School Days

A week of stories about childhood and school.

Episodes

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20030406The Dirty Di Renzis: By Sheila Yeger.

To a young girl growing up in post-war suburbia, the unruly Di Renzi children hold out the promise of forbidden pleasure.

Followed by Sailing By.

20030413The Dirty Di Renzis: By Sheila Yeger.

To a young girl growing up in post-war suburbia, for whom the unruly Di Renzi children hold the promise of forbidden pleasure.

20030420Series of stories about childhood and school.

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Romeo and Julie: By Clare Seal.

The first performance of the school play turns into Julie's worst nightmare.

Read by Lisa Coleman.

20030427A series of stories about the pleasures and pains of childhood and school.

4.

Doves: By Nicola Bennet.

Read by Juliet Prew.

Martha and the doves arrived on the same day, and throughout her short stay, strange, uprooted Martha seemed to have a special bond with the birds.

Followed by Sailing By.

20030504Lost Love: By Tessa Hadley.

Read by Dee Sadler.

A series of stories about the pleasures and pains of childhood and school.

When Helly picks Clare for membership of the sacred sisterhood of the stump, the two girls embark on a friendship which lasts through adolescence, boyfriends, sex and shoplifting - until adulthood brings its conflicts.

201C01The Dirty Di Renzis2001073020030413A week of stories about childhood and school.

1: `The Dirty Di Renzis', by Sheila Yeger.

To a young girl growing up in post-war suburbia, the unruly Di Renzi children hold out the promise of forbidden pleasure.

Read by Marlene Sidaway

: By Sheila Yeger.

Followed by Sailing By.

The Dirty Di Renzis: By Sheila Yeger.

To a young girl growing up in post-war suburbia, for whom the unruly Di Renzi children hold the promise of forbidden pleasure.

201C02Wreckage2001073120030406A week of stories about childhood and school.

2: `Wreckage' by Julia Stoneham.

When Ulrich arrives at an English school with two other wartime Jewish refugees, no one understands the depth of his pain and grief for his country.

Read by Susannah Harker

2: `Wreckage' by Julia Stoneham.

When Ulrich arrives at an English school with two other wartime Jewish refugees, no one understands the depth of his pain and grief for his country.

Read by Susannah Harker

201C03Romeo And Julie2001080120030420
20170831 (BBC7)
A week of stories about childhood and school.

3: `Romeo and Julie', by Clare Seal.

The first performance of the school play should be a triumph, but it turns into the stuff of Julie's worst nightmare.

Read by Lisa Coleman

Series of stories about childhood and school.

3.

Romeo and Julie: By Clare Seal.

The first performance of the school play turns into Julie's worst nightmare.

Read by Lisa Coleman.

Julie can't face playing Juliet before her parents. Has the drama teacher wasted his time?

201C04Doves2001080220030427A week of stories about childhood and school.

4: `Doves' by Nicola Bennett.

Martha and the doves arrived on the same day, and throughout her short stay, strange, uprooted Martha seemed to have a special bond with the birds.

Read by Juliet Prew.

A series of stories about the pleasures and pains of childhood and school.

4.

Doves: By Nicola Bennet.

Read by Juliet Prew.

Martha and the doves arrived on the same day, and throughout her short stay, strange, uprooted Martha seemed to have a special bond with the birds.

Followed by Sailing By.

4: `Doves' by Nicola Bennett.

201C05 LASTLost Love2001080320030504A week of stories about childhood and school.

5: `Lost Love' by Tessa Hadley.

When Helly picks Clare for membership of the Sacred Sisterhood of the Stump, the two girls embark on a friendship that lasts through adolescence, boyfriends, sex and shoplifting - until adulthood brings conflict.

Read by Dee Sadler.

: By Tessa Hadley.

A series of stories about the pleasures and pains of childhood and school.

When Helly picks Clare for membership of the sacred sisterhood of the stump, the two girls embark on a friendship which lasts through adolescence, boyfriends, sex and shoplifting - until adulthood brings its conflicts.