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Strike it Rich!

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.
A serial in six parts devised by JOE WATERS 4: Contract written by ERIC PAICE
While Joe Pearce 's business is rapidly losing money, his son Rick is beginning to make a name for himself in the pop world. Jeanette has really taken to the good life - and to Mark Ashe in particular.
Jack Kingsley finds himself plagued by women - wife, sister and ex-mistress. Saxon is obviously playing a devious game, but no one can figure out exactly what he's up to.
Music by DAVID mindel , DON GOULD Videotape editor ALAN DIXON
Make-up SHELAGH GUNN TAYLOR Costume designer FIONA MATHERS Director MICHAEL OWEN MORRIS Producer JOE WATERS
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Contributors

Written By: Eric Paice
Unknown: Joe Pearce
Unknown: Mark Ashe
Unknown: Jack Kingsley
Music By: David Mindel
Music By: Don Gould
Editor: Alan Dixon
Unknown: Shelagh Gunn Taylor
Designer: Fiona Mathers
Director: Michael Owen Morris
Kelly: Robert McIntosh
Jack Kingsley: John Stone
Lady Bentley: Louie Ramsay
Saxon: Jerry Harte
Baxter: Victor Winding
Jeanette Stevenson: Gillian McCutcheon
Ken Stevenson: Tom Adams
Kirstie: Julie Graham
Jamie: Richard Jamieson
Mrs Morris: Megs Jenkins
Joe Pearce: Brian Miller
Mrs Pearce: Dinah Handley
Rick Pearce: Gary Tibbs
Steven Bentley: Jack Ellis
Gerald Hapgood: David Savile
Dorothy Sadler: Julia McCarthy
Stella Kingsley: Anna Mottram
Elizabeth Sumner: Anne Ridler
Claire: Patricia Maynard
Greg Kingsley: Lauren Beales
Chairman: Daviid Hanson
Fordham: Andrew Forbes
Mark Ashe: Peter Penry-Jones
Wayne: Adam Rogers
Tommy: Pete Lee-Wilson
Sheik Rashees: John Pennington
Janet: Madeleine Howard
Sharpies: Roy Evans
Reg (news vendor): Norman Mitchell
Parson: Robert Ralph
Mrs Beckford: Marsha Millar
Collins: Christopher Saul






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