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The Woodlanders


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by THOMAS HARDY dramatised for radio in six parts by DESMOND HAWKINS
Part 2
Grace Melbury's return from finishing school was of special interest to three persons: her father, who regarded her with overwhelming pride. Fitzpiers, who felt a growing desire to meet her, and Giles, who was wondering how an ' understanding ' which had already existed between them before she went away, should lead to marriage in the near future....
Dance and incidental music composed by SIDNEY SAGER Directed by BRIAN MILLER BBC Bristol


Unknown: Thomas Hardy
Unknown: Desmond Hawkins
Composed By: Sidney Sager
Directed By: Brian Miller
with: Martin Jarvis
Grace: Lesley Dunlop
Melbury: Robert Brown
Creedle: Douglas Leach
Creedle: Stephen Sylvester
Mrs Melbury: Joan Matheson
Mrs Melbury: Rex Holdsworth
Marty South: Selina Cadell
Old South: Donald Eccles
Mrs Charmond: Marika Mann
Fitzpiers: John Linstrum

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