The Late Book - The Changing Forest

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Robert Glenister reads Dennis Potter's story, abridged in five parts by Andrew Simpson.

1: The First Jukebox. In 1961, Dennis Potter revisited his birthplace, the Forest of Dean, and found it in a state of profound uncertainty. Producer Andy Jordan Repeat

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Unknown: Robert Glenister

Unknown: Andrew Simpson.

Unknown: Dennis Potter

Producer: Andy Jordan

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By Dennis Potter. 2: No Job for Life

For the coal-mining community of the Forest of Dean, pit closures brought a traumatic change.

For details see yesterday

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Unknown: Dennis Potter.

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By Dennis Potter. 3: Empty Pews

The old chapel religion was losing its grip on the local community. For details see Monday

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By Dennis Potter. 4: Out with the Old The Forest of Dean elders remembered the past, but the young people embraced what was new.

For details see Monday

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By Dennis Potter. A Time of Tension For the inhabitants of the Forest of Dean in 1961, change brings tension. Final part.

For details see Monday

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