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: Target for Tonight

The famous war film of the R.A.F.
(to 16.00)


Director: Harry Watt

: Quality Street

A comedy by J. M. Barrie.
(Ann South appears by permission of London Film Productions, Ltd.)


Author: J. M. Barrie
Dances arranged by: Charlotte Bidmead
Producer: Campbell Logan
Narrator: Bruce Belfrage
Miss Fanny Willoughby: Jennifer Grey
Miss Willoughby: Valentine Dunn
Miss Henrietta Turnbull: Margaret Goodman
Patty: Maxine Audley
Miss Susan ThrosseI: Jean Forbes Robertson
Miss Phoebe Throssel: Thea Holme
Recruiting Sergeant: E.J. Kennedy
Valentine Brown: Bryan Coleman
Isabella: Shirley Lorimer
Master Arthur Wellesley Tomson: David Cole
Miss Charlotte Parratt: Ann South
Ensign Blades: Donald Clive
Harriet: Diana Manship
Lieut Spicer: Bill Shine
An old soldier: Philip Holles

: News

(sound only)
(to 22.30)

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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