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A four-part adaptation of Peter TURNBULL's novel about P Division in Glasgow.

Episodes

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20060724 BT=0900 (BBC7)

Chief Inspector Donoghue's P-Division investigates the body of a prostitute found in a prosperous business area of Glasgow. Episode 1 of 4.

20060724 BT=2000 (BBC7)

Chief Inspector Donoghue's P-Division investigates the body of a prostitute found in a prosperous business area of Glasgow. Episode 1 of 4.

20060725 (BBC7)

Chief Inspector Donoghue's P-Division investigates the body of a prostitute found in a prosperous business area of Glasgow. Episode 1 of 4.

20060727 BT=0900 (BBC7)

Just as some progress is made in the investigation, Chief Inspector Donoghue receives a report of another murder on his patch. Episode 4 of 4.

20060727 BT=2000 (BBC7)

Just as some progress is made in the investigation, Chief Inspector Donoghue receives a report of another murder on his patch. Episode 4 of 4.

20060728 (BBC7)

Just as some progress is made in the investigation, Chief Inspector Donoghue receives a report of another murder on his patch. Episode 4 of 4.

20060725 BT=0900 (BBC7)

The cops from 'P-Division' grapple with some strange clues, in the case of the murdered prostitute. Episode 2 of 4.

20060725 BT=2000 (BBC7)

The cops from 'P-Division' grapple with some strange clues, in the case of the murdered prostitute. Episode 2 of 4.

20060726 (BBC7)

The cops from 'P-Division' grapple with some strange clues, in the case of the murdered prostitute. Episode 2 of 4.

20060726 BT=0900 (BBC7)

The team continue their search for fresh evidence, while DC King takes a tour round the city's tattooists. Episode 3 of 4.

20060726 BT=2000 (BBC7)

The team continue their search for fresh evidence, while DC King takes a tour round the city's tattooists. Episode 3 of 4.

20060727 (BBC7)

The team continue their search for fresh evidence, while DC King takes a tour round the city's tattooists. Episode 3 of 4.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900906]

Unknown: Peter Turnbull

Adapted By: Stephen Mulrine

Director: Hamish Wilson.

King: John Buick

Diana/Mrs Dino: Kay Gallie

Donoghue: Martin Cochrane

Reynolds: Gerard Slevin

Hazel: Anne Marie Timoney

Elka: Ann Louise Ross

Karen: Gaylie Runciman

Sussock: Ralph Riach

Dino: Alexander Morton

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900913]

Unknown: Peter Turnbull

Unknown: Stephanie Craigellachie

Adapted By: Stephen Mulrine

Director: Hamish Wilson.

Donoghue: Martin Cochrane

Sussock: Ralph Riach

Karen: Gaylie Runciman

King: John Buick

Montgomerie: Frank Gallagher

Tuesday: Alex McAvoy

Barman: Alex McAvoy

Mr Keys: Robert Trotter

Tattooist: Robert Trotter

Dino: Alexander Morton

Scratcher: Alexander Morton

Mrs Keys: Kay Gallie

Mrs Dino: Kay Gallie

Elka: Ann Louise Ross

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900920]

Unknown: Peter Turnbull

Adapted By: Stephen Mulrine

Director: Hamish Wilson.

Donoghue: Martin Cochrane

Sussock: Ralph Riach

King: John Buick

Montgomerie: Frank Gallagher

Colette: Louise Beattie

Elka: Ann Louise Ross

First woman: Wilma Duncan

Second woman: Mamie Stirling

Dino: Alexander Morton

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900927]

Unknown: Peter Turnbull

Adapted By: Stephen Mulrine

Director: Hamish Wilson.

Sussock: Ralph Riach

Hamilton: Martin McCardie

Reynolds: Gerard Slevin

Charlie/Gardener/Voiceo ver: Stuart McQuarrie

Montgomerie: Frank Gallagher

Donoghue: Martin Cochrane

Purdue: John Yule

Stephanie: Daniela Nardini

Tuesday: Alex McAvoy

Elka Ann: Louise Ross

Dino: Alexander Morton

Constable/Travel agent Solicitor: Tom Smith

King/Garageman: John Buick

Programme Catalogue - Station

Radio 4

01P Division20140104 (BBC7)
20160425 (BBC7)
20160426 (BBC7)

The cops are on the case when a prostitute's body is found in a prosperous part of Glasgow

Peter Turnbull's cops are on the case when a prostitute's body is found in a prosperous part of Glasgow. Stars Martin Cochrane.

