The Tony Kay Scandal



By Michael McLean.

The true story of the case of footballer Tony Kay, who, in 1965, was convicted of match fixing, sent to prison and banned for life by the FA.

The play follows the course of events leading up to Kay's trial, imprisonment and release, and features recently-recorded observations from Kay himself.

Tony Kay....Mikey North

Peter Swan....Carl Prekopp

'Bronco' Layne....Karl Davies

Solicitor....Andrew Branch

Harry Catterick....Tom Bevan

Jimmy Gauld....Ross Sutherland

Judge....Alan Leith

Prison Governor....Ian Masters

Directed by Martin Jenkins

A Pier production for BBC Radio 4.

The story of 60s footballer Tony Kay, who was convicted of match fixing