A Change In The Weather

Episodes

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01Heist1988071320190603 (BBC7)
20190604 (BBC7)

A change in the weather is about to alter the lives of two innocent ladies from Shropshire who become entangled with a couple of Cockney crooks.

Eric Pringle’s unlikely adventure about a singing duo in five parts.

Starring Dilys Laye as Henrietta and Polly James as Louise.

Jiffy Perkins.... Peter Craze
Burco Madrid.... John Hollis
Billy.... Norman Bird
Driver.... Richard Tate

Director: Ian Cotterell

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1988

Comedy thriller with two ladies entangled with two Cockney crooks. Stars Polly James.

Two innocent ladies from Shropshire become entangled with a couple of cockney crooks.

A comic caper about two ladies who become entangled with a couple of Cockney crooks.

02Pursuit1988072020190604 (BBC7)
20190605 (BBC7)

Our hopeless heroes from Shropshire, Henrietta and Louise, are being hotly pursued by the avenging arm of the law and the underworld.

Eric Pringle’s unlikely adventure about a singing duo in five parts.

Starring Dilys Laye as Henrietta and Polly James as Louise.

Jiffy Perkins.... Peter Craze
Burco Madrid.... John Hollis
BB.... William Simons
Det Sgt Digly.... Trevor Nichols
City Nigel.... Philip Sully
Waiter.... Richard Tate
Other parts.... David Sinclair

Director: Ian Cotterell

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1988.

Cockney crooks Jiffy and Burco are on the run with a hitman on their tail. From 1988.

Two innocent ladies from Shropshire become entangled with a couple of cockney crooks.

03Suspicion1988072720190605 (BBC7)
20190606 (BBC7)

In the Lake District, Henrietta and Louise suspect there's something fishy going on, as the pursuit for the villains continues...

Eric Pringle’s unlikely adventure about a singing duo in five parts.

Starring Dilys Laye as Henrietta and Polly James as Louise.

Jiffy Perkins.... Peter Craze
Burco Madrid.... John Hollis
BB.... William Simons
Det Sgt Digly.... Trevor Nichols
City Nigel.... Philip Sully
Shopkeeper.... Amerjit Deu

Director: Ian Cotterell

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1988.

Henrietta and Louise suspect there's something fishy going on with Jiffy and Burco.

Two innocent ladies from Shropshire become entangled with a couple of cockney crooks.

04Closing In1988080320190606 (BBC7)
20190607 (BBC7)

Still on the run from assorted pursuers, Jiffy and Burco have become lost and found and scared.

Eric Pringle’s unlikely adventure about a singing duo in five parts.

Starring Dilys Laye as Henrietta and Polly James as Louise.

Jiffy Perkins.... Peter Craze
Burco Madrid.... John Hollis
BB.... William Simons
Det Sgt Digly.... Trevor Nichols
City Nigel.... Philip Sully
Shopkeeper.... Amerjit Deu
John.... Richard Tate

Director: Ian Cotterell

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1988.

Hitman \u2018City Nigel' and 'The Big Boss' are closing in on the Cockney villains.

Two innocent ladies from Shropshire become entangled with a couple of cockney crooks.

Hitman \u2018City Nigel' and 'The Big Boss' are closing in on the Cockney villains. From 1988

05The End?1988081020190607 (BBC7)
20190608 (BBC7)

A dramatic climax on the Lakeland Fells. Is this the beginning of the end for Jiffy and Burco?

Conclusion of Eric Pringle’s unlikely adventure about a singing duo.

Starring Dilys Laye as Henrietta and Polly James as Louise.

Jiffy Perkins.... Peter Craze
Burco Madrid.... John Hollis
BB.... William Simons
Det Sgt Digly.... Trevor Nichols
City Nigel.... Philip Sully
Det Inspector.... David Sinclair
John.... Richard Tate

Director: Ian Cotterell

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1988.

A dramatic climax on the Lakeland Fells. Is this the end for Jiffy and Burco?

Two innocent ladies from Shropshire become entangled with a couple of cockney crooks.

A dramatic climax on the Lakeland Fells. Is this the end for Jiffy and Burco? From 1988.