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Classic Serial: Coram Boy


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1/2. The Coram Man. It is 1741. The young aristocrat Alexander Ashbrook and his best friend Thomas, a carpenter's son, are parted when Alexander's father forces him to work on the estate. So he runs away. Dramatised by Jamila Gavin from her children's novel.
Other roles played by Ian Masters , Roger May , Richard Owens , David Holt , Sara Markland , Thomas Deediqan. Zooey Gleaves , Sam Shiels , Abigail Sitton. Sam Hoiles and Tom Glenister Repeated from Sunday


Unknown: Alexander Ashbrook
Dramatised By: Jamila Gavin
Played By: Ian Masters
Played By: Roger May
Played By: Richard Owens
Played By: David Holt
Played By: Sara Markland
Played By: Thomas Deediqan.
Played By: Zooey Gleaves
Played By: Sam Shiels
Played By: Abigail Sitton.
Played By: Sam Hoiles
Played By: Tom Glenister
Alexander as narrator: Jonathan Slinger
Otis Gardner: Marc Warren
Meshak: Paul Ready
Meshak's mother: Rachel Atkins
Young Alexander: Finlay Glen
Young Thomas: Tom Hope
Mrs Lynch: Deborah Findlay
Lady Ashbrook: Jenny Funnell
Lord Ashbrook: Pip Torrens
Mrs Milcote: Serena Evans
Melissa: Abby Ford
Isobel: Julie Cox
Alice: Alice Hoskyns-Hill
Edward: Sebastian Davies
Matron: Joanna Wake

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Classic Serial: Coram Boy

BBC Radio 4 FM, 20 December 2008 21.00

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