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Program Title
Upstairs, Downstairs, I

Episode Title
On Trial

Episode number:
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Sarah, a new under-houseparlormaid with only vague, unverifiable French references, arrives at I65 Eaton Place. Lady Marjorie is intrigued; the downstairs are skeptical, and--less than pleased with her pretensions, her distaste for hard work and discipline--they are happy for the chance to bully her into confessing her Else colors

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Cast Characters
Rachel Gurney Lady Marjorie Bellamy
Nicola Pagett Elizabeth Bellamy, Mrs. Kirbridge
Simon Williams Captain James Bellamy
Gordon Jackson Mr. Hudson (Angus)
Angela Baddeley Mrs. Bridges (Kate)
Jean Marsh Rose Buck
Pauline Collins Sarah
Patsy Smart Maude Roberts
George Innes Alfred
Christopher Beeny Edward Barnes
Jenny Guest
John Alderton Thomas Watkins
Ian Ogilvy Lawrence Kirbridge
Brian Osborne Pearce
Moray Watson
Elvi Hale
Lockwood West
Daphne Heard
Helen Lindsay
Christopher Biggins
Cathleen Nesbitt
Harold Innocent
Raymond Huntley Sir Geoffrey Dillon


Producer: John Hawkesworth
Director: Derek Bennett

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