The Invincible Violet

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01 OF 520040726

Violet Van der Elst did more than anyone to secure the abolition of capital punishment in Britain.

She was also one of the most colourful eccentrics of the twentieth century.

Why is she a forgotten woman?

Violet....Syliva Syms

Narrator....Philip Voss

Daphne....Ann Bell

Ray....Jamie Harding

Mother....Karen Archer

Manager/John....Christopher Douglas

Henry....Jon Strickland

Judge/Herring....Ian Masters

Maid....Connie Walker

Directed by Jane Morgan.

0220040727

Violet's campaign against the death penalty gets under way and she's soon in trouble with the authorities.

Violet....Syliva Syms

Narrator....Philip Voss

Daphne....Ann Bell

Ray....Jamie Harding

Mother....Karen Archer

Prosecution....Christopher Douglas

Defence/Lord Edward....Jon Strickland

Judge/Herring....Ian Masters

Maid....Connie Walker

Directed by Jane Morgan.

0320040728

Violet goes shopping and buys six pairs of shoes, nine handbags and a castle.

Violet....Syliva Syms

Narrator....Philip Voss

Daphne....Ann Bell

Ray....Jamie Harding

Mother....Karen Archer

Prosecution....Christopher Douglas

Reporter....Jon Strickland

Judge/Herring....Ian Masters

Maid....Connie Walker

Directed by Jane Morgan.

0420040729

A weekend in the country with Violet is not exactly restful, but nor is it dull.

Violet....Syliva Syms

Narrator....Philip Voss

Daphne....Ann Bell

Ray....Jamie Harding

Lady Corey....Karen Archer

Dr Valesky....Christopher Douglas

Reporter....Jon Strickland

Herring....Ian Masters

Maid....Connie Walker

Directed by Jane Morgan.

05 LAST20040730

Violet's business goes downhill and it looks as if there isn't much fight left in her, but she's not one to go quietly.

Violet....Syliva Syms

Narrator....Philip Voss

Daphne....Ann Bell

Ray....Jamie Harding

Maid....Karen Archer

Politican/Archbishop....Christopher Douglas

Announer/Interviewer....Jon Strickland

Herring....Ian Masters

Maid....Connie Walker

Directed by Jane Morgan.