Midwich Cuckoos, The [John Wyndham]

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A mysterious alien force takes its toll on the women of a rural village.

A mysterious alien force takes its toll on the women of a rural village. Stars Pauline Yates and Charles Kay.

The mystery deepens when all the residents of the rural village of Midwich suddenly fall into a state of unconsciousness...

The classic 1957 sci-fi novel by John Wyndam (1903-1969) adapted in 3-parts by William Ingram.

Starring Charles Kay as Colonel Bernard Westcott, William Gaunt as Richard Gayford, Manning Wilson as Gordon Zellaby and Pauline Yates as Angela Zellaby.

Music specially composed by Roger Limb of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop.

Producer: Gordon House

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1982.

The mystery deepens when all the residents of the rural village of Midwich suddenly fall into a state of unconsciousness...

The classic 1957 sci-fi novel by John Wyndam (1903-1969) adapted in three-parts by William Ingram.

Colonel Bernard Westcott ...... Charles Kay
Richard Gayford ...... William Gaunt
Gordon Zellaby ...... Manning Wilson
Angela Zellaby ...... Pauline Yates
Janet Gayford ...... Rosalind Adams
Ferrelyn Zellaby ...... Jenny Quayle
Alan Hughes ...... Gordon Dulieu
Doctor Willers ...... Hugh Dickson
Vicar Leebody ...... William Ingram
Colonel Latcher ...... Garard Green
Captain Beamish ...... Martin Bansley
Group Captain Harding ...... Peter Tuddenham
Chief Constable ...... Ronald Baddiley
Pilot ...... Alex Jennings
PC ...... David Peart
Base Controller ...... Edward Cast

Music specially composed by Roger Limb of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop.

Director: Gordon House

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in December 1982.

Classic science fiction tale by John Wyndham

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The alien children born in the rural village start to make their presence felt.

The alien children born in the rural village start to make their presence felt. Stars Charles Kay and Pauline Yates.

There are moral and security issues when all the women of child-bearing age in the village of Midwich simultaneously become pregnant by an alien force.

John Wyndhanm's sci-fi classic first published in 1957.

Dramatised by William Ingram.

Bernard Westcott …. Charles Kay
Gordon Zellaby …. Manning Wilson
Angela Zellaby …. Pauline Yates
Richard Gayford …. William Gaunt
Janet Gayford/Secretary …. Rosalind Adams
Ferrelyn Zellaby …. Jenny Quayle
Alan Hughes …. Gordon Dulieu
Vicar Leebody …. William Ingram
Doctor Willers …. Hugh Dickson

Producer: Gordon House.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in December 1982.

Classic science fiction tale by John Wyndham

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The mysterious powers of the alien children start to become destructive.

The mysterious powers of the alien children start to become destructive. Stars Manning Wilson and Pauline Yates.

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The mysterious powers of the alien children start to become destructive.

The mysterious powers of the alien children start to become destructive. Stars Manning Wilson and Pauline Yates.