Boxer And Doberman

A detective comedy drama from Radio Scotland, featuring Detective Inspector Bob Boxer and his sidekick Detective Constable Shona Doberman.

Episodes

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Murder Is Child's Play2010120620120508

Rival Glasgow gangsters compete for a coveted children's book award. Can the police duo halt gang warfare? Stars Finlay Welsh.

Rival Glasgow gangsters compete for a coveted children's book award.

Murder Is Child's Play2010120620120509

Rival Glasgow gangsters compete for a coveted children's book award.

The Black Widow2010120720120509

When Bob Boxer falls for a TV presenter, his partner Shona Doberman grows suspicious.

When Bob Boxer falls for a seductive TV presenter, his detective partner Shona Doberman grows suspicious. Stars Anita Vettesse.

01Headless In Glasgow2009032320120503

(01/04)

DI Bob Boxer and DC Shona Doberman probe an academics killing spree. Alastair Jessiman's comedy police drama with Finlay Welsh.

01Headless In Glasgow20101214

02The Killings In Kirkibrae2009032420120503

(02/04)

The cops probe a link between the deaths in Glasgow and murders in an idyllic village. Stars Finlay Welsh and Anita Vettesse.

The cops probe a link between the deaths in Glasgow and murders in an idyllic village.

02The Killings In Kirkibrae2009032420120504

(02/04)

The cops probe a link between the deaths in Glasgow and murders in an idyllic village.

03The Big Cheese2009032520120504

(03/04)

A sadistic adversary exploits Detective Inspector Bob Boxer's deepest childhood fears. Stars Finlay Welsh and Anita Vettesse.

A sadistic adversary exploits Detective Inspector Bob Boxer's deepest childhood fears.

03The Big Cheese2009032520120505

(03/04)

A sadistic adversary exploits Detective Inspector Bob Boxer's deepest childhood fears.

04The Seat Of Evil20090401

04 LASTThe Seat Of Evil2009032620120507
20101203 (BBC7)
20101204 (BBC7)
20120507 (BBC7)
20120508 (BBC7)

(04/04)

When a falling safe slays a top comedian, the cop duo probe a celebrity killing spree. Stars Finlay Welsh and Anita Vettesse.

When a falling safe slays a top comedian, the cop duo probe a celebrity killing spree.

04 LASTThe Seat Of Evil2009032620120508

(04/04)

When a falling safe slays a top comedian, the cop duo probe a celebrity killing spree.

0101Headless In Glasgow2009032320090324
20090323 BT=2000 (BBC7)
20090324 BT=0100 (BBC7)
20091026 BT=2000 (BBC7)
20091026 (BBC7)
20091027 BT=0100 (BBC7)
20091027 (BBC7)
20091031 (BBC7)
20101130 (BBC7)
20101201 (BBC7)
20101204 (BBC7)
20120502 (BBC7)
20120503 (BBC7)
20150316 (BBC7)
20150317 (BBC7)
20170512 (BBC7)

DI Bob Boxer and DC Shona Doberman probe an academics killing spree.

DI Bob Boxer and DC Shona Doberman probe an academics killing spree.

DI Bob Boxer and DC Shona Doberman probe an academics killing spree. Alastair Jessiman's comedy police drama with Finlay Welsh.

They face the toughest challenge of their careers, as they investigate the deaths of a succession of distinguished academics.

(01/04)

Two unlikely cops Detective Inspector Bob Boxer and Detective Constable Shona Doberman probe an academics killing spree in Glasgow.

Alastair Jessiman's gritty comedy police drama stars Finlay Welsh as DI Bob Boxer, Anita Vettesse as DC Shona Doberman and James Bryce as DCI Paton.

DC Shauna Doberman is regarded as the smart one in the crime-fighting duo, whilst DI Bob Boxer is the plodding old-school cop, who aims to reach the right conclusion.

Producer: David Jackson Young.

Made for BBC Radio 4 Extra by BBC Radio Scotland.

First broadcast in March 2009.

Two unlikely cops DI Bob Boxer and DC Shona Doberman probe an academics killing spree.

Comedy police drama by Alastair Jessiman, with Finlay Welsh and Anita Vettesse.

Two unlikely cops DI Bob Boxer and DC Shona Doberman probe an academics killing spree. Comedy police drama with Finlay Welsh.

