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Libel on a Liar by G. W. Target with Coral Fairweather
John Dearth , Tim Seely
A teacher who writes a novel about his school stirs up mud that is three years deep.
Cast in order of speaking:
Other parts played by members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company
Produced by R. D. SMITH


Unknown: G. W. Target
Unknown: Coral Fairweather
Unknown: John Dearth
Unknown: Tim Seely
Produced By: R. D. Smith
Tom: Brian Hewlett
Mrs Southcott: Coral Fairweather
Mary: Elizabeth Morgan
Miller: Leigh Crutchley
Woodgate: Brian Wilde
Mrs Wilson: Jane Wenham
Miss Richards: Jean Dallas
Miss Flynn: Molly Rankin
Bowler: John Dearth
Kathy Moriarti: Elizabeth Morgan
Steve Moriarti: Tim Seely
Tug Wilson: Malcolm Knight

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