In post war Britiain a new writing style emerged from the bleak times. It was commonly known as kitchen sink drama. That sounds a little disrespectful now, perhaps, but these stories brought realism and raw emotion to their readers.
Stan Barstow's A Kind of Loving finds Vic Brown in a bleak Yorkshire industrial town, striving for maturity in his relationship with girlfriend Ingrid and her small-town ways. The story examines in great detail his feelings as the relationship develops.
Richard Huw perfectly captures the mood and the character in his reading. Download and start listening now!