The History Plays

BBC Radio 4 comedy. 5 episodes (1 series) in 2012.

Series 1, Episode 4 - O Salutaris Hostia, Diana

An argumentative married couple ponder their lives and lost son as they wait for Princess Diana's funeral cortege. With Toby Jones and Imelda Staunton.

Further details

Martha and Graham look back over their lives together but their very different views on Diana mask a far more personal conflict, and Graham's dislike of the princess has its roots in his pain over the circumstances of their son Alan's death.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 13th March 2012
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Guest cast
    Imelda Staunton Martha
    Toby Jones Graham
    Writing team
    Nigel Smith Writer
    Production team
    Nigel Smith Director
    Gareth Edwards Producer

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