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Radiodrama Written by Bernard Farrell, With Alan Barry as Sean Gleeson. Broadcast by BBC Radio 4, Saturday-Night Theatre:Sat 19th Feb 1983

Sean Gleeson is not given to acts of gross irresponsibility.

As middle-aged advertising executive in Dublin his cultivated image is quite different. One morning. however, he decides to give up his family and take up hang-gliding.

An hour later he is 1,500 feet above the Irish Sea - without training and certainly without responsibility.

They drove him to it of course.


Sean Geeson: Alan Barry

Sheila Gleeson: Doreen Hepburn

Patrick Gleeson: Philip O'Sullivan

Tara Gleeson: Catherine Byrne

Jimmy: Kevin Flood

Mr. Atkinson: Anthony Finican

Mother-in-law: Catherine Gibson

Mary: Aingeal Grehan

John: John Hewitt

Grandma: Stella McCusker

Announcer: Susie Kelly

Joe: George Shane

Director: Robert Cooper

BBC Northern Ireland

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