Worst Journey In The World, The [drama]

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01* *2008092120080927

Apsley Cherry-Garrard's gripping account of his experiences as the youngest member of Captain Scott's polar expedition team, adapted by Stef Penney.

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In the austerely beautiful icescapes of Antarctica, things go disastrously wrong.

Apsley Cherry-Garrard....Matt Green

Captain Robert Falcon Scott....John Mcandrew

Dr Atkinson....Carl Prekopp

Captain Oates....Mark Meadows

Lieutenant Bowers....Peter Callaghan

Charles Wright....Simon Lee Phillips

Dr Edward Wilson....Richard Mitchley

PO Tom Crean....Jack Reynolds

Taff Evans....Huw Davies

Specially composed music by Will Gregory of Goldfrapp, orchestrated by Ian Gardiner and performed by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conducted by Grant Llewellyn.

Directed by Kate McAll.

02 LAST*2008092820081004

After two months of hard marching, Scott must tell four of the surviving twelve men that they must turn back.

Apsley Cherry-Garrard....Matt Green

Captain Robert Falcon Scott....John Mcandrew

Dr Atkinson....Carl Prekopp

Captain Oates....Mark Meadows

Lieutenant Bowers....Peter Callaghan

Charles Wright....Simon Lee Phillips

Dr Edward Wilson....Richard Mitchley

PO Tom Crean....Jack Reynolds

Taff Evans....Huw Davies

PO Keohane/Dimitri....Andrew Byron

Specially composed music by Will Gregory of Goldfrapp, orchestrated by Ian Gardiner and performed by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conducted by Grant Llewellyn.

Directed by Kate McAll.