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Hector's House of Windsor

Hector's House of Windsor
By Colin Hough

A warm hearted comedic tribute to the Queen's jubilee year.

The Queen's Scots gillie aids her in a cunning plan to put her unruly prime minister and deputy firmly in their place when they visit her at Windsor and she invites them to join her on a canter round the park.

Her own superior wisdom, cunning and diplomatic skills are revealed while Her Majesty's wise and wily old Scots gillie looks on and enters into the fun.

Stanley Baxter plays the gillie and Phyllida Law takes the imperial role in this affectionate fictional account of what just might have happened when the prime minister of the day and his deputy pay Her Majesty a visit.

Written by Colin Hough
Directed by Marilyn Imrie
A Catherine Bailey production for BBC Radio 4.

Release date:

30 minutes

Last on

Fri 27 Dec 2013 11:30


Role Contributor
Hector WilkieStanley Baxter
The QueenPhyllida Law
Prime MinisterPip Torrens
Deputy Prime MinisterDavid Holt
WriterColin Hough
DirectorMarilyn Imrie
ProducerCatherine Bailey