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The Saturday Play:Lockerbie on Trial

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Another chance to hear a dramatised reconstruction of the Lockerbie trial. Few would have predicted the verdict in 2001 when Megrahi was convicted and Fhimah acquitted of blowing up Pan Am flight 103. The prosecution are sure they have got their men, but a succession of cast-iron witnesses who prove to be CIA double agents, convicted terrorists and arms dealers with shady histories begin to undermine a case that is skilfully and passionately contested by the defence. Dramatised by Peter Goodchild and presented by Sheena McDonald.
Producers Margaret Benn and Jeremy Howe

Contributors

Dramatised By: Peter Goodchild
Presented By: Sheena McDonald.
Producers: Margaret Benn
Producers: Jeremy Howe
LordSutherland: Hugh Ross
Lord Coulsfield: Denvs Hawthorne
Alastair Campbell: Hugh Fraser
Alan Turnbull: David Asmon
William Taylor: Ian Hogg
Richard Keen: Shaun Scott
Majid Giaka: George Savvides
Tony: Gauci Johnloannou
Abu Talb: Jack Klaff
PC Comerford: Des McAleer
Edwin Boiler: Christopher Rozycki
Dl James Maclean: David Bannerman
Isabelle Attard: Tatvana Colombo

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The Saturday Play:Lockerbie on Trial

BBC Radio 4 FM, 29 August 2009 14.30






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