Relative Values

Episodes

SeriesEpisodeTitleFirst
Broadcast
Comments
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900807]

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Unknown: Zena Morgan

Producer: Sharon Banoff.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900814]

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell.

Unknown: Canon Don Lewis

Producer: Sharon Banoff.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900821]

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell.

Producer: Sharon Banoff.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900828]

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell.

Unknown: Plowrights Rosalind

Producer: Sharon Banoff.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900904]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900911]

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell.

Unknown: Crisans Twin

Producer: Sharon Banoff.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900918]

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell.

Unknown: Hilary Carew

Producer: Sharon Banoff.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900925]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910820]

Four family portraits in which Michael O'Donnell explores how shifting social and moral attitudes have affected family life. 1: The Casanovas

In Cardiff's Tiger Bay they're known as the 'Rainbow' family; they are black and white, and every colour in between. But they're Bay boys and girls, devoted to their dockland home - and each other.

Producer Sharon Banoff. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Unknown: Tiger Bay

Producer: Sharon Banoff.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910820]

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Unknown: Tiger Bay

Producer: Sharon Banoff.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910827]

A series of four family portraits in which Michael O'Donnell explores how shifting social and moral attitudes in Britain have affected family life. 2: The Thompsons

The pleasure beach at Blackpool provides fun and fantasy for thousands of visitors, and for the Thompsons - who own it. Producer Sharon Banoff

Contributors

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Producer: Sharon Banoff

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910827]

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Producer: Sharon Banoff

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910903]

A series of four family portraits in which Michael O'Donnell explores how shifting social and moral attitudes in Britain have affected family life. 3: The Crisans

The Crisans are twin brothers, who have a non-identical view of Britain. They're

Romanians, who came in search of a better life - Producer Sharon Banoff

Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910903]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910910]

In the last of four family portraits,

Michael O'Donnell explores how shifting social and moral attitudes in Britain have affected family life. The Carews

Bob and Hilary have ten children. For them, large family life is a mixed blessing of lasting companionship - and competition.

Producer Sharon Banoff Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Producer: Sharon Banoff

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910910]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910917]

Four programmes in which

Michael O'Donnell explores today's shifting social attitudes through family life. 1: TheArnolds

Juliet and Steve met when she was only 16. He took her off to London to start a life together and Juliet became a stripper. Then she had a baby - and discovered that 'three's a crowd'...

Producer Sharon Banoff. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Producer: Sharon Banoff.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910917]

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Producer: Sharon Banoff.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910918]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910924]

Four programmes in which Michael O'Donnell explores shifting social attitudes through the lives of different families.

2:

TheAskews Shirley emigrated with her husband and young family to New Zealand - twice.

And then she met Trevor and fell in love. Their lives have been full of incident, and now they're preparing to face the biggest challenge ever.

Producer Chris Paling. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Unknown: Theaskews Shirley

Producer: Chris Paling.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910924]

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Unknown: Theaskews Shirley

Producer: Chris Paling.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910925]

Stereo (Broadcastyesterday at 7.20pm)

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911001]

Four programmes in which Michael O'Donnell explores shifting social attitudes through the lives of different families.

3: Pat and Judith met at college and began a friendship which seemed unlikely at the time.

Pat preferred a quiet, independent life-style, Judith was gregarious, and loved children. Thirty years on, they're still together - and bringing up two teenage girls.

Producer Sharon Banoff. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Producer: Sharon Banoff.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911001]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19911002]

Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911008]

Last of four programmes in which Michael O'Donnell explores shifting social attitudes through the lives of different families. TheStevensons

Ernie has lived the life many children dream of - at 14 he ran away from home to join the circus. All of his children followed him into the ring but this season, for the first time, the family has concerns beyond the roar of the crowd. Producer Chhs Paling. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911008]

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911009]

Last in the series. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921008]

NEW Michael O'Donnell explores the extraordinary within ordinary family life. 1: The Marchants.

Ian and Jillian's marriage arose from a sad event.

Yet throughout their unusual partnership, they've both had the love and support of Ian's first wife's family.

