Delve Special

Meet David Lander, seeker of truth and turner of unturned stones.

Episodes

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David Lander interviews notorious double agent Russell Nicholson in Bulgaria. Stephen Fry, Andrew Sachs and Tony Robinson star.
20050504 BT=0300 (BBC7)David Lander interviews notorious double agent Russell Nicholson in Bulgaria. Stephen Fry, Andrew Sachs and Tony Robinson star.
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David Lander interviews notorious double agent Russell Nicholson in his luxury home in Bulgaria. With Stephen Fry. Episode 4 of 4.
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David Lander interviews notorious double agent Russell Nicholson in his luxury home in Bulgaria. With Stephen Fry. Episode 4 of 4.
20060425 BT=0300 (BBC7)David Lander interviews notorious double agent Russell Nicholson in his luxury home in Bulgaria. With Stephen Fry. Episode 4 of 4.
20070517 BT=0300 (BBC7)David Lander interviews notorious double agent Russell Nicholson in his luxury home in Bulgaria. With Stephen Fry. Episode 4 of 4.
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David Lander investigates MI5 in a tale of dirty tricks, purple herrings and mauve sheep. With Stephen Fry and Brenda Blethyn. Episode 3 of 4.
20070510 BT=0300 (BBC7)David Lander investigates MI5 in a tale of dirty tricks, purple herrings and mauve sheep. With Stephen Fry and Brenda Blethyn. Episode 3 of 4.
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David Lander investigates MI5 in a tale of dirty tricks, purple herrings and mauve sheep. With Stephen Fry and Brenda Blethyn.
20060418 BT=0300 (BBC7)David Lander investigates MI5 in a tale of dirty tricks, purple herrings and mauve sheep. With Stephen Fry and Brenda Blethyn.
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David Lander investigates the overall implications of new methods of baby production. With Stephen Fry and Tony Robinson. Episode 2 of 4.
20070503 BT=0300 (BBC7)David Lander investigates the overall implications of new methods of baby production. With Stephen Fry and Tony Robinson. Episode 2 of 4.
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Meet David Lander - seeker of truth and turner of unturned stones.
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Supergrasses are criminals. Criminals are liars. Policemen believe supergrasses. Why? David Lander investigates. Episode 3 of 4.
20060606 BT=0300 (BBC7)Supergrasses are criminals. Criminals are liars. Policemen believe supergrasses. Why? David Lander investigates. Episode 3 of 4.
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Whose Baby? David Lander investigates the overall implications of new methods of baby production. With Stephen Fry and Tony Robinson. Episode 2 of 4.
20081021 BT=0300 (BBC7)Whose Baby? David Lander investigates the overall implications of new methods of baby production. With Stephen Fry and Tony Robinson. Episode 2 of 4.
20060410 (BBC7)Whose Baby? David Lander investigates the overall implications of new methods of baby production. With Stephen Fry and Tony Robinson.
20060411 BT=0300 (BBC7)Whose Baby? David Lander investigates the overall implications of new methods of baby production. With Stephen Fry and Tony Robinson.
Cowboy20040514 BT=0330 Duration=30 (BBC7)When a builder burnt their house down, Ronald and Yvonne went to their solicitor. But that's when their troubles really started.
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seeker of truth and turner of unturned stones. Starring Stephen Fry.

Seeker of truth and turner of unturned stones.

01The Archibald Gallery Robbery1984080320081013 (BBC7)
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Undercover investigative reporter David Lander begins a four-part expose into irregularities over plans to site a new London airport near Birmingham.

With serious allegations aimed at a multi-national giant - what exactly has the government's role been in the plans to demolish the town?

And exactly who is the shifty Mr Browncoat?

Studio production by Stephen Fry, Brenda Blethyn and Tony Robinson.

With Jack Klaff, James Griffiths, Stephen Frost, Peter Wear and Mark Arden.

Dramatic reconstruction by Hilda Schroder, Monica Grey, Jon Strickland and Scott Cherry.

Researched and compiled by Tony Sarchet.

