Day Of The Scorpion, The [Paul Scott - The Raj Quartet]

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012005050120200716 (BBC7)
20200717 (BBC7)
Sarah Layton's engagement is announced as her fianc\u00e9 shares quarters with a captain.

Paul Scott's series of stories set in India.

Sarah Layton's engagement is announced.

Her fiancé, Teddy Bingham, is stationed with his regiment in Mirat and is sharing his quarters with Captain Ronald Merrick.

The last days of the British Raj in India as the Second World War leads inevitably towards independence.

Paul Scott's classic series of novels dramatised by John Harvey.

Sarah Layton - Lia Williams
Mildred Layton - Geraldine James
Susan Layton - Alex Tregear
Teddie Bingham - Nicholas Boulton
Ronald Merrick - Mark Bazeley
Lady Manners - Irene Sutcliffe
Count Bronowski - Gary Waldhorn
Fenny Grace - Selina Griffiths
Pandit Baba - Nadim Sawalha
Ahmed Kasim - Shiv Grewal
Nigel Rowan - Benedict Cumberbatch
Hari Kumar - Prasanna Puwanarajah
Gopal - Bhasker Patel

With Stuart McLoughlin and Robert Hastie.

Music by Raiomond Mirza.

Director: Jeremy Mortimer

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2005.

012018031520180316 (BBC7)Sarah Layton's engagement is announced.

Her fiancé, Teddy Bingham, is stationed with his regiment in Mirat and is sharing his quarters with Captain Ronald Merrick.

The last days of the British Raj in India as the Second World War leads inevitably towards independence.

Paul Scott's classic series of novels dramatised by John Harvey.

Sarah Layton - Lia Williams
Mildred Layton - Geraldine James
Susan Layton - Alex Tregear
Teddie Bingham - Nicholas Boulton
Ronald Merrick - Mark Bazeley
Lady Manners - Irene Sutcliffe
Count Bronowski - Gary Waldhorn
Fenny Grace - Selina Griffiths
Pandit Baba - Nadim Sawalha
Ahmed Kasim - Shiv Grewal
Nigel Rowan - Benedict Cumberbatch
Hari Kumar - Prasanna Puwanarajah
Gopal - Bhasker Patel

With Stuart McLoughlin and Robert Hastie.

Music by Raiomond Mirza.

Director: Jeremy Mortimer

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2005.

Sarah Layton's engagement is announced as her fianc\u00e9 shares quarters with a captain.

Paul Scott's series of stories set in India.

022005050820200717 (BBC7)
20200718 (BBC7)
Lady Manners hears of Hari's interrogation and Susan gets married.

Paul Scott's series of stories set in India.

Lady Manners hears Hari Kumar's account of his interrogation at the hands of Ronald Merrick. In Mirat.

Susan and Teddie get married, and back in Pankot, Barbie Batchelor has trouble with her wedding gift.

The last days of the British Raj in India as the Second World War leads inevitably towards independence.

Paul Scott's classic series of novels dramatised by John Harvey.

Sarah Layton - Lia Williams
Mildred Layton - Geraldine James
Susan Layton - Alex Tregear
Teddie Bingham- Nicholas Boulton
Ronald Merrick - Mark Bazeley
Lady Manners - Irene Sutcliffe
Barbie Batchelor - Marcia Warren
And Mabel Layton - Margaret Tyzack
Count Bronowski - Gary Waldhorn
Fenny Grace - Selina Griffiths
The Nawab - Raad Rawi
Ahmed Kasim - Shiv Grewal
Aunt Shalini - Nina Wadia
Nigel Rowan - Benedict Cumberbatch
Hari Kumar - Prasanna Puwanarajah
Gopal - Bhasker Patel

With Amit Shah.

Music by Raiomond Mirza.

Director: Jeremy Mortimer

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2005.

022018031620180317 (BBC7)Lady Manners hears Hari Kumar's account of his interrogation at the hands of Ronald Merrick. In Mirat.

Susan and Teddie get married, and back in Pankot, Barbie Batchelor has trouble with her wedding gift.

The last days of the British Raj in India as the Second World War leads inevitably towards independence.

Paul Scott's classic series of novels dramatised by John Harvey.

Sarah Layton - Lia Williams
Mildred Layton - Geraldine James
Susan Layton - Alex Tregear
Teddie Bingham- Nicholas Boulton
Ronald Merrick - Mark Bazeley
Lady Manners - Irene Sutcliffe
Barbie Batchelor - Marcia Warren
And Mabel Layton - Margaret Tyzack
Count Bronowski - Gary Waldhorn
Fenny Grace - Selina Griffiths
The Nawab - Raad Rawi
Ahmed Kasim - Shiv Grewal
Aunt Shalini - Nina Wadia
Nigel Rowan - Benedict Cumberbatch
Hari Kumar - Prasanna Puwanarajah
Gopal - Bhasker Patel

With Amit Shah.

Music by Raiomond Mirza.

Director: Jeremy Mortimer

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2005.

Lady Manners hears of Hari's interrogation and Susan gets married.

Paul Scott's series of stories set in India.

032018031920180320 (BBC7)Sarah travels to Calcutta to visit Ronald Merrick in hospital and to hear at first hand of Teddie Bingham's tragic encounter with Indian National Army troops.

The last days of the British Raj in India as the Second World War leads inevitably towards independence.

Paul Scott's classic series of novels dramatised by John Harvey.

Sarah Layton - Lia Williams
Mildred Layton - Geraldine James
Susan Layton - Alex Tregear
Teddie Bingham - Nicholas Boulton
Ronald Merrick - Mark Bazeley
Fenny Grace - Selina Griffiths
Barbie Batchelor - Marcia Warren
Mabel Layton - Margaret Tyzack
General Rankin - Hugh Dickson
Clark -Giles Fagan
Mira - Priyanga Elan
Reverend Peplow - Ian Masters

With Jason Chan, Shiv Grewal, Robert Hastie and Emily Wachter.

Music by Raiomond Mirza.

Director: Jeremy Mortimer

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2005.

Sarah visits Ronald in hospital and hears of Teddie's tragic encounter with Indian troops.

Paul Scott's series of stories set in India.