John Alford

John Alford (born John Shannon) is a Scottish-born English actor.

He appeared as a child actor in ITV sitcom Now and Then before landing the role of Robbie Wright in 1985 in Grange Hill. Alford featured on the Grange Hill "Just Say No" anti-drug single. In 1980, he appeared in Not The Nine O Clock News, joining in a song about a strike-breaking train driver.

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Cast Credits

London's Burning (1988)
Starring as Billy Ray
Going Live! (1987)
Guest starring as John Alford
Casualty (1986)
Guest starring as Taxi Driver
Guest starring as Dave Moore
Grange Hill (1978)
Starring as Robbie Wright (111 episodes)