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Saturday-Night Theatre

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The Englishman Abroad by CHRISTOPHER DOUGLAS with Michael Cochrane
Robert Lang, Michael Kitchen, David Threlfall. Douglas Jardine set out in the winter of 1932 with the avowed intent of destroying 'those ruddy convicts'. He was talking about the Australian cricket team and he intended to destroy them with bat and ball and particularly with his major weapon Harold Larwood. The tour became known as the Bodyline Tour and Jardine's tactics earned him the hatred of every Australian.
Directed by JANE MORGAN

Contributors

Unknown: Christopher Douglas
Unknown: Michael Cochrane
Unknown: Robert Lang.
Unknown: Michael Kitchen
Unknown: David Threlfall
Unknown: Douglas Jardine
Unknown: Harold Larwood.
Directed By: Jane Morgan
Douglas Jardine (Capt): Michael Cochrane
Gubby Allen: Robert East
Bob Wyatt: Haydn Wood
The Nawab of Pataudi: Sam Dastor
Harold Larwood: Michael Kitchen
Bill Voce: David Threlfall
Bill Bowes: Peter Joyce
Maurice Leyland: John Church
Pelham Warner (Manager): Robert Lang
Perrin: Patrick Barr
Higson: John Bott
Bill Woodfull (Capt): Edmund Pegge
Donald Bradman: Christopher Blake
Jack Fingleton: Nick Tate
Vic Richardson: Damon Sanders
Stan McCabe: Peter Dahlsen
Tim Wall: Graham Faulkner
Oxlade: Philip Dunbar
Jeanes: Gordon Reid
Jack Ryder: Gordon Gostelow
Allan Kippax: Michael McStay
Alf Noble: Martin Friend
Gaumont British News: Christopher Douglas
Arthur Carr (Notts Capt): Stephen Thorne
Commander O'Sullivan: Michael Spice
George V: Brian Haines

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