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A Man from the Five Towns


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A portrait of Arnold Bennett. who was born in Burslem in 1867 and died in London 50 years ago, on 26 March 1931.
1 am a writer, just as I might be a hotel-keeper, a solicitor, a doctor, a grocer or an earthenware manufacturer. with BRIGIT FORSYTH
BBC Manchester
(Anna of the Five Towns, parts 11-15, in A Book at Bedtime, Mon-Fri 11.0 pm)


Unknown: Arnold Bennett.
Unknown: Brigit Forsyth
Unknown: Valerie Georgeson
Unknown: Randal Herley
Unknown: Alan Rothwell
Written By: Norman Swallow
Unknown: Stanley Williamson
Arnold Bennett: Geoffrey Banks
Reader: Garard Green
Narrator: David Mahlowk

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A Man from the Five Towns

BBC Radio 4 FM, 29 March 1981 22.15

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