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Spin a Loving Thread by Alick Rowe
Produced by Richard Wortley
BBC Radio 4 - Afternoon Theatre - 22.08.1976
BBC Radio 4 - Saturday Night Theatre - 24.02.1979


A fifteen year old boy meets an old lady as part of his school's community work scheme. He learns a lot more than he expected.

The years stretch flat, all time is late
To be fulfilled the patterns wait.
Now trust the heart and not the head
To spin a loving thread.


  • Betty Hardy
  • Stephen Pacey
  • Douglas Blackwell
  • Diana Bishop
  • William Eedle
  • Peter Craze
  • John Rowe
  • Glynis Brookes
  • Malcolm Reed

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