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THE FULL CAST LIST
AND PRODUCTION CREW
 
 ( PLUS THE RADIO SERIES)
 
 
The Cast
 
Audrey fforbes-Hamilton...................  PENELOPE KEITH 
Richard DeVere................................  PETER BOWLES 
Marjory Frobisher.............................  ANGELA THORNE 
Mrs Polouvicka.................................  DAPHNE HEARD 
Brabinger..........................................  JOHN RUDLING 
The Rector........................................  GERALD SIM 
Arnold Plunkett................................  DENNIS RAMSDEN 
J. J. Anderson...................................  JONATHAN ELSOM 
Bert...................................................  GEORGE TOVEY 
Arthur............................................... VINCENT BRIMBLE 
Ned...................................................  MICHAEL BILTON
Millie................................................  KIM GILBERT
Mrs. Patterson...................................  DAPHNE OXENFORD 
Trotter...............................................  MICHAEL RIPPER 
Linda Cartwright...............................  JAYNE LESTER 
Brigadier Lemington..........................  ANTHONY SHARP 
C.S.M. Godbolt.................................  SHAUN CURRY 
Mrs. Plunkett..................................... JOYCE WINDSOR 
Miller................................................  NICHOLAS McARDLE 
MacKenzie McLeod...........................  PAUL BARBER 
Bob Roberts.......................................  BLAIN FAIRMAN 
Purvis................................................  JOHN GLEESON 
Polly.................................................. CELIA IMRIE 
Spalding............................................  BEN ARIS 
Mrs Beecham.....................................  BETTY TUCKER 
Diana Hodge.....................................  JOAN BLACKHAM 
Policeman.......................................... ROGER BRIERLEY 
Kitchen Fitter....................................  RALPH WATSON 
Arthur Smith.....................................  BILL TRAVERS 
Hawkins............................................. DAVID LLOYD MEREDITH 
Sir William......................................... ANTHONY HOWARD 
Sir Peter Allenshaw............................  DAVID GARTH 
Dr Horton.......................................... MANNING WILSON 
Photographers Assistant..................... STEPHEN SIMMONDS 
Robert Edwards.................................. CLARK FLANAGAN 
Wanda Griffiths.................................  CAREY ROWE 
Lovejoy.............................................  RICHARD THORP 
Dawkins............................................  BRUCE BOULD 
Station Master...................................  WILLIAM MOORE 
Surveyor............................................  JON ILES 
Second Surveyor................................  BOGDAN KOMINOWSKI 
Mrs Proctor.......................................  GWEN CHERRELL 
Traffic Warden...................................  GORDON PETERS 
Cadwallader......................................  CHARLES KAY 
Twitcher............................................  ARNOLD PETERS 
Mlle Dutoit.......................................  RULA LENSKA 
Lumsden............................................  JOHN BARRON 
Gayforth............................................  PETER PENRY-JONES 
Hartley..............................................  BALLARD BERKELY 
Captain Newman...............................  TIM BARRETT 
Heatherington-Poole.........................  DANIEL CHATTO
 
Production
 
Script Writer........................ PETER SPENCE (Episodes 1 to 20 ) 
Script Writer........................ CHRISTOPHER BOND (Episode 21) 
Script Associate.................... CHRISTOPHER BOND (Eps 1 to 20) 
Music................................... RONNIE HAZLEHURST 
Designer.............................. IAN RAWNSLEY  (Episodes 1 to 14) 
Designer.............................. DACRE PUNT  (Episodes 15 to 21) 
Designer.............................. GLORIA CLAYTON  (Eps  18 & 20) 
P.A...................................... JOHN HOBBS 
A.F.M.................................. RICHARD BODEN 
Producers Assistant.............. KATE PAXTON 
Floor Assistant..................... MICHAEL DARBON 
Vision Mixer....................... JOHN BARCLAY 
Costume.............................. JUDY ALLEN 
Make-Up............................. FRANCES NEEDHAM 
TM1(Lighting)..................... HENRY BARBER 
TM2................................... TERRY WILD 
Sound Supervisor................. JACK SUDIC 
Gram Op.............................. BRIAN CLARK 
Crew.................................... 18 
Producer.............................. GARETH GWENLAN

 
THE RADIO SERIES
There were ten episodes of To The Manor Born broadcast by the BBC early in 1997. Six of the episodes were adaptations from the original T.V series and were subsequently released on audio tape, four were new stories especially written by Peter Spence for the radio.... 
The Cast
 
Audrey fforbes-Hamilton...................  PENELOPE KEITH 
Richard DeVere................................  KEITH BARRON 
Marjory Frobisher.............................  ANGELA THORNE 
Mrs Polouvicka.................................  MARGERY WITHERS 
Brabinger..........................................  NICHOLAS McARDLE 
The Rector........................................  NICHOLAS McARDLE 
Ned..................................................  FRANK MIDDLEMAS 
Arnold Plunkett...............................  FRANK MIDDLEMAS 
Mrs Plunket.....................................  ZULEMA DENE 
Mr Buckle........................................  FRANK MIDDLEMAS 
Dr Horton........................................  GEOFFREY WHITEHEAD 
Receptionist.....................................  MELANIE HUDSON 
Court Usher.....................................  FRANK MIDDLEMAS 
Mlle Dutoit.....................................   RULA LENSKA 
Podge Hodge..................................  ZULEMA DENE 
P.C. Dottle.....................................   KEVIN ELDER 
Lord Allenshaw...............................   FRANK MIDDLEMAS 
Brigadier Lemmington....................   JOHNATHAN ADAMS 
The Commander.............................   DOYNE BYRD
 
Production
 
Script Writer.................................... PETER SPENCE 
Broadcast Assistant.......................... LIZ TROTT 
Broadcast Assistant.......................... HELEN WILLIAMS 
Producer......................................... JANE BERTHOUD
 

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