All Things Betray Thee [Gwyn Thomas]

By Gwyn Thomas, dramatised in three episodes by Alan Plater.

1835. A travelling harpist arrives in the new iron town of Moonlea in search of his friend. When he finds unrest and injustice, he tries not to become involved. With Ian Hughes, Patrick Brennan and Melanie Walters. Directed by Alison Hindell

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Episodes

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01Moonlea1996032420190821 (BBC7)
20190822 (BBC7)
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In 1835, a harpist arrives in the iron town of Moonlea in search of his friend. He finds unrest and tries not to become involved.

Leigh... Ian Hughes

John Simon.... Patrick Brennan

Helen.... Melanie Walters

Lemuel... Ray Llewellyn

Katherine... Manon Edwards

Penbury.... Bill Stewart

Jefferies.... Laurence Allan

Bannion....Rhodri Hugh

Isabella.... Helen Gwyn

Jabez... Hubert Rees

Felix... Keiron Self

Mrs Brier...Anwen Williams

Lord Plimmon... Ric Jerrom

Music by Ruth Wall

Harp... Ruth Wall

Violin... Alison Frances

Written by Gwyn Thomas and dramatised by Alan Plater.

Directed by Alison Hindell.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1996.

When a harpist arrives in Moonlea he finds unrest and tries not to become involved.

Gywn Thomas's 1949 novel set in a fictional Merthyr Tydfil in South Wales.

In 1835, a travelling harpist arrives in the iron town of Moonlea in search of his friend.

When he finds unrest and injustice he tries not to become involved.

Gywn Thomas's 1949 novel dramatised in three-parts by Alan Plater.

Director: Alison Hindell.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 1996.

When a harpist arrives in the iron town of Moonlea he finds unrest.

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02Wild Music1996033120190822 (BBC7)
20190823 (BBC7)
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The iron furnaces in Moonlea are about to be closed, and trouble is brewing, but Leigh cannot persuade John Simon to leave.

Leigh... Ian Hughes

John Simon.... Patrick Brennan

Katherine... Manon Edwards

Helen.... Melanie Walters

Bannion....Rhodri Hugh

Lemuel... Ray Llewellyn

Jefferies.... Laurence Allan

Isabella.... Helen Gwyn

Jabez... Hubert Rees

Felix... Kieron Self

Rev Bowen...Dillwyn Owen

Lord Plimmon... Ric Jerrom

Written by Gwyn Thomas and adapted by ALAN PLATER.

Music by Ruth Wall

Harp... Ruth Wall

Violin... Alison Frances

Directed by ALISON HINDELL.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1996.

The furnaces in Moonlea are to be closed but Leigh cannot persuade his friend to leave.

Gywn Thomas's 1949 novel set in a fictional Merthyr Tydfil in South Wales.

Gywn Thomas's 1949 novel dramatised by ALAN PLATER.

Director: ALISON HINDELL.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 1996.

When a harpist arrives in the iron town of Moonlea he finds unrest.

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03The Verdict1996040720190823 (BBC7)
20190824 (BBC7)
The iron workers' uprising is defeated and Leigh and John Simon find themselves on trial for murder.

Leigh... Ian Hughes

John Simon.... Patrick Brennan

Katherine... Manon Edwards

Helen.... Melanie Walters

Jefferies.... Laurence Allan

Clark... Gerald James

Longridge... Sion Probert

Parr... Ian Rowlands

Jabez... Hubert Rees

Penbury.... Bill Stewart

Lemuel... Ray Llewellyn

Lord Plimmon... Ric Jerrom

Written by Gwyn Thomas and dramatised by ALAN PLATER.

Music by Ruth Wall

Harp... Ruth Wall

Directed by ALISON HINDELL.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1996.

The uprising is defeated and Leigh and John Simon find themselves on trial for murder.

Gywn Thomas's 1949 novel set in a fictional Merthyr Tydfil in South Wales.

The iron workers' uprising is defeated and Leigh has become an accessory to murder.

Conclusion of Gywn Thomas's novel dramatised by ALAN PLATER.

Director: ALISON HINDELL.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 1996.

When a harpist arrives in the iron town of Moonlea he finds unrest.

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"By Gwyn Thomas, dramatised in three episodes by Alan Plater.

1835. A travelling harpist arrives in the new iron town of Moonlea in search of his friend. When he finds unrest and injustice, he tries not to become involved. With Ian Hughes, Patrick Brennan and Melanie Walters. Directed by Alison Hindell

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SS02Wild Music19970801"

The iron furnaces in Moonlea are about to be closed, but Leigh cannot persuade John Simon to leave. With Ian Hughes, Patrick Brennan, Manon Edwards and Melanie Walters. Directed by Alison Hindell

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SS03 LASTThe Verdict19970808"

The iron workers' peaceful uprising has been mown down by soldiers, and Leigh has become an accessory to a murder. With Ian Hughes, Patrick Brennan, Manon Edwards and Melanie Walters. Directed by Alison Hindell

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