Last Bark Of The Bulldog, The [Jonathan Smith]

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A dramatisation of the political crisis of June 1953 when Winston Churchill suffered a stroke at 10 Downing Street during his last period in office as prime minister.

Written by Jonathan Smith.

Winston Churchill .... Benjamin Whitrow
Clementine Churchill .... Sian Phillips
Lord Moran .. Christian Rodska
Anthony Eden .... Michael Cochrane
Jock Colville.... Robert Portal
Nurse.... Emma Callander

Director: Bruce Young

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in June 2003.

1953: Prime Minister Winston Churchill suffers a stroke and a political crisis ensues.