0102The Killings In Kirkibrae2009032420090325
20090324 BT=2000 (BBC7)
20090325 BT=0100 (BBC7)
20091027 BT=2000 (BBC7)
20091027 (BBC7)
20091028 BT=0100 (BBC7)
20091028 (BBC7)
20091031 (BBC7)
20101201 (BBC7)
20101202 (BBC7)
20101204 (BBC7)
20120503 (BBC7)
20120504 (BBC7)
20150317 (BBC7)
20150318 (BBC7)
20170515 (BBC7)

Tougher than Taggart, rougher than Rebus, madder than Midsomer Murders.

The cops probe a link between the deaths in Glasgow and murders in an idyllic village.

The cops probe a link between the deaths in Glasgow and murders in an idyllic village. Stars Finlay Welsh and Anita Vettesse.

(02/04)

DI Bob Boxer and DC Shona Doberman probe a link between some nasty serial killings in Glasgow and some gruesome murders in an idyllic village in the remote Scottish Highlands.

Alastair Jessiman's gritty comedy police drama stars Finlay Welsh as DI Bob Boxer, Anita Vettesse as DC Shona Doberman and James Bryce as DCI Paton.

DC Shauna Doberman is regarded as the smart one in the crime-fighting duo, whilst DI Bob Boxer is the grizzled old-school cop, who aims to reach the right conclusion.

Producer: David Jackson Young.

Made for BBC Radio 4 Extra by BBC Radio Scotland.

First broadcast in March 2009.

Continuing Alastair Jessiman's comedy police drama.

0102The Killings In Kirkibrae2009033020170515 (BBC7)

The cops probe a link between the deaths in Glasgow and murders in an idyllic village.

DI Bob Boxer and DC Shona Doberman probe a link between some nasty serial killings in Glasgow and some gruesome murders in an idyllic village in the remote Scottish Highlands.

Alastair Jessiman's gritty comedy police drama stars Finlay Welsh as DI Bob Boxer, Anita Vettesse as DC Shona Doberman and James Bryce as DCI Paton.

DC Shauna Doberman is regarded as the smart one in the crime-fighting duo, whilst DI Bob Boxer is the grizzled old-school cop, who aims to reach the right conclusion.

Producer: David Jackson Young.

Made for BBC Radio 4 Extra by BBC Radio Scotland.

First broadcast in March 2009.

0103The Big Cheese2009032520090326
20090325 BT=2000 (BBC7)
20090326 BT=0100 (BBC7)
20091028 BT=2000 (BBC7)
20091028 (BBC7)
20091029 BT=0100 (BBC7)
20091029 (BBC7)
20091031 (BBC7)
20101202 (BBC7)
20101203 (BBC7)
20101204 (BBC7)
20120504 (BBC7)
20120505 (BBC7)
20150318 (BBC7)
20150319 (BBC7)
20170516 (BBC7)

Rougher than Rebus, tougher than Taggart, quieter than Silent Witness.

A sadistic adversary exploits Detective Inspector Bob Boxer's deepest childhood fears.

A sadistic adversary exploits Detective Inspector Bob Boxer's deepest childhood fears. Stars Finlay Welsh and Anita Vettesse.

(03/04)

Detective Inspector Bob Boxer falls into the clutches of an old sadistic adversary. At first he resists the pressure to go over to the "other side" and swell the ranks of Villains Incorporated. But when his enemies exploit one of his deepest childhood fears, even Bob's cast-iron will begins to crack like a caramel log. Might a good cop go to the bad?

Alastair Jessiman's gritty comedy police drama stars Finlay Welsh as DI Bob Boxer, Anita Vettesse as DC Shona Doberman and James Bryce as DCI Paton.

DC Shauna Doberman is regarded as the smart one in the crime-fighting duo, whilst DI Bob Boxer is the grizzled old-school cop, who aims to reach the right conclusion.

Producer: David Jackson Young.

Made for BBC Radio 4 Extra by BBC Radio Scotland.

First broadcast in March 2009.

Continuing Alastair Jessiman's comedy police drama.

0103The Big Cheese2009033120170516 (BBC7)

A sadistic adversary exploits Detective Inspector Bob Boxer's deepest childhood fears.

Detective Inspector Bob Boxer falls into the clutches of an old sadistic adversary. At first he resists the pressure to go over to the "other side" and swell the ranks of Villains Incorporated. But when his enemies exploit one of his deepest childhood fears, even Bob's cast-iron will begins to crack like a caramel log. Might a good cop go to the bad?

Alastair Jessiman's gritty comedy police drama stars Finlay Welsh as DI Bob Boxer, Anita Vettesse as DC Shona Doberman and James Bryce as DCI Paton.

