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01The Coram Man2008121420081220
20130930 (BBC7)
20131001 (BBC7)

Young aristocrat Alexander Ashbrook runs away from the Hospital for Deserted Children.

Jamila Gavin's dramatisation of her own novel, which tells the story of two orphans at the Coram Hospital for Deserted Children in mid-18th century England.

Young aristocrat Alexander Ashbrook and his best friend Thomas, a carpenter's son, are separated when Alexander runs away from the hospital.

Alexander as narrator....Jonathan Slinger

Otis Gardner....Marc Warren

Meshak....Paul Ready

Meshak's Mother....Rachel Atkins

Young Alexander....Finlay Glen

Young Thomas....Tom Hope

Mrs Lynch....Deborah Findlay

Lady Ashbrook....Jenny Funnell

Lord Ashbrook....Pip Torrens

Mrs Milcote....Serena Evans

Melissa....Abby Ford

Isobel....Julie Cox

Alice....Alice Hoskyns-Hill

Edward....Sebastian Davies

Matron....Joanna Wake

Other parts played by Ian Masters, Roger May, Richard Owens, David Holt, Sara Markland, Thomas Deedigan, Zooey Gleaves, Sam Shiels, Abigail Sitton, Sam Hoiles and Tom Glenister.

Music arranged by Margaret Vincent and performed by The Dulwich 'Coram Boy' Choir and Musicians.

Directed by Celia de Wolff.

Young aristocrat Alexander Ashbrook runs away from the Hospital.

  • alice....alice hoskyns-hill
  • edward....sebastian davies
  • isobel....Julie Cox
  • lady ashbrook....jenny funnell
  • lord ashbrook....pip torrens
  • matron....joanna wake

    directed by Celia De Wolff

  • melissa....Abby Ford
  • meshak's mother....Rachel Atkins
  • meshak....paul ready
  • mrs lynch....Deborah Findlay
  • mrs milcote....serena evans
  • otis gardner....marc warren
  • young alexander....finlay glen
  • young thomas....tom hope

  • 02 LASTAngel Child2008122120081227
    20131001 (BBC7)
    20131002 (BBC7)

    Toby's benefactor Gaddarn has plans for his future and Aaron is determined to save him.

    Jamila Gavin's dramatisation of her own novel, which tells the story of two orphans at the Coram Hospital for Deserted Children in mid-18th century England.

    While Toby dreams of one day finding his parents, his benefactor Gaddarn has other plans for his future and Aaron is determined to save him.

    Alexander Ashbrook....Jonathan Slinger

  • aaron....oscar north
  • gaddarn....marc warren
  • handel....David Holt
  • isobel....Julie Cox
  • lady ashbrook....jenny funnell
  • lord ashbrook....pip torrens
  • melissa....Abby Ford
  • meshak....paul ready
  • meshaks mother....Rachel Atkins
  • mr burney....David Collings
  • mrs hendry....Mel Hudson

    other parts played by Ian Masters, Roger May, zooey gleaves, catherine hindmarsh, beatrice born, rebecca hindmarsh.

    music arranged by margaret vincent and performed by the dulwich 'coram boy' choir and musicians.

    directed by Celia De Wolff

  • mrs hendry....Mel Hudson

    toby and aaron dream of finding their parents, but toby's benefactor has other plans.

    alexander ashbrook....jonathan slinger

    meshaks mother....rachel atkins

    mrs lynch....deborah findlay

    melissa....abby ford

    isobel....julie cox

    mr burney....david collings

    handel....david holt

    mrs hendry....mel hudson

    directed by celia de wolff

  • mrs lynch....Deborah Findlay
  • mrs milcote....serena evans
  • thomas ledbury....tom riley
  • toby....oriel agranoff