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A Family at War (TV Series 1970–1972) Poster

(1970–1972)

Full Cast & Crew

Series Directed by 

Gerry Mill ... (10 episodes, 1970-1972)
Baz Taylor ... (8 episodes, 1970-1972)
Bob Hird ... (7 episodes, 1970-1972)
Les Chatfield ... (6 episodes, 1971)
Tim Jones ... (5 episodes, 1970)
Michael Cox ... (4 episodes, 1970)
Richard Doubleday ... (3 episodes, 1970-1972)
June Howson ... (3 episodes, 1970)
Richard Martin ... (2 episodes, 1971)
James Ormerod ... (1 episode, 1970)
Oscar Whitbread ... (1 episode, 1970)
David Giles ... (1 episode, 1971)
Quentin Lawrence ... (1 episode, 1972)

Series Writing Credits  

John Finch ... (creator) (45 episodes, 1970-1972)
Alexander Baron ... (6 episodes, 1970-1972)
David Weir ... (3 episodes, 1971)
Geoffrey Lancashire ... (2 episodes, 1970-1971)
Roy Russell ... (2 episodes, 1971-1972)
Jack Ronder ... (2 episodes, 1971)
Stan Barstow ... (1 episode, 1970)
James Brabazon ... (1 episode, 1970)
H.V. Kershaw ... (1 episode, 1970)
Elaine Morgan ... (1 episode, 1970)
Leslie Sands ... (1 episode, 1970)
John Stevenson ... (1 episode, 1970)
John Foster ... (1 episode, 1971)
Robert Furnival ... (1 episode, 1971)
Susan Pleat ... (1 episode, 1971)
Philip Purser ... (1 episode, 1971)
Jonathan Powell ... (1 episode, 1972)
John Wiles ... (1 episode, 1972)
John Brabazon ... (unknown episodes)
John Ellison ... (unknown episodes)

