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The Man Outside: Bye, Bye, Mrs Bly (S1EP10 BBC One 21 Jul 1972, Sylvia Coleridge)



Bye, Bye, Mrs Bly: The village children thought Mrs Bly a witch; their elders regarded her as an unbalanced eccentric. But some sense there was a dark secret in her life …

Regular Cast: Rupert Davies (Baker)

Guest Cast: Sylvia Coleridge (Mrs Bly), Barbara Lott (Mrs Hamp), Jane Sherwin (Mrs Thrush), Denis Carey (Arthur), Margery Withers (Mrs Took), Martin C. Thurley (Pink), Graham Simpson (Hell’S Angel), Jackie Rohan (Girl Friend), Michael Lees (Vicar), Cyril Appleton (Cricket Enthusiast), Brian Cant (Motor Enthusiast), Alec Linstead (Police Constable), Jenny Nevinson (Young Mother), Tracey Wilkins (Small Girl), Tony Groves (Small Boy)

Writer: Robert Holles / Director: George Spenton-Foster

Airdate: 21 Jul 1972 on BBC One Two

Series: The Man Outside Season 1 Episode 10

Show Info: Anthology series of individual stories tied together by the notion of a “fear of the unknown”. Former Maigret star Rupert Davies acted as host and appeared in some of them too.