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For Listeners of All Ages
Afternoon Out
Wilfred Pickles and Sir Joseph Qualtrough , Speaker of the House of Keys, under the famous clock at Castle Rushen
Wilfred Pickles visits
Castle Rushen and the Nautical Museum in Castletown, Isle of Man
Among others he meets at the Castle :
Sir Joseph Qualtrough
Speaker of the House of Keys at the Nautical Museum:
B. R. S. Megaw
Director of the Manx Museum,
Programme arranged and scripted by Margaret ,Potter Scenes from the past re-enacted in the studio by John Blain. Madeleine Vacher
Graham Tennant , Herbert Smith
Geoffrey Banks. John Wardle
Sian Davies. Joe Holmes
Ian Piper


Unknown: Wilfred Pickles
Unknown: Sir Joseph Qualtrough
Unknown: Sir Joseph Qualtrough
Unknown: Margaret Potter
Unknown: John Blain.
Unknown: Madeleine Vacher
Unknown: Graham Tennant
Unknown: Herbert Smith
Unknown: Geoffrey Banks.
Unknown: John Wardle
Unknown: Sian Davies.
Unknown: Joe Holmes
Unknown: Ian Piper

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