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Title When the boat comes in. Series 1 [videorecording] / created by James Mitchell.

Publication Info. Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada : BFS Entertainment & Multimedia Limited, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD Television Series    WHE-1    Available
Description 4 videodiscs (approximately 11.2 hr.) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical dolby digital rda
video file DVD video rda
System Details DVD; Dolby Digital.
Cast James Bolam, Susan Jameson, James Garbutt, Jean Heywood, Tom Nightingale, Michelle Newell, Edward Wilson, Malcolm Terris, Madelaine Newton, Geoffrey Rose, Basil Henson.
Note Originally broadcast on BBC in 1975.
Contents A land fit for heroes and idiots -- Say hello ... Say tirra -- Fish in woolly jumpers -- Swords and pick handles -- Coal comfort -- Empire Day on the slag heap -- A first time for everything -- Paddy Boyle's discharge -- Angel on horseback -- King for a day -- Happy New Year, some say -- Heads you win, tails I lose -- Kind hearted rat with a lifebelt.
Summary Ex sergeant Jack Ford returns home to Gallowshields on Tyneside after the end of World War I. It is a time of economic depression and Jack finds his home town gripped by decline and unemployment. Jack soon falls in with the Seaton family and is determined to make his mark on the world.
Subject Retired military personnel -- Great Britain -- 20th century -- Drama.
Great Britain -- Social conditions -- Drama.
Genre/Form Fiction television programs.
Television series.
Added Author Bolam, James, 1938-
Jameson, Susan.
Garbutt, James.
Heywood, Jean, 1921-
Nightingale, Tom.
Newell, Michelle.
Wilson, Edward, 1947-2008.
Terris, Malcolm, 1941-
Newton, Madelaine.
Henson, Basil.
Rose, Geoffrey (Actor)
Mitchell, James, 1926-2002.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
Added Title When the boat comes in (Television program)
Standard No. 066805311994
Music No. 31199-D BFS Entertainment & Multimedia Limited

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