Voices From Chernobyl

From Svetlana Alexievich's book, adapted by Lucy Baldwyn.

Marking the 15th anniversary of the reactor disaster, a powerful love story, based on a true account, of how a woman's fireman husband was taken in secret to Moscow after being injured fighting the fires which spread from the reactor.

Their story is interwoven with contemporary interviews with Ukrainian witnesses.

With Lorraine Ashbourne.

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From Svetlana Alexievich's book, adapted by Lucy Baldwyn.

Marking the 15th anniversary of the reactor disaster, a powerful love story, based on a true account, of how a woman's fireman husband was taken in secret to Moscow after being injured fighting the fires which spread from the reactor.

Their story is interwoven with contemporary interviews with Ukrainian witnesses.

With Lorraine Ashbourne.