Series Cast  

Colin Douglas ...
 Edwin Ashton (44 episodes, 1970-1972)
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 Freda Ashton / ... (40 episodes, 1970-1972)
Lesley Nunnerley ...
 Margaret Porter / ... (39 episodes, 1970-1972)
Coral Atkins ...
 Sheila Ashton (34 episodes, 1970-1972)
John McKelvey ...
 Sefton Briggs (32 episodes, 1970-1972)
Colin Campbell ...
 David Ashton (30 episodes, 1970-1972)
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 Jean Ashton (28 episodes, 1970-1972)
T.R. Bowen ...
 Tony Briggs (25 episodes, 1970-1972)
Ian Thompson ...
 John Porter (24 episodes, 1970-1972)
Keith Drinkel ...
 Philip Ashton (19 episodes, 1970-1971)
Diana Davies ...
 Doris Jackson / ... (17 episodes, 1970-1972)
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 Ian MacKenzie (14 episodes, 1971-1972)
Mark Jones ...
 Michael Armstrong (12 episodes, 1970-1972)
Margery Mason ...
 Celia Porter (10 episodes, 1970-1971)
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 Harry Porter (9 episodes, 1970-1972)
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 Helen Hughes (8 episodes, 1971-1972)
Paul Brett ...
 John George Porter (8 episodes, 1971-1972)
David Dixon ...
 Robert Ashton (7 episodes, 1970-1971)
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 Colin Woodcock (7 episodes, 1971)
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 Peter Bryant (6 episodes, 1971)
Joan Heath ...
 Mary Foster (6 episodes, 1970-1971)
John Alkin ...
 Frank Cox (5 episodes, 1970-1971)
Joyce Heron ...
 Mrs. MacKenzie (4 episodes, 1971)
Anne Kristen ...
 Marjorie (4 episodes, 1971-1972)
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 George Askew (4 episodes, 1970-1972)
Mark Edwards ...
 Owen Thomas (4 episodes, 1970)
Bill Waddington ...
 Ted Fiddler (4 episodes, 1970)
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 Grace Gould (4 episodes, 1971)
Bill Dean ...
 Alan Mills / ... (4 episodes, 1970-1972)
Ben Grieve ...
 John George Porter (4 episodes, 1971)
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 Jenny Graham (3 episodes, 1970-1971)
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 Chrissie (3 episodes, 1971)
Rowena Cooper ...
 Susan Reynolds (3 episodes, 1970)
Christopher Renshaw ...
 John George Porter (3 episodes, 1970)
Amelia Taylor ...
 Peggy Drake / ... (3 episodes, 1970-1971)
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 Derek Robbins (2 episodes, 1971)
Alan Guy ...
 Peter Ashton (2 episodes, 1970-1971)
John Ronane ...
 Parker (2 episodes, 1970-1971)
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 Jill Robbins (2 episodes, 1971)
Myvanwy Jenn ...
 Mrs. Jones (2 episodes, 1971-1972)
David Lincoln ...
 Peter Collins (2 episodes, 1970)
Leonard Sachs ...
 Trevor Howells (2 episodes, 1972)
Ioan Meredith ...
 Gwyn Roberts (2 episodes, 1970-1971)
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 Eric Fraser (2 episodes, 1972)
Elizabeth Kelly ...
 Superintendent / ... (2 episodes, 1970-1971)
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 Connie Edwards (2 episodes, 1970)
Alick Hayes ...
 Doctor Willy (2 episodes, 1971)
Peter Finch ...
 Peter Ashton (2 episodes, 1970)
Janet Tute ...
 Janet Ashton (2 episodes, 1970)
Michael Condon ...
 Peter Ashton (2 episodes, 1972)
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 Sister (2 episodes, 1971)
Jane Hutcheson ...
 Janet Ashton (2 episodes, 1972)
King George VI ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1970)
David Swift ...
 Company Sergeant Major Basset (1 episode, 1970)
Michael Williams ...
 Eddie Chappell (1 episode, 1970)
Jeff Shankley ...
 Private Boakes (1 episode, 1971)
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 Major Harkness (1 episode, 1972)
Bryan Marshall ...
 Stashek (1 episode, 1970)
Ray Smith ...
 Sgt. Connor (1 episode, 1970)
Robert Booth ...
 Private Stone (1 episode, 1971)
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 Sergeant Jago (1 episode, 1972)
Michael Blackham ...
 Private Hills (1 episode, 1970)
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 Dominique Brehaut (1 episode, 1970)
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 Lance Corporal Hattersley (1 episode, 1971)
Mel Martin ...
 Barbara (1 episode, 1971)
Michelle Sussock ...
 Janet Ashton (1 episode, 1971)
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 Hellmut Regler (1 episode, 1972)
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 Rupert Innes (1 episode, 1970)
Marty Cruikshank ...
 Madeleine Brehaut (1 episode, 1970)
Richard Orlowski ...
 Franek (1 episode, 1970)
Brenda Bruce ...
 Mrs. Thomas (1 episode, 1971)
Paul Chapman ...
 Major Steele (1 episode, 1971)
Richard Easton ...
 Jack Ridley (1 episode, 1971)
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 Dora Martin (1 episode, 1971)
Gareth Hunt ...
 Corporal Cobb (1 episode, 1972)
