By Dino Buzzatti Adapted by Martin Shea, James O'Neill and Eamonn O'Neill.

A dark comedy, starring June Whitfield and Adrian Scarborough.

Giovanni Corte is admitted to a hospital with a difference: it has seven floors with patients housed on each storey according to the severity of their condition - minor ailments on the top floor, down to terminal cases on the ground floor.

Narrator....June Whitfield Giovanni Corte....Adrian Scarborough Hospital Staff....Michael Begley; Sally Bretton;Zoe Henry; Paul Hilton.

Broadcast Dates

  • 20030618 (Radio 4)