Contraband [John Fletcher]

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Pursuing smugglers down the Ridgeway, a troop of hussars are drawn into a deadly plot.

Pursuing smugglers down the Ridgeway, a troop of hussars are drawn into a dark and deadly plot.

Starring John Nettles as Captain Tom Reynolds, Adjoa Andoh as Ibanda and Stephen Tomlin as the Sergeant.

Written by John Fletcher.

Music composed and performed by Martin Allcock with Simon Nicol.

Directed at BBC Pebble Mill by Nigel Bryant.

Pursuing smugglers down the Ridgeway, a troop of hussars are drawn into a dark and deadly plot. Stars John Nettles.

1993091120201024 (BBC7)A troop of hussars led by Captain Reynolds, encounter a proud, African warrioress by the name of Queen Ibanda.

Starring John Nettles and Adjoa Andoh.

John Fletcher's 18th century swashbuckling adventure about power, politics, revengeful murder - and passionate love.

Captain Reynolds …. John Nettles
Ibanda …. Adjoa Andoh
Sergeant …. Stephen Tomlin
Lord Shelborne …. Roger Hume
Bown …. David Holt
Lukins …. Jonathan Wyatt
Macendrick …. John Telfer
Viggars …. David Stevens
Anna …. Janet Dale
Jack …. Richard Pearce

With Jonathan Milton, Simon Carter, Andy Hockley, Gerry Hinks and Judy Bridgland

Music composed and performed by Martin Allcock with Simon Nicol.

Directed at BBC Pebble Mill by Nigel Bryant.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 1993.

A troop of hussars encounter an African warrioress. 18th century adventure.