Brixham/Devon Theatre

  Pamy 13:39 26 Feb 2007
Locked

Many years ago I went to the theatre in Brixham Devon and remember that a well known stage/TV actor(at that time) was associated with it.Can anyone tell me who it may have been please?

  Jackcoms 14:03 26 Feb 2007
  Pamy 14:09 26 Feb 2007

Thanks for link Jackcoms, but could not find anything to answer my question.

  Woolwell 15:51 26 Feb 2007

May have been John Slater who was the Sergeant in Z Cars
click here

  Pamy 16:02 26 Feb 2007

Many thanks Woolwell, Thats the name I was searching for.

  anchor 16:31 26 Feb 2007

I am amused by the phrase in Woolwell`s link:

"The bloke who wrote 'Abide with me' lived here".

This "bloke" was Henry Francis Lyte, who was the parish priest at All Saints Church, in Lower Brixham. In 1847 he died of TB in Nice, three weeks after writing it.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Best Amazon Echo: What’s the best Alexa speaker?

Kano Computer Kit Complete review: A fun DIY 'laptop' that teaches kids to code

Best pro photo editors for Mac 2018

TV & streaming : comment regarder les Jeux olympiques d’hiver 2018 ?