Indian Summer

Will Randall was a disenchanted supply teacher in a LONDON school when a chance meeting took him to INDIA, and changed his life.

His funny and touching account of the summer he spent teaching English to orphans in a slum is read by Paul Bhattacharjee, and abridged by Lauris Morgan-Griffiths.

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19900322]

Unknown: Robin Moulsdale

Unknown: Colin Semper

Unknown: Baghwan Shree Rajneesh.

Producer: Eddie Payne

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900829]

Unknown: Robin Moulsdale

Unknown: Colin Semper

Producer: Eddie Payne

Programme Catalogue - Details: 22 March 199019900322

Producer: B.

KING

Next in series: LAMHE

Previous in series: SOUND ARCHIVE

Broadcast history

22 Mar 1990 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

29 Aug 1990 16:05-16:30 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-03-09

Programme Catalogue - Details: 22 March 199019900829

First broadcast on 1990-03-22

Producer: B.

KING

Next in series: LAMHE

Previous in series: SOUND ARCHIVE

Broadcast history

22 Mar 1990 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

29 Aug 1990 16:05-16:30 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-03-09

01A Sparkle In The Sand20040419

Will Randall was a disenchanted supply teacher in a LONDON school when a chance meeting took him to INDIA, and changed his life.

His funny and touching account of the summer he spent teaching English to orphans in a slum is read by Paul Bhattacharjee, and abridged by Lauris Morgan-Griffiths.The extraordinary Maria-Helena von Würfelwerfer takes will to the INDIAn city of Poona, where he finds that teachers are highly respected.

02Namaste20040420

Will is introduced to the ashram and its enchanting children.

03Saviour Of The Universe.20040421

Can an ancient Hindu epic hero avert the threat to the slum school?

04Defeating The Demon20040422

Tragedy in the slum and chaos on stage.

05 LASTThe Blessings Of Ganesh20040423

The children's play is a great success and the school is saved.