For One Horrible Moment

A hilarious and disturbing account of one boy's transition into adulthood in 1970s Cambridgeshire at the hands of an eccentric father who made his money in bleach.

Written and performed by Peter Bradshaw in five parts.

Episodes

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20071123 BT=2300 (BBC7)

A birthday trip to the Highlands takes our hero's mind off his father's amateur interest in electro-convulsive shock therapy. Episode 4 of 5.

20071124 BT=0400 (BBC7)

A birthday trip to the Highlands takes our hero's mind off his father's amateur interest in electro-convulsive shock therapy. Episode 4 of 5.

20060613 BT=2300 (BBC7)

A rendezvous with a girl bearing an uncanny likeness to himself leaves our hero delirious with excitement and self-loathing. Episode 2 of 5.

20060614 BT=0400 (BBC7)

A rendezvous with a girl bearing an uncanny likeness to himself leaves our hero delirious with excitement and self-loathing. Episode 2 of 5.

20071109 BT=2300 (BBC7)

A rendezvous with a girl bearing an uncanny likeness to himself leaves our hero delirious with excitement and self-loathing. Episode 2 of 5.

20071110 BT=0400 (BBC7)

A rendezvous with a girl bearing an uncanny likeness to himself leaves our hero delirious with excitement and self-loathing. Episode 2 of 5.

20080903 BT=2245 (BBC7)

Darkly comic memoirs of growing up in the 1970s. Will Father's lecture on sex dampen our hero's ardour? With Peter Bradshaw. Episode 3 of 5.

20080904 BT=0345 (BBC7)

Darkly comic memoirs of growing up in the 1970s. Will Father's lecture on sex dampen our hero's ardour? With Peter Bradshaw. Episode 3 of 5.

20060606 BT=2300 (BBC7)

Episode 1 of 5.

20060607 BT=0400 (BBC7)

Episode 1 of 5.

20071130 BT=2300 (BBC7)

In the Fens, the full and hideous truth is finally revealed to Our Hero. By Peter Bradshaw. Episode 5 of 5.

20071201 BT=0400 (BBC7)

In the Fens, the full and hideous truth is finally revealed to Our Hero. By Peter Bradshaw. Episode 5 of 5.

20080820 BT=2245 (BBC7)

Memoirs of a boy growing up in 1970s Cambridgeshire at the hands of his eccentric Dad. Written and narrated by Peter Bradshaw. Episode 1 of 5.

20080821 BT=0345 (BBC7)

Memoirs of a boy growing up in 1970s Cambridgeshire at the hands of his eccentric Dad. Written and narrated by Peter Bradshaw. Episode 1 of 5.

20071102 BT=2300 (BBC7)

Memoirs of a boy growing up in 1970s Cambridgeshire with an eccentric father who made his money in bleach. By Peter Bradshaw. Episode 1 of 5.

20071103 BT=0400 (BBC7)

Memoirs of a boy growing up in 1970s Cambridgeshire with an eccentric father who made his money in bleach. By Peter Bradshaw. Episode 1 of 5.

20080910 BT=2245 (BBC7)

Memoirs of a boy growing up in the 1970s - a time of electro-convulsive shock therapy. Written and read by Peter Bradshaw. Episode 4 of 5.

20080911 BT=0345 (BBC7)

Memoirs of a boy growing up in the 1970s - a time of electro-convulsive shock therapy. Written and read by Peter Bradshaw. Episode 4 of 5.

20080827 BT=2245 (BBC7)

Memoirs of a boy growing up in the 1970s, when a girl caused excitement and self-loathing. Written and read by Peter Bradshaw. Episode 2 of 5.

20080828 BT=0345 (BBC7)

Memoirs of a boy growing up in the 1970s, when a girl caused excitement and self-loathing. Written and read by Peter Bradshaw. Episode 2 of 5.

20060704 BT=2300 (BBC7)

The full and hideous truth is finally revealed. Episode 5 of 5.

