The Fox At The Manger

PL Travers' tale of a fox meeting the Messiah at Christmas, and offering up his cunning.


20081224 (BBC7)
20081225 (BBC7)
20101222 (BBC7)
20101223 (BBC7)

When a fox meets the Messiah at the Nativity, he offers up his cunning.

Magical story starring Wendy Hiller and Alec Mccowen.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921223]

Wendy Hiller narrates a magical and unusual retelling of the Christmas story by PL Travers, the author of Mary Poppins.

Dramatised by Brian Sibley Music: David Hewson

Producer Glyn Dearman

Director Kay Patrick. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921223]

Unknown: Wendy Hiller

Unknown: Mary Poppins.

Dramatised By: Brian Sibley

Music: David Hewson

Producer: Glyn Dearman

Director: Kay Patrick.

Fox: Alec McCowen

The Mother: Jenny Howe

The Child: Richard Pearce

The Ass: Ronald Herdman

The Cow: Maxine Audley

The Sheep: Danny Schiller

The Dove: Danielle Allen

Children: Sebastian Brennan

Children: Ben Dell

Children: Dominic Gerrard