Cover Her Face [Adam Dalgliesh]

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01Murder1993031720200810 (BBC7)
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20190213 (BBC7)
A murder in an East Anglian village reveals hidden passions beneath the calm surface.

Robin Ellis stars as detective Adam Dalgliesh in the debut crime novel of PD James.

Co-starring Sian Phillips and Hugh Grant.

Cover Her Face was first published in 1962, where the author created her famous poetry-writing detective who went on to feature in many more of her stories.

Dramatised in four-parts by Neville Teller.

Inspector Adam Dalgliesh.... Robin Ellis
Mrs Maxie …. Sian Phillips
Felix Hearne …. Hugh Grant
Deborah …. Beatie Edney
Stephen Maxie …. David Thorpe
Catherine Bowers …. Oona Beeson
Miss Liddell …. Kate Binchy
Dr Epps …. Philip Anthony
Martha …. Jill Graham
Sally Jupp …. Melanie Hudson
Mrs Webster …. Linda Polan

Producer: Matthew Walters

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 1993.

A housemaid's murder reveals a web of hidden passions in a village.

Dramatisation of PD James's first novel.

A murder in an East Anglian village reveals hidden passions beneath the calm surface.

PD James's first novel, in which she created her famous detective Inspector Adam Dalgliesh.

Starring Robin Ellis as Adam Dalgliesh, Sian Phillips as Mrs Maxie, Hugh Grant as Felix and Beatie Edney as Deborah.

Dramatised by Neville Teller.

Producer: Matthew Walters

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1993.

A housemaid's murder reveals a web of hidden passions in a village.

Dramatisation of PD James's first novel.

PD James's first novel, in which she created her famous detective.

CAST:

Inspector Adam Dalgliesh.... Robin Ellis
Mrs Maxie …. Sian Phillips
Felix Hearne …. Hugh Grant
Deborah …. Beatie Edney
Stephen Maxie …. David Thorpe
Catherine Bowers …. Oona Beeson
Miss Liddell …. Kate Binchy
Dr Epps …. Philip Anthony
Martha …. Jill Graham
Sally Jupp …. Melanie Hudson
Mrs Webster …. Linda Polan

02Investigation1993032420200811 (BBC7)
20200812 (BBC7)
20190213 (BBC7)
20190214 (BBC7)
Inspector Adam Dalgliesh arrives on the scene to investigate the murder of Sally Jupp in a peaceful Essex village.

Robin Ellis stars as Dalgliesh with Sian Phillips and Hugh Grant.

PD James's debut crime novel about her gentleman detective.

Inspector Adam Dalgliesh.... Robin Ellis
Mrs Maxie …. Sian Phillips
Felix …. Hugh Grant
Deborah …. Beatie Edney
Catherine …. Oona Beeson
Miss Liddell …. Kate Binchy
Stephen …. David Thorpe
Dr Epps …. Philip Anthony
Martha... Jill Graham
Thornton/Hicks …. John Church
Sgt Martin …. Steve Hodson
Inspector Manning …. John Fleming
Police Doctor …. John Baddeley

Dramatised by Neville Teller.

Producer: Matthew Walters

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 1993.

Inspector Adam Dalgliesh arrives in a quiet village to investigate a housemaid's murder.

Dramatisation of PD James's first novel.

Adam Dalgliesh arrives on the scene to investigate the murder of Sally Jupp in a peaceful Essex village.

PD James's first novel, in which she created her famous detective Adam Dalgliesh.

Starring Robin Ellis as Adam Dalgliesh, Sian Phillips as Mrs Maxie, Hugh Grant as Felix and Beatie Edney as Deborah.

Dramatised by Neville Teller.

Producer: Matthew Walters

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1993.

Inspector Adam Dalgliesh arrives in a quiet village to investigate a housemaid's murder.

Dramatisation of PD James's first novel.

Adam Dalgliesh arrives on the scene to investigate the murder of Sally Jupp in a peaceful Essex village.

PD James's first novel, in which she created her famous detective.

CAST:

Inspector Adam Dalgliesh.... Robin Ellis
Mrs Maxie …. Sian Phillips
Felix …. Hugh Grant
Deborah …. Beatie Edney
Catherine …. Oona Beeson
Miss Liddell …. Kate Binchy
Stephen …. David Thorpe
Dr Epps …. Philip Anthony
Martha... Jill Graham
Thornton/Hicks …. John Church
Sgt Martin …. Steve Hodson
Inspector Manning …. John Fleming
Police Doctor …. John Baddeley

03Fresh Leads1993033120200812 (BBC7)
20200813 (BBC7)
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20190215 (BBC7)
As Inspector Dalgliesh continues his investigation, the evidence points to one of the family. But which one?

Robin Ellis stars as Dalgliesh with Sian Phillips and Hugh Grant.

