Taking The Plunge

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Programme Catalogue - Details: 01 September 199519950901

Producer: J.

RAY

Next in series: BOB

Previous in series: NANCY

Broadcast history

01 Sep 1995 10:02-10:30 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1995-08-16

197D0119971007

Four audio diaries in which people document an attempt to change their lives.

1: Bob.

Once an alcoholic and a criminal, Bob has turned his life around.

He now has a loving family and possibly the job of his dreams.

But there is one more goal for him to attain - self-belief.

197D02Dancing With Ducks19971014

Four audio diaries in which people document an attempt to change their lives.

2: `Dancing with Ducks'.

Christina and her partner Sebastian have given up their cosmopolitan life in Edinburgh for a mobile home in Wales.

Christina is pursuing her childhood dream of running an organic farm.

But first she has to find a property and face the toughest test - who will kill the ducks?

197D03Kenneth19971021

Four audio diaries in which people document an attempt to change their lives.

3: `Kenneth'.

As the village vicar in a charming parish, Kenneth feels fortunate.

But when he finds himself out of step with the Church of England, he becomes a different kind of pilgrim in a faraway land.

197D04Farris19971028

The last of four audio diaries in which people document an attempt to change their lives.

`Farris'.

Farris Howard suffered 90 per cent first degree burns in a house fire at the age of 3.

Now 14, he faces his tenth year of painful operations to reconstruct his skin.

How does he cope?