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    • The Kneebone Cadillac

    • A BBC Radio 4 dramatisation
    • By: Carl Grose
    • Narrated by: Carl Grose, Alex Tregear, Ed Gaughan, and others
    • Length: 43 mins
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    The Kneebones of United Downs have hard lives, weird vehicles and a love of Country and Western music. When scrap dealer Jed Kneebone dies, his three children are left in serious trouble. But they have inherited Jed's prized 1956 Cadillac Eldorado - could the legendary Boneshaker Stock Car Races be the answer?

    Regular price: $8.26

    • 49 Donkeys Hanged (BBC Radio 3: Drama on 3)

    • By: Carl Grose
    • Narrated by: Charles Barnecut, Amanda Lawrence
    • Length: 59 mins
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    A surreal, dark comedy from BBC Radio 3's 'The Wire', by Cornish writer Carl Grose that was inspired by seeing a Johannesburg local newspaper headline about a farmer who hanged 49 donkeys from tree branches on his land. Originally broadcast 1 November 2008 and repeated 18 Jul 2009.In Grose's play, Stanley Bray, a Cornish farmer, is compelled to hang donkeys and his wheelchair-bound wife Joy is desperate to get out of the house.

    Regular price: $8.26