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Oxbridge Blues: Cheap Day (S1EP6 BBC Two 12 Dec 1984, Geoffrey Palmer)



Cheap Day: A contented housewife is seduced into a love affair – with unforeseen consequences.

Cast:  Ciaran Madden (Laura), Norman Rodway (Alec), Geoffrey Palmer (Fred), Kate Fahy (Lizzie), Christopher Good (James), Ken Wynne (Ticket Seller), Steve Ismay (Ticket Collector), Jabu Mbalo (Student)

Writer: Frederic Raphael / Director: James Cellan Jones

Airdate: 12 Dec 1984 on BBC Two

Series: Oxbridge Blues Season 1 Episode 6

Show Info: An anthology of linked plays about the lives of various people with Oxford and Cambridge as a theme running through them. The casts were pretty distinguished and included Ian Charleson, Amanda Redman, Michael Elphick, Malcolm Stoddard, Clifford Rose and Rosalyn Landor.