Father And Son

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Producer: P.

LAMBERT

Next in series: SHORT STORY BY FRANK O'CONNOR

Broadcast history

21 May 1991 16:45-17:30 (RADIO 3)

25 Feb 1993 10:00-12:00 (RADIO 3)

Recorded on 1988-07-15.

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By Edmund Gosse, dramatised by Nick Warburton.

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A uniquely frank memoir of a Victorian childhood.

Edmund Gosse was raised in the strictly non-conformist Plymouth Brethren.

Tender, comic and lyrical, this is his account of the spiritual struggle between a lonely boy and his charismatic father.

Edmund Gosse....Derek Jacobi

Philip Henry Gosse....Roger Allam

Young Edmund....Steven Williams

Emily Gosse....Kate Buffery

Miss Marks....Colleen Prendergast

Mary Grace....Sophie Roberts

Miss Flaw....Ann Beach

Kate....Ayesha Antoine

Mr Punch....Geoff Felix

With Gerard Mcdermott, Delroy Brown and Nick Sayce.

Produced and directed by Jonquil Panting

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By Edmund Gosse, dramatised by Nick Warburton.

2/2.

A uniquely frank memoir of a Victorian childhood.

Edmund Gosse was raised in the strictly non-conformist Plymouth Brethren.

Edmund is baptised at the precocious age of ten.

But as he grows, the lonely boy is torn between love for his charismatic father, and the terrible secret in his heart.

Edmund Gosse....Derek Jacobi

Philip Henry Gosse....Roger Allam

Young Edmund....Steven Williams

Miss Marks....Colleen Prendergast

Eliza Brightwen....Jane Wittenshaw

Brother Fawkes....Gerard Mcdermott

Mrs Brown....Ella Smith

Preacher....Wayne Foskett

Teacher....John Cummins

With Delroy Brown, Nick Sayce, Ayesha Antoine and Sophie Roberts.

Produced and directed by Jonquil Panting

19970727

By Frank O'Connor, read by Ian McElhinney.

A young man begins to understand the virtues of tenderness.

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19971125

By W A Harbinson, read by Oliver Maguire.

A young boy must visit his mother's grave for the first time.