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Fresh as Paint

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A television play by David Turner.
From the BBC's Midland Television Studio

Beryl (Eileen Barry) finds the brotherly love of John (John Baddeley) and Henry (Peter Wilde) leading to strained relations in the play at 8.45
The arrival of Henry Lovatt, the go-ahead son of one of the older workers at a Midland paint factory, brings an uneasiness not only to those who are personally involved with him, but to those who have to adapt themselves to his methods. Human fallibility, however, is a great leveller, as Henry and the rest of the factory discover...

Contributors

Writer: David Turner
Production: Victor Menzies
Designer: Margaret Peacock
Sam Wilkes: Chris Gittins
Bert Lovatt: Harry Stubbs
John Lovatt: John Baddeley
Henry Lovatt: Peter Wilde
Valerie Gibbs: Thelma Rogers
Beryl West: Eileen Barry
Gwen Roberts: Judith Hackett
Mr Hepton: Ronald Baddiley
Bill: John Dexter
Jack: Arnold Peters

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