Lorrae Desmond

as Shirley Gilroy

Pantomime appearances
1956/57 Cinderella - New Regal Cinema, Gloucester /  Rialto Theatre York

1957/58 Cinderella - The Globe, Stockton

1958/59 Cinderella - Grand Theatre, Leeds

1959/60 Jack and the Beanstalk - Liverpool Empire

Brian Wenzel (Frank Gilroy) is also known to have appeared in pantomimes but we sadly do not have any details.


Other actors who appeared in the series in smaller roles and also appeared in panto include Beth Buchanan (multiple ACP roles), Tom Oliver (Multiple ACP roles), Maggie Dence (Multiple ACP roles), Rebekah Elmaloglou (Christina Agapitos), Ray Meagher (Multiple ACP roles), Terence Donovan (Multiple ACP roles), Shane Connor (Multiple ACP roles), Justine Clarke (Nicki Simpson), Jackie Woodburne (Multiple ACP roles), Debra Lawrence (Multiple ACP roles), Judy Nunn (Nancy  Brewer), Julie Mullins (Cathy Hatfield), John Adam (Rick Morrison), Vanessa Downing (Fiona Farrell), Roger Oakley (Multiple ACP roles) and Maggie Millar (Sister Evelyn)

Enjoy the theme tune to A Country Practice here

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A Country Practice 1988 Opening titles