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Just Remember Two Things: It's Not Fair and Don't Be Late is a radio play by Terence Frisby, his first for the medium. It was first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on 16 April 1988, and won a Giles Cooper Award that same year. The length is 87 minutes[1]. The story has since been adapted by the author as a stage musical and as a book.


Based on the true experiences of the author. The story of Terry and Jack, brothers who are evacuated from London to a small Cornish town during World War Two.


  • Narrator - Terence Frisby
  • Terry - Charles Clarke
  • Jack - Boris Hunka
  • Uncle Jack - Ray Smith
  • Aunt Rose - Petra Davies
  • Mum/Miss Shepherd - Polly James
  • Dad/Driver/1st Male/Porter - Danny Schiller
  • Elsie/Ethel/Mrs. Langdon - Caroline Gruber
  • Miss Polmanor/1st Female/Child/June - Zelah Clarke
  • Granny Peters/2nd Female - Barbara Atkinson
  • Headmaster/Buckroyd/2nd Male/Sentry/Newsreader - John Baddeley

Directed by Matthew Walters

Critical Reception[]


  1. Best Radio Plays of 1988 Methuen/BBC 1989