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The Kids from 47A (1973–1975)

TV Series | 30 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

After Mum has being taken into hospital,and Dad far away, the young Gathercoles are left parent less. Jess realizes that this could result in the family being split up, so taking the role as matriarch, she and the family resolve to stay ...See moreAfter Mum has being taken into hospital,and Dad far away, the young Gathercoles are left parent less. Jess realizes that this could result in the family being split up, so taking the role as matriarch, she and the family resolve to stay together. Comedy and farce are ensured as Jess struggles (and succeeds) in keeping the secret from the authorities. Written by grunsel See less
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3   |   2   |   1   See all
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Updated Mar 13, 1973

Release date (First episode)
May 30, 1973 (United Kingdom)

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64 cast members
Name STARmeter Episodes Known for
Christine McKenna
Jess Gathercole Jess Gathercole   See fewer
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Gaynor Hodgson
Binny Gathercole Binny Gathercole   See fewer
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41
Russell Lewis
George Gathercole George Gathercole   See fewer
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41
Nigel Greaves
Willy Gathercole Willy Gathercole   See fewer
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41
Joan Newell
Miss East Miss East   See fewer
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14
Lloyd Lamble
Mr. Stephens Mr. Stephens   See fewer
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12
Susan Brown
Miss Hayes Miss Hayes   See fewer
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9
Maryann Turner
Mrs. Batty Mrs. Batty   See fewer
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6
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6
Peggy Ann Clifford
Mrs. Grubb Mrs. Grubb   See fewer
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5
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3
Ivor Roberts
Mr. Pike / Teacher Mr. Pike / Teacher   See fewer
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3
Susan Tebbs
Miss Bingham / Teacher Miss Bingham / Teacher   See fewer
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3
Mary MacLeod
Mrs. Gathercole / Mum Mrs. Gathercole / Mum   See fewer
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2
Ivan Beavis
Mr. Blessop Mr. Blessop   See fewer
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2
Rosamond Burne
Librarian Librarian   See fewer
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2
Moyra Fraser
Miss Dalrymple Miss Dalrymple   See fewer
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Norman Henry
Headmaster Headmaster   See fewer
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David Parfitt
Starkey Starkey   See fewer
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Dudley Jones
Mr. Chapman Mr. Chapman   See fewer
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Norman Pitt
Dr. Frazer Dr. Frazer   See fewer
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Philip Baldwin
Knocker Jones Knocker Jones   See fewer
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Michael Cooke
Reporter Reporter   See fewer
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Walter Dalby
Angry Man Angry Man   See fewer
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Barrie Fletcher
Taxi Driver Taxi Driver   See fewer
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Desmond Gill
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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John Kane
Barney Mikes Barney Mikes   See fewer
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Jack Lindon
Porter Porter   See fewer
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Michael Logan
Mr. Ripper Mr. Ripper   See fewer
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Basil Lord
Patient Patient   See fewer
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Reg Lye
Mr. Grubb Mr. Grubb   See fewer
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Patrick McAlinney
Uncle Pat Uncle Pat   See fewer
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Jeanne Mockford
Manageress Manageress   See fewer
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Artro Morris
Teacher Teacher   See fewer
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Pauline Taylor
Mrs. Raffles Mrs. Raffles   See fewer
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Talfryn Thomas
Electricity Man Electricity Man   See fewer
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Peter Tomlinson
Commentator Commentator   See fewer
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Tariq Yunus
Ramjam Singh Ramjam Singh   See fewer
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Rosemary Billam
Young Lady Young Lady   See fewer
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Margot Boyd
Miss Umpleby Miss Umpleby   See fewer
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Sydney Bromley
Jeremiah Jeremiah   See fewer
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Ellis Dale
Travel Agent Travel Agent   See fewer
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Zulema Dene
Miss Archibald Miss Archibald   See fewer
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Frank Ellis
Sinister Man Sinister Man   See fewer
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Alan Foss
Mayor Mayor   See fewer
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Sonia Graham
Madame Goodbody Madame Goodbody   See fewer
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Michael Hall
Mr. Patterson Mr. Patterson   See fewer
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Robert Hartley
Mr. Foster Mr. Foster   See fewer
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Daphne Heard
Mrs. Budge Mrs. Budge   See fewer
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Arthur Hewlett
Mr. Budge Mr. Budge   See fewer
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Raymond Mason
Mr. Nolan Mr. Nolan   See fewer
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Royce Mills
Peter Stephens Peter Stephens   See fewer
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John Owens
Mr. Bailey Mr. Bailey   See fewer
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Frederick Radley
Mr. Maiman Mr. Maiman   See fewer
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Chris Range
Nicola Nicola   See fewer
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Iris Sadler
Mrs Webster Mrs Webster   See fewer
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Peter Robert Scott
Mr Henderson Mr Henderson   See fewer
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Peter Settelen
Richard Stephens Richard Stephens   See fewer
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Peggy Ann Wood
Ms Holyoake Ms Holyoake   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.8 / 10 | 13 votes