The Heroic Pursuits Of Darleen Fyles

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20100108 (BBC7)
20100109 (BBC7)

Esther Wilson's drama is inspired by a true story.

Darleen is a young woman with learning difficulties who has become obsessed with the emergency services and who occasionally sets fire to things.

Helen is a volunteer helper trying to help Darleen to rebuild her life, but she too has her own secret reasons for volunteering.

Darleen....Donna Lavin

Helen....Claire Rushbrook

Jamie....Edmund Davis

Treena....Siobhan Finneran

Tony/Will/PC....Craig Cheetham

Nurse....Sue Kelly

Directed by Pauline Harris.

Volunteer Helen sets out to help an obsessed young woman with learning difficulties.

Esther Wilson's drama stars Donna Lavin.

The Heroic Pursuits of Darleen Fyles

Darleen is a young woman with learning difficulties who has become obsessed with the emergency services and who occasionally sets fire to things. Helen is a volunteer helper trying to help Darleen to rebuild her life, but she too has her own secret reasons for volunteering.