Goodnight Mr Tom

The life of a dedicated bachelor is turned upside down by the arrival of an evacuee in Michelle Magorian's World War Two tale of war, evacuation and grief.

Episodes

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A young evacuee arrives to stay with gruff, but kindly Tom Oakley.

A young evacuee arrives to stay with gruff, but kindly Tom Oakley. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

A young evacuee arrives to stay with gruff but kindly Tom Oakley, in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

A young evacuee arrives to stay with gruff but kindly Tom Oakley, in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale. Episode 1 of 10.

The life of a dedicated bachelor is turned upside down by the arrival of an evacuee in Michelle Magorian's World War Two tale of war, evacuation and grief.

A young evacuee arrives to stay with gruff, but kindly Tom Oakley. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

A young evacuee arrives to stay with gruff but kindly Tom Oakley, in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

A young evacuee arrives to stay with gruff but kindly Tom Oakley, in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale. Episode 1 of 10.

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A young evacuee arrives to stay with gruff but kindly Tom Oakley in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale. Episode 1 of 10.

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A young evacuee arrives to stay with gruff but kindly Tom Oakley, in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale. Episode 1 of 10.

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A young evacuee arrives to stay with gruff but kindly Tom Oakley in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale. Episode 2 of 10.

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The life of a dedicated bachelor is turned upside down by the arrival of an evacuee in this World War 2 classic.

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The life of a dedicated bachelor is turned upside down by the arrival of an evacuee in this World War 2 classic.

A disturbing letter from the young evacuee's mother causes concern.

A disturbing letter from the young evacuee's mother causes concern. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

A young evacuee arrives to stay with gruff but kindly Tom Oakley in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale. Episode 2 of 10.

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A young evacuee arrives to stay with gruff but kindly Tom Oakley in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale. Episode 2 of 10.

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The life of a dedicated bachelor is turned upside down by the arrival of an evacuee in this World War 2 classic.

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War is declared and Mr Tom takes his young evacuee shopping. Episode 3 of 10.

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The life of a dedicated bachelor is turned upside down by the arrival of an evacuee in this World War 2 classic.

Young evacuee Willie's taken shopping and there's news at the church.

David Brierley reads

Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

War is declared and Mr Tom takes his young evacuee shopping.

War is declared and Mr Tom takes his young evacuee shopping.

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War is declared and Mr Tom takes his young evacuee shopping. Episode 3 of 10.

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The life of a dedicated bachelor is turned upside down by the arrival of an evacuee in this World War 2 classic.

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Young evacuee Will starts school, while the villagers are noticing a change in Mr Tom. Episode 4 of 10.

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The life of a dedicated bachelor is turned upside down by the arrival of an evacuee in this World War 2 classic.

Evacuee Willie starts school, and the villagers see changes in Tom. David Brierley reads.

Evacuee Willie starts school, and the villagers see changes in Tom. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

Evacuee Willie starts school and the villagers see changes in Tom. Read by David Brierley.

Young evacuee Will starts school, while the villagers are noticing a change in Mr Tom. Episode 4 of 10.

Evacuee Willie starts school, and the villagers see changes in Tom. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

Young evacuee Will starts school, while the villagers are noticing a change in Mr Tom. Episode 4 of 10.

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Young evacuee Will starts school, while the villagers are noticing a change in Mr Tom. Episode 4 of 10.

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The life of a dedicated bachelor is turned upside down by the arrival of an evacuee in this Second World War classic.

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The life of a dedicated bachelor is turned upside down by the arrival of an evacuee in this Second World War classic.

It's young evacuee Willie's birthday and he's in for a big surprise. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

It's young evacuee Willie's birthday and he's in for a surprise. Read by David Brierley.

Young evacuee Will continues to get used to his new life in the countryside with gruff but kindly Tom.

It's young evacuee Willie's birthday and he's in for a big surprise. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

Young evacuee Will continues to get used to his new life in the countryside with gruff but kindly Tom.

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Evacuee Will continues to enjoy life with Mr Tom in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale, but there are dark clouds on the horizon. Episode 6 of 10.

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Evacuee Willy continues to enjoy life with Mr Tom in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale, but there are dark clouds on the horizon.

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Evacuee Willy continues to enjoy life with Mr Tom in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale, but there are dark clouds on the horizon.

Willie's happiness is threatened by a letter bringing bad news. Read by David Brierley.

