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Episode 4

Episode 4 of 5

Richard Fleeshman stars as fresh-faced Dr Andrew Manson in the second series set in South Wales in the 1920s.

The Citadel
By A J Cronin. Dramatised by Christopher Reason
Episode 4
Dr. Andrew Manson performs a remarkable doctoring feat in a crises. Set in the mid 1920s and based on A J Cronin's ground breaking novel, which is said to have partly inspired the creation of the NHS.

Produced by Pauline Harris and Gary Brown
Directed by Gary Brown.

15 minutes


Role Contributor
Manson Richard Fleeshman
Denny Julian Lewis Jones
Susan Fiona Clarke
Midwife Ellie Darvill
Joe Morgan Ben Addis
Director Gary Brown
Producer Pauline Harris
Producer Gary Brown
Adaptor Christopher Reason
Author AJ Cronin


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