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Classic Serial


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NEW Sense and Sensibility
Jane Austen 's novel adapted in four parts. 1: Barton Cottage It is 1810, and the recently widowed
Mrs Dashwood and her three daughters have been forced out of their family home. They move to a cottage in Devon, where Marianne is swept off her feet by a capricious stranger.
Piano Mary Nash.
Dramatised by Louise Page Director Vanessa Whitbum


Unknown: Jane Austen
Unknown: Mrs Dashwood
Piano: Mary Nash.
Dramatised By: Louise Page
Director: Vanessa Whitbum
Elinor: Jane Leonard
Marianne: Abigail McKern
Mrs Dashwood: Meg Wynn Owen
John Dashwood: David Calder
Fanny Dashwood: Auriol Smith
Margaret Dashwood: Imogen Boorman
Edward Ferrars: Tim Meats
Willoughby: Robert Gwilym
Colonel Brandon: Brett Usher
Mrs Jennings: Ann Windsor
Sir John Middleton: Malcolm Gerard
Lady Middleton: Joan Moon
Thomas: Terence Edmond

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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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