Derek Anders ...
 Lt. McCartney (1 episode, 1970)
Tenniel Evans ...
 Norton (1 episode, 1970)
Stefan Gryff ...
 Jasiu (1 episode, 1970)
Constance Chapman ...
 Mrs. Crawford (1 episode, 1971)
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 Teddy Martin (1 episode, 1971)
Donald Webster ...
 Sergeant Malone (1 episode, 1971)
Leslie Winterburn ...
 Boy (1 episode, 1971)
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 Sergeant Oldcastle (1 episode, 1972)
Gwen Cherrell ...
 Mrs Collins (1 episode, 1970)
Judy Higgins ...
 Barbara Armstrong (1 episode, 1970)
Sheila Manahan ...
 Noreen McDermott (1 episode, 1970)
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 Aussie (1 episode, 1970)
Jeremy Wilkin ...
 Cpt. Leyland-Smith (1 episode, 1970)
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 Stafford (1 episode, 1971)
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 Tim Bernard (1 episode, 1971)
Jackie Leach ...
 Girl (1 episode, 1971)
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 Sergeant Jack Hazard (1 episode, 1971)
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 Erika (1 episode, 1972)
Tony Calvin ...
 Tommy Rust (1 episode, 1970)
Michael Harbour ...
 Smithy (1 episode, 1970)
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 Colonel (1 episode, 1970)
Richard Vanstone ...
 Cpl. Jenkins (1 episode, 1970)
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 Naval Commander (1 episode, 1971)
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 Charlie Collins (1 episode, 1971)
Colin Edwynn ...
 Malley (1 episode, 1971)
Stephen Jary ...
 Michael Robbins (1 episode, 1971)
John Rolfe ...
 Royal Engineers Officer (1 episode, 1971)
Pippa Rowe ...
 Christine (1 episode, 1971)
Izabella Telezynska ...
 Frau Regler (1 episode, 1972)
Robert French ...
 Captain Carbury (1 episode, 1970)
Robert Garrett ...
 Podmore (1 episode, 1970)
Alan Gerrard ...
 Stanley (1 episode, 1970)
Colin Prockter ...
 Pte. Galt (1 episode, 1970)
Brett Usher ...
 Ken Beaumont (1 episode, 1970)
Jack Woolgar ...
 Harry Jenkins (1 episode, 1970)
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 QMSI Briggs (1 episode, 1971)
Ingrid Hafner ...
 Sister (1 episode, 1971)
Ernest Hare ...
 Man on Train (1 episode, 1971)
Robert Hartley ...
 Temple (1 episode, 1971)
Tina Hurst ...
 Susan Robbins (1 episode, 1971)
Cynthia Michaelis ...
 Civilian Woman (1 episode, 1971)
Liza Ross ...
 Mary Ramsden (1 episode, 1971)
David Wood ...
 Penty Bartholomew (1 episode, 1971)
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 Councillor Dewsbury (1 episode, 1972)
Ann Lynn ...
 Frances Redmayne (1 episode, 1972)
Lori Portugal ...
 Emma Regler (1 episode, 1972)
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 Bob O'Connell (1 episode, 1970)
Robert Davis ...
 Lofty Turner (1 episode, 1970)
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 Dennis Pringle (1 episode, 1970)
Carlos Douglas ...
 Paco (1 episode, 1970)
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 Lieutenant Prideaux (1 episode, 1970)
Diana Harker ...
 Waitress (1 episode, 1970)
Walter Horsbrugh ...
 Daniels (1 episode, 1970)
James Jordan ...
 Larry (1 episode, 1970)
Bill Lyons ...
 Pte. Abrahams (1 episode, 1970)
Alan Bennion ...
 Brent (1 episode, 1971)
Michael De Frayne ...
 Todd (1 episode, 1971)
Beryl Hall ...
 Mrs. Evans (1 episode, 1971)
Phillip Hammond ...
 Stevie (1 episode, 1971)
John Keogh ...
 Haydon (1 episode, 1971)
John Rees ...
 Tom Gartside (1 episode, 1971)
Ian Stirling ...
 Corporal Grant (1 episode, 1971)
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 Landlord (1 episode, 1971)
Ralph Watson ...
 Private Fuller (1 episode, 1971)
Poppy Lane ...
 Berta (1 episode, 1972)
Christine Prentice ...
 Barbara Armstrong (1 episode, 1972)
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 Alfred Powner (1 episode, 1970)
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 Private Evers (1 episode, 1970)
Penelope Davis ...
 Miss Walsh (1 episode, 1970)
Rosemarie Dunham ...
 Mrs. Ironside (1 episode, 1970)
Judy Evans ...
 Mrs Gordon (1 episode, 1970)
Gordon Griffin ...
 Doug (1 episode, 1970)
Bill Jarvis ...
 Albert (1 episode, 1970)
Roy Maxwell ...
 Ticket Collector (1 episode, 1970)
Lennard Pearce ...
 Cowking (1 episode, 1970)
Gerald Turner ...
 Policeman (1 episode, 1970)
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 Business Man (1 episode, 1971)
Neil Boorman ...
 Reg Needham (1 episode, 1971)
Alan Collins ...
 Ridge (1 episode, 1971)
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 Lance Corporal Reynolds (1 episode, 1971)
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 Dimmock (1 episode, 1971)
Rita Howard ...
 Bessie (1 episode, 1971)
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 Nursing Sister (1 episode, 1971)
David Miller ...
