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Episode 6

The Cazalets, The Light Years Episode 6 of 10

by Elizabeth Jane Howard, dramatised by Sarah Daniels

Villy has to deal with her unexpected pregnancy, whilst Zoe attempts to hide her dinner dates with Dr Sherlock from her mother.

Produced and directed by Sally Avens and Marion Nancarrow

As war looms, everything is about to change for 3 generations of the Cazalet family. There is just one idyllic summer left.

As Elizabeth Jane Howard approaches her 90th Birthday, Radio 4 is to broadcast all four of her Cazalet novels: The Light Years, Marking Time, Confusion and Casting Off. The story of the family stretches over ten years. The dramatisations begin on New Year's Eve and finish in August 2013.

Release date:

15 minutes

Last on

Mon 7 Jan 2013 19:45


Role Contributor
NarratorPenelope Wilton
VillyRuth Gemmell
DianaLisa Dillon
EdwardPip Torrens
ZoeZoe Tapper
Dr SherlockBen Crowe
WriterSarah Daniels

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meet the cazalets

Find out more about the main characters in Radio 4's dramatisation of the Cazalet saga.