Vanquishing The Gorbals

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By Carmen Walton.

Semi- autobiographical drama about the author's parents.

When George meets Mags it's in one of the most deprived areas of Europe in the 50's - The Gorbals in GLASGOW.

There's an instant attraction, and despite their surroundings, they make music together.

Later George will give Mags his most treasured possession - a tattered copy of the Communist Manifesto.

But can their ideals and passion survive? George....Gary Lewis Mags....Myra Mcfadyen Emma....Emma Atkins Alec....James Lauren Peterson....Glenn Cunningham Young Emma....Lysen Edwards.