Graham Theakston
Will Parker: John Shackley
Henry Parker: Jim Baker
Beanpole: Ceri Seel
Count: Jeremy Young
Countess: Pamela Salem
Eloise: Charlotte Long
Due de Sarlat: Robin Langford
Saclay: Roger Hammond
Trouillon: Terry Forrestal
Christophe: Nadio Fortune

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