Vanquishing The Gorbals

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2002030120040116

By Carmen Walton.

Semi- autobiographical drama about the author's parents.

When George meets Mags it's in one of the most deprived areas of Europe in the 50's - The Gorbals in GLASGOW.

There's an instant attraction, and despite their surroundings, they make music together.

Later George will give Mags his most treasured possession - a tattered copy of the Communist Manifesto.

But can their ideals and passion survive? George....Gary Lewis Mags....Myra Mcfadyen Emma....Emma Atkins Alec....James Lauren Peterson....Glenn Cunningham Young Emma....Lysen Edwards.

2002030120040116

By Carmen Walton.

Semi- autobiographical drama about the author's parents.

When George meets Mags it's in one of the most deprived areas of Europe in the 50's - The Gorbals in GLASGOW.

There's an instant attraction, and despite their surroundings, they make music together.

Later George will give Mags his most treasured possession - a tattered copy of the Communist Manifesto.

But can their ideals and passion survive? George....Gary Lewis Mags....Myra Mcfadyen Emma....Emma Atkins Alec....James Lauren Peterson....Glenn Cunningham Young Emma....Lysen Edwards.