Be Prepared [Andy Rashleigh]


2004071220200107 (BBC7)

One of the key figures of the early 20th century, Robert Baden-Powell, founder of the Scout movement, looks back upon a life embodying the spirit of Imperial adventure. From the balcony of his home, he regrets, he gives thanks, he wonders if he has at last found something like harmony and peace.

Written by Andy Rashleigh.

The cast includes Zoe Waites, Nicholas Boulton, Jon Glover, John Rowe and Philip Fox.

Directed by Cherry Cookson.

First broadcast on Radio 4 in July 2004.

Robert Baden-Powel, Scout movement founder, looks back over a life of hope and regrets.