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Royston Tickner

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Royston Tickner (1922-1997)
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Royston Tickner

Born: Friday 8th September 1922
Died: Monday 7th July 1997 (age: 74)



Royston Tickner  was a British actor who appeared in a couple of small roles in Doctor Who.

He served in the Royal Navy in World War II and from 1947 took a break from the theatre to work as alighthouse keeper, miner, fireman and publican, before returning to acting in 1958.

His television credits include: The Avengers, Z-Cars, Gideon's Way, The Baron, King of the River, The Troubleshooters, Dixon of Dock Green, Timeslip, The Flaxton Boys, Out of the Unknown,Emmerdale Farm, Porridge, Last of the Summer Wine, Angels, Return of the Saint, Secret Army,Danger UXB, George and Mildred, The Enigma Files, Kessler, Minder, Reilly, Ace of Spies, Just Good Friends and One By One.