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Afternoon Theatre

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When There's Nowhere Else to Go by T. D. WEBSTER with Colin Douglas Roger Hume and Nigel Lambert
After two years' National Service and a violent row with his father, Bill Cart-wright signed on as a regular soldier and broke all ties with his family. Now, 17 years later, he has come home, apparently in prodigal spirit, yet the refuge he seeks would seem to be from the present rather than the past.
Directed by ROGER PINE BBC Birmingham

Contributors

Unknown: T. D. Webster
Unknown: Colin Douglas
Unknown: Roger Hume
Unknown: Nigel Lambert
Directed By: Roger Pine
Bill: Roger Hume
Arthur: Colin Douglas
Brian: Nigel Lambert
Ann: Maggie McCarthy
Gwen: Patricia Gallimore
Alice: Heather Barrett
Linda: Jane Galloway
Mr Martin: Ralph Lawton

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