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0115 Minute Drama20180305

Series based on AJ Cronin's groundbreaking novel about life before the NHS.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

0215 Minute Drama20180306

Series based on AJ Cronin's groundbreaking novel about life before the NHS.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

0315 Minute Drama20180307

Series based on AJ Cronin's groundbreaking novel about life before the NHS.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

0415 Minute Drama20180308

Drama series about medical life before the NHS, set in 1920s south Wales.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

0515 Minute Drama20180309

Drama series about medical life before the NHS, set in 1920s south Wales.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

0120171030

AJ Cronin's groundbreaking novel about life before the NHS.

By A J Cronin. Dramatised by Christopher Reason
Episode 1
Andrew Manson, a newly trained doctor arrives in Drineffy, a South Wales mining town. He is to be an assistant to the elderly Dr Page. Manson
is idealistic and full of enthusiasm but this is soon tempered by reality when he meets the cynical Dr Denny another doctor in the town.
Set in the mid 1920s and based on A J Cronin's ground breaking novel, which partly inspired Nye Bevan to create the NHS.

Director - Gary Brown
Producers Gary Brown and Pauline Harris.

AJ Cronin's groundbreaking novel about life before the NHS.

By A J Cronin. Dramatised by Christopher Reason
Episode 1
Andrew Manson, a newly trained doctor arrives in Drineffy, a South Wales mining town. He is to be an assistant to the elderly Dr Page. Manson
is idealistic and full of enthusiasm but this is soon tempered by reality when he meets the cynical Dr Denny another doctor in the town.
Set in the mid 1920s and based on A J Cronin's ground breaking novel, which partly inspired Nye Bevan to create the NHS.

Director - Gary Brown
Producers Gary Brown and Pauline Harris.

0120171211
0120180305

Series based on AJ Cronin's groundbreaking novel about life before the NHS.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

The Citadel
By A J Cronin. Dramatised by Christopher Reason
Episode 1
Andrew Manson, a newly trained doctor is established now in Drineffy, a South Wales mining town and has taken on all of his elderly and ailing employer's sick patients. He remains good friends with the cynical Dr Denny - a flawed genius, and narrator, who observes Manson's very own sickness - 'love sickness'.
Set in the mid 1920s and based on A J Cronin's ground breaking novel, which is said to have partly inspired the creation of the NHS.

Pianist Simon Hoban

Produced by Pauline Harris and Gary Brown
Directed by Gary Brown.

0220171031

Manson and Denny deal with an outbreak of typhoid. Denny is convinced he knows the cause.

0220171212
0220180306

Series based on AJ Cronin's groundbreaking novel about life before the NHS.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

The Citadel
By A J Cronin. Dramatised by Christopher Reason
Episode 2
Andrew Manson, a newly trained doctor is established now in Drineffy, a South Wales mining town and has taken on all of his elderly and ailing employer's patients. When he assists personally in helping the sick Dr, Page, it causes jealousy and friction with Dr. Page's sister. Though Manson has fallen in love and feels like he can take on the world, much to the irritation of his friend and narrator, Dr. Denny.
Set in the mid 1920s and based on A J Cronin's ground breaking novel, which is said to have partly inspired the creation of the NHS.

Produced by Pauline Harris and Gary Brown
Directed by Gary Brown.

0320171101

Denny tries to persuade Manson to go along with his plans to tackle the epidemic's source.

0320171213
0320180307

Series based on AJ Cronin's groundbreaking novel about life before the NHS.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

The Citadel
By A J Cronin. Dramatised by Christopher Reason
Episode 3
Dr. Andrew Manson's future is on the line; his elderly employer, Dr. Page's jealous sister is set on wreaking havoc for him. But Manson has more important things on his mind; his first date with Christine. Set in south Wales in the mid 1920s and based on A J Cronin's ground breaking novel, which is said to have partly inspired the creation of the NHS.

Produced by Pauline Harris and Gary Brown
Directed by Gary Brown.

0420171102

Denny persuades Manson to take action to rid Drineffy of the source of its typhoid problem

0420171214
0420180308

Drama series about medical life before the NHS, set in 1920s south Wales.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

The Citadel
By A J Cronin. Dramatised by Christopher Reason
Episode 4
Dr. Andrew Manson performs a remarkable doctoring feat in a crises. Set in the mid 1920s and based on A J Cronin's ground breaking novel, which is said to have partly inspired the creation of the NHS.

Produced by Pauline Harris and Gary Brown
Directed by Gary Brown.

0520171103

Can Denny and Manson extricate themselves from a scandal that will ruin their careers?

0520171215
0520180309

Drama series about medical life before the NHS, set in 1920s south Wales.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

The Citadel
By A J Cronin. Dramatised by Christopher Reason
Episode 5
Dr. Andrew Manson is approached by a union Branch Secretary hoping to effect change in medical practise . The estranged love of his life, Christine, is back in town.
Set in south Wales in the mid 1920s and based on A J Cronin's ground breaking novel, which is said to have partly inspired the creation of the NHS.

Produced by Pauline Harris and Gary Brown
Directed by Gary Brown.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970202]

ByAJCronin. Dramatised in four parts by Herbert Williams. Starring James Macpherson as Dr Andrew Manson and Kelly Hunter as Christine.

