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from the book by Mrs. Elizabeth Gaskell adapted for radio in eight parts by BERTHA LONSDALE wtih Marjorie Rhodes and John Bennett
Margaret Hale returned home to Helstone Parsonage after living in London, and a few months later Henry Lennox , her cousin Edith's brother-in-law, made her a very unwelcome proposal of marriage. That same evening her father broke 'he news that he had resigned his living and that they were to move to the North.
2: New Acquaintances and Turbulent Ideas
Produced by TREVOR HILL from the North of England


Book By: Mrs. Elizabeth Gaskell
Unknown: Marjorie Rhodes
Unknown: John Bennett
Unknown: Margaret Hale
Unknown: Henry Lennox
Produced By: Trevor Hill
Margaret Hale: Judith Bradshaw
The Rev Richard Hale: Roy Barraclough
Mrs Hale: Valerie Skardon
Dixon: Sybil Holroyd
John Thornton: John Bennett
Mrs Thornton, his mother: Marjorie Rhodes
Nicholas Higgins: Geoffrey Banks
Bessy Higgins, his daughter: Vida Paterson

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