In Edwardian England, a thirteen year-old cadet, Ronnie Winslow, is expelled from the naval academy at Osborne for stealing a seven shilling postal order. His father and sister become obsessed with proving his innocence at any cost to themselves, and turn the case into a national cause celebre. Written by
David Levene <D.S.Levene@durham.ac.uk>
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When they visit the House of Commons for the first time, the newspaper boy carries a poster ' "London motorist killed " and on the first day of the trial - the poster has not changed. - or else a second motorist has been killed. See more
I advise you drop this senseless flummery, for your your own sake as well as ours.
Who Were You With Last Night?
Written by Fred Godfrey
and Mark Sheridan
Performed by Cyril Ritchard
and female chorus See more