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Network

Title
Network
Genre
Drama; Serial
TX Date
9 Aug 1980
Year of production
1980
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Duration
00:28:00
Description
Network: Part 1 of Dylan Thomas’ play The Doctor and the Devils, from Piccadilly Radio in Manchester, based on the story of the Edinburgh bodysnatchers Burke and Hare. Adapted by Charles Causley with music by Stephen McNeff. Music used to dramatic effect and some characters sing. Actors not identified. Breaks in recording.
Contributors
Piccadilly Radio; Charles Causley; Stephen McNeff
Keywords
Drama; Homicide; Murderers; Radio drama; Radio plays; Dylan Thomas; The Doctor and the Devils; William Burke; William Hare; Anatomy; Edinburgh

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