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A radio adaptation by John Tydeman of the novel by HENRY JAMES with Jane Wenham
'This story is too horrible. It Is beyond everything. Nothing at all that I know touches it for sheer terror. And the fact that it is about two children gives the effect of an extra turn of the screw.'
Cast in order of speaking:
Music composed by JOHN BUCKLAND
Produced by JOHN TYDEMAN
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Unknown: John Tydeman
Novel By: Henry James
Unknown: Jane Wenham
Composed By: John Buckland
Produced By: John Tydeman
Author: Patrick Barr
Master of Bly: John Justin
The Governess: Jane Wenham
Coachman: Anthony Hall
Mrs Grose: Joan Matheson
Flora: Cherie Lunghi
Miles: Colin Reese

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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