By Lizzie Munnery.

Alison was born with hugely limited movement and responses.

At 13 she remains inert, unable to make coherent noises or actions.

Her neighbour's daughter has helped her mother care for her for years, but now her mother has gone.

It is time to take action.

Alison....Brooke Vincent

Margie....Jodie Comer

Ilene....Sue Jenkins

Harry....Robert Pickavance

Directed by Pauline Harris

Broadcast Dates

  • 20080415 (Radio 4)