Kidnapped [Robert Louis Stevenson]

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David Tennant introduces Robert Louis Stevenson’s gripping adventure story.

In 1751 – in the aftermath of the Jacobite rebellions - young David Balfour, a staunch supporter of George II, is newly orphaned and goes in search of his father’s family near Edinburgh.

When he is press-ganged on board a ship bound for the slave plantations of America, he forges an unlikely alliance with the charismatic Highlander, Alan Breck.

Dramatised in two parts by Chris Dolan.

David Balfour Owen Whitelaw
Alan Breck.Michael Nardone
Ebenezer.. David Hayman
Hoseason.. Lewis Howden
Riach.. Gavin Mitchell
Red Fox. Sean Scanlan
Lawyer.Kenny Blyth
Landlord Alan McHugh
Other parts played by the cast.

Director: Bruce Young

Made by BBC Scotland and first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in November 2016.

David Tennant introduces Robert Louis Stevenson's tale of adventure set in 1751.

David Tennant introduces Robert Louis Stevenson's gripping tale of adventure set in 1751.

David Tennant introduces Robert Louis Stevenson’s gripping adventure story, dramatised by Chris Dolan.

Part One. In 1751 – in the aftermath of the Jacobite rebellions - young David Balfour, a staunch supporter of George II, is newly orphaned and goes in search of his father’s family near Edinburgh. When he is press-ganged on board a ship bound for the slave plantations of America, he forges an unlikely alliance with the charismatic Highlander, Alan Breck.

David Balfour....Owen Whitelaw
Alan Breck....Michael Nardone
Ebenezer.... David Hayman
Hoseason.... Lewis Howden
Riach....Gavin Mitchell
Red Fox.... Sean Scanlan
Lawyer....Kenny Blyth
Landlord.... Alan McHugh
Other parts played by the cast.

Producer/Director Bruce Young BBC Scotland

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in November 2016.

David Tennant introduces RLS's gripping adventure story, dramatised by Chris Dolan.

022016112720210316 (BBC7)
20210317 (BBC7)
After the murder of the Red Fox, Alan and David are pursued through the Highlands by a troop of English soldiers. Hunted almost to the point of exhaustion the pair decide to head south to confront Alan’s treacherous uncle, Ebenezer.

The conclusion of Robert Louis Stevenson’s gripping adventure story.

Dramatised by Chris Dolan.

David Balfour Owen Whitelaw
Alan Breck. Michael Nardone
Ebenezer David Hayman
Rankeillor.. John Buick
James Stewart Finlay McLean
Cluny. Iain MacCrae
Lass. Isabelle Joss

Other parts played by the cast.

Director: Bruce Young:

Made by BBC Scotland for BBC Radio 4 and first broadcast in November 2016.

The conclusion of Robert Louis Stevenson's gripping tale of adventure set in 1751.

David Tennant introduces Robert Louis Stevenson's gripping tale of adventure set in 1751.

Robert Louis Stevenson’s gripping adventure story, dramatised by Chris Dolan.

David Balfour.... Owen Whitelaw
Alan Breck.... Michael Nardone
Ebenezer.... David Hayman
Rankeillor.... John Buick
James Stewart.... Finlay McLean
Cluny.... Iain MacCrae
Lass....Isabelle Joss
Other parts played by the cast.

Producer/Director Bruce Young BBC Scotland

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in November 2016.

Stevenson's gripping adventure story, dramatised by Chris Dolan.

David Tennant introduces RLS's gripping adventure story, dramatised by Chris Dolan.