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Bright’s Boffins: Buried Treasure (S3EP4 ITV Mon 24 Jan 1972, Valentine Dyall)



Bright's Boffins Ejected 1972 ITV

In Buried Treasure Marmaduke and Dogsears have discovered a map that they are convinced will lead them to Captain Bill Blood’s buried treasure. Bright is also convinced and the group head off to find the treasure island. They quickly find that bad guys are also after the treasure.

Legendary radio actor Valentine Dyall was main guest star, he was scaring audiences with his role as the Man in Black during the 1940’s and had a long film and TV career of character parts from then on until his death in 1985.

Writer Dominic Roche also makes another of his appearances, this time as a boatman.

production details
UK / ITV – Southern / 1×25 minute episode / Broadcast Monday 24 January 1972 at 5.20pm

Series: Bright’s Boffins Season 3 Episode 4

Writer: Dominic Roche / Production Design: Greg Lawson / Producer: Peter Croft

Alexander Dore as Bertram Bright
Gordon Rollings as Dogsears
Eddie Reindeer as Marmaduke
Valentine Dyall as Chandler
Johnny Briggs as Tippy
Dominic Roche as Boatman