Editor: Paul Mayhew-Archer.

Delve Special ran for four series from 1984 to 1987 and later transferred to TV as: This is David Lander.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1984.

David Lander's four-part expos\u00e9 into the government's behaviour over a town's demolition.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

David Lander's four-part expose into the Government's behaviour over a town's demolition. Stars Stephen Fry. From August 1984.

David Lander's expose into the Government's behaviour over a town's demolition.

Stephen Fry plays spoof undercover investigative reporter David Lander, who begins a four-part expose into irregularities over plans to site a new London airport near Birmingham. With serious allegations aimed at a multi-national giant - what exactly has the government's role been in the plans to demolish the town? And exactly who is the shifty Mr Browncoat?

Co-starring Brenda Blethyn, Jack Klaff, Stephen Frost and Tony Robinson.

Written by Tony Sarchet. Producer Paul Mayhew-archer.

David Lander's four-part expose into the government's behaviour over a town's demolition.

David Lander's four-part expose into the government's behaviour over a town's demolition.Stephen Fry stars as the spoof investigative reporter. From August 1984.

Reporter David Lander reopens the investigation into the 1983 crime. From September 1985.

Reporter David Lander reopens the investigation into 1983's Archibald Gallery robbery. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1985.

03The Secret Dis-service1984081720050412 BT=0830 (BBC7)
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In his town demolition expose, David Lander examines the link to a government sex scandal. Stars Stephen Fry. From August 1984.

David Lander examines the link to a government sex scandal. From August 1984.

In his town demolition expose, David Lander examines the link to a government sex scandal.Stephen Fry stars as the spoof investigative journalist. From August 1984.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

Why did a Government Minister support the plan to build London's Third Airport 20 miles north east of Birmingham?

David Lander now attempts to answer that question by examining in detail the sex scandal which rocked the government and caused a sensation in 1982.

Studio production by Stephen Fry, Moray Watson, Jan Ravens and Jack Klaff.

With Brenda Bleythn, Mark Arden, Tony Robinson, Stephen Frost and Felicity Montague.

Dramatic reconstruction by Peter Wear, Phil Nice, Hilda Schroder, Brett Usher and Colin Starkey.

Researched and compiled by Tony Sarchet.

Editor: Paul Mayhew-Archer.

Delve Special ran for four series from 1984 to 1987 and later transferred to TV as: This is David Lander.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1984.

David Lander probes MI5 in a tale of dirty tricks, purple herrings and mauve sheep.

David Lander probes MI5 in a tale of dirty tricks, purple herrings and mauve sheep. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1985.

Who are the people who watch over us? Who watches over them? And is the media censored? David Lander investigates. Episode 1 of 4.

Who are the people who watch over us? And is the media censored? David Lander investigates. Episode 1 of 4.

Who are the people who watch over us? Who watches over them? What is the shop in XXXXX really used for and is the media censored?

David Lander investigates MI5 in a tale of dirty tricks, purple herrings and mauve sheep. With Stephen Fry and Brenda Blethyn. Episode 3 of 4.

04 LASTDouble Agent Russell Nicholson1984082420081103 BT=0830 (BBC7)
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In 1982, four men mounted an illegal operation to build London's third airport at Shifton, 20 miles north east of Birmingham.

David Lander now concludes his investigation into the notorious demolition scandal with a look at the arrests, the trial and the disturbing aftermath.

Studio production by Stephen Fry, Jack Klaff, Tony Robinson and Moray Watson and Brenda Bleythn.

With Peter Wear, Mark Arden, Stephen Frost and Robert Bathurst.

Dramatic reconstruction by Phil Nice, Arthur Smith, John Bond and Carol Boyd.

Researched and compiled by Tony Sarchet.

Editor: Paul Mayhew-archer.

Delve Special ran for four series from 1984 to 1987 and later transferred to TV as: This is David Lander.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1984.

In his town demolition expose, David Lander looks at the trial and disturbing aftermath.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

Studio production by Stephen Fry, Jack Klaff, Tony Robinson and Moray Watson and Brenda Bleythn.

