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The Escape

Rosamund Pike reads from Hallie Rubenhold's account of the marriage of Sir Richard and Lady Worsley, the details of whose private life scandalised 18th-century society when they were revealed in court.

Lady Seymour Worsley and her lover Captain Bisset elope to London.

15 minutes

Last on

Tue 4 Nov 2008 09:45
BBC Radio 4 FM only

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