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Doos' Roost

on Regional Programme Scotland

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A comedy with music
Specially written for broadcasting
Book, lyrics, and music by Douglas Raitt
Hotel guests, a crooner, waiters, a page, etc.
The action takes place in and around The Doves' Rest, a hotel somewhere in North-East Scotland
At the pianos, Jimmy Ross and Bill Thomson
Musical arrangements by Ruby Duncan
Production by Alan Melville


Douglas Raitt
Jimmy Ross
Bill Thomson
Ruby Duncan
Alan Melville
Joint owners of The Doves' Rest:
Meg Martin: Addie Ross
Dorothy Martin:
Enid Pinkham
McKay (general factotum at The Doves' Rest):
John Mearns
Henry Higgins (a guest, mainly because of Dorothy):
Howard M. Lockhart
Lili di Vicci (another guest, solely because of Henry):
Dorothy Forrest
Montague Blackface (her accomplice):
Tom Forbes

Regional Programme Scotland

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Regional Programme is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 9th March 1930 and ended on the 9th September 1939. It was replaced by BBC Home Service.

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