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Mad Rats and Englishmen

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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.
A comedy by PAUL WOLFSON with In the basement laboratories of Drake's Hospital, Professor
Hare is experimenting on sewer rats. In the operating theatre all but one of an entire medical team go simultaneously mad. Can there be a connection? Dr Dawson, though spared from insanity, finds himself the unwilling object of the professor's psychiatric care.
Directed by MATTHEW WALTERS Stereo
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Contributors

Comedy By: Paul Wolfson
Directed By: Matthew Walters
Dr Dawson: Nickolas Grace
Prof Hare: Lain Cuthbertson
Withers: Jonathan Tafler
Lord Crowe: Manning Wilson
Wood: John Webb
Dennis: Steven Harrold
Scrub nurse: Julie Berry
Circulating nurse: Zelah Clarke
Security man/German: Michael Deacon
Research registrars: Kim Wall.
Research registrars: Victoria Carung

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Mad Rats and Englishmen

BBC Radio 4 FM, 2 February 1988 15.00






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