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Episode 1559 (24th December 1975)

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Episode 1559
Production code P694/559
ITV transmission date 24th December 1975 (Wednesday)
Stories by Esther Rose
Peter Tonkinson
Script editor Leslie Duxbury
Writer Julian Roach
Designer Knowles Bentley
Director Derek Lister
Producer Susi Hush
Previous episode 17th December 1975
Next episode 29th December 1975


The audience assembles in the Community Centre. Hilda discovers from Betty that Polly Ogden is expecting. Deirdre refuses to take her glasses off as she won't see. Bet mimes to Rita's singing. The panto ends with 'Happy Days Are Here Again'. Trevor tells Hilda that Polly has Toxaemia and has to go into hospital early for a month; this is why they want her to stay - to look after Damian. Hilda realises he only wants her to skivvy and breaks down.

Cast of Cinderella:
Cinderella - Tricia
The Prince - Bet
Buttons - Len
Dandini - Deirdre
Ugly Sisters - Alf and Hilda
Fairy - Betty
Baron - Albert
Baroness - Mavis


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