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The Riff Raff Element

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 six-part drama series I by Debbie Horsfield , writer of Making Out, which follows the fortunes, triumphs and disasters of two catastrophically mismatched families - or are they?
Two days before Christmas, and Roger Tundish , recently recalled ambassador from San
Andres, is upsetting his family at Tundish Hall. Meanwhile, Petula Belcher walks into a Manchester job centre in search of a proper job. But is she the right sort of person?
Producer LizTrubridge
Director Simon Cellan Jones
SEE PREVIEW page 4

Contributors

Unknown: Debbie Horsfield
Unknown: Roger Tundish
Unknown: Tundish Hall.
Unknown: Petula Belcher
Director: Simon Cellan Jones
Mortimer: Richard Hope
Boyd: Nicholas Farrell
Phoenix: Pippa Guard
Roger: Ronald Pickup
Joanna: Celia Imrie
Acky: Trevor Peacock
Nathan: Ashley Wright
Pet: Mossie Smith
Carmen: Jayne Ashbourne
Declan: Cal MacAninch
Oliver: Stewart Pile
Dearbhla: Kate Binchy
Granny Grogan: Brenda Bruce
Alister: Greg Wise
Vincent: George Costigan
Jed: Con O'Neill
PC: Nicholas Fry
Father Casper: Lionelguyett

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The Riff Raff Element

BBC One London, 2 April 1993 21.30






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