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Episode 5

15 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 11 December 2009

Series exploring the 20th century through diaries and correspondence of real people, dramatised by Pat Cumper from documents held at the Black Cultural Archives.

It is 1965, and Amy is living alone in London following the death of her sister, Muriel. Amy decides to visit an old friend.

Amy ...... Janice Acquah
Joyce/Cathy ...... Fiona Clarke
Ade ...... Declan Wilson
Bank Manager/Cabby ...... Rob Pickavance

Original music by Nicolai Abrahamsen.

  • Writing the Century 11 - Black Cultural Archives

    The letters used in this series were sourced from the Black Cultural Archives in London. For more information click on this link.

    Black Cultural Archives


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