John Moore - A Portrait Of Elmbury

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20170325 (BBC7)

Residents of an English market town face the challenges of life between the two world wars

20170325 (BBC7)
20170326 (BBC7)

Residents of an English market town face the challenges of life between the two world wars

20170325 (BBC7)

The residents of an English market town face the challenges of life between the two world wars and economic depression.

Adapted from the Brensham Trilogy novels by John Moore.

Performed by the Worcester Theatre Company and adapted for radio from an original production staged at the Swan Theatre, Worcester.

Stars David Beames as William Hart, Willoughby Gray as the Colonel, Lennox Greaves as Bardolph/General Bouverie, Simon Walter as Pistol/Mr Rendcombe, Robert Locke as Nym/MrBowles and Maureen Flynn as Miss Benedict.

Music arranged and directed by Simon Walter.

Directed in Birmingham by Pat Trueman

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1991.