School Days

A week of stories about childhood and school.

Episodes

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20030406

The Dirty Di Renzis: By Sheila Yeger.

To a young girl growing up in post-war suburbia, the unruly Di Renzi children hold out the promise of forbidden pleasure.

Followed by Sailing By.

20030413

The Dirty Di Renzis: By Sheila Yeger.

To a young girl growing up in post-war suburbia, for whom the unruly Di Renzi children hold the promise of forbidden pleasure.

20030420

Series of stories about childhood and school.

3.

Romeo and Julie: By Clare Seal.

The first performance of the school play turns into Julie's worst nightmare.

Read by Lisa Coleman.

20030427

A series of stories about the pleasures and pains of childhood and school.

4.

Doves: By Nicola Bennet.

Read by Juliet Prew.

Martha and the doves arrived on the same day, and throughout her short stay, strange, uprooted Martha seemed to have a special bond with the birds.

Followed by Sailing By.

20030504

Lost Love: By Tessa Hadley.

Read by Dee Sadler.

A series of stories about the pleasures and pains of childhood and school.

When Helly picks Clare for membership of the sacred sisterhood of the stump, the two girls embark on a friendship which lasts through adolescence, boyfriends, sex and shoplifting - until adulthood brings its conflicts.

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: By Sheila Yeger.

To a young girl growing up in post-war suburbia, the unruly Di Renzi children hold out the promise of forbidden pleasure.

Followed by Sailing By.

by Sheila Yeger.

Read by Marlene Sidaway

The Dirty Di Renzis: By Sheila Yeger.

To a young girl growing up in post-war suburbia, for whom the unruly Di Renzi children hold the promise of forbidden pleasure.

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2: `Wreckage' by Julia Stoneham.

When Ulrich arrives at an English school with two other wartime Jewish refugees, no one understands the depth of his pain and grief for his country.

Read by Susannah Harker

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20170831 (BBC7)

Series of stories about childhood and school.

3.

Romeo and Julie: By Clare Seal.

The first performance of the school play turns into Julie's worst nightmare.

Read by Lisa Coleman.

3: `Romeo and Julie', by Clare Seal.

The first performance of the school play should be a triumph, but it turns into the stuff of Julie's worst nightmare.

Julie can't face playing Juliet before her parents. Has the drama teacher wasted his time?

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A series of stories about the pleasures and pains of childhood and school.

4.

Doves: By Nicola Bennet.

Read by Juliet Prew.

Martha and the doves arrived on the same day, and throughout her short stay, strange, uprooted Martha seemed to have a special bond with the birds.

Followed by Sailing By.

4: `Doves' by Nicola Bennett.

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: By Tessa Hadley.

Read by Dee Sadler.

A series of stories about the pleasures and pains of childhood and school.

When Helly picks Clare for membership of the sacred sisterhood of the stump, the two girls embark on a friendship which lasts through adolescence, boyfriends, sex and shoplifting - until adulthood brings its conflicts.

5: `Lost Love' by Tessa Hadley.

When Helly picks Clare for membership of the Sacred Sisterhood of the Stump, the two girls embark on a friendship that lasts through adolescence, boyfriends, sex and shoplifting - until adulthood brings conflict.

201C01The Dirty Di Renzis20010730

A week of stories about childhood and school.

1: `The Dirty Di Renzis', by Sheila Yeger.

To a young girl growing up in post-war suburbia, the unruly Di Renzi children hold out the promise of forbidden pleasure.

Read by Marlene Sidaway

201C02Wreckage20010731

A week of stories about childhood and school.

2: `Wreckage' by Julia Stoneham.

When Ulrich arrives at an English school with two other wartime Jewish refugees, no one understands the depth of his pain and grief for his country.

Read by Susannah Harker

201C03Romeo And Julie20010801

A week of stories about childhood and school.

3: `Romeo and Julie', by Clare Seal.

The first performance of the school play should be a triumph, but it turns into the stuff of Julie's worst nightmare.

Read by Lisa Coleman

201C04Doves20010802

A week of stories about childhood and school.

4: `Doves' by Nicola Bennett.

Martha and the doves arrived on the same day, and throughout her short stay, strange, uprooted Martha seemed to have a special bond with the birds.

Read by Juliet Prew.

201C05 LASTLost Love20010803

A week of stories about childhood and school.

5: `Lost Love' by Tessa Hadley.

When Helly picks Clare for membership of the Sacred Sisterhood of the Stump, the two girls embark on a friendship that lasts through adolescence, boyfriends, sex and shoplifting - until adulthood brings conflict.

Read by Dee Sadler.