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The Ferryhill Philosophers

Two Georges and An Epigram of Epicurus

Duration: 44 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LWLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

By Michael Chaplin. A sad farewell and a glad welcome to the world. Life goes on triumphantly in Ferryhill as Joe welcomes his first grandchild and faces a family dilemma, while Hermione says goodbye to George.

Alun Armstrong and Deborah Findlay star once again as the unlikely duo of ex miner and philosopher facing life’s big questions together.

Cast:
Joe Snowball ... Alun Armstrong
Hermione Pink ... Deborah Findlay
George ... Geoffrey Palmer
Gloria ... Tracy Whitwell
Lucy ... Lauren Kellegher
Peter ... Dean Bone
Rose ... Linda Broughton

Directed by Marilyn Imrie
A Catherine Bailey production for BBC Radio 4 Show less

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