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The House Swap

Sid is an American struggling to come to terms with English life. Earthy drama starring Penelope Wilton and William Hootkins.

Sid Fiedelman, a hard-drinking, award-winning American cartoonist, is sent by his editor to cast a satirical eye on Britain at the end of the millennium.

But Sid and his world-weary wife Alma are unprepared for what the small English village of Winterleaf Gunner has to offer...

Penelope Wilton, Peter Vaughan and William Hootkins stars in Peter Tinniswood’s drama.

Alma ...... Penelope Wilton
Sid ...... William Hootkins.
Ferns ...... Peter Vaughan
Edgar ...... John Hartley
Henry ...... Nigel Carrington

Director: Gordon House

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 1999.

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  • Fri 23 Nov 2007 11:00
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