Mr Larkin's Awkward Day

Chris Harrald's play takes a light-hearted look at a chaotic day in the life of an emerging poet.

One morning in September 1957, Philip Larkin receives a very official looking letter which sends him into a spin.

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Philip Larkin....Adrian Scarborough

  • bob....stephen critchlow
  • inspector clough....alan williams
  • mary....helen longworth
  • mr stenning....chris pavlo
  • mrs c....lynne verrall
  • mrs giddings....anne reid
  • roger....john rowe
  • shopkeeper....dan starkey
  • tom....ben crowe

  • Hull 195720101202 (BBC7)

    : A librarian gets a letter - is his shameful secret out? Chris Harrald's light-hearted drama stars Adrian Scarborough.

    A librarian gets a letter - is his shameful secret out? With Adrian Scarborough

    2008042920100125

    Chris Harrald's play takes a light-hearted look at a chaotic day in the life of an emerging poet.

    One morning in September 1957, Philip Larkin receives a very official looking letter which sends him into a spin.

    Philip Larkin....Adrian Scarborough

    Mrs Giddings - Anne Reid

    Mrs C....Lynne Verrall

    Inspector Clough....Alan Williams

    Bob....Stephen Critchlow

    Roger....John Rowe

    Shopkeeper....Dan Starkey

    Mary....Helen Longworth

    Tom....Ben Crowe

    Mr Stenning....Chris Pavlo.

    2008042920100125

    Chris Harrald's play takes a light-hearted look at a chaotic day in the life of an emerging poet.

    One morning in September 1957, Philip Larkin receives a very official looking letter which sends him into a spin.