Producer Sharon Banoff. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921008]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19921015]

Michael O'Donnell explores the extraordinary within ordinary family life. 2: The Glaziers

With two teenage sons,

Mick and Val thought their family was complete. Then, one night, they discovered nine-year-old Fay in the back of their car. Fay, it seemed, wanted to join their family, and they were happy to take her on. But her arrival triggered a chain of events that not only seemed set to destroy Fay, but also the Glaziers. Producer Chris Paling. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921015]

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Producer: Chris Paling.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921022]

Michael O'Donnell explores the extraordinary within ordinary family life. 3: Jim and Darryl

Comedian Jim Sweeney's brand of improvised comedy has made him a success. At home, with partner Darryl and their two small daughters, there's a different kind of daily performance. Their younger child is autistic; her therapy involves much energy, upheaval - and delight. Producer Sharon Banoff

Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921022]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19921029]

Michael O'Donnell explores the extraordinary within ordinary family life. 4: The Roys.

Duncan Roy grew up knowing he was different from his brothers without knowing why - they had red hair, his was black and, unlike them, his skin was olive. To convince himself, if not others, of the reason for this difference he took refuge in lies. Today the lies go on, but Duncan has stopped running from the past and the truth that lies at the heart of his "family". Producer Chris Paling. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921029]

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Unknown: Duncan Roy

Producer: Chris Paling.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921228]

Michael O'Donnell explores the extraordinary within ordinary family life. 1: The Marchants

Producer Sharon Banoff.

Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921228]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19921229]

2: The Glaziers

With two sons, Mick and Val thought their family was complete. Then, one night, they discovered nine-year-old Fay in the back of their car. Fay, it seemed, wanted to join their family - Producer Chris Paling. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921229]

Producer: Chris Paling.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921230]

3: Jim and Darryl Comedian

Jim Sweeney and his partner have an autistic child whose therapy involves much energy, upheaval and delight.

Producer Sharon Banoff. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921230]

Unknown: Jim Sweeney

Producer: Sharon Banoff.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921231]

4: The

Roys Duncan Roy grew up knowing he was different from his brothers - Producer Chris Paling Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921231]

Unknown: Roys Duncan Roy

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930824]

Michael O'Donnell explores the extraordinary within ordinary family life.

1: The Josephs. With two daughters, Geoffrey and Ora considered their family complete. Then, at elder daughter Daniella's ninth birthday party, their younger child, two-year-old Sharona, disappeared and the nightmare that haunts all families began.

Producer Chris Paling

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930824]

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Producer: Chris Paling

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930825]

Michael O'Donnell explores the extraordinary within family life. 1: The Josephs

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930825]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930831]

Michael O'Donnell explores the extraordinary within family life.

2: TheAkshars. Ayman and Jane had an unconventional start to their married life

- Ayman was facing a death threat and Jane was sure their church would prevent the wedding.

Producer Chhs Paling

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930831]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930901]

Michael O'Donnell explores the extraordinary within family life. 2: TheAkshars.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930901]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930907]

Michael O'Donnell explores the extraordinary within family life.

3: The Twiggs. For many years Pete and Chrissie led a nomadic life with their young family in a succession of old lorries and squats. Now the Twiggs live on a council estate but their travelling days are by no means over.

Producer Chris Paling

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930907]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930908]

Michael O'Donnell explores the extraordinary within family life. 3: The Twiggs

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930908]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930914]

The last programme of the series in which Michael O'Donnell explores the extraordinary within family life.

4: The Castries. Cass Castree is a professional club singer and piano playerfrom Lancashire. He married Catherine, 17 years his junior, and they moved in with her parents, Bob and Marion. But now the mother-in-law jokes have taken on a whole new meaning. Producer Chris Paling

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930914]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930915]

4: The Castrees

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931228]

Michael O'Donnell explores the extraordinary within family life.

1: The Josephs. Geoffrey and Ora considered their family complete. Then their 2-year-old daughter disappeared. Producer Chris Paling

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931228]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19931229]

Michael O'Donnell explores society's shifting social attitudes through the lives of different families.

