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Someone at the Door

Summary
1949 BBC live studio production of the comedy thriller Someone at the Door by Dorothy Christie and Campbell Christie.
Theatre play
Someone at the Door by Dorothy Christie and Campbell Christie (1893-1963) [more information]
Date of transmission
Tuesday 11 January 1949
Time
8.30-10.00pm
Channel
BBC Television

Credits

Producer
Ian Atkins
Playwright
Campbell Christie (1893-1963)
Playwright
Dorothy Christie
Cast
Frederick BradshawBill Reid
Robert CawdronPrice
Richard HurndallRonnie Martin
Diarmuid KellyPC O’Brien
Iris RussellSally Martin
Campbell SingerHarry Kapel, JP
Patrick TroughtonSergeant Spedding

Additional details

Origination
Live from studio
Vision original
Monochrome
Later transmissions
Presented again at 3.00pm on Friday 14 January 1949.
Notes
Credited in Radio Times, 7 January 1949 to ‘Dorothy Campbell Christie’.
Extant status
No archival copy is known to exist.
Play tags
comedy; journalism / the press / newspapers; murder; thriller

Print sources

Title
Radio Times, 7 January 1949 (Magazine)
Linking notes
listing, p. 26; brief article, p. 24

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