By Virginia Woolf, dramatised in two parts by Eileen Atkins.

The story of the Ramsay family holidaying in Scotland before the First World War, which is dominated by Woolf's wonderful portrait of the beautiful Mrs Ramsay.

With Vanessa Redgrave, Juliet Stevenson and John Wood.

Director: Cherry Cookson.


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20021207 (R4)
The expedition to a nearby lighthouse proves to be a symbolic and emotional journey.
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20021214 (R4)
Ten years on, the Ramsay family makes a second visit to Scotland.
There are poignant memories of those who have died in the intervening years.
As Lily Briscoe watches on the shore, the promised visit to the lighthouse is finally achieved.

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