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Howards End

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Dramatisation of EM Forster's classic novel.

Helen Schlegel is unhappy that her sister Margaret has agreed to marry the recently-widowed Henry Wilcox. Unbeknown to the sisters, Ruth Wilcox bequeathed the Wilcox country home, Howards End, to Margaret, but the note has been destroyed by Henry's son, Charles.

Narrator ...... John Hurt
Margaret Schlegel ...... Lisa Dillon
Helen Schlegel ...... Jill Cardo
Tibby Schlegel ...... Tom Ferguson
Aunt Juley ...... Alexandra Mathie
Henry Wilcox ...... Malcolm Raeburn
Ruth Wilcox ...... Ann Rye
Charles Wilcox ...... Joseph Kloska
Leonard Bast ...... Joseph Prospero
Dolly Wilcox/Jacky Bast ...... Christine Marshall. Show less

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