The Judgement Test

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20080919

By Michael Butt.

A probing journalist asks Constable John Woolf, an officer in the armed units of the police, some difficult questions about his job, its physical and psychological dangers and the split-second life-and-death decisions he has to make.

He gets some very unexpected answers.

John Woolf....Ian Hart

Paul....Jay Simpson

Linda....Claire Price

Gerry Lawson....Alistair Danson

Mr Taylor....Peter Sproule

Mrs Taylor....Caroline Gruber

Armourer....Ian Barnes

Counsellor....Andrew Branch

Directed by Penny Gold

20100812

Officers in the armed units of the Police have a dangerous job - both physically and psychologically.

We ask them to face death and to make life and death decisions.

But when it comes to the crunch, what kind of decisions does Constable John Woolf make? And how are they affecting him?

In Michael Butt's play, a probing journalist asks some difficult questions and gets some very unexpected answers.

John Woolf - Ian Hart

Paul - Jay Simpson

Linda - Claire Price

Gerry Lawson - Alistair Danson

Mr Taylor - Peter Sproule

Mrs Taylor - Caroline Gruber

Armourer - Ian Barnes

Counsellor - Andrew Branch

Director: Penny Gold

A Pier production for BBC Radio 4.

By Michael Butt.

A probing journalist talks to an officer in the armed units of the police