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Next to No Wife

Summary
1959 BBC Television production of Next to No Wife, a comedy by Charles Campbell Gairdner and C. B. Pulman, transmitted from the BBC’s television studio in Scotland.
Theatre play
Next to No Wife by Charles Campbell Gairdner and C. B. Pulman [more information]
Date of transmission
Tuesday 17 November 1959
Time
8.45-9.45pm
Channel
BBC Television
Production company
BBC

Credits

Producer
Finlay J. Macdonald
Playwright
Charles Campbell Gairdner
Playwright
C. B. Pulman
Designer
Robert Macgowan
Cast
Sheila BallantineElin
William CormackTaxi Driver
Lisa DanielyLisette
Esmond KnightArchibald Brodie
John McGregorLord Shiel
Robert RobinsonPerry Dixon
Joseph TomeltyCanon Fergus Brodie
Elaine WellsMaria

Additional details

Play tags
comedy; marriage; Scottish drama

Print sources

Title
Radio Times, 13 November 1959 (Magazine)
Linking notes
listing, article and photograph on p. 15
Title
Scottish Television Nightmare: Next to No Wife (Newspaper review)
Reference
The Times, 18 November 1959, p. 4

Record Stats

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