Memento Mori

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By Muriel Spark, dramatised by Diana Griffiths.

1/2.

Dame Lettie Colston is the first of her circle of friends and relations to be warned by a voice on the telephone 'Remember you must die!' These calls soon become widespread, defying all speculation and the efforts of the police.

The caller is variously described by those who hear him as menacing, civil, boyish, sinister.

The calls create a considerable stir in the lives of the recipients and serve to intertwine the remaining strands of their failing lives.

Godfrey Colston....Geoffrey Whitehead

Charmian Colston....Marcia Warren

Mrs Mabel Pettigrew....Prunella Scales

Dame Lettie Colston....Elizabeth Spriggs

Percy Mannering....Windsor Davies

Jean Taylor....Thelma Barlow

Henry Mortimer....Trevor Martin

Guy Leet....John Rowe

Mrs Anthony/Tempest....Frances Jeater

Olive Mannering/Gwen....Tracy Wiles

With Thomas Wheatley, Anthony Glennon and Kim Wall

Director Pauline Harris

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By Muriel Spark, dramatised by Diana Griffiths.

2/2.

Mrs Pettigrew is blackmailing Godfrey, while the mystery telephone caller persists in his warnings of "Remember you must die".

These calls soon become widespread, defying all speculation and the efforts of the police.

Godfrey Colston....Geoffrey Whitehead

Charmian Colston....Marcia Warren

Mrs Mabel Pettigrew....Prunella Scales

Dame Lettie Colston....Elizabeth Spriggs

Percy Mannering....Windsor Davies

Jean Taylor....Thelma Barlow

Henry Mortimer....Trevor Martin

Guy Leet....John Rowe

Tony....Kim Wall

Bill....Anthony Glennon

Mrs Anthony....Frances Jeater

Olive Mannering/Gwen....Tracy Wiles

Eric....Thomas Wheatley

Director Pauline Harris