Alan Bennett – Getting On

In the 1970s, Labour MP George Oliver grapples with a sense of stagnation, mistrust towards the younger generation, and dissatisfaction with his middle-aged life, as he reflects on his second marriage and his place in society, in this evocative portrayal of his emotional journey.


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The 1970s are a time of change, but Labour MP George Oliver feels stuck in one place: distrusting the `mawkish mentality’ of the young and fearing the encroaching life of the middle-aged, with little to look forward to but the imminent end of a not-very-interesting road. Into his second marriage, he is world weary and dissatisfied with his social position. ( 2 CD Set )