4/10 While on holiday in Skegness, spotty Adrian and his mother receive some shocking news.
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1/5 Margaret is born in the front bedroom of a sparkling new council house in Carlisle. (R)
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1/5 Margaret Atwood recalls dramas in reading her work to audiences.
3/5 By Christopher Matthew. John Small was at school with Tim Slingsby. Or was he?
2/5 The studious young Forster makes it to Oxford, and a 'room of one's own'.
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1/3 A blizzard of snow, blocked roads and a frozen water pump test Gillian's survival skills.
5/10 Adrian's O-levels are looming, and his mother takes him to the social security office.
2/5 Coming to 60s Britain was a quest for culture, but Margaret got caught up in fashion.
12/15 Briony considers her past and future.
2/10 Esmond meets Fiamma Ricci and some of the British expatriate community in Florence.
2/5 The studious young Forster makes it to Oxford, and a 'room of one's own'. (R)