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Backs To The Land

Backs To The Land

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 1977 - 1978
  • 19 episodes (3 series)

When his two sons volunteer for army service, Farmer Tom Whitlow of Crabtree Farm is aghast to see them replaced by three Women's Land Army girls. Stars Philippa Howell, Terese Stevens, Marilyn Galsworthy, Pippa Page, John Stratton and more.

Episode menu

Series 3, Episode 7 - Right Royal

Crabtree Farm is to have a Royal visitor and so Farmer Tom gets the Land Army girls preparing everything so that it is fit for a King ...

Broadcast details

Friday 1st September 1978
25 minutes

Cast & crew

Philippa Howell Shirley Bloom
Terese Stevens Jenny Dabb
Pippa Page Bunny Burroughs
John Stratton Tom Whitlow
Delia Paton Ethel Whitlow
Stephanie Fayerman Aggie
Geraldine Newman Miss Rainbow
Charles Lamb Wally
Guest cast
Anne Blake Lady Gorham
Katharine Levy (as Katherine Levy) Countess
Peter Tuddenham Radio announcer (Voice)
Writing team
David Climie Writer
Lew Schwarz Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
John Davies Director
John Rosenberg Producer
Robert Bell Associate Producer
Adrian Smith Production Designer
Jackie Trent Composer
Tony Hatch Composer

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