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Roberta Leigh

Writer, Television Producer
22 December 1926 to 19 December 2014

A British writer and television producer, Leigh was a novelist who found success as the creator and producer of the popular children's puppet series Sara and Hoppity (1962). She followed up that success by writing and producing the sci-fi supermarionation series Space Patrol (1963-1968).

Read Roberta Leigh's Guardian obituary here