Sheila Hodgson - The Lodestone


20170312 (BBC7)
20170313 (BBC7)
Cambridge scholar MR James searches for an ex-student.

Cambridge scholar, MR James searches for an ex-student - an artist whose hand is guided by eerie, dark forces.

Sheila Hodgson portrays MR James as the diarist of a series of fictional ghost stories - as he gets caught up in a series of strange, inexplicable events. Hodgson fleshed out of many of MR James's "Stories I Have Tried to Write".

Stars David March as MR James, Mark Straker as Francis Lippiat and Moir Leslie as Eleanor Howard.

Director: David Johnstone

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1989.