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The Animals Roadshow

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with Desmond Morris and Sarah Kennedy
Where do cats have no tails, and sheep have four horns? And where is the only horse-drawn tramway in the world? Desmond and Sarah cross the sea to the Isle of Man to discover some of the island's distinctive animal heritage and take a ride with its unique 'Trammers'. Desmond finds out that the island's rare tail-less cats come in rumpy and stumpy, as well as risers. And in the shadow of 12th-century
Peel Castle he meets the original castle dogs of Europe. Sarah visits Government
House, home of the island's
Lieutenant Governor and his four-horned sheep. Far from the crowds, she meets pop star Rick Wakeman at home with family and rabbits; and takes a stroll on the beach with racing driver Nigel Mansell and his labradors. And what has Wincey Willis got in store in her menagerie? Research
CAROLINE DAVIDSON. ALISON FORSYTH Producer IAN CHRISTIE Editor DAVID MARTIN BBC Scotland
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Contributors

Unknown: Desmond Morris
Unknown: Sarah Kennedy
Unknown: Rick Wakeman
Unknown: Nigel Mansell
Unknown: Wincey Willis
Unknown: Caroline Davidson.
Unknown: Alison Forsyth
Producer: Ian Christie
Editor: David Martin

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The Animals Roadshow

BBC One London, 5 June 1988 17.40






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