DC Shauna Doberman is regarded as the smart one in the crime-fighting duo, whilst DI Bob Boxer is the grizzled old-school cop, who aims to reach the right conclusion.

Producer: David Jackson Young.

Made for BBC Radio 4 Extra by BBC Radio Scotland.

First broadcast in March 2009.

0104The Seat Of Evil2009040120170517 (BBC7)

When a falling safe slays a top comedian, the cop duo probe a celebrity killing spree.

When a much-loved Scottish comic is killed in the street by a falling safe, it looks like an unlucky one-off accident. But then there are more celebrity killings and a pattern starts to emerge.

Is it a brand new case for Boxer and Doberman - or a continuation of the one they're on already? The plot thickens like fog on the Clyde....

Alastair Jessiman's gritty comedy police drama stars Finlay Welsh as DI Bob Boxer, Anita Vettesse as DC Shona Doberman and James Bryce as DCI Paton.

DC Shauna Doberman is regarded as the smart one in the crime-fighting duo, whilst DI Bob Boxer is the grizzled old-school cop, who aims to reach the right conclusion.

Producer: David Jackson Young.

Made for BBC Radio 4 Extra by BBC Radio Scotland.

First broadcast in March 2009.

0104 LASTThe Seat Of Evil2009032620090327
20090326 BT=2000 (BBC7)
20090327 BT=0100 (BBC7)
20091029 BT=2000 (BBC7)
20091029 (BBC7)
20091030 BT=0100 (BBC7)
20091030 (BBC7)
20091031 (BBC7)
20101203 (BBC7)
20101204 (BBC7)
20120507 (BBC7)
20120508 (BBC7)
20150319 (BBC7)
20150320 (BBC7)

When a much-loved Scottish comic is killed in the street by a falling safe, it looks like an unlucky one-off accident. But then there are more celebrity killings and a pattern starts to emerge.

Is it a brand new case for Boxer and Doberman - or a continuation of the one they're on already? The plot thickens like fog on the Clyde - Alastair Jessiman's gritty comedy police drama stars Finlay Welsh as DI Bob Boxer, Anita Vettesse as DC Shona Doberman and James Bryce as DCI Paton.

DC Shauna Doberman is regarded as the smart one in the crime-fighting duo, whilst DI Bob Boxer is the grizzled old-school cop, who aims to reach the right conclusion.

Producer: David Jackson Young.

Made for BBC Radio 4 Extra by BBC Radio Scotland.

First broadcast in March 2009.

When a falling safe slays a top comedian, the cop duo probe a celebrity killing spree.

When a falling safe slays a top comedian, the cop duo probe a celebrity killing spree. Stars Finlay Welsh and Anita Vettesse.

Crazier than Cracker, colder than Frost. Concluding Alastair Jessiman's comedy cop drama.

Crazier than Cracker, colder than Frost, hairier than Hercule Poirot

(04/04]

0201Murder Is Child's Play2010120620101207
20101207 (BBC7)
20101211 (BBC7)
20120508 (BBC7)
20120509 (BBC7)
20130314 (BBC7)
20130315 (BBC7)
20150122 (BBC7)
20150123 (BBC7)
20180802 (BBC7)
20180803 (BBC7)

Rival Glasgow gangsters compete for a coveted children's book award.

Comedy police drama by Alastair Jessiman

Rival Glasgow gangsters compete for a coveted children's book award. Can the police duo halt gang warfare? Alastair Jessiman's comedy police drama stars Finlay Welsh.

Rival Glasgow gangsters compete for a coveted children's book award. Stars Finlay Welsh.

Rival Glasgow gangsters compete for a coveted children's book award. Can the police duo halt gang warfare? Stars Finlay Welsh.

Can the police duo halt gang warfare? Stars Finlay Welsh.

0202The Black Widow2010120720120510
20180803 (BBC7)
20180804 (BBC7)

When Bob Boxer falls for a TV presenter, his partner Shona Doberman grows suspicious.

Comedy police drama by Alastair Jessiman

0202 LASTThe Black Widow2010120720101208
20101208 (BBC7)
20101211 (BBC7)
20120509 (BBC7)
20120510 (BBC7)
20130315 (BBC7)
20130316 (BBC7)
20150123 (BBC7)
20150124 (BBC7)

When Bob Boxer falls for a TV presenter, his partner Shona Doberman grows suspicious.

When Bob Boxer falls for a seductive TV presenter, his detective partner Shona Doberman grows suspicious.

Stars Anita Vettesse.

When Bob Boxer falls for a seductive TV presenter, his detective partner Shona Doberman grows suspicious. Stars Anita Vettesse.