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Saturday Night and Sunday Morning - Episode 2

Robert Rigby's dramatisation of Alan Sillitoe's seething novel set in 1958 Nottingham - part of Radio 4's celebration of British New Wave film and cinema.

In this second and final episode, 'angry young man' Arthur Seaton continues to rage against the boredom of his work and home life, but some of his past soon catches up with him and he has to face the consequences. The appearance of a new woman in his life also presents further challenges.

Sound Design: David Chilton
Spot Effects: Alison McKenzie
Production Manager: Sarah Tombling
Director: Carl Prekopp

Producer: Lucinda Mason Brown
A Goldhawk Essential production for BBC Radio 4.

Release date:

58 minutes

Last on

Sat 14 Sep 2013 21:00


Role Contributor
Arthur SeatonJoe Dempsie
BrendaNatalie Grady
WinnieSarah Smart
Doreen GreattonSian Hill
Mrs GreattonJilly Bond
Mrs BullRachel Atkins
Mr BullSean Baker
Harold SeatonPhilip Fox
Vera SeatonJulia Hills
Fred SeatonAshley Cook
Margaret SeatonVictoria Brazier
JackGraeme Hawley
Man on Ghost TrainGraeme Hawley
RobboeStephen Critchlow
Chip ManStephen Critchlow
Bill's MateStephen Critchlow
BertWill Howard
Chocolate SellerShirley Anne Field
DirectorCarl Prekopp
ProducerLucinda Mason Brown
AdaptorRobert Rigby
AuthorAlan Sillitoe

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