Michael Dobbs - A Family Affair

Episodes

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SD20091128 (BBC7)
20151122 (BBC7)
On 22nd November 1990, following dissention in the Conservative ranks and an equivocal leadership ballot, Margaret Thatcher made the dramatic decision to offer her resignation as prime minister. Michael Dobbs' play follows Thatcher's last traumatic days in power, seen from the perspective of her husband, Denis, and her family.

Margaret Thatcher ...... Clare Higgins

Denis Thatcher ...... Stephen Moore

Carol Thatcher ...... Monica Dolan

Mark Thatcher ...... William McGeogh

Bill ...... Benjamin Whitrow

Sir Geoffrey Howe ...... John McEnery

Anthony ...... Kevin Doyle

Minister ...... Sean Campion

Christine ...... Sara Stewart

Directed by Roland Jaquerello

A Fiction Factory production for BBC Radio 4.

SD20091128 (BBC7)
20151123 (BBC7)
Michael Dobbs' play follows Margaret Thatcher's last traumatic days in power.
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