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If You Love Him, Let Him Go

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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
On a Cheshire hillside, retired lecturer
Alan [text removed] has a heart-to-heart with his son Richard. The family is facing an agonising decision, should they let Richard leave home? Richard is 22, a cheerful young man with the gift of livening up any company he's in. He's one of the thousands of mentally handicapped adults living with their families.
And all their parents, like the [text removed] face the same dilemma: what happens when they're gone?
Mandy, 22, can't walk or talk. Her parents, Norman and May [text removed], have always cared for her. She has never , spent a night away from them. Now they must think about the unthinkable.
40 Minutes Editor EDWARD MIRZOEFF Producer HARRY WEISBLOOM (First shown in '40 Minutes
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Unknown: Alan [text removed]
Editor: Edward Mirzoeff
Producer: Harry Weisbloom

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If You Love Him, Let Him Go

BBC Two England, 1 June 1988 19.30






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