Escape

By: John Galsworthy

Cast: Frederick Treves

Station: Light

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19681209]True stories of courage. determination, ingenuity-and luck: by MARGARET POTTER

1: A Long, Dark Man

Such was the description of King Charles II by the Roundheads during the six weeks they searched -and he attempted to escape.

Narrative and voices by GEOFFREY BANKS

Produced by Trevor Hill

Broadcast in Story Time on April 9

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681210]True stories by MARGARET POTTER

2: Prisoner of the Leads

An account of Casanova's great escape from imprisonment in the Doge's Palace. Venice

Narrative and voices by GEOFFREY BANKS

Broadcast in Story Time on March 26

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681211]True stories byMARGARETPOTTER

3: Gentlemen of the High Toby Incidents in the life of Richard Turpin , Esquire, Highwayman

Narrative and voices by GEOFFREY BANKS

Postscript by ROBERT PATTERSON , Curator of the Castle Museum, York, who speaks from the cell in which Turpin spent his last night.

Broadcast in Story Time on April 2

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681212]True stories by MARGARET POTTER

4: He Walked Through Walls

Harry Houdiniâ€ ?' the great escapologist

Narrative and voices by GEOFFREY BANKS

Broadcast in Story Time on April 16

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681213]True stories by MARGARET POTTER 5: Venture to the New World The flight of the Pilgrim Fathers

Narrative and voices by GEOFFREY BANKS

Broadcast in Story Time on April 23

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681216]True stories of courage. determination, in.genuityand luck: by MARGARET POTTER

6: The Man in the Tower

John Gerard. a Roman Catholic priest, was one of the few ever to escape from the Tower of London.

Narrative and voices by GEOFFREY BANKS

Produced by Trevor Hill

Broadcast tn Story Time on April 30

0306 LAST2013070220130809Josie Long presents a showcase for delightful and adventurous short documentaries and makes her escape as we hear stories of running away, flight and car chases.

From breaking away to disappearing into escapism - we hear the tale of a narrow escape as three young Australian men desperately try to manoeuvre themselves out of trouble, alongside the story of a 93 year old wing walker getting lost in the clouds.

The items featured in the programme are:

Swimming in Snafu

Produced by Meagan Perry

River Guard

Feat. Laura Barton

Drive for Portugal

Produced by Leo Hornak

Head in the Clouds

Produced by Sara Parker

Road Warriors

Produced by Bob Carlson

Originally featured in Unfictional

http://www.kcrw.com/etc/programs/uf/uf111202the_road_warriors

Producer: Eleanor McDowall

A Falling Tree Production for BBC Radio 4.

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