Whistle Down The Wind

Diana Griffiths' adaptation of the tale by Mary Hayley Bell, Keith Waterhouse and Willis Hall.

The first ever radio production of this classic story.

Set in 1958 on a northern Pennine hill farm, 12-year-old Kathy finds a criminal on the run hiding in her barn.

Because of his profane exclamation of shock on being discovered, she and her siblings believe him to be Jesus Christ.

The Man....Paul Copley

Kathy....Rachel Ibbotson

Nan....Poppy Rush

Charlie....Alexander Slater

Aunty Dolly/Mrs Reeves....Becky Hindley

Dad....Stephen Critchlow

Eddie....Ben Crowe.

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Diana Griffiths' adaptation of the tale by Mary Hayley Bell, Keith Waterhouse and Willis Hall.

The first ever radio production of this classic story.

Set in 1958 on a northern Pennine hill farm, 12-year-old Kathy finds a criminal on the run hiding in her barn.

Because of his profane exclamation of shock on being discovered, she and her siblings believe him to be Jesus Christ.

The Man....Paul Copley

Kathy....Rachel Ibbotson

Nan....Poppy Rush

Charlie....Alexander Slater

Aunty Dolly/Mrs Reeves....Becky Hindley

Dad....Stephen Critchlow

Eddie....Ben Crowe.