Backs To The Land. Copyright: Anglia TV.

Backs To The Land

ITV sitcom. 19 episodes (3 series), 1977 - 1978. Stars Philippa Howell, Terese Stevens, Marilyn Galsworthy, Pippa Page, John Stratton, Delia Paton, Stephanie Fayerman and others.

Series 3, Episode 4 - Waits And Desperate Measures

There's excitement when an Italian prisoner of war escapes from the local POW camp and ends up hiding out on the farm. The girls intend to hand him over to the Army but Miss Rainbow intervenes.

Broadcast details

Friday 11th August 1978
25 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Philippa Howell Shirley Bloom
Terese Stevens Jenny Dabb
Pippa Page Bunny Burroughs
John Stratton Tom Whitlow
Geraldine Newman Miss Rainbow
Charles Lamb Wally
Guest cast
Timothy Carlton Capt. Lillie
David Purcell Corporal
Danny Schiller Mario Melli
Norman Scace Vicar
Writing team
David Climie Writer
Sid Colin Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
John Davies Director
John Rosenberg Producer
Adrian Smith Production Designer
Jackie Trent Composer
Tony Hatch Composer

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