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Programme: The Tales of Para Handy
Broadcast: 1994 - 1995    ( BBC )
Episodes: 9 (2 series)
Starring: Gregor Fisher, Rikki Fulton, Sean Scanlan
Written by: Neil Munro, Bob Black, Colin MacDonald, Michael Russell
Produced by: Colin Gilbert
Directed by: Colin Gilbert
Production: British Broadcasting Corporation More info

1990s adaptation of the famous tales. This time, the stories were set in the 1930s.

BSG Review:

The Tales of Para Handay was not quite as popular as The Vital Spark but nevertheless papered over the cracks. Another piece of good work from the likeable actor Gregor Fisher, who gave the classic Rab C Nesbitt to the world.


Para Handy - Master Mariner
The Vital Spark

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