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20070418 BT=1800 (BBC7)Sci-fi thriller by Wally K Daly. Tom Harris' wedding anniversary takes a dramatic turn when he's abducted by aliens. Episode 1 of 3.
20070419 BT=0000 (BBC7)Sci-fi thriller by Wally K Daly. Tom Harris' wedding anniversary takes a dramatic turn when he's abducted by aliens. Episode 1 of 3.
20080310 BT=1800 (BBC7)Sci-fi thriller by Wally K Daly. Tom Harris' wedding anniversary takes a dramatic turn when he's abducted by aliens. Episode 1 of 3.
20080311 BT=0000 (BBC7)Sci-fi thriller by Wally K Daly. Tom Harris' wedding anniversary takes a dramatic turn when he's abducted by aliens. Episode 1 of 3.
20070419 BT=1800 (BBC7)Wally K Daly's sci-fi thriller about what happens when people return after disappearing into a flying saucer. Episode 2 of 3.
20070420 BT=0000 (BBC7)Wally K Daly's sci-fi thriller about what happens when people return after disappearing into a flying saucer. Episode 2 of 3.
20080311 BT=1800 (BBC7)Wally K Daly's sci-fi thriller about what happens when people return after disappearing into a flying saucer. Episode 2 of 3.
20080312 BT=0000 (BBC7)Wally K Daly's sci-fi thriller about what happens when people return after disappearing into a flying saucer. Episode 2 of 3.
20070420 BT=1800 (BBC7)Wally K Daly's sci-fi thriller about what happens when people return after disappearing into a flying saucer. Episode 3 of 3.
20070421 BT=0000 (BBC7)Wally K Daly's sci-fi thriller about what happens when people return after disappearing into a flying saucer. Episode 3 of 3.
20080312 BT=1800 (BBC7)Wally K Daly's sci-fi thriller about what happens when people return after disappearing into a flying saucer. Episode 3 of 3.
20080313 BT=0000 (BBC7)Wally K Daly's sci-fi thriller about what happens when people return after disappearing into a flying saucer. Episode 3 of 3.
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0120090811 BT=0000 (BBC7)A wedding anniversary celebration is interrupted by an alien invasion.
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An invasion by aliens interrupts an idyllic wedding anniversary celebration.

An invasion by aliens interrupts an idyllic wedding anniversary celebration. The first of a sci-fi trilogy with Donald Hewlett.

An invasion by aliens interrupts a wedding anniversary celebration.

Sci-fi trilogy stars James Laurenson and Jennifer Piercey.

A wedding anniversary celebration is interrupted by an alien invasion.

Wally K Daly's sci-fi trilogy stars James Laurenson.

Tom Harris' wedding anniversary takes a dramatic turn when he's abducted by aliens.

Sci-fi thriller by Wally K Daly.

All over the world in every country at exactly the same moment a person is seen disappearing into a flying saucer.

Wally K Daly's sci-fi thriller about what happens when people return after disappearing into a flying saucer.

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An invasion by aliens interrupts an idyllic wedding anniversary celebration.

An invasion by aliens interrupts an idyllic wedding anniversary celebration. The first of a sci-fi trilogy with Donald Hewlett.

An invasion by aliens interrupts a wedding anniversary celebration.

Sci-fi trilogy stars James Laurenson and Jennifer Piercey.

A wedding anniversary celebration is interrupted by an alien invasion.

Wally K Daly's sci-fi trilogy stars James Laurenson.

Tom Harris' wedding anniversary takes a dramatic turn when he's abducted by aliens.

Sci-fi thriller by Wally K Daly.

All over the world in every country at exactly the same moment a person is seen disappearing into a flying saucer.

Wally K Daly's sci-fi thriller about what happens when people return after disappearing into a flying saucer.

0120081201 BT=1800 (BBC7)Tom Harris' wedding anniversary takes a dramatic turn when he's abducted by aliens.
0120081202 BT=0000 (BBC7)Tom Harris' wedding anniversary takes a dramatic turn when he's abducted by aliens.
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An invasion by aliens interrupts an idyllic wedding anniversary celebration.

An invasion by aliens interrupts an idyllic wedding anniversary celebration. The first of a sci-fi trilogy with Donald Hewlett.

The first of a sci-fi trilogy with Donald Hewlett.

An invasion by aliens interrupts a wedding anniversary celebration.

Sci-fi trilogy stars James Laurenson and Jennifer Piercey.

A wedding anniversary celebration is interrupted by an alien invasion.

Wally K Daly's sci-fi trilogy stars James Laurenson.