2: The Twiggs. For many years Pete and Chrissie led a nomadic life with their young family in a succession of squats. Now they live on a council estate. Producer Chris Paling

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931229]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19931230]

Michael O'Donnell explores the extraordinary within ordinary family relationships.

3: The Castrees. When showman

Cass Castree married Catherine, 17 years his junior, and moved in with her parents, the mother-in-law jokes took on a whole new meaning.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931230]

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Unknown: Cass Castree

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970826]

Michael O'Donnell returns with four portraits of contemporary family life. 1: The Hutsons of Colchester

Nature or nurture? Vic Hutson threw bricks at Oswald Mosley , son Adrian earns his living playing Mr Punch , and granddaughter Ellenor protests up trees.

Producers Sue Foster and Joanna Rahim Repeated Saturday at 5pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970826]

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Unknown: Vic Hutson

Unknown: Oswald Mosley

Unknown: Mr Punch

Unknown: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970830]

Michael O'Donnell returns with four portraits of contemporary family life. 1: The Hutsons of Colchester

Repeated from Tuesday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970830]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970902]

Michael O'Donnell presents four portraits of contemporary family life. 2: The Skiffingtons of Bolton. After a brain aneurism, Christine Skiffington spent three years in a deep coma.

The hospital gave the family no hope of her recovering until one night, as husband Dennis was praying at her bedside, Christine started to join in. Producers Sue Foster and Joanna Rahim Repeated Saturday 5pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970902]

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Unknown: Christine Skiffington

Unknown: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970906]

Michael O'Donnell presents four portraits of contemporary family life. 2: The Skiffingtons of Bolton Repeated from Tuesday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970906]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970909]

Michael O'Donnell presents four portraits of contemporary family life. 3: The Morgans and the Harveys

In 1992, Lisa married her stepfather and her mother Chris paid for the wedding. Chris is now head of their four-floor household in Hastings, which comprises her new husband, her ex-husband and their two children, her daughter and her two grandchildren. Producer Joanna Rahim

Repeated Saturday 5pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970909]

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Producer: Joanna Rahim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970913]

Michael O'Donnell presents four portraits of contemporary family life. 2: The Morgans and the Harveys Repeated from Tuesday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970913]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970916]

Michael O'Donnell presents the last of four portraits of contemporary family life. The Allsops ofLichfield. Lorry driver Stanley Allsop had just begun a routine run from Calais when customs officers found a huge haul of heroin in his trailer. His family were then faced with the task of getting him out of a French jail. Producers Joy Hatwood Repeated Saturday 5pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970916]

Unknown: Michael O'Donnell

Unknown: Stanley Allsop

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970920]

Michael O'Donnell presents the last of four portraits of contemporary family life. The Allsops ofLichfield. Repeated from Tuesday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970920]
Programme Catalogue - Details: 12 September 198919900814

First broadcast on 1989-09-12

Producer: S. BANOFF

Next in series: 19 September 1989

Previous in series: THE JONES

Broadcast history

12 Sep 1989 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

13 Sep 1989 16:05-16:30 (RADIO 4)

14 Aug 1990 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1989-09-04.

Programme Catalogue - Details: 19 September 198919900807

First broadcast on 1989-09-19

Producer: S.BANOFF

Next in series: THE CASANOVAS

Previous in series: 12 September 1989

Description

SBH:Relative Values - The Morgans. Danny and Zena Morgan live with their children in Surrey. They also live with Danny's haemophilia and the fact that he's now HIV+. Presenter: Michael O'Donnell. Producer: Sharon Banoff.

Broadcast history

19 Sep 1989 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

20 Sep 1989 16:05-16:45 (RADIO 4)

07 Aug 1990 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Michael O'Donnell (int)

Paul Morgan (Speaker)

Danny Morgan (Speaker)

Mark Morgan (Speaker)

Zena Morgan (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 319524.

