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Eustace and Hilda


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A serial for radio in 12 parts based on the novels of L. P. HARTLEY and adapted by ARCHIE CAMPBELL
The place: Anchorstone, a small seaside resort in East Anglia. Time: the early 1900s. Eustace and Hilda live with their widowed father and Aunt Sarah in a house called ' Cambo.' Even as children playing on the seashore it is always Hilda, the devoted elder sister, who proves the stronger character.
1: The Shrimp and the Anemone


Unknown: L. P. Hartley
Adapted By: Archie Campbell
Adapted By: Aunt Sarah
Produced By: Archie Campbell
Eustace (9): Simon Turner
Hilda (12): Lynette McMorrough
Nancy Steptoe (12): Lisa Gunther
Gerald Steptoe (11): Gerald Davies
Postman: Brian Hewlett
Minney: Betty Baskcomb
Mr Cherrington: Seymour Green
Miss Cherrington (Aunt Sarah): Marjorie Westbury
Craddock: Charles Lamb
Major Steptoe: John Bentley
Mrs Steptoe: Margaret Wolfit
Narrator: David Davis

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