With Peter Wear, Mark Arden, Stephen Frost and Robert Bathurst.

Dramatic reconstruction by Phil Nice, Arthur Smith, John Bond and Carol Boyd.

Editor: Paul Mayhew-Archer.

David Lander interviews a notorious double agent in his luxury home in Bulgaria. With Stephen Fry and Brenda Blethyn. Episode 4 of 4.

Reporter David Lander interviews the notorious spy at his luxury home in Bulgaria.

Reporter David Lander interviews the notorious spy at his luxury home in Bulgaria. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1985.

Reporter David Lander interviews the notorious spy at his luxury home in Bulgaria. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1985.

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David Lander's four-part expose into the Government's behaviour over a town's demolition.

Stars Stephen Fry.

From August 1984.

David Lander's expose into the Government's behaviour over a town's demolition.

David Lander's four-part expose into the government's behaviour over a town's demolition. Stephen Fry stars as the spoof investigative reporter. From August 1984.

Stars Stephen Fry.

David Lander's four-part expose into the government's behaviour over a town's demolition.Stephen Fry stars as the spoof investigative reporter. From August 1984.

Stephen Fry plays spoof undercover investigative reporter David Lander, who begins a 4-part expose into irregularities over plans to site a new London airport near Birmingham. With serious allegations aimed at a multi-national giant - what exactly has the Government's role been in the plans to demolish the town? And exactly who is the shifty Mr Browncoat?

Co-starring Brenda Blethyn, Jack Klaff, Stephen Frost and Tony Robinson.

Delve Special ran for four series from 1984 to 1987 and later transferred to TV as: This is David Lander.

Written by Tony Sarchet. Producer Paul Mayhew-archer.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1984.

Stephen Fry plays spoof undercover investigative reporter David Lander, who begins a four-part expose into irregularities over plans to site a new London airport near Birmingham. With serious allegations aimed at a multi-national giant - what exactly has the government's role been in the plans to demolish the town? And exactly who is the shifty Mr Browncoat?

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

Stephen Fry plays spoof undercover investigative reporter David Lander, who begins a 4-part expose into irregularities over plans to site a new London airport near Birmingham. With serious allegations aimed at a multi-national giant - what exactly has the Government's role been in the plans to demolish the town? And exactly who is the shifty Mr Browncoat?

Co-starring Brenda Blethyn, Jack Klaff, Stephen Frost and Tony Robinson.

Written by Tony Sarchet. Producer Paul Mayhew-Archer.

David Lander's four-part expos\u00e9 into the government's behaviour over a town's demolition.

Stephen Fry plays spoof undercover investigative reporter David Lander, who begins a four-part expose into irregularities over plans to site a new London airport near Birmingham. With serious allegations aimed at a multi-national giant - what exactly has the government's role been in the plans to demolish the town? And exactly who is the shifty Mr Browncoat?

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1984.

David Lander's four-part expose into the Government's behaviour over a town's demolition. Stars Stephen Fry. From August 1984.

0102The Shifton Scandal Part 21984081019840811
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In his town demolition expose, David Lander examines the influence of a holiday company. Stephen Fry stars as the spoof investigative reporter. From August 1984.

In his town demolition expose, David Lander examines the influence of a holiday company.Stephen Fry stars as the spoof investigative reporter. From August 1984.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

In his town demolition expose, David Lander examines the influence of a holiday company. Stars Stephen Fry. From August 1984.

In 1982 Shifton, a town 20 miles north east of Birmingham, was demolished to make way for London's third airport.

David Lander examines the part played in the scandal by Mickey Ozada's Jolly Good Fun Holiday Company and looks at the fate of the Women's Anti-Airport Protest Camp.

Studio production by Stephen Fry, Jack Klaff and Andrew Sachs.

With Brenda Bleythn, Moray Watson, Tony Robinson and Jan Ravens.

Dramatic reconstruction by Mark Arden, Stephen Frost, Felicity Montague and Phil Nice.

