This Sporting Life

David Storey's gritty novel, set in a northern industrial town in the late 50s, about a ruthless young rugby league player.

Dramatised in two parts by Gary Brown.

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Stephen Tompkinson reads David Storey's novel, the story of a rugby league professional in an industrial northern city.

2/6: Arthur takes Mrs Hammond on her second car trip.

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David Storey's gritty novel, set in a northern industrial town in the late 50s, about a ruthless young rugby league player.

Dramatised in two parts by Gary Brown.

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