Chief Inspector Donoghue's men are on the case when the body of a prostitute is found in Blythswood Square, in the heart of Glasgow's prosperous business quarter.

Stars John Buick as DC King, Kay Gallie as Diana, Martin Cochrane as DCI Donoghue, Gerard Slevin as Dr Reynolds, Anne Marie Timoney as Hazel and Ann Louise Ross as WPC Elka Willems.

Published in 1989, this is Peter Turnbull's sixth P Division novel about his Glaswegian cops.

Recorded in a BBC studio and on location in Glasgow.

Dramatised by Stephen Mulrine.

Producer: Hamish Wilson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1993.

01Programme Catalogue - Details: 06 September 19901990090620060724 (BBC7)
20060725 (BBC7)
20140104 (BBC7)

Recorded on 1990-07-09.

Chief Inspector Donoghue's P-Division investigates the body of a prostitute found in a prosperous business area of Glasgow.

Peter Turnbull's cops are on the case when a prostitute's body is found in a prosperous part of Glasgow. Stars Martin Cochrane.

BBC Programme Number: 90DA6907

Producer: WILSON, H

Next in series: 13 September 1990

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Description

A four-part adaptation of Peter TURNBULL's novel about P Division in Glasgow. Part 1: Chief Inspector Donoghue's men investigate the discovery of the body of a prostitute.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

crime drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

06 Sep 1990 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Alexander Morton (Actor)

Ralph Riach (Actor)

Martin Cochrane (Actor)

John Buick (Actor)

Ann Ross (Actor)

Gerard Slevin (Actor)

Anne Timoney (Actor)

Kay Gallie (Actor)

Gaylie Runciman (Actor)

Stephen Mulrine (adap)

Peter Turnbull (Author)

Hamish Wilson (Producer)

02P Division1990091320140111 (BBC7)
20160426 (BBC7)
20160427 (BBC7)

Inspector Donoghue's cops grapple with some mysterious clues over a murdered prostitute.

Chief Inspector Donoghue's cops grapple with some mysterious clues over a murdered prostitute in Glasgow. Stars Martin Cochrane.

The police post-mortem has shown that prostitute, Stephanie Craigellachie had an 'I belong to Dino' tattoo. But who is Dino and what did he have to do with her murder?

Stars Martin Cochrane as DCI Donoghue, Ralph Riach as DS Ray Sussock, Gaylie Runciman as Karen, John Buick as DC King, Frank Gallagher as DC Montgomery and Alex McAvoy as Tuesday Noon.

Published in 1989, this is Peter Turnbull's sixth P Division novel about his Glaswegian cops.

Dramatised by Stephen Mulrine.

Producer: Hamish Wilson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1993.

02Programme Catalogue - Details: 13 September 19901990091320060725 (BBC7)
20060726 (BBC7)
20140111 (BBC7)

The post-mortem shows that Stephanie Craigellachie had an ""I belong to Dino"" tattoo.

Who was Dino and what did he have to do with her death?

Recorded on 1990-07-13.

The cops from 'P-Division' grapple with some strange clues, in the case of the murdered prostitute.

Chief Inspector Donoghue's cops grapple with some mysterious clues over a murdered prostitute in Glasgow. Stars Martin Cochrane.

BBC Programme Number: 90DA6908

Producer: WILSON, H

Next in series: 20 September 1990

Previous in series: 06 September 1990

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Description

A four-part adaptation of Peter TURNBULL's novel about P Division in Glasgow. Part 2: The post-mortem shows that Stephanie Craigellachie had an ""I belong to Dino"" tattoo. Who was Dino and what did he have to do with her death?

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

crime drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

13 Sep 1990 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Alexander Morton (Actor)

Ralph Riach (Actor)

Robert Trotter (Actor)

Frank Gallagher (Actor)

John Buick (Actor)

Martin Cochrane (Actor)

Ann Ross (Actor)

Alex Mcavoy (Actor)

Kay Gallie (Actor)

Gaylie Runciman (Actor)

Stephen Mulrine (adap)

Peter Turnbull (Author)

Hamish Wilson (Producer)

03P Division1990092020140118 (BBC7)
20160427 (BBC7)
20160428 (BBC7)

As the Glasgow cops search for the killer, detective King tours the city's tattooists.

