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Introduced by Richard Dimbleby.
A magazine programme of film stories from the world's greatest city including
'London Rooftops'
'The Geffrye Museum'
Made by the Television Film Unit


Richard Dimbleby
Film research and direction:
John Rowdon
Film research and direction:
Duncan Ross
Film research and direction:
John Elliot
Film research and direction:
George Moresby White
Stephen McCormack

A comedy by Ian Hay and Stephen King-Hall
[Starring] Hugh Wakefield

The action takes place in a bedroom in a Portsmouth hotel, the wardroom of H.M.S. Mercury, and the living-room at Admiralty House.


Ian Hay
Stephen King-Hall
Campbell Logan
James Bould
Beryl McMillan
Tom D'Arcy, M.P.:
Jack Allen
Lieut.-Commander Peter Fraser, R.N.:
Bill Gates
Wardroom Steward:
Gordon Collyer
Susan Lashwood:
Philippa Hiatt
Lieut. Lashwood, R.N. (her brother):
Anthony Holmes
Sub-Lieut. Dobson, R.N.:
Peter Assinder
Admiral Sir Maximilian Godfrey, K.C.B.:
Hugh Wakefield
Lieut. the Hon. Willy Aughton-Formby, R.N. (his Flag Lieutenant):
Tom Gill
Jane Godfrey (his daughter):
Joy Shelton
Chief Steward at Admiralty House:
Alban Blakelock
Sir Henry Tompkinson, M.P.:
Anthony Shaw

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