A Child In The Forest

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01Chapel Treat20010402

Winifred Foley's vivid recollection of growing up in the remote Forest of Dean in the 1920s.

Dramatised in ten parts by David Goodland.

1: Chapel Treat is the highlight of a year dominated by hunger.

With Stephanie Cole, Suzanna Hamilton, Robert Glenister and Anna Townsend.

Directed by Viv Beeby and Jeremy Howe

02The Circle Of The Sciences20010403

2: Slab cake, liver and `The Circle of the Sciences'.

With Stephanie Cole, Suzanna Hamilton, Robert Glenister and Anna Townsend.

Directed by Viv Beeby and Jeremy Howe

03A Magic Lantern Show20010404

3: A magic lantern show with a former African missionary.

With Stephanie Cole, Suzanna Hamilton, Robert Glenister and Elizabeth Kelly.

Directed by Viv Beeby and Jeremy Howe

04The Queen Of The Faries20010405
05Father Christmas20010406

brings Poll a very ugly doll.

With Stephanie Cole, Suzanna Hamilton, Robert Glenister and Anna Townsend.

Directed by Viv Beeby and Jeremy Howe

061926 Coal Strike20010409

During the 1926 coal strike, Poll is taken ill.

07A Black Sheep Returns20010410

to the fold.

08Great-aunt Lizzie's Story20010411
09A Death In The Family20010412
10 LASTPoll Says Goodbye20010413

10: Poll says goodbye to school, her family and the Forest.

With Stephanie Cole, Suzanna Hamilton, Robert Glenister and Elizabeth Kelly.

Directed by Viv Beeby and Jeremy Howe