Programme Catalogue - Details: 2, The Harveys19950902

First broadcast on 1995-08-29

Producer: J. HATWOOD

Next in series: THE HALLS

Previous in series: JUDE AND ROBIN AND PAM

Other programmes in 2

THE HARVEYS

THE MARQUESS OF SLIGO AND FAMILY

Broadcast history

29 Aug 1995 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

02 Sep 1995 17:00-17:40 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1995-07-12.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Blackpool's Pleasure Beach19900925

Producer: S. BANOFF

Next in series: THE COLOUR OF MONEY

Previous in series: THE CAREWS

Broadcast history

25 Sep 1990 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

26 Sep 1990 16:05-16:30 (RADIO 4)

27 Aug 1991 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-09-04.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Blackpool's Pleasure Beach19900926

First broadcast on 1990-09-25

Producer: S. BANOFF

Next in series: THE COLOUR OF MONEY

Previous in series: THE CAREWS

Broadcast history

25 Sep 1990 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

26 Sep 1990 16:05-16:30 (RADIO 4)

27 Aug 1991 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-09-04.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Plowrights19900828

First broadcast on 1989-08-29

Producer: S. BANOFF

Next in series: THE JONES

Previous in series: 20 September 1988

Broadcast history

29 Aug 1989 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

30 Aug 1989 16:05-16:30 (RADIO 4)

28 Aug 1990 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1989-08-08.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Carews19900918

Producer: S. BANOFF

Next in series: BLACKPOOL'S PLEASURE BEACH

Previous in series: THE CRISPANS

Description

Subject Categories

documentaries (programme format)

families (family life)

large families

Broadcast history

18 Sep 1990 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

19 Sep 1990 16:05-16:45 (RADIO 4)

10 Sep 1991 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Michael O'Donnell (int)

Sharon Banoff (Producer)

Bob Carew (Speaker)

Anna Carew (Speaker)

Elizabeth Carew (Speaker)

Hilary Carew (Speaker)

Mark Carew (Speaker)

Recorded on 1990-08-21.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Carews19900919

First broadcast on 1990-09-18

Producer: S. BANOFF

Next in series: BLACKPOOL'S PLEASURE BEACH

Previous in series: THE CRISPANS

Description

Subject Categories

documentaries (programme format)

families (family life)

large families

Broadcast history

18 Sep 1990 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

19 Sep 1990 16:05-16:45 (RADIO 4)

10 Sep 1991 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Michael O'Donnell (int)

Sharon Banoff (Producer)

Bob Carew (Speaker)

Anna Carew (Speaker)

Elizabeth Carew (Speaker)

Hilary Carew (Speaker)

Mark Carew (Speaker)

Recorded on 1990-08-21.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Casanovas19900904

Producer: S. BANOFF

Next in series: THE CRISPANS

Previous in series: 19 September 1989

Broadcast history

04 Sep 1990 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

05 Sep 1990 16:05-16:45 (RADIO 4)

20 Aug 1991 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-07-26.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Casanovas19900905

First broadcast on 1990-09-04

Producer: S. BANOFF

Next in series: THE CRISPANS

Previous in series: 19 September 1989

Broadcast history

04 Sep 1990 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

05 Sep 1990 16:05-16:45 (RADIO 4)

20 Aug 1991 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-07-26.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Crispans19900911

Producer: S. BANOFF

Next in series: THE CAREWS

Previous in series: THE CASANOVAS

Description

SBH:In a series of family portraits, Michael O'Donnell explores how our shifting social and moral attitudes in Britain have affected family life. The Crispans -Romanian twin brothers with a non-identical view of Britain.

