Ae Fond Kiss - The Love Letters Of Robert Burns And Clarinda

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2002012420180125 (BBC7)A passionate and poignant yet doomed romance between Edinburgh socialite Agnes McLehose and the poet Robert Burns.

Starring Liam Brennan as Robert Burns and Wendy Seager as Clarinda.

Based on a series of intimate letters tracking their affair, which began on 6 December 1787, using a series of discrete code-names for each other.

Dramatised by Alison Joseph.

Director: Gaynor MacFarlane

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2002.

A passionate yet doomed romance between Edinburgh socialite Agnes McLehose and the poet.