HMS Paradise. Captain Turvey (Richard Caldicot). Copyright: Rediffusion London.

HMS Paradise

Series 1, Episode 11 - And A Happy Bastille Day To You, Too

You can twist French history as much as you like - but for Drake's sake, never mess about with their perishing geography. So says CPO Banyard, during a lecture to fellow prisoners.


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Broadcast details

Thursday 24th September 1964
25 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Richard Caldicot Captain Turvey
Frank Thornton Commander Fairweather
Robin Hunter Lieutenant Pouter
Ronald Radd Chief Petty Officer Banyard
Angus Lennie Able Seaman Murdoch
Priscilla Morgan Amanda
Guest cast
John Bluthal Gus
Dickie Owen Sid
George Tovey Milkman
Hedley Colson Det-Inspector Hogg
Writing team
Maurice Wiltshire Writer
Production team
Bill Hitchcock Director
Sid Colin Producer

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