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First of the Summer Wine


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by Roy Clarke.
July 1939: any thoughts of impending war fade into insignificance the morning after the annual co-op dance. It must have been all that dreamy music....
2: Compo Drops In with Designer STEPHAN PACZAI Produced and directed by MIKE STEPHENS


Unknown: Roy Clarke.
Designer: Stephan Paczai
Directed By: Mike Stephens
Norman Clegg: David Fenwick
Mrs Clegg: Maggie Ollerenshaw
Sherbet: Paul Oldham
Anita Pillsworth: Linda Davidson
Seymour: Paul McLain
Compo: Paul Wyett
Ivy: Sarah Dangerfield
Dilys: Joanne Heywood
Mr Scrimshaw: Derek Benfield
Customer: Michael Bilton
Nora: Helen Patrick
Lena: Judy Flynn
Wally: Gary Whitaker
Foggy: Richard Lumsden
Radio newsreader: Richard Aylen
Lady in house: Kathleen Worth
Mrs Norbury: Patricia England
Mexican admiral: Joe Belcher
Mr Clegg: Peter Sallis

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First of the Summer Wine

BBC One London, 10 September 1989 19.15

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