While Dino remains as elusive as ever, the team continue their search for fresh evidence in the hunt for the killer of prostitute, Stephanie Craigellachie.

Stars Martin Cochrane as DCI Donoghue, Ralph Riach as DS Ray Sussock, John Buick as DC King, Frank Gallagher as DC Montgomery and Louise Beattie as Collette.

Published in 1989, this is Peter Turnbull's sixth P Division novel about his Glaswegian cops.

Dramatised by Stephen Mulrine.

Producer: Hamish Wilson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1993.

As the Glasgow cops search for the killer, detective constable King tours the city's tattooists. Stars Martin Cochrane.

03Programme Catalogue - Details: 20 September 19901990092020060726 (BBC7)
20060727 (BBC7)
20140118 (BBC7)

As the Glasgow cops search for the killer, detective constable King tours the city's tattooists. Stars Martin Cochrane.

While Dino remains as elusive as ever, the team continue their search for fresh evidence.

Recorded on 1990-07-17.

The team continue their search for fresh evidence, while DC King takes a tour round the city's tattooists.

BBC Programme Number: 90DA6909

Producer: WILSON, H

Next in series: 27 September 1990

Previous in series: 13 September 1990

See more CONDITION PURPLE programmes (4)

Description

A four-part adaptation of Peter TURNBULL's novel about P Division in Glasgow. Part 3: While Dino remains as elusive as ever, the team continue their search for fresh evidence.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

crime drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

20 Sep 1990 23:00-23:45 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Alexander Morton (Actor)

Louise Beattie (Actor)

Ralph Riach (Actor)

Frank Gallagher (Actor)

John Buick (Actor)

Martin Cochrane (Actor)

Ann Ross (Actor)

Wilma Duncan (Actor)

Mamie Stirling (Actor)

Stephen Mulrine (adap)

Peter Turnbull (Author)

Hamish Wilson (Producer)

04P Division1990092720140125 (BBC7)
20160428 (BBC7)
20160429 (BBC7)

Just as progress is made in one investigation, Donoghue hears of another brutal murder.

As the search for Dino and Jimmy 'The Rodent' Purdue continues, Donoghue receives a report of another murder. 'P Division' closes in...

Stars Ralph Riach as DS Ray Sussock, Martin McCardie as PC Hamilton, Gerard Slevin as Reynolds, Martin Cochrane as DCI Donoghue, Gaylie Runciman as Karen, John Buick as DC King, Frank Gallagher as DC Montgomery and Alex McAvoy as Tuesday Noon.

Published in 1989, this is Peter Turnbull's sixth P Division novel about his Glaswegian cops.

Recorded in a BBC studio and on location in Glasgow.

Dramatised by Stephen Mulrine.

Producer: Hamish Wilson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1993.

04 LASTP Division20140125 (BBC7)

Just as some progress is made in one investigation, Chief Inspector Donoghue receives a report of another brutal murder on his patch. Stars Martin Cochrane.

04 LASTProgramme Catalogue - Details: 27 September 19901990092720060727 (BBC7)
20060728 (BBC7)
20140125 (BBC7)

Just as some progress is made in one investigation, Chief Inspector Donoghue receives a report of another brutal murder on his patch. Stars Martin Cochrane.

Recorded on 1990-07-20.

Just as some progress is made in the investigation, Chief Inspector Donoghue receives a report of another murder on his patch.

BBC Programme Number: 90DA6910

Producer: WILSON, H

Previous in series: 20 September 1990

See more CONDITION PURPLE programmes (4)

Description

A four-part adaptation of Peter TURNBULL's novel about P Division in Glasgow. Part 4: Just as it appears that progress has been made in the investigation, Donoghue recieves report of another murder. P Division closes in - Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

crime drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

27 Sep 1990 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Alexander Morton (Actor)

Tom Smith (Actor)

Stuart Mcquarrie (Actor)

Daniela Nardini (Actor)

Ralph Riach (Actor)

Frank Gallagher (Actor)

John Buick (Actor)

Martin Cochrane (Actor)

Ann Ross (Actor)

Gerard Slevin (Actor)

Alex Mcavoy (Actor)

Martin Mccardie (Actor)

John Yule (Actor)

Stephen Mulrine (adap)

Peter Turnbull (Author)

Hamish Wilson (Producer)