An Island Between Heaven And Earth

Alistair Rutherford's play dramatises the trials and tribulations of a group of unemployed shipyard workers and trainee church ministers who arrived on the island of Iona in 1938 to restore the ruined monastery buildings surrounding the medieval Abbey.

They were all volunteers and their problems were only just beginning.

Episodes

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  • alistair dunlop....john kazek
  • alistair....John Kazek
  • archie scott....lewis howden
  • archie....lewis howden
  • bill amos....james bryce
  • bill....james bryce
  • bobby mackay....nick underwod
  • bobby....Nick Underwood
  • directed by Bruce Young
  • george macleod....crawford logan
  • george....Crawford Logan
  • james mcqueen....richard conlon
  • james....richard conlon
  • milorad petrovitch....simon tait
  • milorad....Simon Tait
  • mrs fallon....Rose Mcbain
  • narrator....james bryce
  • other parts played by members of the cast

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    Alistair Rutherford's play dramatises the trials and tribulations of a group of unemployed shipyard workers and trainee church ministers who arrived on the island of Iona in 1938 to restore the ruined monastery buildings surrounding the medieval Abbey.

    They were all volunteers and their problems were only just beginning.