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Both Ends Meet/Dora

1 9 7 2 (UK)
13 x 30 minute episodes

Veteran film, TV and stage comic actress Dora Bryan starred as Dora Page, a cash-strapped widow who has to raise her son, Ronnie (David Howe then Peter Vaughan-Clarke), while working at the factory of Cannon’s Family Sausages, run by Julius “Julie” Cannon (Ivor Dean).

The first series of this London Weekend television production went to air as Both Ends Meet, but the second series was titled simply Dora.

Dora Page
Dora Bryan
Ronnie Page
David Howe (1)
Peter Vaughan-Clarke (2)
Julius ‘Julie’ Cannon
Ivor Dean
Wendy Richard
Pat Ashton
Deddie Davies
George Rogers
Timothy Bateson
Hilda Rogers
Fanny Carby
Mrs Templeton-Smythe
Joan Benham
Mr Page
Meadows White
Paddy Ward
John Lyons
Miss Cornelius
Patricia Hamilton


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