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2. I Capture The Castle

Episode 2 of 3

Grace Dent rifles through the BBC Radio archives to celebrate the awkward, emotional, and unfortunately inevitable adolescent experience.

Grace Dent locks herself in her teenage bedroom and rifles through the BBC Radio archives to celebrate the awkward, emotional, and unfortunately inevitable adolescent experience.

She reminisces about the heartbreak and arguments that were an everyday part of her own teenage years growing up in Carlisle in the 1970s.

In this edition, Grace dips into the BBC Archives and come up with one of her favourite depictions of adolescence:

'I Capture The Castle'
Part one of Jane Rodgers' adaptation of Dodie Smith's classic novel, starring Holliday Grainger as Cassandra Mortmain

Presenter: Grace Dent

Producer: Jessica Treen

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 Extra in October 2017.

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