Alex Ferguson - My Uncle Freddie

Episodes

EpisodeTitleRepeatedComments
01Heart's Ache, Heart's Ease20080225 (BBC7)
20161228 (BBC7)
20141105 (BBC7)
20141104 (BBC7)

Young Lecky and his uncle rescue the Prince of Wales from the Tyne.

10 year old Lecky and his Uncle Freddie rescue the Prince of Wales from the Tyne. Is he the true prince? Will the course of history change in the North East?

The first of Alex Ferguson's hilarious and heart-warming trilogy is a passionate evocation of a 1930s childhood in Jarrow.

Stars Shaun Prendergast as Uncle Freddie, Colin Maclachlan as Our Dad, Alex Ferguson as Alex and Janine Birkett as Aunt Bella.

Producer: Melanie Harris

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1997.

Young Lecky and his uncle rescue the Prince of Wales from the Tyne.

Young Lecky and his uncle rescue the Prince of Wales from the Tyne. 1930s Jarrow childhood trilogy with Shaun Prendergast.

Young Lecky and his uncle rescue the Prince of Wales from the Tyne.

02A Time Of Deep Affliction20080226 (BBC7)
20161229 (BBC7)
20141106 (BBC7)
20141105 (BBC7)

Lecky's pursuit of a butcher's daughter threatens his scholarship chances. 1930s Jarrow childhood trilogy with Gareth Brown.

Lecky's pursuit of a butcher's daughter threatens his scholarship chances.

Lecky's pursuit of a butcher's daughter threatens his scholarship chances.

Lecky's pursuit of a butcher's daughter threatens his scholarship chances. 1930s Jarrow childhood trilogy with Gareth Brown.

Lecky's pursuit of a butcher's daughter threatens his scholarship chances.

03A Catalogue Of Disasters20080227 (BBC7)
20161230 (BBC7)

Set-backs and surprises unite the family, making Lecky the hero of the hour. 1930s Jarrow childhood trilogy with Shaun Prendergast.

Set-backs and surprises unite the family, making Lecky the hero of the hour.

03 LASTA Catalogue Of Disasters20080227 (BBC7)
20141107 (BBC7)
20141106 (BBC7)

Set-backs and surprises unite the family, making Lecky the hero of the hour. 1930s Jarrow childhood trilogy with Shaun Prendergast.

Set-backs and surprises unite the family, making Lecky the hero of the hour.

Set-backs and surprises unite the family, making Lecky the hero of the hour. 1930s Jarrow childhood trilogy with Shaun Prendergast.

Set-backs and surprises unite the family, making Lecky the hero of the hour.