Bearing the Cross is a radio play by Ken Blakeson. It was first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on 13 March 2008 as an installment of the Afternoon Play[1].


The story of the Battle of Rorke's Drift and the effect it had on three of the soldiers who fought in it.


  • Original music by David Chilton

A Goldhawk Essential production, directed by Gordon House

Critical ReceptionEdit


  1. Diversity

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