Researched and compiled by Tony Sarchet.

Editor: Paul Mayhew-archer.

Delve Special ran for four series from 1984 to 1987 and later transferred to TV as: This is David Lander.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1984.

Studio production by Stephen Fry, Jack Klaff and Andrew Sachs.

With Brenda Bleythn, Moray Watson, Tony Robinson and Jan Ravens.

Dramatic reconstruction by Mark Arden, Stephen Frost, Felicity Montague and Phil Nice.

Editor: Paul Mayhew-Archer.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1984.

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In his town demolition expose, David Lander examines the link to a government sex scandal. Stephen Fry stars as the spoof investigative journalist. From August 1984.

In his town demolition expose, David Lander examines the link to a government sex scandal.Stephen Fry stars as the spoof investigative journalist. From August 1984.

Stars Stephen Fry.

David Lander examines the link to a government sex scandal.

In his town demolition expose, David Lander examines the link to a government sex scandal.

Stars Stephen Fry.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

In his town demolition expose, David Lander examines the link to a government sex scandal. Stars Stephen Fry. From August 1984.

David Lander examines the link to a government sex scandal. From August 1984.

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In his town demolition expose, David Lander looks at the trial and disturbing aftermath. Stephen Fry stars as the spoof investigative journalist. From August 1984.

In his town demolition expose, David Lander looks at the trial and disturbing aftermath.Stephen Fry stars as the spoof investigative journalist. From August 1984.

Stars Stephen Fry.

David Lander looks at the trial and disturbing aftermath.

In his town demolition expose, David Lander looks at the trial and disturbing aftermath.

Stars Stephen Fry.

In his town demolition expose, David Lander looks at the trial and disturbing aftermath.Stephen Fry stars as the spoof investigative journalist. From August 1984.

In his town demolition expose, David Lander looks at the trial and disturbing aftermath.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

In his town demolition expose, David Lander looks at the trial and disturbing aftermath. Stars Stephen Fry. From August 1984.

David Lander looks at the trial and disturbing aftermath. From August 1984.

In his town demolition expose, David Lander looks at the trial and disturbing aftermath. Stephen Fry stars as the spoof investigative journalist. From August 1984.

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Reporter David Lander investigates whether we really need the new 'Sea Snake' torpedo. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1986.

Nuclear weapons cost the British taxpayer £700 a year. But would we be better off with more door locks and a holiday in Bermuda?

Nuclear weapons cost Brits £700 a year in taxes. But would we be better off with another door lock and a fortnight in Bermuda? Episode 1 of 4.

David Lander investigates whether we'd be better off with just another door lock and a fortnight in Bermuda? With Stephen Fry. Episode 1 of 4.

0201Archibald Gallery Robbery1985090620030918 (BBC7)
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Reporter David Lander reopens the investigation into 1983's Archibald Gallery robbery.

Did Kevin Watts commit the Archibald Art Gallery robbery or was he framed? David Lander re-examines this case and comes up with some

startling new evidence.

Stars Stephen Fry.

From September 1985.

Reporter David Lander reopens the investigation into the 1983 crime.

Reporter David Lander reopens the investigation into 1983's Archibald Gallery robbery. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1985.

Reporter David Lander reopens the investigation into 1983's Archibald Gallery robbery. Kevin Watts is the key suspect, but was he framed?

Stephen Fry plays spoof undercover investigative reporter David Lander. Co-starring Brenda Blethyn, Stephen Frost, Tony Robinson and Arthur Smith.

Delve Special ran for four series from 1984 to 1987 and later transferred to TV as: This is David Lander.

Written by Tony Sarchet. Producer Paul Mayhew-Archer.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 1985.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 1985.

Reporter David Lander reopens the investigation into the 1983 crime. From September 1985.

Reporter David Lander reopens the investigation into 1983's Archibald Gallery robbery. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1985.

Stephen Fry plays spoof undercover investigative reporter David Lander. Co-starring Brenda Blethyn, Stephen Frost, Tony Robinson and Arthur Smith.