 Mr. Turner (1 episode, 1971)
James Woolley ...
 Second Lieutenant Perkins (1 episode, 1971)
Clifford Parrish ...
 Tory Agent (1 episode, 1972)
William Simons ...
 Army Chaplain (1 episode, 1972)
Philip Brack ...
 Cdr Hignet / ... (1 episode, 1970)
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 Mr. Brehaut (1 episode, 1970)
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 Corporal (1 episode, 1970)
Julie Goodyear ...
 Mrs. Powner (1 episode, 1970)
Mike Hayden ...
 Air-Raid Warden (1 episode, 1970)
Geoffrey Hinsliff ...
 Corporal Short (1 episode, 1970)
Peter Macann ...
 Richard Norris (1 episode, 1970)
Vivienne Moss ...
 Schoolgirl (1 episode, 1970)
Michael Percival ...
 Charlie (1 episode, 1970)
Christopher Strauli ...
 Teddy Main (1 episode, 1970)
Ishia Bennison ...
 Mina (1 episode, 1971)
Stephanie Bidmead ...
 Ada Down (1 episode, 1971)
Richard Butler ...
 Mr. Drake (1 episode, 1971)
Barrie Fletcher ...
 Marcel (1 episode, 1971)
John Higgins ...
 Captain Mack Dewar (1 episode, 1971)
Robin Langford ...
 Peter Maitland (1 episode, 1971)
Mike Murray ...
 Doctor (1 episode, 1971)
David Simeon ...
 Jumbo (1 episode, 1971)
Paul Stender ...
 Ricky (1 episode, 1971)
Barrie Wilmore ...
 Orderley - Leggett (1 episode, 1971)
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 Mr. Jackson (1 episode, 1972)
Rosalind Ayres ...
 May (1 episode, 1970)
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 Air-Raid Warden (1 episode, 1970)
Bryan Mosley ...
 Policeman (1 episode, 1970)
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 Cpl. Dewey (1 episode, 1970)
Malcolm Patton ...
 Wally (1 episode, 1970)
Malcolm Stevens ...
 Serviceman (1 episode, 1970)
Tony Vogel ...
 German Soldier (1 episode, 1970)
Margaret Ward ...
 Mrs. Brehaut (1 episode, 1970)
Edith Wood ...
 Irish Woman (1 episode, 1970)
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 Reverend Burdekin (1 episode, 1971)
Gerard Hely ...
 Russell (1 episode, 1971)
Christine Keogh ...
 Girl in Cellar (1 episode, 1971)
Milos Kirek ...
 Jan (1 episode, 1971)
Margot Lawson ...
 Sister (1 episode, 1971)
Kate McDevitt ...
 June Gartside (1 episode, 1971)
Dorothy Gordon ...
 Mrs. Jackson (1 episode, 1972)
George Woolley ...
 Pathologist (1 episode, 1972)
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 Pte. Grey (1 episode, 1970)
Peter Childs ...
 Policeman (1 episode, 1970)
Sandra Downs ...
 Nurse (1 episode, 1970)
Billie Hammerberg ...
 Frightened Woman (1 episode, 1970)
Edward Harvey ...
 Sidney (1 episode, 1970)
Veronica Kelly ...
 Girl (1 episode, 1970)
Harry Markham ...
 Air Raid Warden (1 episode, 1970)
Ian Michael ...
 First Oxford Student (1 episode, 1970)
Allan O'Keefe ...
 Stan Bowmer (1 episode, 1970)
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 Wakeley (1 episode, 1970)
Richard Hampton ...
 First Sparks (1 episode, 1971)
Roger Heathcott ...
 Hospital Doctor (1 episode, 1971)
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 Charles Gould (1 episode, 1971)
Richard Pendrey ...
 Sergeant Lou Henniker (1 episode, 1971)
Beryl Cooke ...
 Café Manageress (1 episode, 1972)
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 Signals Lt. (1 episode, 1970)
Joseph Berry ...
 Vicar (1 episode, 1970)
Debbie Bowers ...
 Marie (1 episode, 1970)
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 Reg Thorpe (1 episode, 1970)
Christopher Ferguson ...
 Second Oxford Student (1 episode, 1970)
Tony Milner ...
 1st Airman (1 episode, 1970)
Ted Morris ...
 Watson (1 episode, 1970)
Leanne O'Neill ...
 Nurse (1 episode, 1970)
Colin Sherwood ...
 Robins (1 episode, 1970)
Wendy Gerrard ...
 WAAF (1 episode, 1971)
John Hug ...
 Private Eugene Hoffman (1 episode, 1971)
Paul Luty ...
 Cook - Mess Sergeant Smith (1 episode, 1971)
Ron Pember ...
 Hopkins (1 episode, 1971)
Linda Renwick ...
 Girl in Bar (1 episode, 1971)
Ian Barritt ...
 Third Oxford Student (1 episode, 1970)
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 Lt. Col. (1 episode, 1970)
Brian Miller ...
 2nd Airman - Bannister (1 episode, 1970)
Mavis Rogerson ...
 Mrs Cole (1 episode, 1970)
Arthur R. Webb ...
 Tramp (1 episode, 1970)
Chris Harris ...
 Walker (1 episode, 1971)
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 Military Policeman (1 episode, 1971)
Bryan Sweeney ...
 Tommy Cox (1 episode, 1971)
Gina Bon ...
 Peasant Woman (1 episode, 1970)
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 Taxi Driver (1 episode, 1970)
Peter Devin ...
 Fourth Oxford Student (1 episode, 1970)
Derek Hockridge ...
 Family Doctor (1 episode, 1971)
Wendy McConnell ...
 Miss Doyle (1 episode, 1971)
Roger Rowland ...
 Rawson (1 episode, 1971)
Tony Malloy ...
 Barman (1 episode, 1970)
John Rae ...
 Undertaker (1 episode, 1971)
Kit Hoult ...
 Ethel (1 episode, 1971)
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Series Produced by 