1: Facing Reality. Fighting disease is what Andrew had believed his job as a doctor would be and he is shocked when he has to battle with poverty and ignorance as well as germs. with Ann Beach. Melanie Walters , Gwyn Vaughan -Jones. Howell Evans and children from the Llandaff Church in Wales Primary School

Director Jane Morgan Repeated Friday 2.00pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970202]

Unknown: Herbert Williams.

Unknown: James MacPherson

Unknown: Dr Andrew Manson

Unknown: Kelly Hunter

Unknown: Ann Beach.

Unknown: Melanie Walters

Unknown: Gwyn Vaughan

Unknown: Jones. Howell Evans

Director: Jane Morgan

Denny: Struan Rodger

DrPage: Brinley Jenkins

Blodwen Page: Christine Pritchard

Annie: Sue Jones-Davies

Freddie Hamson: Matthew Morgan

DrBramwell: Tim Wylton

Susan Morgan: Sue Roderick

Joe Morgan: Russell Gomer

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970207]

Repeated from Sunday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970209]

By AJ Cronin , dramatised in four parts by Herbert Williams. With James Macpherson as Andrew Manson and Kelly Hunter as Christine. 2: Winning by Degrees. Andrew finds that no one wants a medical assistant from "the valleys" - they have a reputation. with Hugh Dickson. Sharon Morgan ,

Philip McGough , Jeremi Cockram , Simon Armstrong and Amanda Gordon. Director Jane Morgan Repeated Friday 2.00pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970209]

Unknown: Aj Cronin

Unknown: Herbert Williams.

Unknown: James MacPherson

Unknown: Andrew Manson

Unknown: Kelly Hunter

Unknown: Hugh Dickson.

Unknown: Sharon Morgan

Unknown: Philip McGough

Unknown: Jeremi Cockram

Unknown: Simon Armstrong

Unknown: Amanda Gordon.

Director: Jane Morgan

Denny: Struan Rodger

Con Boland: Stephen O'Reilly

Owen: Rhodri Hugh

BenChenkin: Stephen Thorne

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970214]

By AJ Cronin , dramatised in four parts by Herbert Williams. With

James Macpherson as Andrew Manson and Kelly Hunter as Christine.

2: Winning by Degrees Andrew finds that no one wants a medical assistant from "the valleys" - they have a reputation. Repeated from Sunday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970214]

Unknown: Aj Cronin

Unknown: Herbert Williams.

Unknown: James MacPherson

Unknown: Andrew Manson

Unknown: Kelly Hunter

Unknown: Degrees Andrew

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970216]

By AJ Cronin , dramatised in four parts by Herbert Williams. With

James Macpherson as Andrew Manson and Kelly Hunter as Christine. 3: The Streets of London

Work was the only thing which kept Andrew and Christine in Aberalaw after the death of their child. with Hugh Dickson , loan Meredith. Shirley Dixon , Janet Maw , Colleen Prendergast , Jeremi Cockram and Rhodri Hugh. Director Jane Morgan. Repeated Friday 2.00pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970216]

Unknown: Aj Cronin

Unknown: Herbert Williams.

Unknown: James MacPherson

Unknown: Andrew Manson

Unknown: Kelly Hunter

Unknown: Hugh Dickson

Unknown: Shirley Dixon

Unknown: Janet Maw

Unknown: Colleen Prendergast

Unknown: Jeremi Cockram

Unknown: Rhodri Hugh.

Director: Jane Morgan.

Freddie Hamson: Matthew Morgan

Charles Ivory: Sean Baker

Frances Lawrence: Melanie Walters

Hope: Robert Harper

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970221]

By AJ Cronin , dramatised in four parts by Herbert Williams.

3: The Streets of London Repeated from Sunday 2.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970221]

Unknown: Aj Cronin

Unknown: Herbert Williams.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970223]

By AJ Cronin , dramatised in four parts by Herbert Williams. With

James Macpherson as Andrew Manson and Kelly Hunter as Christine. 4: Storming the Castle

Andrew is well on the way to being an admirable physician. with Alice Arnold , Julie Meers.

Christine Pritchard. Brinley Jenkins and Mark Bonner Director Jane Morgan

Repeated Friday 2.00pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970223]

Unknown: Aj Cronin

Unknown: Herbert Williams.

Unknown: James MacPherson

Unknown: Andrew Manson

Unknown: Kelly Hunter

Unknown: Alice Arnold

Unknown: Julie Meers.

Unknown: Christine Pritchard.

Unknown: Brinley Jenkins

Unknown: Mark Bonner

Director: Jane Morgan

Denny: Struan Rodger

Freddie Hamson: Matthew Morgan

Charles Ivory: Sean Baker

Frances Lawrence: Melanie Walters

Hope: Robert Harper

Con Boland: Stephen O'Reilly

Richard Stillman: Dorien Thomas

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970228]

By AJ Cronin , dramatised in four parts by Herbert Williams. With

James Macpherson as Andrew Manson and Kelly Hunter as Christine. 4: Storming the Castle

Repeated from Sunday 2.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970228]

Unknown: Aj Cronin

Unknown: Herbert Williams.

Unknown: James MacPherson

Unknown: Andrew Manson

Unknown: Kelly Hunter