The Kneebone Bonanza. Image shows from L to R: Dwight (Ed Gaughan), Carl Grose, Maddy (Alex Tregear), Slick (Michael Shelford). Copyright: BBC.

The Kneebone Bonanza

BBC Radio 4 comedy drama. 5 episodes (1 series) in 2013. Stars Alex Tregear, Michael Shelford, Ed Gaughan, Amanda Lawrence, Carl Grose and Philippa Stanton.

The Kneebone Bonanza

Wry Cornish comedy about scrap metal, hard lives and country and western music

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
2013
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
5   (1 series)
Starring
Alex Tregear, Michael Shelford, Ed Gaughan, Amanda Lawrence, Carl Grose and Philippa Stanton
Writer
Carl Grose
Director
Claire Grove
Producer
Claire Grove

Meet The Kneebones. a squabbling, financially ruined family trying to survive in St. Day, Cornwall. Their father, Jed Kneebone (scrap yard merchant and Country & Western addict) has died, leaving his three children (Slick, Dwight and Maddy) in serious debt. Maddy reluctantly runs the yard, Slick tries to find work (there isn't any) and Dwight does dodgy deals.

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