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Jennifer Curry - The Man on the Green Bicycle

The remarkable love affair of famous poetry translator Arthur Waley and Alison Grant. Based on real events. With Ronald Pickup. From September 2001.

The remarkable love affair between the famous translator of Oriental poetry, Arthur Waley, and Alison Grant is reflected in this tribute to their extraordinary relationship which spanned many years - and finally culminated in marriage shortly before his death in 1966.

Jennifer Curry's drama based on real events.

Stars Ronald Pickup as Arthur Waley, Maureen O'Brien as Alison Grant, Carolyn Jones as Beryl, Helen Longworth as the Student, Roy Lonnen as Hugh and Ewan Bailey as John.

Producer: Cherry Cookson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2001.

45 minutes

Last on

Thu 12 Apr 2018 21:15