Juliet Ace - Dead-Heading the Roses
Naval officer's wife, Ariadne Fitz-John has become the benign queen of death, arranging tasteful memorial services - which will include her husband George's send-off.
But before his departure, her husband has plotted a final surprise...
Stars Jill Balcon as Ariadne Fitz-John and her real son, Daniel Day-Lewis as Felix Brown.
With Cheryl Campbell as Phyliss Beacon, William Hootkins as Ephraim Cohn, Graham Crowden as George Fitz-John and Lucy Carol Jenkins as William the bulldog.
Sparkling drama specially written by Juliet Ace to celebrate Jill Balcon's 60th year of performing on radio.
Director: Ned Chaillet
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2003.