Thursday, 24 March 2016

A NEW TAKE ON AN OLD STORY

Here, by way of a little Easter surprise, is a rather unusual retelling of the greatest story ever told–––

THE WOODLAND GOSPELS 
(According to Captain Beaky and His Band)

Jeremy Lloyd's The Woodland Gospels dramatised for Radio by Brian Sibley 

Starring David Langton as Artful Owl, Jeremy Lloyd as Captain Beaky,
Clive Swift as Timid Toad, Nigel Davenport as Reckless Rat, 
Beryl Reid as Batty Bat and Leslie Phillips as Hissing Sid

The programme, produced by Graham Gauld and directed by John Forrest.
was first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on 23 December 1984 at 18:15



4 comments:

Val said...

A real treat and Lovely cards too ! Thank you
Happy Easter to you and your family

Brian Sibley said...

Thanks, Val. Easter greetings to you, too!

Adam Stone said...

Hi Brian, I grew up listening to this wonderful adaptation. I would love for my son to now have that joy. Is there anywhere one can purchase the radio play? I found it on sound cloud but see no way to buy or download. Any advice? Thanks again for a precious gift.

Brian Sibley said...

Can you find me on Facebook and send me a Facebook message? We'll sort something out... Brian