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BBC Schools Radio
Company:BBC
First run:
9th September
1991

-
21st January
1993
(end date approximate)

(2 school years)
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Episodes:39 episodes
Duration:30 minutes
Subject:English
Audience:Age 13-16
Language:In English
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Contents

  • replaced Books, Plays, Poems
  • dramatisations of novels and plays that are popular in GCSE and Standard Grade syllabuses, each in four half hour episodes, plus a fifth introductory episode.
  • Autumn 1991: Under Goliath by Peter Carter & Billy Liar by Keith Waterhouse
  • Spring 1992: Golden Apples of the Sun by Ray Bradbury & Macbeth by William Shakespeare
  • Autumn 1992: Lamb by Bernard MacLaverty & The Friends by Rosa Guy
  • Spring 1993: Hobson's Choice by Harold Brighouse & Come to Mecca by Farrukh Dhondy (3 episode drama + introduction)


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