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The Takeover


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An adventure serial in six parts by DAVID HOPKINS with John Pullen as Ian Farnham
Part 6:Double Cross Times Two' James has been in contact with me ever since this thing started. He kept telling me to leave it all to him. No wonder! '
Produced by ROGER PINE


Unknown: David Hopkins
Unknown: John Pullen
Produced By: Roger Pine
Ian Farnham: John Pullen
Joanna Farnham: Daphne Rogers
Tony: Jean England
Gerald Stevens: Frederick Treves
Sir Frederick paisley: Godfrey Kenton
Inspector James: Henry Stamper
Baldwin: Wilfrid Carter
Beresford: Arthur Cox
Smith: Sean Arnold
Lady Palsley: Margot Boyd
Payne: James Thomason
Canelli: Alexander John
MettiO: Nigel Lambert
PC Richardson: Peter Baldwin
Chief Supt Marlowe: Charles Simon
Sgt Dickley: Peter Tuddenham

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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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