Don Haworth - Challenged

Episodes

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20130809 (BBC7)A mother and son come to terms with the passage of time when a stranger arrives.
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A mother and son come to terms with the passage of time when a stranger arrives.
20130809 (BBC7)Set in a remote part of the Pennines, this atmospheric play charts the developing relationship between a widow, her son and a recently hired worker, Tom. The son, who has learning difficulties, is described by his school as challenged. With Tom's encouragement, the son learns more than he ever did at school. However, this new-found confidence brings its own conflict to the trio. With Brigit Forsyth, Paul Copley and Matthew Booth. Director: Pauline Harris.
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A mother and son come to terms with the passage of time when a stranger arrives.
20130809 (BBC7)
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Set in a remote part of the Pennines, a widowed mother and her son battle to come to terms with the passage of time when hired worker, Tom arrives.

Son Harry, who has learning difficulties, is described by his school as 'challenged'. With Tom's encouragement he finds new confidence, but this creates fresh conflict for the trio.

Don Haworth's atmospheric drama stars Brigit Forsyth as Anne, Paul Copley as Tom and Matthew Booth as Harry.

Producer: Pauline Harris

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2000.