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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.
The book by Barry Pain freely adapted as a serial for radio by Derail Roberts with Clive Morton and Frances Rowe
4: The Lion Tamer
Produced! by Norman Wright
Nathaniel Brookes 's Magic Ring, sent as a bread-and-butter present by the dog-housed James Havern , is promptly spurned by Ernest Barley . But his wife Mary takes a fancy to it and wears it herself—with surprising results.


Book By: Barry Pain
Unknown: Derail Roberts
Unknown: Clive Morton
Unknown: Frances Rowe
Produced By: Norman Wright
Unknown: Nathaniel Brookes
Unknown: James Havern
Unknown: Ernest Barley
James Havern: Hugh Dickson
Nathaniel Brookes: Lionel Gamldn
Ernest Barley: Clive Morton
George Mason: James Thomason
Rebecca Carcow: Nan Marriott-Watson
Ezra Carcow: Cyril Shaps
Maud: Freda Dowie
Jane: Virginia Hewett
Mary Barley: Frances Rowe

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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