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Common as Muck

Synopsis

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.
Drama series that follows the adventures of a gang of dustbin men as they face the realities of privatisation.
The revolution is fully underway, and the collected works of Shakespeare and a cash bonus are all that is needed to unhinge the friendships of a lifetime.
* Edward Woodward's Kind of Day: page

Contributors

Written By: William Ivory
Producer: John Chapman
Director: David Evans
Unknown: Edward Woodward
Ken: Neil Dudgeon
Nev: Edward Woodward
Foxy: Tim Healy
Bernard: Richard Ridings
Jonno: Stephen Lord
Sunil: Anthony Barclay
Denice: Nimmy March
John Parry: Roy Hudd
George Ward: Paul Kember
Guy Simmons: Ian Mercer
Sharon: Kathy Burke
Dulcie: Freda Dowie
Marie: Michelle Holmes
Brian Forget: Douglas Henshall
Philip Edwards: Tom Craig
Fiona Edwards: Kathryn Allerston
Ted: Mike Kelly

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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.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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