Bruce Bedford - Mire Farm
Simon Shaw's first challenge as a diplomat is to reconcile his family with the villagers of Butterdale. Starring Paul Downing.
Simon Shaw's first challenge as a diplomat is to reconcile his eccentric family on their farm with the angry villagers of Butterdale in Yorkshire.
Bruce Bedford's drama stars Paul Downing as Simon Shaw, Stephen Thorne as John Shaw, June Barrie as May Shaw, Jane Whittenshaw as Beatrice Shaw, Howard Goorney as Grandad Shaw, Nigel Betts as Eric Flow, Julia Hills as Vanessa, Auriol Smith as Mrs Wentworth, Christopher Good as the Vicar, James Green as Colonel Wince and John Wood as the Taximan/Landlord.
Directed at BBC Bristol by Andy Jordan.
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1990.