Father! Father! Burning Bright

Alan Bennett reads his comic story in five parts.

Abridged and directed by Ned Chaillet.

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Alan Bennett reads his comic story in five parts.

Abridged and directed by Ned Chaillet.``The timing was good, Midgley acknowledged that.

Only his father would have managed to make his farewell in the middle of a `meet the parents' week.''.

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Midgley is determined to make things right with his father by being with him when he dies.

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As Midgley's father lingers on his deathbed, it falls to Midgley to summon the relatives.

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Midgley's beside vigil is enlivened by the appearance of Nurse Lightfoot.

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Midgley's resolve to be at his father's side is tested.