The Chimes

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SP2003122720091231 (BBC7)
20100101 (BBC7)
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20110101 (BBC7)

by Charles Dickens.

Dramatised by John Clifford.

The Chimes, written just a year after Dickens' more famous A CHRISTMAS Carol, tells the story of Trotty Veck, a humble man who, on New Year's Eve, learns in an extraordinary way how important love and hope are to life.

Sir Joseph / Mr Filer....Sean Chapman Trotty Veck....Ron Cook Richard / Mr Fish....Luke Jardine Alderman Cute / Doctor....Paul Jesson Meg Veck....Helen Longworth Lady Bowley / Mrs Tugby/ Lily....Isobel Middleton Will Fern / Mr Tugby....Nicholas Murchie Charles Dickens....Sean Murray Young Lily....Martha Beynon-Gray Directed by Gaynor Macfarlane

One New Year's Eve, the humble Trotty Veck learns the importance of love and hope.

One New Year's Eve, the humble Trotty Veck learns the importance of love and hope - in an extraordinary way.

Stars Ron Cook.