Tom Harris' wedding anniversary takes a dramatic turn when he's abducted by aliens.

Sci-fi thriller by Wally K Daly.

All over the world in every country at exactly the same moment a person is seen disappearing into a flying saucer.

Wally K Daly's sci-fi thriller about what happens when people return after disappearing into a flying saucer.

An invasion by aliens interrupts an idyllic wedding anniversary celebration for Tom Harris and his wife.

The first of Wally K Daly's sci-fi trilogy (including The Silent Scream and With a Whimper to the Grave) courtesy of a recording made by the author. Sadly the master tape was not saved in the BBC archive.

Starring James Laurenson as Tom Harris, Jennifer Piercey as Sally Harris, Donald Hewlett as AP Smith, Robert Trotter as Detective Sergeant Forbes, Katherine Parr as Catherine's Mother, Maggie Ollerenshaw as the Nurse, Peter Williams as the Desk Sergeant, Peter Wickham as Silkin, Malcolm Gerard as the Alien Voice and Manning Wilson as the Alien Controller.

Director: Martin Jenkins

First broadcast as a 90 minute Saturday-Night Theatre production on BBC Radio 4 in 1978.

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An invasion by aliens interrupts an idyllic wedding anniversary celebration.

An invasion by aliens interrupts an idyllic wedding anniversary celebration. The first of a sci-fi trilogy with Donald Hewlett.

01 OF 320040801 BT=1830 (BBC7)Sci-fi thriller by Wally K Daly. Tom Harris' wedding anniversary takes a dramatic turn when he's abducted by aliens.
01 OF 320040802 BT=0030 (BBC7)Sci-fi thriller by Wally K Daly. Tom Harris' wedding anniversary takes a dramatic turn when he's abducted by aliens.
01 OF 3.20051107 BT=1800 (BBC7)Sci-fi thriller by Wally K Daly. Tom Harris' wedding anniversary takes a dramatic turn when he's abducted by aliens. Episode 1 of 3.
01 OF 3.20051108 BT=0000 (BBC7)Sci-fi thriller by Wally K Daly. Tom Harris' wedding anniversary takes a dramatic turn when he's abducted by aliens. Episode 1 of 3.
01 OF 620040419 BT=1800 Duration=30 (BBC7)All over the world in every country at exactly the same moment a person is seen disappearing into a flying saucer.
01 OF 620040420 BT=0000 Duration=30 (BBC7)All over the world in every country at exactly the same moment a person is seen disappearing into a flying saucer.
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0220081202 BT=1800 (BBC7)Alien abductee Tom Harris is removed to protective custody.
0220081203 BT=0000 (BBC7)Alien abductee Tom Harris is removed to protective custody.
0220090812 BT=0000 (BBC7)Alien abductee Tom Harris is removed to protective custody.
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Tom's new mental powers interest the authorities. The first of a sci-fi trilogy starring Donald Hewlett and James Laurenson

Tom's new mental powers interest the authorities. Sci-fi trilogy starring Donald Hewlett

Sci-fi trilogy starring Donald Hewlett.

The first of a sci-fi trilogy starring Donald Hewlett and James Laurenson.

The Prime Minister orders alien abductee Tom Harris into protective custody.

Stars James Laurenson and Patrick Troughton.

Alien abductee Tom Harris is removed to protective custody.

0220051108 BT=1800 (BBC7)Wally K Daly's sci-fi thriller about what happens when people return after disappearing into a flying saucer. Episode 2 of 3.
0220051109 BT=0000 (BBC7)Wally K Daly's sci-fi thriller about what happens when people return after disappearing into a flying saucer. Episode 2 of 3.
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Tom's new mental powers interest the authorities.

The startling new mental powers of Tom Harris sparks the interest of authorities...

Continuing the first of Wally K Daly's sci-fi trilogy (including The Silent Scream and With a Whimper to the Grave) courtesy of a recording made by the author. Sadly the master tape was not saved in the BBC archive.

Starring James Laurenson as Tom Harris, Jennifer Piercey as Sally Harris, Patrick Troughton as the Prime Minister, Donald Hewlett as AP Smith, Robert Trotter as Detective Sergeant Forbes, Peter Williams as the MP, Peter Wickham as Silkin, Malcolm Gerard as the Alien Voice and Manning Wilson as the Alien Controller.

Director: Martin Jenkins

First broadcast as a 90 minute Saturday-Night Theatre production on BBC Radio 4 in 1978.

Tom's new mental powers interest the authorities. Sci-fi trilogy starring Donald Hewlett.

