Play for Today: Season 8, Episode 16

Our Day Out (7 Feb. 1978)

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Mr. Briggs
Jean Heywood ...
Mrs. Kay
Elizabeth Estensen ...
Susan
Lennox Greaves ...
Colin
George Malpas ...
Lollipop Man - Les
Robert Gillespie ...
Headmaster
Bill Moores ...
Coach Driver
Iona Banks ...
Café Owner - Mrs. Roberts
Jill Richards ...
Café Assistant
Peter Tilbury ...
Zoo Keeper
Julie Jones ...
Carol
Stephen Caffrey ...
Reilly
Jacqueline Lucas ...
Linda Croxley
Robert Guy ...
Ronson
Phil Johnson ...
Andrews
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Willy Russell also wrote a stage musical version of this play. See more »

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Mr. Briggs: Linda
Linda Croxley: What!
Mr. Briggs: Don't you "what" me young lady?
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Teddy Bear's Picnic
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Music by John W. Bratton
Played on the guitar by Nic Jones
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21 June 2001 | by (Hampshire, England) – See all my reviews

This film, or maybe it isn't..... is wired. A class from a school in Liverpool set off for a school trip to a castle in Wales. 4 teachers and a class seems normal and this film is basically about an every day school trip kids getting told off on the bus all seems normal. But when they arrive in Wales (after stopping off at a service station) it all turns wired, the kids....'revolt' and the teachers take sides with them. The only 'sane' one left is Mr. Briggs (Alun Armstrong: Get Carter and A Bridge too far) who decided to go. The class and the teachers go to the castle as planned, but Mrs. Kay. decides to alter the plan, and instead of going back to school, she pity's them and lets them have a day out. Mr. Briggs is furious as he learns that that the children and the teachers join forces to have 'Our Day Out'


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