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Afternoon Play - The Babington Plot


Documentary-style drama by Michael Butt that tells the story of the 1586 plot to assassinate Elizabeth I and return England to Catholic rule under Mary, Queen of Scots. The story is told from the perspective of several of the conspirators - some genuine, some governemnt spies that had infiltrated the group. Presenter ...... Stephen Greif Robert Poley ...... Burn Gorman Thomas Salisbury ...... Sam Barnett Aloysius Skeres ...... Chris Pavlo Thomas Phelippes ...... Jonathan Tafler Robert Bull ...... Stephen Critchlow Gilbert Gifford ...... Inam Mirza Don Mendoza ...... Malcolm Tierney Mistress Bellamy ...... Marlene Sidaway Jane Tichbourne ...... Janice Acquah Agnes Lauren ...... Jill Cardo Shepherd ...... Dan Starkey Casey ...... Paul Rider Directed by Sasha Yevtushenko.

Broadcasts

  • 2008-12-02 14:15:00 - 2008-12-02 15:00:00 on Radio 4 FM, Radio 4 LW,
  • 2010-11-30 14:15:00 - 2010-11-30 15:00:00 on Radio 4 FM, Radio 4 LW,