Anthony Trollope - The Pallisers


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"Glencora opts for a potentially disastrous course of action to help the prime minister.

Glencora opts for a potentially disastrous course of action to help the Duke of Omnium in his new role as Prime Minister. And as Palliser's domestic arrangements become more difficult, so do those of Mr Wharton and his daughter Emily...

Starring David Troughton as the Narrator, Ben Miles as Plantagenet Palliser, Sophie Thompson as Lady Glencora, Geoffrey Whitehead as Duke of St Bungay, Frances Jeater as Mrs Roby, Stella Gonet as Mme Goesler, Jonathan Keeble as Arthur Fletcher, Peter Marinker as Sir Orlando, Geoffrey Streatfeild as Everett, Chris Moran as Club Member, Greg Wise as Lopez, James Laurenson as Mr Wharton, Emily Bruni as Emily and Gerard McDermott as Parker.

Dramatised from Anthony Trollope's novels in 12 parts by Martyn Wade.

Music by Elizabeth Parker.

Director: Marc Beeby

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2004."


0920170919 (BBC7)Plantagenet Palliser wrestles with the difficulties of government.
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"As Palliser's government comes under attack, so Lopez's standing becomes more difficult.


1120170921 (BBC7)Mary falls in love with a man who has neither fame nor fortune.
1220170922 (BBC7)Lady Glencora's children must choose between duty and love. Will the family be reconciled?