Richard Fleeshman stars as fresh-faced Dr Andrew Manson in this long-running series set in the 1920s.
By A J Cronin. Dramatised by Christopher Reason
Andrew Manson, a newly trained doctor arrives in Drineffy, a South Wales mining town. He is to be an assistant to the elderly Dr Page. Manson
is idealistic and full of enthusiasm but this is soon tempered by reality when he meets the cynical Dr Denny another doctor in the town.
Set in the mid 1920s and based on A J Cronin's ground breaking novel, which partly inspired Nye Bevan to create the NHS.
Director - Gary Brown
Producers Gary Brown and Pauline Harris.
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|Denny||Julian Lewis Jones|
|Blodwyn Page||Sue Jenkins|
|Dr Page||Seamus O'Neill|
|Dr Griffiths||Seamus O'Neill|
|Mr Williams||Simon Ludders|
|Mrs Williams||Kath Weare|
|Old Thomas||Simeon Truby|