Wish You'd Been Here - The Pink Floyd Story

Forty years after the band's single Arnold Layne became the first 'underground' single to reach the UK Top 20, Bob Harris begins a four-part series telling the story of the influential band.

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02"Forty years after the band's single Arnold Layne became the first 'underground' single to reach the UK Top 20, Bob Harris continueWoman's Hour (summary)

With Martha Kearney.

Includes drama at 10.45am [Rptd today 7.45pm]:

A Harlot's Progress

By Jonathan Myerson.

Comedy bringing to life the stories revealed - and concealed - in William Hogarth's famous sequence of engravings.

One day in 1732, an impoverished portrait artist abandons his classical training and sets out to paint the wicked tale of a country girl's downfall on the streets of London.

It's a story which will lead him and his imaginary heroine, Moll Hackabout, to very different ends.

5/5.

The Harlot's End

Moll's great London adventure is finished.

But William's is just beginning.

William Hogarth....Will Keen

Jane Hogarth....Indira Varma

Moll Hackabout....Liz White

London Girl 1/ Susannah....Amelia Lowdell

London Girl 2/ Floss....Annabel Scholey

Mrs Needham....Rosemary Leech

Charteris/ Keeper....Crawford Logan

Gourlay/Gonson....Gerard Mcdermott

Wagondriver/Curate/ Francis/ Card Sharp....Stephen Critchlow

Giuseppe....Paul Reynolds

Solomon Nunes/ Sir James....Nickolas Grace

Bess....Amelda Brown

James/ Dr Rock....Ben Crowe

Client/ Joshua/Dr Misaubin....Geoffrey Beevers

Director Jonquil Panting"""

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