Lost Property, A Telegram From The Queen

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It's 2011, and, as Alice's 100th birthday present, Ruthie sets out to put her family back together again. The final play in Katie Hims' trilogy of heartbreak and redemption.

Cast

Ruthie....Rosie Cavaliero

Alice....Edna Doré

Ted....Gary Beadle

Vincent....Daniel Rabin

Marcus....Stuart McLoughlin

Ray....Sean Baker

Queenie....Jane Whittenshaw

Roseanna....Alex Tregear

Ella May....Joanna Monro

Receptionist....Sally Orrock

Directed by Jessica Dromgoole

Edna Doré stars in A Telegram from the Queen, the final play in Katie Hims' bittersweet trilogy set in 1941 (The Wrong Label), 1979 (The Year My Mother Went Missing) and 2011 (A Telegram from the Queen) - a history of relatives lost and found. The Wrong Label - broadcast on 3 May - and The Year My Mother Went Missing - broadcast on 10 May - are still available on iPlayer.

By Katie Hims. For Alice's 100th, Ruthie sets out to put her family back together again.

For Alice's 100th birthday present, her granddaughter Ruthie sets out to put her family back together again. The final play in Katie Hims' trilogy of heartbreak and redemption.

Edna Doré stars in A Telegram from the Queen, the final play in this trilogy by acclaimed radio dramatist Katie Hims charting one family's tragi-comic history of heartbreak and redemption. The trilogy has been shortlisted for the 2011 BBC Audio Drama Award for Best Drama.