Why Are We In Afghanistan? by Mike Walker
Directed by Tracey Neale
BBC Radio 4 - 14.07.2008
Episode 6 Series 2 of Dickens Confidential
Series of plays looking at how Charles Dickens , as the head of a daily paper, would have tackled bringing the news to the masses.
Dickens and his team find themselves caught up in a web of espionage, intrigue and dark deeds at the Russian Embassy, culminating in a heroic balloon chase across the London skyline.
- Charles Dickens....Dan Stevens
- Agnes Paxton....Eleanor Howell
- Daniel Parker....Andrew Buchan
- Nadia Durova....Rachel Atkins
- Alex Burns....Dan Starkey
- Joseph Paxton....John Dougall
- Bishop....John Rowe
- Ivan Vitkovich....Chris Pavlo