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The Lord of the Rings


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by J. R. R- TOLKIEN prepared for radio in 26 episodes by BRIAN SIBLEY starring
Ian Holm as Frodo Michael Hordern as Gandalf and Robert Stephens as Aragorn
4: Trouble at the Prancing Pony
' The black fellow sat quite still on his horse. " Have you seen
Baggins?" he asked in a queer voice, and bent down towards me. I could not see any face, for his hood fell down so low; and I felt a sort of shiver down my back. But I could not see why he should come riding over my land so bold. " What do you think of it? I don't know what to think." said Frodo at last.' with William Nighy as Sam With SEAN ARNOLD , JOHN CHURCH .
Music composed and conducted by STEPHEN OLIVER
Episode adapted by BRIAN SIBLEY
Directed by JANE MORGAN (Repeated: Wed 10.30 pm) (Gerard Murphy is a member of the RSC)
Souvenir Tolkien posters available at £l.00 each (p and p incl) from Radio 4 Poster Offer[address removed] (POs and cheques payable to BBC Radio)


Unknown: Brian Sibley
Unknown: Ian Holm
Unknown: Frodo Michael Hordern
Unknown: Robert Stephens
Unknown: William Nighy
Unknown: Sean Arnold
Unknown: John Church
Unknown: Graham Faulkner
Unknown: Alexander John
Unknown: Gordon Reid
Unknown: Christopher Scott
Unknown: Michael Spice
Conducted By: Stephen Oliver
Adapted By: Brian Sibley
Directed By: Jane Morgan
Unknown: Gerard Murphy
Merry: Richard O'Callaghan
Pippin: John McAndrew
Butterbur: James Grout
the Narrator: Gerard Murphy
Nob: Haydn Wood
Maggot: John Bott

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The Lord of the Rings

BBC Radio 4 FM, 29 March 1981 12.00

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