Willie's happiness is threatened by a letter bringing bad news. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale is read by David Brierley.

Evacuee Willie's happiness is threatened by dark clouds on the horizon.

Evacuee Willie's happiness is threatened by dark clouds on the horizon. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

Evacuee Will continues to enjoy life with Mr Tom in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale, but there are dark clouds on the horizon.

Willie's happiness is threatened by a letter bringing bad news. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale is read by David Brierley.

Evacuee Willie's happiness is threatened by dark clouds on the horizon. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

Evacuee Will continues to enjoy life with Mr Tom in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale, but there are dark clouds on the horizon.

Evacuee Willy continues to enjoy life with Mr Tom in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale, but there are dark clouds on the horizon.

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Evacuee Will continues to enjoy life with Mr Tom in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale, but there are dark clouds on the horizon. Episode 6 of 10.

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Wartime evacuee Will leaves Mr Tom and returns to London, where his Mother continues to mistreat him. Episode 7 of 10.

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Wartime evacuee Willy leaves Mr Tom and returns to London, where his mother continues to mistreat him.

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Wartime evacuee Willy leaves Mr Tom and returns to London, where his mother continues to mistreat him.

Young evacuee Willie must return to London and his bullying mother. Read by David Brierley

Young evacuee Willie must return to London and his bullying mother. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

Wartime evacuee Willy leaves Mr Tom and returns to London, where his mother continues to mistreat him.

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Wartime evacuee Will leaves Mr Tom and returns to London, where his Mother continues to mistreat him. Episode 7 of 10.

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Tom hasn't heard from young evacuee Will. He travels to London and is horrified by what he finds. Episode 8 of 10.

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Tom hasn't heard from young evacuee Willy. He travels to London and is horrified by what he finds.

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Tom hasn't heard from young evacuee Willy. He travels to London and is horrified by what he finds.

With no news of Willie - Tom heads to London and gets a shock. Read by David Brierley.

With no news of Willie - Tom heads to London and gets a shock. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

Tom hasn't heard from young evacuee Will. He travels to London and is horrified by what he finds. Episode 8 of 10.

Tom hasn't heard from young evacuee Willy. He travels to London and is horrified by what he finds.

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Tom hasn't heard from young evacuee Will. He travels to London and is horrified by what he finds. Episode 8 of 10.

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Will starts to recover from his traumatic time in London. But will he be able to stay with Tom? Episode 9 of 10.

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Will starts to recover from his traumatic time in London. But will he be able to stay with Tom?

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Will starts to recover from his traumatic time in London. But will he be able to stay with Tom?

Willie recovers from his trauma in London, but can he stay with Tom? David Brierley reads.

Willie recovers from his trauma in London, but can he stay with Tom? Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

Will starts to recover from his traumatic time in London. But will he be able to stay with Tom? Episode 9 of 10.

Willie recovers from his trauma in London, but can he stay with Tom? Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

Will starts to recover from his traumatic time in London. But will he be able to stay with Tom?

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Will starts to recover from his traumatic time in London. But will he be able to stay with Tom? Episode 9 of 10.

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Concluding episode of Michelle Magorian's tale of war, evacuation and grief. [Episode 10 of 10, rpt of Friday 10.00am]

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Michelle Magorian's tale of war, evacuation and grief. Episode 10 of 10.

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Concluding episode of Michelle Magorian's tale of war, evacuation and grief. [Episode 10 of 10, rptd today 6.45pm and Saturday 12.45am]

Concluding episode of Michelle Magorian's tale of war, evacuation and grief. [Episode 10 of 10, rpt of 9.00am, rptd Saturday 12.45am]

As Willie's future home hangs in the balance, Zac goes to London. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale is read by David Brierley.

As Willie's future home hangs in the balance, Zac goes to London. Read by David Brierley.

Willie gets news of his mother, as his future life is finally resolved.

Willie gets news of his mother, as his future life is finally resolved. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

Michelle Magorian's tale of war, evacuation and grief. Episode 10 of 10.

As Willie's future home hangs in the balance, Zac goes to London. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale is read by David Brierley.

Willie gets news of his mother, as his future life is finally resolved. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

Michelle Magorian's tale of war, evacuation and grief. Episode 10 of 10.

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Michelle Magorian's tale of war, evacuation and grief. Episode 10 of 10.