Faith, Hope And Glory

Episodes

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0101Hope And Jim20210208The history of post-war Britain is told through the lives of Hope Kiffin, Eunice Lamming and Gloria de Soto, bound forever by one moment in 1946. Today, Hope and Jim face the dilemma of bringing up their beautiful baby girl in a hostile environment.

Cast
Jim.... Martins Imhangbe
Hope.... Danielle Vitalis

Writer.... Roy Williams
Director.... Mary Peate
Producer.... Jessica Dromgoole

NOTES
Radio 4 has commissioned Faith Hope and Glory an ambitious new series telling brilliant intimate domestic stories that together illuminate the emergence of modern Britain. This first week of 15’ dramas lays out the origin story that in 1946, Hope and Jim’s baby, entrusted to Eunice to take home to Antigua, is lost at Tilbury Docks, and found by Gloria and Clement, a celibate couple, who decide to keep her and call her Joy. Joy’s life spans the entire series, up to the present day.

Roy Williams has written the series of five 15’ plays to kick off, which is shortly followed by three 45’ plays – Hope and Jim, by Roy, Clement and Gloria by Rex Obano, and Faith and Trevor by Winsome Pinnock.

The cast includes Pippa Bennett Warner as Gloria, Shiloh Coke as Faith and Danielle Vitalis as Hope, together with Gary Beadle as Trevor, Stefan Adegbola as Clement and Martins Imhangbe as Jim.

By Roy Williams. Century-spanning series charting the emergence of modern Britain.

A century-spanning drama series tracing the emergence of modern Britain.

0102Hope20210209By Roy Williams. Century-spanning series charting the emergence of modern Britain.

A century-spanning drama series tracing the emergence of modern Britain.

0103Eunice20210210The history of post-war Britain is told through the lives of Hope Kiffin, Eunice Lamming and Gloria de Soto, bound forever by one moment in 1946. Today, Eunice's plan to help her childhood friend Hope has gone disastrously wrong.

Eunice ..... Shiloh Coke

Writer ..... Roy Williams
Director ..... Mary Peate
Producer ..... Jessica Dromgoole

By Roy Williams. Century-spanning series charting the emergence of modern Britain

A century-spanning drama series tracing the emergence of modern Britain.

0104Gloria and Clement20210211The history of post-war Britain is told through the lives of Hope Kiffin, Eunice Lamming and Gloria de Soto, bound forever by one moment in 1946. Today, we meet Gloria de Soto and her husband Clement.

Gloria ..... Pippa Bennett Warner
Clement ..... Stefan Adegebola
Waitress ..... Emma Handy

Writer ..... Roy Williams
Director ..... Mary Peate
Producer ..... Jessica Dromgoole

By Roy Williams. Century spanning series charting the emergence of modern Britain.

A century-spanning drama series tracing the emergence of modern Britain.

0104Gloria And Clement20210211The history of post-war Britain is told through the lives of Hope Kiffin, Eunice Lamming and Gloria de Soto, bound forever by one moment in 1946. Today, we meet Gloria de Soto and her husband Clement.

Gloria.... Pippa Bennett Warner
Clement.... Stefan Adegebola
Waitress.... Emma Handy

Writer.... Roy Williams
Director.... Mary Peate
Producer.... Jessica Dromgoole

By Roy Williams. Century spanning series charting the emergence of modern Britain.

A century-spanning drama series tracing the emergence of modern Britain.

0105Faith And Trevor20210212The history of post-war Britain is told through the lives of Hope Kiffin, Eunice Lamming and Gloria de Soto, bound forever by one moment in 1946. Today, Faith and Trevor meet in a pub near Tilbury Docks.

Cast
Faith.... Shiloh Coke
Trevor.... Gary Beadle

Writer.... Roy Williams
Director.... Mary Peate
Producer.... Jessica Dromgoole

By Roy Williams. Century-spanning series charting the emergence of modern Britain.

A century-spanning drama series tracing the emergence of modern Britain.

0106Clement And Gloria20210215It's 1948, and two years since Clement and Gloria rescued an abandoned child in Tilbury Dock, and completed their unusual family. Now, they pursue their separate lives until their daughter Joy forces them to admit what is most valuable to them.

Cast
Gloria.... Pippa Bennett Warner
Clement.... Stefan Adegbola
Hope.... Danielle Vitalis
Neville.... Chris Jack
Olubuki.... Rex Obano
Martina.... Clare Perkins
Ida.... Emma Handy
Gerard.... Hasan Dixon
Stephens.... Ian Dunnett Jnr
Post Mistress.... Jane Whittenshaw
Sallow.... Roger Ringrose

Writer, Rex Obano
Director, Jessica Dromgoole
Producer, Mary Peate

By Rex Obano. Century-spanning series charting the emergence of modern Britain.

A century-spanning drama series tracing the emergence of modern Britain.

0107Hope And Jim20210216It's 1948, and Hope and Jim are stuck in Britain, ashamed to go home, and still suffering the loss of their baby two years earlier. But there's maybe a glimmer.

Cast
Jim.... Martins Imhangbe
Hope.... Danielle Vitalis
Lorraine.... Lizzy Watts
Dennis.... Hasan Dixon
Bert.... Ben Crowe
Matron.... Emma Handy
Gloria.... Pippa Bennett Warner
Clement.... Stefan Adegebola
Johnnie.... Ian Dunnett Jnr
Neighbour.... Roger Ringrose

Writer, Roy Williams
Producer, Mary Peate
Director, Jessica Dromgoole

Faith, Hope and Glory charts the lives of three women, connected forever by the theft of a beautiful pram in Tilbury in 1946. As they live through the eighty years since then, they witness and take part in the emergence of modern Britain.

By Roy Williams. Century-spanning series charting the emergence of modern Britain.

A century-spanning drama series tracing the emergence of modern Britain.

0108Faith And Trevor20210217It's 1948. Two years ago, Faith lost her best friend's baby. Having encouraged her to run away and reinvent herself, Trevor is now struggling to tie her down.

Cast
Faith.... Shiloh Coke
Trevor.... Gary Beadle
Millie.... Jane Whittenshaw
Ag.... Emma Handy
Hope.... Danielle Vitalis
Jim.... Martins Imhangbe
Caleb.... Dermot Daly
Waiter.... Stefan Adegbola
Florist.... Ian Dunnett Jnr
Parent.... Cecilia Appiah
Musician.... Hasan Dixon

Writer, Winsome Pinnock
Musical Director, Peter Ringrose
Producer, Mary Peate
Director, Jessica Dromgoole

By Winsome Pinnock. Century-spanning series charting the emergence of modern Britain

A century-spanning drama series tracing the emergence of modern Britain.