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A Handful of Thieves: Part 2: The Fireworks Party


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by Nina Bawden
Dramatised in four parts by Rosemary Anne Sisson
If Mr Gribble is a vegetarian, why have Fred and Sid seen him eating meat in a cafe...?


Author: Nina Bawden
Dramatised by: Rosemary Anne Sisson
Script Editor: Victor Pemberton
Designer: Barrie Dobbins
Producer: John McRae
Director: Barry Letts
Rosie: Helen Worth
Algy: John Gugolka
Fred: Martin Ratcliffe
Sid: Martin Skinner
Clio: Juliet Marshall
Old Puffer: Erik Chitty
Gran: Barbara Leake
Mr Gribble: Frank Mills
Mrs Beecham: Sheila Fay
Police Constable: John Levene
Shopper: Maggie Flint
Shopper: Annette Kerr
Shopper: Kristine Howarth
Shopper: Martin Gordon
Shopper: Sidney Johnson

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A Handful of Thieves: Part 2: The Fireworks Party

BBC One London, 29 September 1969 17.20

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