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A radio play adapted for the microphone by Patrick Campbell from the novel ' Fell Top' by Winifred E. Watson
Produced by Cecil McGivem
‘... So I thought, as I sat waiting, I would write the story of our life up at Little Todden Farm before Will took me away from its bitter memories. But not that anyone but me, and maybe Will, might see, because of the dark thing 'that Jonathon, my brother, did....’
Cast The action of the play takes place among the Fells of County Durham


Unknown: Patrick Campbell
Unknown: Winifred E. Watson
Produced By: Cecil McGivem
Jane Ellen, who tells the story: Renee Bruce
Maria, her mother: Edith Bulmer
John, her father: Alf Simpson
Anne Mary, her stepsister: Nancy Spain
Jonathon, her brother: Charles Wilkinson
Roger: Gillie Fenwick
Nathan: Nicholas Robson
A lawyer: Kendrew Milson

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