Beyond the Pale is a radio play by William Trevor. It was first broadcast on BBC Radio on 14 December 1980 as an installment of the Afternoon Play and won a Giles Cooper Award that same year[1].


Four vacationing friends learn the history of Ireland.


Critical ReceptionEdit

One of the "Top-Ten Radio Moments 1975-2010" - Gillian Reynolds[2]


  1. Diversity Website

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