By Mary Haley Bell, Keith Waterhouse and Willis Hall.
Radio dramatisation by Diana Griffiths.
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.
However, due to 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