Plague Child

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0120110411

Written by Peter Ransley. Abridged by Eileen Horne.

It is 1625 - on a rainy night in Oxfordshire, Tom Neave's life nearly ends as soon as it has begun, when Lord Stonehouse orders that the newborn must be cast into the plague pit - but the future holds much more in store for the red-haired, hot tempered boy who relates the story of his early years, from a childhood at the docks in Poplar into an apprenticeship at a City printers, which will take him into the the heart of politics at a turning point in British history.

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

It is a rainy night in 1625, Tom Neave's life nearly ends as soon as it has begun.

0120110411

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

It is 1625 - on a rainy night in Oxfordshire, Tom Neave's life nearly ends as soon as it has begun, when Lord Stonehouse orders that the newborn must be cast into the plague pit - but the future holds much more in store for the red-haired, hot tempered boy who relates the story of his early years, from a childhood at the docks in Poplar into an apprenticeship at a City printers, which will take him into the the heart of politics at a turning point in British history.

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

It is a rainy night in 1625, Tom Neave's life nearly ends as soon as it has begun.

0120110411

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

It is 1625 - on a rainy night in Oxfordshire, Tom Neave's life nearly ends as soon as it has begun, when Lord Stonehouse orders that the newborn must be cast into the plague pit - but the future holds much more in store for the red-haired, hot tempered boy who relates the story of his early years, from a childhood at the docks in Poplar into an apprenticeship at a City printers, which will take him into the the heart of politics at a turning point in British history.

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

It is a rainy night in 1625, Tom Neave's life nearly ends as soon as it has begun.

0220110412

Written by Peter Ransley. Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom goes on the run after his life is threatened by two mysterious strangers- but not before he declares his love to Anne, the daughter of his employer. Returning to his childhood home he is faced with shocking news...

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom goes on the run after his life is threatened by two mysterious strangers.

0220110412

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom goes on the run after his life is threatened by two mysterious strangers- but not before he declares his love to Anne, the daughter of his employer.

Returning to his childhood home he is faced with shocking news...

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom goes on the run after his life is threatened by two mysterious strangers.

0220110412

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom goes on the run after his life is threatened by two mysterious strangers- but not before he declares his love to Anne, the daughter of his employer.

Returning to his childhood home he is faced with shocking news...

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom goes on the run after his life is threatened by two mysterious strangers.

0220110418

0320110413

Written by Peter Ransley. Abridged by Eileen Horne.

While King Charles struggles to find accord with Parliament, Tom battles to understand his connection with the Stonehouse family, who are either his benefactors or his worst enemies...or both.

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom battles to understand his connection with the Stonehouse family.

0320110413

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

While King Charles struggles to find accord with Parliament, Tom battles to understand his connection with the Stonehouse family, who are either his benefactors or his worst enemies...or both.

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

0320110413

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

While King Charles struggles to find accord with Parliament, Tom battles to understand his connection with the Stonehouse family, who are either his benefactors or his worst enemies...or both.

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

0320110419

0420110414

Written by Peter Ransley. Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom is elated when Anne admits she loves him, and witnesses the momentous visit of the King to Parliament, when the tide turns toward the people. But his joy is short lived as his pursuers close in - Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom is elated when Anne admits she loves him.

0420110414

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom is elated when Anne admits she loves him, and witnesses the momentous visit of the King to Parliament, when the tide turns toward the people.

But his joy is short lived as his pursuers close in - Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom is elated when Anne admits she loves him.

0420110414

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom is elated when Anne admits she loves him, and witnesses the momentous visit of the King to Parliament, when the tide turns toward the people.

But his joy is short lived as his pursuers close in - Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom is elated when Anne admits she loves him.

0420110420

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0520110415

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom finally learns the truth behind his connection to the Stonehouse family and the identity of the man with the scar on his face whom he has feared since childhood - but this news pales when he discovers he is about to lose Anne forever...

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom finally learns the truth behind his connection to the Stonehouse family.

