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Hail St Custards

4 Extra Debut. Anarchic Nigel's guide to skool life in the complete and utter shambles that is St Custards. Chiz chiz! Stars Imelda Staunton.

Imelda Staunton stars as Nigel Molesworth, the Curse of St Custards, in this brand new adaptation of the notorious Goriller of 3B's guide to skool life for tiny pupils and their parents.
Aided by best friend Peason and thwarted by everyone from Grabber the skool bully to Wandsworth the skool dog, Nigel Molesworth teaches us the ins and outs of skool life - including how to avoid lessens and how to build your own H-bomb.

Episode 1: Hail St Custards
Nigel Molesworth gives a guided tour of the complete and utter shambles that is St Custards, the finest educational establishment this side of Dotheboys Hall.

Adapted by Patrick Barlow and George Poles from the books by Geoffrey Willans and Ronald Searle, with additional material by Abigail Wilson.

Directed by Patrick Barlow

Produced by Liz Anstee
A CPL production for BBC Radio 4.

15 minutes

Last on

Tue 29 Mar 2016 02:30


Role Contributor
Molesworth Imelda Staunton
Peason Sophie Thompson
Grabber Jack Farthing
Prudence Jessica Brown Findlay
Headmaster Patrick Barlow
Radio Announcer Lewis Macleod
Adaptor Patrick Barlow
Adaptor George Poles
Author Geoffrey Willans
Author Ronald Searle
Director Patrick Barlow
Producer Liz Anstee


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