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Classic Serial: The Expedition of Humphry Clinker


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2/3. The family is stranded: Bramble is keen to continue their grand tour - but how can they leave London when Humphry Clinker is in jail? Tobias Smollett 's uproarious satire of 18th-century life is dramatised by Yvonne Antrobus.
Director Marc Beeby Repeated on Saturday at 9pm


Unknown: Humphry Clinker
Unknown: Tobias Smollett
Dramatised By: Yvonne Antrobus.
Director: Marc Beeby
Matthew: Nigel Anthony
Tabitha: Marcia Warren
Lydia: Helen Longworth
jery: Dan Starkey
Winifred: Joanna Page
Humphry: Stuart McLoughlln
Mr Martin: Chris Pavlo
Lieutenant Lismahago: John Rowe
Mr Micklewhimmen: Sam Dale
Wilson: Nyasha Hatendi
Gaoler: Stephen Critchlow

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