No Name

Wilkie Collins' novel of Victorian England, and two sisters.

With Sophie Thompson, Jack May, Elizabeth Mansfield.

There was another R4 6 episode version

19731007-19731111 with Angela Pleasence, Frank Thornton, Eileen Barry

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01March 18461989092220040225 (BBC7)
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Wilkie Collins' novel of Victorian England, and two sisters.

With Sophie Thompson, Jack May, Elizabeth Mansfield.

There was another R4 6 episode version

19731007-19731111 with Angela Pleasence, Frank Thornton, Eileen BarryVictorian England and two sisters, Norah and Magdalen, receive terrible news.

Norah and Magdalene receive terrible news.

Victorian England and two sisters Norah and Magdalene receive terrible news.

A secret from the past threatens to ruin a happy family's well-being.

Adaptation of Wilkie Collins' tale.

Stars Sophie Thompson.

02July 18461989092920040303 (BBC7)
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Magdalen makes plans to win back her inheritance and is assisted by Captain Wragge.

Magdalene makes plans to win back her inheritance and is assisted by Captain Wragge.

Magdalene and Norah Vanstone have been orphaned and left penniless.

Magdalene makes plans to win back their inheritance.

Stars Sophie Thompson.

03June 18471989100620040310 (BBC7)
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Magdalen is as determined as ever to retrieve her fortune from her cousin Noel Vanstone.

Magdalene is as determined as ever to retrieve her fortune from her cousin Noel Vanstone.

Magdalen is determined to retrieve her fortune, but has to deal with the devious Mrs Lecount.

Stars Sophie Thompson.

04July 18471989101320040317 (BBC7)
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Magdalen begins to suffer at the prospect of marrying Noel.

Magdalene begins to suffer at the prospect of marrying Noel.

Magdalen has disguised herself, in an attempt to regain her inheritance from Noel, but Mrs Lecount suspects her true identity.

Adaptation of Wilkie Collins' tale.

Stars Sophie Thompson.

05August 18471989102020040324 (BBC7)
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While Mrs Leconte attempts to outwit Magdalen, she comes across something she had not bargained for.

While Mrs Leconte attempts to outwit Magdalene, she comes across something she had not bargained for.

When Madame Lecount attempts to outwit Magdalen she comes across something she hadn't counted on.

Stars Sophie Thompson.

When Madame Lecount attempts to outwit Magdalen she comes across something unexpected.

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Magdalen attempts to find the evidence that will enable her to acquire her inheritance.

Magdalene attempts to find the evidence that will enable her to acquire her inheritance.

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John Fletcher's dramatisation of Wilkie Collins's tale of disguise, deception, and sacrifice.

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Magdalen and Norah Vanstone's father is killed in an accident on the way to change his will.

Suddenly orphaned, the sisters see their whole inheritance go to their cousin.

Norah accepts her fate but Magdalen hatches a desperate plot to get back what is rightfully hers.

Madgalen Vanstone....Jaimi Barbakoff

Captain Wragge....Ron Cook

Madame Lecount....Diana Quick

Noel Vanstone....Richard Nichols

Norah Vanstone....Manon Edwards

Miss Garth....Jacqueline Tong

Mr Pendrill....Richard Mitchley

Priest....Dick Bradnum

Captain Kirke....Steffan Rhodri

Frank....Jack Reynolds

Becky the Maid....Caitlin Richards

Directed by Kate McAll.

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With the help of confidence trickster Captain Wragge, Magdalen has traced cousin Noel to a seaside villa in Aldeburgh.

She plans to seduce Noel into marriage, then reclaim her fortune and her name.

Madgalen Vanstone....Jaimi Barbakoff

Captain Wragge....Ron Cook

Madame Lecount....Diana Quick

Noel Vanstone....Richard Nichols

Norah Vanstone....Manon Edwards

Miss Garth....Jacqueline Tong

The doctor....Richard Mitchley

George Vanstone....Dick Bradnum

Captain Kirke....Steffan Rhodri

Sophie....Bethan Walker

Directed by Kate McAll.