14:15 - Jo Browning Wroe & Daniel Wiles: Tragedy on an Industrial Scale
JO BROWNING WROE & DANIEL WILES: TRAGEDY ON AN INDUSTRIAL SCALE
Tonight nineteen-year-old William Lavery is dressed for success, his first black-tie do. It will be his first job, and will be - although he's yet to know it - a choice that threatens to sacrifice his own happiness in his desire to help others.
Mercia's Take summons an England in the heat of the industrial revolution, and the lives it took to make it. Gripping, powerful and intense, it is the debut of an astonishing new talent.