Archive for June, 2012
Time to dry your tears, my friends: thanks to BBC4, you can now enjoy once more all series and episodes of the wonderful 18th century drama “Garrow’s Law”, featuring the very lovely Andrew Buchan. Yes, I know, this was a long sentence, but never shortcut a lawyer. Repeats will start on 20th June, 2012, 10pm!
But don’t put those voodoo dolls of Danny Cohen – that’s the fine gentleman at BBC responsible for the axing of Garrow’s Law, to finance stellar new glittery TV drama experiences like, for example, well, can’t think of anything now, but I’m sure it’s all fantastic – because according to Tony Merchant, this is what we didn’t get to see:
“There would have been a ‘medical negligence’ storyline involving Lady Sarah in childbirth in a time when the power of male doctors was unassailable and death in childbirth common enough not to raise questions about the ability of doctors.”