The Birds

This is Melissa Murray’s dramatisation of Daphne Du Maurier’s classic horror story about the natural world turning on mankind. It was first broadcast on BBC radio on 26 May 2007 and repeated on 30 April 2010 and 27 March 2011. This version is closer to Daphne Du Maurier’s original story than Alfred Hitchcock’s big screen adaption.


Nat….Neil Dudgeon
Sue….Nicola Walker
Maggie….Jade Williams
Mr Trigg….Gerard Horan
Jonathan….Carl Grose
Newsreader….John Dougall
Mary….Rachel Bavidge
Music and Sound Design by David Pickvance.
Directed by Sally Avens.

Nicola does not have a big part in this production.

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