Written by Tony Sarchet. Producer Paul Mayhew-archer.

Presented by David Lander with assistance from Stephen Fry.

Studio production by Brenda Bleythn, Tony Robinson, Jack Klaff and Felicity Montague.

Dramatic reconstruction by Mark Arden, Stephen Frost, Phil Nice, Arthur Smith and Peter Acre.

Researched and compiled by Tony Sarchet.

Editor: Paul Mayhew-Archer

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 1985.

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Reporter David Lander investigates Britain's cowboy builders. Stars Stephen Fry and Dawn French. From September 1986.

Reporter David Lander investigates Britain's cowboy builders. From September 1986.

When a builder burnt their house down, Ronald and Yvonne went to their solicitor. But that's when their troubles really started.

When a builder burnt their house down, Ronald and Yvonne consulted their solicitor. It was a bad move! David Lander delves.

When a builder burns their house down, Ronald and Yvonne go to their solicitor. But that's when their troubles really start. Episode 2 of 4.

David Lander investigates bungling builders - and the misfortunes of the Worthingtons. Starring Stephen Fry and Dawn French. Episode 2 of 4.

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David Lander reports on the implications of revolutionary methods of baby production.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

Stars Stephen Fry.

From September 1985.

David Lander investigates the overall implications of new methods of baby production.

With Stephen Fry and Tony Robinson.

Whose Baby? David Lander investigates the overall implications of new methods of baby production.

David Lander investigates the practical and ethical implications of new methods of baby production.

Starring Stephen Fry.

We've wanted a baby for some time, that's why we decided to

buy one."

Delve Special looks at the rapidly developing new baby technology.

Presented by David Lander, with the assistance of Stephen Fry.

Studio production by Tony Robinson, Julia Hills, Stephen Frost and

Felicity Montagu.

Dramatic reconstructions by Jack Klaff, Phil Nice and Robert Bathurst.

David Lander exposes the naked truth by fearlessly whipping the towel of falsehood away and pointing.

David Lander reports on the implications of revolutionary methods of baby production. Stephen Fry stars as the spoof investigative reporter. From September 1985.

Stars Stephen Fry.

With Stephen Fry and Tony Robinson.

Starring Stephen Fry.

Presented by David Lander, with the assistance of Stephen Fry.

Studio production by Tony Robinson, Julia Hills, Stephen Frost and

Felicity Montagu.

Dramatic reconstructions by Jack Klaff, Phil Nice and Robert Bathurst.

David Lander reports on the implications of revolutionary methods of baby production.Stephen Fry stars as the spoof investigative reporter. From September 1985.

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David Lander reports on the implications of revolutionary methods of baby production. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1985.

David Lander investigates the practical and ethical implications of new methods of baby production. Starring Stephen Fry.

David Lander investigates the overall implications of new methods of baby production. With Stephen Fry and Tony Robinson.

Whose Baby? David Lander investigates the overall implications of new methods of baby production. With Stephen Fry and Tony Robinson.

David Lander reports on the implications of revolutionary methods of baby production. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1985.

David Lander investigates the practical and ethical implications of new methods of baby production. Starring Stephen Fry.

David Lander investigates the overall implications of new methods of baby production. With Stephen Fry and Tony Robinson.

Presented by David Lander with assistance from Stephen Fry.

Studio production by Tony Robinson, Julia Hills, Stephen Frost and Felicity Montague.

Dramatic reconstruction by Jack Klaff, Phil Nice and Robert Bathurst.

Researched and compiled by Tony Sarchet.

Editor: Paul Mayhew-Archer

Delve Special ran for four series from 1984 to 1987 and later transferred to TV as: This is David Lander.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 1985.

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David Lander probes MI5 in a tale of dirty tricks, purple herrings and mauve sheep.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

David Lander probes MI5 in a tale of dirty tricks, purple herrings and mauve sheep. Stars Stephen Fry as the spoof investigative journalist. From September 1985.

Presented by David Lander with assistance from Stephen Fry.

