The Man In The Wooden Hat

Episodes

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01*20090921

Dramatisation by Pete Atkin of the new novel by Jane Gardam.

Barrister Edward Feathers and his wife Elizabeth's lives are intertwined with that of his hated rival, Terry Veneering, as their relationships play out from 1950s Hong Kong to present-day Dorset.

Eddie....Michael York

Betty....Olivia Williams

Terry....Lloyd Owen

Amy....Moira Quirk

Delilah....Carolyn Seymour

Albert Ross....Jon David Yu

Young Harry....Oliver Dillon

Expat....Kenneth Danziger

Older Harry....Matthew Wolf

Narrator....Martin Jarvis

Directed by Rosalind Ayres and Martin Jarvis

A Jarvis and Ayres production for BBC Radio 4.

Edward and Elizabeth Feathers' lives are intertwined with that of a hated rival.

02*20090922

Dramatisation by Pete Atkin of the new novel by Jane Gardam.

News that a plane carrying schoolchildren to England has crashed over the Indian Ocean provokes surprising reactions.

Eddie....Michael York

Betty....Olivia Williams

Terry....Lloyd Owen

Amy....Moira Quirk

Delilah....Carolyn Seymour

Albert Ross....Jon David Yu

Young Harry....Oliver Dillon

Expat....Kenneth Danziger

Older Harry....Matthew Wolf

Narrator....Martin Jarvis

Directed by Rosalind Ayres and Martin Jarvis

A Jarvis and Ayres production for BBC Radio 4.

News that a plane carrying children to England has crashed provokes surprising reactions.

03*20090923

Dramatisation by Pete Atkin of the new novel by Jane Gardam.

Difficulties for Betty and Eddie in London and phone calls from Hong Kong.

Eddie....Michael York

Betty....Olivia Williams

Terry....Lloyd Owen

Amy....Moira Quirk

Delilah....Carolyn Seymour

Albert Ross....Jon David Yu

Young Harry....Oliver Dillon

Expat....Kenneth Danziger

Older Harry....Matthew Wolf

Narrator....Martin Jarvis

Directed by Rosalind Ayres and Martin Jarvis

A Jarvis and Ayres production for BBC Radio 4.

04*20090924

Dramatisation by Pete Atkin of the new novel by Jane Gardam.

After more than 20 years in Hong Kong, are Betty and Eddie destined to be lifetime expats?

Eddie....Michael York

Betty....Olivia Williams

Terry....Lloyd Owen

Amy....Moira Quirk

Delilah....Carolyn Seymour

Albert Ross....Jon David Yu

Young Harry....Oliver Dillon

Expat....Kenneth Danziger

Older Harry....Matthew Wolf

Narrator....Martin Jarvis

Directed by Rosalind Ayres and Martin Jarvis

A Jarvis and Ayres production for BBC Radio 4.

05 LAST*20090925

Dramatisation by Pete Atkin of the new novel by Jane Gardam.

Does old age mean that Hong Kong secrets will finally be revealed?

Eddie....Michael York

Betty....Olivia Williams

Terry....Lloyd Owen

Amy....Moira Quirk

Delilah....Carolyn Seymour

Albert Ross....Jon David Yu

Young Harry....Oliver Dillon

Expat....Kenneth Danziger

Older Harry....Matthew Wolf

Narrator....Martin Jarvis

Directed by Rosalind Ayres and Martin Jarvis

A Jarvis and Ayres production for BBC Radio 4.