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Jeremy Sandford
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Cathy Come Home

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Sandford's 'Cathy Come Home' details the issue of homelessness and the life of a young woman in 1960s London as she moves from her own home, to council accomodation, and finally emergency accomodation for the homeless before being evicted and her children taken into care. It is a harrowing and emotive screenplay of the '60s television docu-drama which caused social upheava ...more
ebook, 215 pages
Published January 1st 1976 by Marion Boyars Publishers
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Jeremy Sandford was an English television screenwriter, educated at Eton and Oxford, and a Royal Air Force bandsman during National Service.

He married heiress Nell Dunn in 1957 and they gave up their smart Chelsea home and went to live in unfashionable Battersea where they joined and observed the lower strata of society.
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