Anne of Avonlea (BBC-1 1975 with Kim Braden and Christopher Blake)

UK / BBC One / 6×55 minute episodes / Broadcast 26 January – 2 March 1975

Writer: Elaine Morgan / Novel:L.M. Montgomery / Script Editor: Alistair Bell / Production Design: Anthony Thorpe / Music: Ed Welch / Producer and Director:Joan Craft

In this sequel to Anne of Green Gables Anne is now readying herself to go off to college and make her way in the world. Although all of this series still survives sadly the first serial is missing presumed wiped.

Kim Braden as Anne Shirley
Ian Allis as Anthony Pye
Keith Steven as Paul Irving
Nicholas Lyndhurst as Davy Keith
Annabelle Lanyon as Dora Keith
Philip da Costa as Cliffie Wright
Simone Krieger as Barbara Shaw
Barbara Hamilton as Marilla Cuthbert
Christopher Blake as Gilbert Blythe
Madge Ryan as Rachel Lynde
Martin Neil as Fred Wright
Jan Francis as Diana Barry
Kim Hardy as Ruby Gillis
Peter Settelen as Charlie Sloane
David Garfield as Mr Harrison