0520110415

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom finally learns the truth behind his connection to the Stonehouse family and the identity of the man with the scar on his face whom he has feared since childhood - but this news pales when he discovers he is about to lose Anne forever...

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom finally learns the truth behind his connection to the Stonehouse family.

0520110421

0620110418

Written by Peter Ransley. Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom Neave confronts Lord Stonehouse, making a deal which could secure his future with Anne and her family. He joins forces with Eaton, the man with the scar who once hunted him, to find the pendant which will lead him to his real father...

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom Neave confronts Lord Stonehouse, making a deal which could secure his future with Anne

0620110418

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom Neave confronts Lord Stonehouse, making a deal which could secure his future with Anne and her family.

He joins forces with Eaton, the man with the scar who once hunted him, to find the pendant which will lead him to his real father...

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom Neave confronts Lord Stonehouse, making a deal which could secure his future with Anne.

0620110418

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom Neave confronts Lord Stonehouse, making a deal which could secure his future with Anne and her family.

He joins forces with Eaton, the man with the scar who once hunted him, to find the pendant which will lead him to his real father...

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom Neave confronts Lord Stonehouse, making a deal which could secure his future with Anne.

0720110419

Written by Peter Ransley. Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom and Eaton make their way through wartorn Oxfordshire towards Highpoint, where they will both confront ghosts from their past....and Tom will begin to piece together the truth about the day he was born.

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom and Eaton make their way through wartorn Oxfordshire towards Highpoint.

0720110419

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom and Eaton make their way through wartorn Oxfordshire towards Highpoint, where they will both confront ghosts from their past....and Tom will begin to piece together the truth about the day he was born.

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom and Eaton make their way through wartorn Oxfordshire towards Highpoint.

0720110419

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom and Eaton make their way through wartorn Oxfordshire towards Highpoint, where they will both confront ghosts from their past....and Tom will begin to piece together the truth about the day he was born.

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom and Eaton make their way through wartorn Oxfordshire towards Highpoint.

0820110420

Written by Peter Ransley. Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom is reunited with Matthew, the man who brought him up in the docks. He begs him to reveal the whereabouts of the Stonehouse pendant. But he is not the only one eager to find it...

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom is reunited with Matthew, the man who brought him up in the docks.

0820110420

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom is reunited with Matthew, the man who brought him up in the docks.

He begs him to reveal the whereabouts of the Stonehouse pendant.

But he is not the only one eager to find it...

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

0820110420

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom is reunited with Matthew, the man who brought him up in the docks.

He begs him to reveal the whereabouts of the Stonehouse pendant.

But he is not the only one eager to find it...

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

0920110421

Written by Peter Ransley. Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom finds the pendant and confronts his real father at last, in the midst of the most brutal battle of the Civil War -but this is not a happy reunion...

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom finds the pendant and confronts his real father at last.

0920110421

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom finds the pendant and confronts his real father at last, in the midst of the most brutal battle of the Civil War -but this is not a happy reunion...

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom finds the pendant and confronts his real father at last.

0920110421

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom finds the pendant and confronts his real father at last, in the midst of the most brutal battle of the Civil War -but this is not a happy reunion...

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom finds the pendant and confronts his real father at last.

10 LAST20110422

Written by Peter Ransley. Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom exchanges the pendant and his birthright for the deeds to Half Moon Court. He regrets his choice, love struggling with ambition - until one day Lord Stonehouse summons him to Parliament...

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Tom exchanges the pendant and his birthright for the deeds to Half Moon Court.

10 LAST20110422

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom exchanges the pendant and his birthright for the deeds to Half Moon Court.

He regrets his choice, love struggling with ambition - until one day Lord Stonehouse summons him to Parliament...

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

10 LAST20110422

Written by Peter Ransley.

Abridged by Eileen Horne.

Tom exchanges the pendant and his birthright for the deeds to Half Moon Court.

He regrets his choice, love struggling with ambition - until one day Lord Stonehouse summons him to Parliament...

Read by Jamie Glover

Producer: Clive Brill

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.