20060705 BT=0400 (BBC7)

The full and hideous truth is finally revealed. Episode 5 of 5.

20071116 BT=2300 (BBC7)

Will our hero and the object of his affection get it together? Or will Father's lecture on Sexual Relations dampen his ardour? Episode 3 of 5.

20071117 BT=0400 (BBC7)

Will our hero and the object of his affection get it together? Or will Father's lecture on Sexual Relations dampen his ardour? Episode 3 of 5.

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Memoirs of a boy growing up in 1970s Cambridgeshire at the hands of his eccentric Dad. Written and narrated by Peter Bradshaw.

. Memoirs of a boy growing up in 1970s Cambridgeshire at the hands of his eccentric Dad.

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A hilarious and disturbing account of one boy's transition into adulthood in 1970s Cambridgeshire at the hands of an eccentric father who made his money in bleach.

Written and performed by Peter Bradshaw in five parts.Memoirs of a boy growing up in 1970s Cambridgeshire at the hands of his eccentric Dad.

Written and narrated by Peter Bradshaw.

A playground encounter opens the long-concealed door into a dark erotic journey of the soul.

Memoirs of a boy growing up in 1970s Cambridgeshire at the hands of his eccentric Dad.

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0220111106 (BBC7)

Memoirs of a boy growing up in the 1970s, when a girl caused excitement and self-loathing. Written and read by Peter Bradshaw.

. Memoirs of a boy growing up in the 1970s, when a girl caused excitement and self-loathing.

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A rendezvous with a girl bearing an uncanny likeness to himself leaves our hero delirious with excitement and self-loathing.

Memoirs of a boy growing up in the 1970s, when a girl caused excitement and self-loathing.

Written and read by Peter Bradshaw.

Memoirs of a boy growing up in the 1970s, when a girl caused excitement and self-loathing. Written and read by Peter Bradshaw.

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Darkly comic memoirs of growing up in the 1970s. Will Father's lecture on sex dampen our hero's ardour? With Peter Bradshaw.

. Darkly comic memoirs. Will Father's lecture on sex dampen our hero's ardour?

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Our hero receives a sexual initiation at the wheel of a Ford Anglia.

Will our hero and the object of his affection get it together? Or will Father's lecture on Sexual Relations dampen his ardour?

Darkly comic memoirs of growing up in the 1970s.

Will Father's lecture on sex dampen our hero's ardour? With Peter Bradshaw.

Darkly comic memoirs.

Will Father's lecture on sex dampen our hero's ardour?

Darkly comic memoirs of growing up in the 1970s. Will father's lecture on sex dampen our hero's ardour? With Peter Bradshaw.

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Memoirs of a boy growing up in the 1970s - a time of electro-convulsive shock therapy. Written and read by Peter Bradshaw.

. Memoirs of a boy growing up in the 1970s - a time of electro-convulsive shock therapy.

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A birthday trip to the Highlands takes our hero's mind off his father's amateur interest in electroconvulsive shock therapy.

Memoirs of a boy growing up in the 1970s - a time of electro-convulsive shock therapy.

Written and read by Peter Bradshaw.

Memoirs of a boy growing up in the 1970s, a time of electro-convulsive shock therapy. Written and read by Peter Bradshaw.

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Memoirs of a boy growing up in the 1970s. In the Fens, the full, hideous truth is revealed. Written and read by Peter Bradshaw.

. Memoirs of a boy growing up in the 1970s. In the Fens, the full, hideous truth is revealed

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In the Fens, the full and hideous truth is finally revealed to Our Hero.

Memoirs of a boy growing up in the 1970s.

In the Fens, the full, hideous truth is revealed.

Written and read by Peter Bradshaw.

The full and hideous truth is finally revealed.

Memoirs of a boy growing up in the 1970s. In the Fens, the full hideous truth is revealed. Written and read by Peter Bradshaw.