Broadcast history

11 Sep 1990 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

03 Sep 1991 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Michael O'Donnell (int)

Sharon Banoff (Producer)

Hilary Crispan (Speaker)

Dinu Crispan (Speaker)

Michaela Crispan (Speaker)

Pavel Crispan (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 432677.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Halls19950905

Producer: J. HATWOOD

Next in series: THE STUBBS

Previous in series: 2, THE HARVEYS

Broadcast history

05 Sep 1995 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

09 Sep 1995 17:00-17:40 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1995-08-31.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Halls19950909

First broadcast on 1995-09-05

Producer: J. HATWOOD

Next in series: THE STUBBS

Previous in series: 2, THE HARVEYS

Broadcast history

05 Sep 1995 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

09 Sep 1995 17:00-17:40 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1995-08-31.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Jones19900821

First broadcast on 1989-09-05

Producer: S. BANOFF

Next in series: 12 September 1989

Previous in series: PLOWRIGHTS

Broadcast history

05 Sep 1989 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

06 Sep 1989 16:05-16:45 (RADIO 4)

21 Aug 1990 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1989-08-22.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Stubbs19950912

Producer: J. HATWOOD

Next in series: 1, THE RICHARDS OF STREATHAM

Previous in series: THE HALLS

Description

Michael O'DONNELL meets David and Evelyn STUBBS who had their daughter's life-support machine switched off five years ago. Producers Joy HATWOOD and Joanna RAHIM.

Subject Categories

documentaries (programme format)

families (family life)

life support systems

medical supplies

switching off (electricity)

Broadcast history

12 Sep 1995 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

16 Sep 1995 17:00-17:40 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Michael O'Donnell

Joy Hatwood (Producer)

Joanna Rahim (Producer)

Evelyn Stubbs (Speaker)

David Stubbs (Relative Values contributor (s) (Speaker)

Recorded on 1995-06-28.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Stubbs19950916

First broadcast on 1995-09-12

Producer: J. HATWOOD

Next in series: 1, THE RICHARDS OF STREATHAM

Previous in series: THE HALLS

Description

Michael O'DONNELL meets David and Evelyn STUBBS who had their daughter's life-support machine switched off five years ago. Producers Joy HATWOOD and Joanna RAHIM.

Subject Categories

documentaries (programme format)

families (family life)

life support systems

medical supplies

switching off (electricity)

Broadcast history

12 Sep 1995 19:20-20:00 (RADIO 4)

16 Sep 1995 17:00-17:40 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Michael O'Donnell

Joy Hatwood (Producer)

Joanna Rahim (Producer)

Evelyn Stubbs (Speaker)

David Stubbs (Relative Values contributor (s) (Speaker)

Recorded on 1995-06-28.

The Allsops Of Lichfield19970916

Michael O'Donnell presents the last of four portraits of contemporary family life. `The Allsops of Lichfield'. Lorry driver Stanley Allsop had just begun a routine run from Calais when customs officers found a huge haul of heroin in his sealed trailer. His family back home were faced with the task of getting Stanley out of French jail.

The Allsops Of Lichfield19970920
02The Skiffingtons Of Bolton19970902

Michael O'Donnell presents four portraits of contemporary family life. 2: `The Skiffingtons of Bolton'. After a brain aneurism, Christine Skiffington spent three years in a deep coma. The hospital gave the family no hope of a recovery until one night, as husband Dennis was praying at her bedside, Christine started to join in.

03The Morgans And The Harveys19970909

Michael O'Donnell presents four portraits of contemporary family life. 3: `The Morgans and The Harveys'. In 1992, Lisa married her stepfather and her mother Chris paid for the wedding. Chris is now head of the household comprising her new husband, her ex-husband and their two children, her daughter and her two grandchildren.

03The Morgans And The Harveys19970913
197C01The Hutsons Of Colchester19970826

Michael O'Donnell returns with four portraits of contemporary family life.

1: `The Hutsons of Colchester'.

Nature or Nurture? Vic Hutson threw bricks at Oswald Mosley, son Adrian earns his living playing Mr Punch, and granddaughter Ellenor protests up trees.

197C01The Hutsons Of Colchester19970830

Michael O'Donnell returns with four portraits of contemporary family life.

1: `The Hutsons of Colchester'.

Nature or Nurture? Vic Hutson threw bricks at Oswald Mosley, son Addrian earns his living playing Mr Punch, and granddaughter Ellenor protests up trees.

SNT19760508

By: Noel Coward

Starring: Joyce Redman/Bill Fraser/Gwen Cherrell/John Rye.