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The Scapegoat

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 30 January 2013

Sally Phillips is Clare Barker the social worker who has all the right jargon but never a practical solution.

A control freak, Clare likes nothing better than interfering in other people's lives on both a professional and personal basis. Clare is in her thirties, white, middle class and heterosexual, all of which are occasional causes of discomfort to her.

Each week we join Clare in her continued struggle to control both her professional and private life

In today's Big Society there are plenty of challenges out there for an involved, caring social worker. Or even Clare.

After an unprofessional mishap at the Sparrowhawk Family Centre one of the Social Workers needs to fall on their sword.

Written by Harry Venning and David Ramsden
Producer Katie Tyrrell.

Credits

Clare
Sally Phillips
Brian
Alex Lowe
Megan
Nina Conti
Nali
Nina Conti
Ray
Richard Lumsden
Helen
Liza Tarbuck
Simon
Andrew Wincott
Libby
Sarah Kendall
Man
Robert Blythe
Mr Needham
Patrick Brennan
Trudi
Sarah Thom
Writer
Harry Venning
Writer
David Ramsden
Producer
Katie Tyrrell

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