Nights At The Alexandria

Episodes

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Programme Catalogue - Details: 13 May 198819900528

BBC Programme Number: 88DB2895

First broadcast on 1988-05-13

Recorded on 1988-04-10

Producer: M. LEITCH

Next in series: 24 May 1988

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Description

Denys Hawthorne reads the novel by William Trevor. Harry remembers how Frau Messinger and her German husband changed the course of his young life when they brought the magic of the silver screen to his provincial Irish home.

Subject Categories

storytelling programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

13 May 1988 22:15-22:29 (RADIO 4)

28 May 1990 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Donald Bancroft (adap)

William Trevor (Author)

Maurice Leitch (Producer)

Denys Hawthorne (rdr)

First broadcast on 1988-05-13

Producer: M. LEITCH

Next in series: 24 May 1988

Description

Denys Hawthorne reads the novel by William Trevor. Harry remembers how Frau Messinger and her German husband changed the course of his young life when they brought the magic of the silver screen to his provincial Irish home.

Subject Categories

storytelling programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

13 May 1988 22:15-22:29 (RADIO 4)

28 May 1990 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Donald Bancroft (adap)

William Trevor (Author)

Maurice Leitch (Producer)

Denys Hawthorne (rdr)

Recorded on 1988-04-10

Programme Catalogue - Details: 24 May 198819900529

BBC Programme Number: 88DB2896

First broadcast on 1988-05-24

Recorded on 1988-04-10

Producer: M. LEITCH

Next in series: 25 May 1988

Previous in series: 13 May 1988

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Description

2/5. Harry remembers how Frau Messinger and her German husband changed the course of his young life when they brought the magic of the silver screen to

Subject Categories

readings programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

24 May 1988 22:15-22:29 (RADIO 4)

29 May 1990 08:43-08:57 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Donald Bancroft (adap)

Maurice Leitch (Producer)

William Trevor (rdr)

First broadcast on 1988-05-24

Producer: M. LEITCH

Next in series: 25 May 1988

Previous in series: 13 May 1988

Description

2/5. Harry remembers how Frau Messinger and her German husband changed the course of his young life when they brought the magic of the silver screen to

Subject Categories

readings programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

24 May 1988 22:15-22:29 (RADIO 4)

29 May 1990 08:43-08:57 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Donald Bancroft (adap)

Maurice Leitch (Producer)

William Trevor (rdr)

Recorded on 1988-04-10

Programme Catalogue - Details: 25 May 198819900530

BBC Programme Number: 88DB2897

First broadcast on 1988-05-25

Recorded on 1988-04-10

Producer: M. LEITCH

Next in series: 26 May 1988

Previous in series: 24 May 1988

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Description

Denys Hawthorne continues reading the novel by William Trevor. In a small Irish town during World War II, fifteen-year-old Harry's attachment to the Messingers, an emigrant couple, deepens despite his parent's disapproval.

Subject Categories

storytelling programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

25 May 1988 22:15-22:29 (RADIO 4)

30 May 1990 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Donald Bancroft (adap)

William Trevor (Author)

Maurice Leitch (Producer)

Denys Hawthorne (rdr)

First broadcast on 1988-05-25

Producer: M. LEITCH

Next in series: 26 May 1988

Previous in series: 24 May 1988

Description

Denys Hawthorne continues reading the novel by William Trevor. In a small Irish town during World War II, fifteen-year-old Harry's attachment to the Messingers, an emigrant couple, deepens despite his parent's disapproval.

Subject Categories

storytelling programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

25 May 1988 22:15-22:29 (RADIO 4)

30 May 1990 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Donald Bancroft (adap)

William Trevor (Author)

Maurice Leitch (Producer)

Denys Hawthorne (rdr)

Recorded on 1988-04-10

Programme Catalogue - Details: 26 May 198819900531

BBC Programme Number: 88DB2898

First broadcast on 1988-05-26

Recorded on 1988-04-10

Producer: M. LEITCH

Next in series: 27 May 1988

Previous in series: 25 May 1988

See more NIGHTS AT THE ALEXANDRIA programmes (5)

Description

Denys Hawthorne continues reading the novel by William Trevor. In a small Irish town during World War II, fifteen-year-old Harry's attachment to the Messingers, an emigrant couple, deepens despite his parent's disapproval.

Subject Categories

storytelling programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

26 May 1988 22:15-22:29 (RADIO 4)

31 May 1990 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Donald Bancroft (adap)

William Trevor (Author)

Maurice Leitch (Producer)

Denys Hawthorne (rdr)

First broadcast on 1988-05-26

Producer: M. LEITCH

Next in series: 27 May 1988

Previous in series: 25 May 1988

Description

Denys Hawthorne continues reading the novel by William Trevor. In a small Irish town during World War II, fifteen-year-old Harry's attachment to the Messingers, an emigrant couple, deepens despite his parent's disapproval.

Subject Categories

storytelling programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

26 May 1988 22:15-22:29 (RADIO 4)

31 May 1990 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Donald Bancroft (adap)

William Trevor (Author)

Maurice Leitch (Producer)

Denys Hawthorne (rdr)

Recorded on 1988-04-10

Programme Catalogue - Details: 27 May 198819900601

BBC Programme Number: 88DB2899

First broadcast on 1988-05-27

Recorded on 1988-04-10

Producer: M. LEITCH

Previous in series: 26 May 1988

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Description

Denys Hawthorne concludes reading the novel by William Trevor. In a small Irish town during World War II, fifteen-year-old Harry's attachment to the Messingers, an emigrant couple, deepens despite his parent's disapproval.

Subject Categories

storytelling programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

27 May 1988 22:15-22:29 (RADIO 4)

01 Jun 1990 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Donald Bancroft (adap)

William Trevor (Author)

Maurice Leitch (Producer)

Denys Hawthorne (rdr)

First broadcast on 1988-05-27

Producer: M. LEITCH

Previous in series: 26 May 1988

Description

Denys Hawthorne concludes reading the novel by William Trevor. In a small Irish town during World War II, fifteen-year-old Harry's attachment to the Messingers, an emigrant couple, deepens despite his parent's disapproval.

Subject Categories

storytelling programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

27 May 1988 22:15-22:29 (RADIO 4)

01 Jun 1990 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Donald Bancroft (adap)

William Trevor (Author)

Maurice Leitch (Producer)

Denys Hawthorne (rdr)

Recorded on 1988-04-10

Programme Catalogue - Station

Radio 4