Studio production by Brenda Blethyn, Tony Robinson, Jack Klaff and Stephen Frost.

Dramatic reconstruction by Felicity Montague, Robert Bathurst and Phil Nice.

Researched and compiled by Tony Sarchet.

Editor: Paul Mayhew-Archer

Delve Special ran for four series from 1984 to 1987 and later transferred to TV as: This is David
Lander.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 1985.

Reporter David Lander investigates the worrying impact of a new food additive. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1986.

Reporter David Lander investigates the worrying impact of a new food additive. From 1986.

David Lander investigates whether a food additive causes reverse talking.

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If we are what we eat, are we a nation of headless chickens with no giblets? David Lander investigates. Episode 3 of 4.

David Lander investigates whether a food additive causes reverse talking and improper thoughts towards cows. Stars Stephen Fry. Episode 3 of 4.

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David Lander probes MI5 in a tale of dirty tricks, purple herrings and mauve sheep.

Stars Stephen Fry.

From September 1985.

David Lander investigates MI5 in a tale of dirty tricks, purple herrings and mauve sheep.

Who are the people who watch over us?

Who watches over them?

And is the media censored?

David Lander investigates.

What is the shop in XXXXX really used for and is the media censored?

Delve Special looks at the activities of our state security services, and in particular at the Ministry of Defence Research Unit at Southborough.

Presented by David Lander, with the assistance of Stephen Fry.

Studio production by Brenda Blethyn, Tony Robinson, Jack Klaff and

Stephen Frost

Dramatic reconstructions by Felicity Montagu, Robert Bathurst and Phil

Nice.

This was intended as the first episode of the series.

Who are the people who watch over us? And is the media censored? David Lander investigates.

With Stephen Fry and Brenda Blethyn.

David Lander probes MI5 in a tale of dirty tricks, purple herrings and mauve sheep. Stars Stephen Fry as the spoof investigative journalist. From September 1985.

With Stephen Fry and Brenda Blethyn.

David Lander probes MI5 in a tale of dirty tricks, purple herrings and mauve sheep. Stars Stephen Fry as the spoof investigative journalist. From September 1985.

David Lander probes MI5 in a tale of dirty tricks, purple herrings and mauve sheep. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1985.

Who are the people who watch over us? Who watches over them? And is the media censored? David Lander investigates. Episode 1 of 4.

Who are the people who watch over us? And is the media censored? David Lander investigates. Episode 1 of 4.

Who are the people who watch over us? Who watches over them? What is the shop in XXXXX really used for and is the media censored?

David Lander investigates MI5 in a tale of dirty tricks, purple herrings and mauve sheep. With Stephen Fry and Brenda Blethyn.

Meet David Lander - seeker of truth and turner of unturned stones. Starring Stephen Fry.

Seeker of truth and turner of unturned stones.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

Presented by David Lander, with the assistance of Stephen Fry.

Studio production by Brenda Blethyn, Tony Robinson, Jack Klaff and

Stephen Frost

Dramatic reconstructions by Felicity Montagu, Robert Bathurst and Phil

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

0204 LASTCity Limits1985092720050531 BT=0830 (BBC7)
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Money men can make a killing, but are they getting away with murder? David Lander probes a venture capital syndicate. Starring Stephen Fry.

Money men can make a killing, but are they getting away with murder? David Lander probes a Venture Capital Syndicate. Episode 4 of 4.

David Lander probes shady shenanigans in London's Square Mile. Stars Stephen Fry and Harry Enfield. From September 1986.

David Lander probes shady shenanigans in London's Square Mile. From September 1986.

David Lander investigates shady shenanigans in the Square Mile.

David Lander probes shady shenanigans in London's Square Mile. Stars Stephen Fry and Harry Enfield. From September 1986.

0204 LASTDouble Agent Russell Nicholson1985092720031009 (BBC7)
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Reporter David Lander interviews the notorious spy at his luxury home in Bulgaria. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1985.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

David Lander interviews a notorious double agent in his luxury home in Bulgaria.

With Stephen Fry and Brenda Blethyn.

