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An account of the events surrounding the mysterious death of Amy Robsart in September 1560
Compiled from contemporary sources by ALISON PLOWDEN with Betty Huntley-Wright
Noel Howlett , Arthur Lawrence
Michael McClain , Humphrey Morton Brian Poyser , Austin Trevor


Unknown: Alison Plowden
Unknown: Betty Huntley-Wright
Unknown: Noel Howlett
Unknown: Arthur Lawrence
Unknown: Michael McClain
Unknown: Humphrey Morton
Unknown: Brian Poyser
Unknown: Austin Trevor
Produced By: Joe Burroughs
Count de Feria: Preston Lockwood
Queen Elizabeth: Patricia Leventon
Bishop de Quadra: Alan Wheatley
Amy: Jane Wenham
Robert Dudley: Frank Duncan
Thomas Blount: Patrick Barr
Nicholas Throckmorton: Henry Stamper
Narrator: Richard Hurndall

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