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Bright Day


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A six-part dramatisation by Eric Pringle of J B Priestley's novel evoking the town and country of the author's youth before the First World War. David Hargreaves stars as Gregory Dawson. 1: Looking back on his youth in 1912, Gregory remembers how he arrived in the town of Bruddersford. Wrth Gareth Armstong. Elaine Claxton. Teresa Gallagher. Tara Dominick , Paul Panting. Peter Whitman and James Taylor. Music by Les Brown. Laurence Rossi and Tony Gamage Producer Adrian Bean


Unknown: Eric Pringle
Unknown: David Hargreaves
Unknown: Gregory Dawson.
Unknown: Wrth Gareth Armstong.
Unknown: Elaine Claxton.
Unknown: Teresa Gallagher.
Unknown: Tara Dominick
Unknown: Paul Panting.
Unknown: Peter Whitman
Unknown: James Taylor.
Unknown: Laurence Rossi
Elizabeth Earl: Frances Jeater
Young Gregory: Peter Kenny
Ackworth: Steve Hodson
Uncle Miles: John Evitts
Aunt Hilda/Lady Hamdean: Margaret John
Lord Harndean: Gavin Muir

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