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Episode 1

A series of monologues adapted from two books, 'Ancient Mysteries' and 'Tell Mrs Mill her husband is still dead' (compiled, edited and published by David Clegg).

They are adapted from interviews in which dementia sufferers recall their lives. The pieces are funny, sad, moving and mysterious in what they say about the human spirit and mind.

Read by Richard Briers and Anne Reid

Sound Engineer: Tom Jenkins

Produced by Charlie Higson and Paul Whitehouse
A Down The Line production for BBC Radio 4.

Release date:

15 minutes

Last on

Mon 9 May 2011 19:45