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A play for broadcasting by Sheila Cregeen
Other parts played by members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company
Produced by John Gibson


Broadcasting By:
Sheila Cregeen
Produced By:
John Gibson
Mac a Faille:
Brian O'Higgins
Sheila Brennan
Alanna Boyce
Robert Rietty
Widow Casmund:
Mary O'Farrell
Vorry Casmund:
Peggy Marshall
John Hollis
Edmond Casmund:
Wilfrid Brambell
Calyhoney Foster:
Doreen Keogh
The Lockman:
Blaise Wyndham
The Miller:
Jack Cunningham
The Miller's Wife:
Shela Ward
The Fiddler:
Dermot McDowell

by R. S. Nyholm, F.R.S. Professor of Chemistry, University College, London
Professor Nyholm argues that the drive to produce scientists and technologists in ever greater abundance and the increasing emphasis on applied research seriously endangers the pursuit of fundamental research, upon which future progress is ultimately dependent.


R. S. Nyholm, F.R.S.

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