Drama about a family's moral legal case that creates national interest. Fourteen year old Ronnie Winslow is expelled from Osborne Naval College accused of stealing a postal order. Ronnie swears he did not do it, and so his father Arthur begins a fight to prove his son's innocence. The whole Winslow family is drawn into the consequences of the court action. First performed in London in 1946.Performers Henry Goodman (Arthur Winslow), Charlie Rowe (Ronnie Winslow), Sia Berkeley (Miss Barnes), Deborah Findlay (Grace Winslow), Naomi Frederick (Catherine Winslow), Nick Hendrix (Dickie Winslow), Stephen Joseph (Fred), Wendy Nottingham (Violet), Peter Sullivan (Sir Robert Morton), Richard Teverson (John Watherstone), Jay Villiers (Desmond Curry).
Author Terence Rattigan. Producer Old Vic Theatre. Director Lindsay Posner. Design Peter McKintosh. Lighting Tim Mitchell. Musical Director Michael Bruce. Sound Fergus O'Hare. Director Julia Horan (casting).