The Backward Shadow

The sequel to The L-Shaped Room begins with unmarried Jane living with her small baby in the cottage inherited from her aunt.

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20050516

By Lynne Reid Banks. Dramatised by Juliet Ace.

1/10. This sequel to The L-Shaped Room begins with unmarried Jane living with her small baby in the cottage inherited from her aunt. One night she has a surprise visitor.

Jane....Lynne Seymour

Dottie....Rachel Atkins

Toby....John McAndrew

Henry....Simon Ludders

Father....Don McCorkindale

Billy Lee....Lesley Rooney

Alan....Keiron Self

Mrs Stephens....Manon Edwards

Dora....Siriol Jenkins

Directed by Alison Hindell.

20050517

By Lynne Reid Banks. Dramatised by Juliet Ace.

2/10. Addy's novel won't be published for another year, so in the meantime Jane has to find a job.

Jane....Lynne Seymour

Dottie....Rachel Atkins

Toby....John McAndrew

Henry....Simon Ludders

Father....Don McCorkindale

Billy Lee....Lesley Rooney

Alan....Keiron Self

Mrs Stephens....Manon Edwards

Dora....Siriol Jenkins

Directed by Alison Hindell.

20050518

By Lynne Reid Banks. Dramatised by Juliet Ace.

3/10. Dottie's plans to start a business are moving very fast now she's found an investor.

Jane....Lynne Seymour

Dottie....Rachel Atkins

Toby....John McAndrew

Henry....Simon Ludders

Father....Don McCorkindale

Billy Lee....Lesley Rooney

Alan....Keiron Self

Mrs Stephens....Manon Edwards

Dora....Siriol Jenkins

Directed by Alison Hindell.

20050519

By Lynne Reid Banks. Dramatised by Juliet Ace.

4/10. Toby's flirtation with Whistler is worrying Jane so she invites him and Henry to come for Christmas.

Jane....Lynne Seymour

Dottie....Rachel Atkins

Toby....John McAndrew

Henry....Simon Ludders

Father....Don McCorkindale

Billy Lee....Lesley Rooney

Alan....Keiron Self

Mrs Stephens....Manon Edwards

Dora....Siriol Jenkins

Directed by Alison Hindell.

20050520

By Lynne Reid Banks. Dramatised by Juliet Ace.

5/10. Christmas has gone terribly wrong with David's illness, and Jane is furious that Toby isn't more helpful! But why is Dottie so upset?

Jane....Lynne Seymour

Dottie....Rachel Atkins

Toby....John McAndrew

Henry....Simon Ludders

Father....Don McCorkindale

Billy Lee....Lesley Rooney

Alan....Keiron Self

Mrs Stephens....Manon Edwards

Dora....Siriol Jenkins

Directed by Alison Hindell.

20050527

By Lynne Reid Banks. Dramatised by Juliet Ace.

10/10. After the fire, Jane and Dottie have cleaned up the shop, but Henry's death brings a crisis to their lives.

Jane....Lynne Seymour

Dottie....Rachel Atkins

Toby....John McAndrew

Henry....Simon Ludders

Father....Don McCorkindale

Billy Lee....Lesley Rooney

Alan....Keiron Self

Mrs Stephens....Manon Edwards

Dora....Siriol Jenkins

Directed by Alison Hindell.

0120050516

One night she has a surprise visitor.

0220050517

Addy's novel won't be published for another year, so in the meantime Jane has to find a job.

0320050518

Dottie's plans to start a business are moving very fast now she's found an investor.

0420050519

Toby's flirtation with Whistler is worrying Jane so she invites him and Henry to come for CHRISTMAS.

0520050520

CHRISTMAS has gone terribly wrong with David's illness, and Jane is furious that Toby isn't more helpful! But why is Dottie so upset?

0620050523

Jane can't understand why Dottie has been so prickly over CHRISTMAS, but the grand opening of the shop distracts them both from their worries.

0720050524

Dottie's news about Toby has shocked Jane into driving through the night to find him.

08*20050525

Jane has renewed her friendship with John but everything seems to be over between her and Toby.

09*20050526

Jane Has Messed Up A Big Order For The Shop And Upset Dottie.

She Has Found Out About Henry's Illness But Must Pretend She Doesn't Know.

10 LAST20050527

After the fire, Jane and Dottie have cleaned up the shop, but Henry's death brings a crisis to their lives.