Tom's new mental powers interest the authorities. The first of a sci-fi trilogy starring Donald Hewlett and James Laurenson.

The Prime Minister orders alien abductee Tom Harris into protective custody.

Stars James Laurenson and Patrick Troughton.

Alien abductee Tom Harris is removed to protective custody.

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Tom's new mental powers interest the authorities. The first of a sci-fi trilogy starring Donald Hewlett and James Laurenson

Tom's new mental powers interest the authorities. Sci-fi trilogy starring Donald Hewlett

Sci-fi trilogy starring Donald Hewlett.

The first of a sci-fi trilogy starring Donald Hewlett and James Laurenson.

The Prime Minister orders alien abductee Tom Harris into protective custody.

Stars James Laurenson and Patrick Troughton.

Alien abductee Tom Harris is removed to protective custody.

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Tom's new mental powers interest the authorities.

Tom Harris's new mental powers interest the authorities. Stars Donald Hewlett and James Laurenson.

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The alien intent is revealed. Can the Earth fight back? Stars Donald Hewlett.

The alien intent is revealed. Can the Earth fight back? The first of a sci-fi trilogy with Donald Hewlett and James Laurenson.

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03 LAST20081203 BT=1800 (BBC7)A strange blue light around alien abductee Tom Harris takes its toll.
03 LAST20081204 BT=0000 (BBC7)A strange blue light around alien abductee Tom Harris takes its toll.
03 LAST20090813 BT=0000 (BBC7)A strange blue light surrounding alien abductee Tom Harris takes its toll.
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The alien intent is revealed. Can the Earth fight back?

The alien intent is revealed. Can the Earth fight back? The first of a sci-fi trilogy with Donald Hewlett and James Laurenson

Can the Earth fight back? The first of a sci-fi trilogy with Donald Hewlett and James Laurenson.

A strange blue light surrounding alien abductee Tom Harris takes its toll.

Wally K Daly's sci-fi trilogy stars James Laurenson and Patrick Troughton.

A strange blue light around alien abductee Tom Harris takes its toll.

03 LAST20040421 BT=1800 Duration=30 (BBC7)The final part of Wally K Daly's science fiction drama.
03 LAST20040422 BT=0000 Duration=30 (BBC7)The final part of Wally K Daly's science fiction drama.
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The alien intent is revealed. Can the Earth fight back? The first of a sci-fi trilogy with Donald Hewlett and James Laurenson.

The alien intent is revealed. Can the Earth fight back? Stars Donald Hewlett.

Can the Earth fight back? The first of a sci-fi trilogy with Donald Hewlett and James Laurenson.

A strange blue light surrounding alien abductee Tom Harris takes its toll.

Wally K Daly's sci-fi trilogy stars James Laurenson and Patrick Troughton.

A strange blue light around alien abductee Tom Harris takes its toll.

The sinister intentions of the alien invaders are finally revealed. Can the Earth fight back?

Continuing the first of Wally K Daly's sci-fi trilogy (including The Silent Scream and With a Whimper to the Grave) courtesy of a recording made by the author. Sadly the master tape was not saved in the BBC archive.

Starring James Laurenson as Tom Harris, Jennifer Piercey as Sally Harris, Patrick Troughton as the Prime Minister, Donald Hewlett as AP Smith, Robert Trotter as Detective Sergeant Forbes, Katherine Parr as the PM's Wife/Catherine's Mother, Peter Williams as the MP, Nigel Graham as Brosteaux, Geoffrey Leesley as Corporal Wilkes, Eric Allen as Corporal Johnson, Maggie Ollerenshaw as the Cabinet Minister, Peter Wickham as Silkin, Malcolm Gerard as the Alien Voice and Manning Wilson as the Alien Controller.

Director: Martin Jenkins

First broadcast as a 90 minute Saturday-Night Theatre production on BBC Radio 4 in 1978.

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The alien intent is revealed. Can the Earth fight back?

The alien intent is revealed. Can the Earth fight back? The first of a sci-fi trilogy with Donald Hewlett and James Laurenson

Can the Earth fight back? The first of a sci-fi trilogy with Donald Hewlett and James Laurenson.

A strange blue light surrounding alien abductee Tom Harris takes its toll.

Wally K Daly's sci-fi trilogy stars James Laurenson and Patrick Troughton.

A strange blue light around alien abductee Tom Harris takes its toll.

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Starring: James Laurenson/Jennifer Piercy/Patrick Troughton/Donald Hewlett

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Starring: James Laurenson/Jennifer Piercy/Patrick Troughton/Donald Hewlett