Ladies Of Letters

by Carol Hayman and Lou Wakefield, read by Patricia Routledge and Prunella Scales.

Episodes

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20061222 BT=1130 (BBC7)

Vera's family is released, and Irene attempts to make peace with her son. With Patricia Routledge and Prunella Scales. Episode 5 of 5.

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From Waller to Verdi, the Bloomsbury writer shares her castaway choices with Sue Lawley.

4 Extra Debut. From Waller to Verdi, Bloomsbury writer Frances Partridge shares her castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From February 1994.

From Grieg to Aznavour, novelist Dame Daphne du Maurier shares her castaway choices.

4 Extra Debut. From Grieg to Aznavour, novelist Dame Daphne du Maurier shares her castaway choices with Roy Plomley. From September 1977.

From Ellington to Liszt, novelist Rumer Godden shares her second castaway choices.

4 Extra Debut. From Ellington to Liszt, novelist Rumer Godden shares her second castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From October 1996.

From Robeson to Mendelssohn, writer Christabel Bielenberg shares her castaway choices.

4 Extra Debut. From Robeson to Mendelssohn, writer Christabel Bielenberg shares her castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From November 1992.

From Beethoven to Bach, the critically acclaimed writer shares her castaway choices.

4 Extra Debut. From Beethoven to Bach, critically acclaimed writer Sybille Bedford shares her castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From July 1998.

From Strauss to Bithikotsis, novelist Barbara Pym shares her choices with Roy Plomley.

4 Extra Debut. From Strauss to Bithikotsis, novelist Barbara Pym shares her castaway choices with Roy Plomley. From July 1978.

Ladies Of Letters Make Mincemeat, 19/12/201020101219 (BBC7)

Recipes and Christmas survival tips from the worst of pen friends Vera and Irene.

Recipes and Christmas survival tips from the worst of pen friends Vera and Irene. Stars Patricia Routledge and Prunella Scales.

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. Recipes and Christmas survival tips from the worst of pen friends Vera and Irene.

. Recipes and Christmas survival tips from the worst of pen friends Vera and Irene.

Recipes and Christmas survival tips from the worst of pen friends Vera and Irene. Stars Patricia Routledge and Prunella Scales.

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. Vera judges a mince pie competition and Irene poisons some children.

. Vera judges a mince pie competition and Irene poisons some children.

Vera judges a mince pie competition and Irene poisons some children. War of words with Patricia Routledge and Prunella Scales.

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. More acerbic correspondence, as Vera's children take refuge elsewhere.

. More acerbic correspondence, as Vera's children take refuge elsewhere.

More acerbic correspondence, as Vera's children take refuge elsewhere. War of words with Patricia Routledge and Prunella Scales.

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. Drama shifts to crisis as Irene gets Vera's kids to vent their feelings in verse.

. Drama shifts to crisis as Irene gets Vera's kids to vent their feelings in verse.

Drama shifts to crisis as Irene gets Vera's kids to vent their feelings in verse. Stars Patricia Routledge and Prunella Scales.

. Drama becomes crisis as Irene gets Vera's children to vent their feelings in verse.

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Vera's family is released, and Irene attempts to make peace with her son.

With Patricia Routledge and Prunella Scales.

Vera's family is released, and Irene attempts to make peace with her son. With Patricia Routledge and Prunella Scales. Episode 5 of 5.

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. The police free Vera's family, as Irene writes to her estranged son.

. The police free Vera's family, as Irene writes to her estranged son.

The police free Vera's family, as Irene writes to her estranged son. War of words with Patricia Routledge and Prunella Scales.

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