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Barbed Wire And Bracken (BBC 1959, Hugh David, Peter Bryant)



Welsh drama Barbed Wire and Bracken was set in the west coast fishing village of Rhoseithin with the main setting the local hostelry the Rhoseithen Bay Hotel.

production details
UK / BBC (BBC Wales)/ 1×60 minute episode / Broadcast 6 January 1959

Writer: J. Mansel Thomas / Producer: Dafydd Gruffydd

Hugh David as Lieutenant Philip Vaughan, R.E.
Peter Bryant as Sergeant Baxter
Madoline Thomas as Mrs Powell
Roddy Hughes as William Richards
Angela Crow as Betty
Desmond Llewelyn as The Rector
W. H. Williams as Wil Jones
Eynon Evans as Councillor Gladstone Pugh
Denis Charlton as Soldier
Peter King as Sentry
John Rees as Lance Corporal Dobson
Ian Colin as Lieutenant Colonel Clegg, RE