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Arnold Helsby's The Camel's Back, 12th-14th November 1992

Cast List

Ned Ruddle Bob Duck-Manton
Cicely Bethan Vaughan
Prudence Hannacot Hilary Wiseman
Faith Hannacot Mandy Allen
Tilda Hannacot Marian Hurley
Bob Sladen Ashley Carter
Miss Loveday Janet Harrington
Mrs Middleton-Jones Barbara Langrish
Samuel Meacock Tony Norton


Mr Hannacot, the Master, has recently passed on. His aim is to secure the future of his family and ensure the farm is managed efficiently. In his will he insists that his sister, Prudence, should bring her business accumen to the farm. However, running a farm is rather different from running a successful draper’s shop and her methods are not always welcomed by her new colleagues! But how to get rid of her?

Well — that’s the question!

Production Team

Director Sarah O’Connor
Producer Gill James
Properties Yvonne Willett
Pat Anderton
Lighting David Stanger
Prompt Rita Rush
Set Building Peter Hurley and The Players
Publicity Sean Tyler

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