Dear Gerald

By Gerald Meadows, dramatised by Alyson Hallett.

A drama-documentary based on the letters sent by a 12-year-old ENGLISH boy to his parents in ENGLAND while he was evacuated to South Africa for the duration of the Second World War.

The letters, lost for 60 years, uninhibitedly describe a boy growing up in wartime South Africa.

With Jack Shute and Elaine Claxton, and Gerald Meadows himself.

Director Pete Atkin

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By Gerald Meadows, dramatised by Alyson Hallett.

A drama-documentary based on the letters sent by a 12-year-old ENGLISH boy to his parents in ENGLAND while he was evacuated to South Africa for the duration of the Second World War.

The letters, lost for 60 years, uninhibitedly describe a boy growing up in wartime South Africa.

With Jack Shute and Elaine Claxton, and Gerald Meadows himself.

Director Pete Atkin