Alice's Friend [Owen Holder]

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Octogenarian Alice employs Len as her chauffeur, sparking resentment among their families.

84-year-old Alice employs Len as her chauffeur, sparking resentment among their families. Stars Joyce Carey and Harold Goodwin.

When 84 year old Alice employs Len as her chauffeur, a genuine friendship gradually develops between them.

But Alice's son and daughter donít approve, thinking Lenís after the old woman's money. Even Len's wife and family begin to resent the amount of time he gives her...

Owen Holderís drama stars

Alice.... Joyce Carey

Enid.... Pauline Letts

Len,.... Harold Goodwin

Charles.... David Gooderson

Muriel.... Jean Trend

Donald.... Spencer Banks

Robert.... Stephen Garlick

Phyllis.... Theresa Streatfeild

Mr Hampton.... Owen Holder

Writer: Owen Holder

Pianist: Neil Rhoden

Director: Ian Cotterell

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1982.

Trouble ensues when Len takes a job as a chauffeur for 84-year-old Alice.

When 84-year-old Alice employs Len as her chauffeur, a genuine friendship gradually develops between them.

Owen Holderís drama stars Joyce Carey as Alice, Pauline Letts as Enid, Harold Goodwin as Len, David Gooderson as Charles, Jean Trend as Muriel, Spencer Banks as Donald, Stephen Garlick as Robert, Theresa Streatfeild as Phyllis and Owen Holder as Mr Hampton.