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Green Cars Go East

Summary
BBC production of Paul Vincent Carroll’s Green Cars Go East transmitted, says the listing in the Radio Times, ‘from Edinburgh’.
Theatre play
Green Cars Go East by Paul Vincent Carroll (1900-1968) [more information]
Date of transmission
Tuesday 19 February 1957
Time
8.15pm
Channel
BBC Television
Production company
BBC

Credits

Director
Pharic Maclaren
Producer
James Crampsey
Playwright
Paul Vincent Carroll (1900-1968)
Designer
Jack Notman
Cast
Jameson ClarkSergeant Anderson
Joan FitzpatrickMrs Chrone
Helena GloagMiss Busbee
Andrew KeirTed Lewis
Alistair MacLeanAndy Cairns
Doris McLatchieMary Lewis
Effie MorrisonMiss Scott
David MowatBert Purdie
Douglas MurchieMr Gongg
Bryden MurdochJohnnie McHardie
Bill SimpsonBill Lewis
James SutherlandMatt Murphy
Jean Taylor Smith (1900-1990)Agnes Lewis
Frank WylieCharlie Lewis

Additional details

Play tags
Scottish drama; unemployment

Print sources

Title
BBC Television: Green Cars Go East (Newspaper review)
Reference
The Times, 20 February 1957, p. 11
Title
Radio Times, 15 February 1957 (Magazine)
Linking notes
article and liting on p. 17

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