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Episode 7

In Ian McEwan's new novel, it seems Britain is on the slide. As unrest and anxiety mounts, Charlie and Miranda, and their synthetic human called Adam, make a trip to Salisbury..

Ian McEwan's new novel reimagines life and times in the 1980s, and is abridged in ten episodes by Penny Leicester.

Nationwide discontent and anxiety... Charlie, Miranda, and the synthetic human called Adam, make an eventful trip to Salisbury. First to see Maxfield Blacke, Miranda's father. Then on to the house where Peter Gorringe is living, and this might be dangerous.

Reader Anton Lesser

Producer Duncan Minshull

14 minutes

Last on

Tue 7 May 2019 22:45