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The Bell

20 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 23 July 2008

Liz Sutherland reads an extract from Iris Murdoch's famous 1958 novel. It takes up the story, which is set in a lay community near a convent, when Dora and Toby hatch a bizarre plan to replace the newly-arrived bell in order to convince the residents of the existence of miracles.


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