Richard Doubleday ... executive producer / producer (50 episodes, 1970-1972)
Michael Cox ... producer / associate producer (43 episodes, 1970-1972)
Michael Dunlop ... associate producer (11 episodes, 1971-1972)
James Brabazon ... producer (2 episodes, 1971)

Series Film Editing by 

Stan Challis ... (10 episodes, 1970-1971)
John W. Carr ... (6 episodes, 1971-1972)
James Langfield ... (5 episodes, 1970)
Don Kelly ... (4 episodes, 1970-1971)
Brian Tagg ... (2 episodes, 1970-1971)
Fred Massey ... (2 episodes, 1972)
Gerry Dow ... (1 episode, 1971)
Alan Ringland ... (1 episode, 1971)

Series Production Design by 

Knowles Bentley ... (18 episodes, 1970-1972)
Michael Grimes ... (14 episodes, 1970-1972)
Denis Parkin ... (4 episodes, 1970-1971)
Alan Price ... (4 episodes, 1970)
Tim Farmer ... (3 episodes, 1971)
Eric Deakins ... (2 episodes, 1970)
Roy Graham ... (2 episodes, 1971)
Eric Deakin ... (1 episode, 1970)
Colin Rees ... (1 episode, 1971)

Series Sound Department 

Phil Smith ... sound recordist (14 episodes, 1970-1972)
John Muxworthy ... sound recordist (10 episodes, 1970-1972)
Peter Woods ... sound recordist / sound (5 episodes, 1970-1971)
Peter Walker ... dubbing mixer / sound recordist (5 episodes, 1971-1972)
Alan Bale ... sound recordist (3 episodes, 1971-1972)
Harry Brookes ... sound recordist (2 episodes, 1970-1971)
Richard Laughton ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1970)
Iain Bruce ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1971)
Tony Coletta ... dubbing mixer (1 episode, 1971)
David Crozier ... sound (1 episode, 1971)
Harold Lester ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1972)

Series Camera and Electrical Department 

David Wood ... film camera / film cameraman (16 episodes, 1970-1972)
Ray Goode ... film camera / film cameraman (14 episodes, 1970-1972)
George Jesse Turner ... film camera (4 episodes, 1971-1972)
Ron Bowey ... film camera (3 episodes, 1970-1972)
Mike Dodds ... film camera (1 episode, 1971)
Les Young ... film camera (1 episode, 1972)

Series Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Cecelia Doidge ... costume supervisor (7 episodes, 1972)

Series Other crew 

John Finch ... series editor / script editor (15 episodes, 1970)

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