PD James's debut crime novel about her gentleman detective.

Inspector Adam Dalgliesh …. Robin Ellis
Mrs Maxie …. Sian Phillips
Felix Hearne …. Hugh Grant
Deborah Riscoe …. Beatie Edney
Stephen Maxie …. David Thorpe
Catherine Bowers …. Oona Beeson
Derek Pullen …. David Holt
Mrs Proctor …. Jillie Meers
Johnny Wilcox/Lilly Burwood …. Susan Sheridan
Sgt Martin …. Steve Hodson
Mr Wilson …. John Fleming
Sir Reynold Price …. Jonathan Adams
Miss Malpass …. Linda Polan
The Rev Hinks …. John Church
James Ritchie …. James Telfer

Dramatised by Neville Teller.

Producer: Matthew Walters

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 1993.

With a growing list of murder suspects, the inspector uncovers fresh leads.

Dramatisation of PD James's first novel.

As Inspector Dalgliesh continues his investigation, the evidence points to one of the family. But which one?

PD James's first novel, in which she created her famous detective Adam Dalgliesh.

Starring Robin Ellis as Adam Dalgliesh, Sian Phillips as Mrs Maxie, Hugh Grant as Felix and Beatie Edney as Deborah.

Dramatised by Neville Teller.

Producer: Matthew Walters

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1993.

With a growing list of murder suspects, the inspector uncovers fresh leads.

Dramatisation of PD James's first novel.

As Inspector Dalgliesh continues his investigation, the evidence points to one of the family. But which one?

PD James's first novel, in which she created her famous detective.

CAST:

Inspector Adam Dalgliesh …. Robin Ellis
Mrs Maxie …. Sian Phillips
Felix Hearne …. Hugh Grant
Deborah Riscoe …. Beatie Edney
Stephen Maxie …. David Thorpe
Catherine Bowers …. Oona Beeson
Derek Pullen …. David Holt
Mrs Proctor …. Jillie Meers
Johnny Wilcox/Lilly Burwood …. Susan Sheridan
Sgt Martin …. Steve Hodson
Mr Wilson …. John Fleming
Sir Reynold Price …. Jonathan Adams
Miss Malpass …. Linda Polan
The Rev Hinks …. John Church
James Ritchie …. James Telfer

Producer: Matthew Walters

04The Gathering1993040720200813 (BBC7)
20200814 (BBC7)
20190215 (BBC7)
20190216 (BBC7)
Inspector Adam Dalgliesh summons the entire household to hear his conclusions about the killer of Sally Jupp.

Robin Ellis stars as Dalgliesh with Sian Phillips and Hugh Grant.

The climax of PD James's debut crime novel about her gentleman detective.

Inspector Adam Dalgliesh …. Robin Ellis
Mrs Maxie …. Sian Phillips
Felix Hearne …. Hugh Grant
Deborah Riscoe …. Beatie Edney
Stephen Maxie …. David Thorpe
Catherine Bowers …. Oona Beeson
Mrs Proctor …. Jillie Meers
Victor Proctor …. John Baddeley
Sgt Martin …. Steve Hodson
James Ritchie …. James Telfer
Johnny Wilcox …. Susan Sheridan
Martha …. Jill Graham
Sally Jupp …. Melanie Hudson

Dramatised by Neville Teller.

Producer: Matthew Walters

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in April 1993.

Inspector Dalgliesh summons the entire household to flush out the killer of Sally Jupp.

Dramatisation of PD James's first novel.

Dalgliesh has summoned the entire household to hear his conclusions about Sally Jupp's killer.

PD James's first novel, in which she created her famous detective Adam Dalgliesh.

Starring Robin Ellis as Adam Dalgliesh, Sian Phillips as Mrs Maxie, Hugh Grant as Felix and Beatie Edney as Deborah. With Melanie Hudson, Susan Sheridan and Jill Graham

Dramatised by Neville Teller.

Producer: Matthew Walters

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1993.

Inspector Dalgliesh summons the entire household to flush out the killer of Sally Jupp.

Dramatisation of PD James's first novel.

Dalgliesh has summoned the entire household to hear his conclusions about Sally Jupp's killer.

PD James's first novel, in which she created her famous detective.

CAST:

Inspector Adam Dalgliesh …. Robin Ellis
Mrs Maxie …. Sian Phillips
Felix Hearne …. Hugh Grant
Deborah Riscoe …. Beatie Edney
Stephen Maxie …. David Thorpe
Catherine Bowers …. Oona Beeson
Mrs Proctor …. Jillie Meers
Victor Proctor …. John Baddeley
Sgt Martin …. Steve Hodson
James Ritchie …. James Telfer
Johnny Wilcox …. Susan Sheridan
Martha …. Jill Graham
Sally Jupp …. Melanie Hudson

Producer: Matthew Walters