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Alan Plater on Wikipedia
Alan Frederick Plater (15 April 1935 – 25 June 2010) was an English playwright and screenwriter, who worked extensively in British television from the 1960s to the 2000s.Career
Plater was born in Jarrow, County Durham, although his family moved to Hull in 1938. He attended Kingston High School.
Jarrow was much publicised as a severely economically depressed area before the Second World War (Plater joke…