Russell Nicholson joined MI5 in 1953.

In 1959 he joined the KGB.

David Lander presents a profile of this notorious spy and interviews him at his luxury home in Bulgaria.

Studio production by Stephen Fry assisted by Jack Klaff, Andrew Sachs,

Brenda Blethyn and Felicity Montagu

Dramatic reconstructions by Robert Bathurst and Tony Robinson.

Stars Stephen Fry.

Reporter David Lander interviews the notorious spy at his luxury home in Bulgaria. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1985.

David Lander interviews a notorious double agent in his luxury home in Bulgaria. With Stephen Fry and Brenda Blethyn.

David Lander interviews notorious double agent Russell Nicholson in his luxury home in Bulgaria. With Stephen Fry.

David Lander interviews notorious double agent Russell Nicholson in Bulgaria.Stephen Fry, Andrew Sachs and Tony Robinson star.

Studio production by Stephen Fry assisted by Jack Klaff, Andrew Sachs,

Brenda Blethyn and Felicity Montagu

Dramatic reconstructions by Robert Bathurst and Tony Robinson.

0301A Rocket For Defence1986090520031016 (BBC7)
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Reporter David Lander investigates whether we really need the new 'Sea Snake' torpedo.

Every year each British taxpayer gives £700 to the Ministry of Defence for new nuclear weapons.

Would we be better off putting an extra lock on the door and having a fortnight in Bermuda?

Presented by David Lander with assistance from Stephen Fry.

Studio production by Jack Klaff, Brenda Blethyn and Harry Enfield.

Dramatic reconstructions by Felicity Montagu, Robert Bathurst and Mark Arden.

Researched and compiled by Tony Sarchet.

Editor: Paul Mayhew-Archer

Delve Special ran for four series from 1984 to 1987 and later transferred to TV as: This is David Lander.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 1986.

Stephen Fry stars as an investigator investigating the issues that matter.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

Nuclear weapons cost the British taxpayer £700 a year.

But would we be better off with more door locks and a holiday in Bermuda?

Reporter David Lander investigates whether we really need the new 'Sea Snake' torpedo. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1986.

Reporter David Lander investigates whether we really need the new 'Sea Snake' torpedo. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1986.

Nuclear weapons cost the British taxpayer £700 a year. But would we be better off with more door locks and a holiday in Bermuda?

Nuclear weapons cost Brits £700 a year in taxes. But would we be better off with another door lock and a fortnight in Bermuda?

David Lander investigates whether we'd be better off with just another door lock and a fortnight in Bermuda? With Stephen Fry.

Nuclear weapons cost Brits £700 a year in taxes.

Stars Stephen Fry.

0301There's One Born Again Every Minute20040603 Duration=30 (BBC7)
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Intrepid reporter David Lander investigates the Sincere Repentist Church. Stars Stephen Fry and Harry Enfield. From August 1987.

Intrepid reporter David Lander investigates the Sincere Repentist Church. With Stephen Fry

David Lander looks at unorthodox religions, and in particular The Sincere Repentist Church led by Joshua Fratt.

0302Bitter Harvest20040610 BT=0830 (BBC7)
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Probing pesticides and agricultural policy - intrepid reporter David Lander asks if farming is in crisis. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1987.

Probing pesticides and agricultural policy - David Lander asks if farming is in crisis.

Probing pesticides and agricultural policy, intrepid reporter David Lander asks if farming is in crisis. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1987.

David Lander looks at factory farming, pesticides, and plumbs the depths of EEC Agricultural Policy. Stars Stephen Fry.

David Lander looks at factory farming, pesticides, and plumbs the depths of E.E.C. Agricultural Policy. Stars Stephen Fry. Episode 2 of 4.

David Lander looks at factory farming and the use of pesticides, and enters the complex world of E.E.C. Agricultural Policy.

0302Cowboys1986091220031023 (BBC7)
20040513 BT=0830 Duration=30 (BBC7)
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Reporter David Lander investigates Britain's cowboy builder

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

Reporter David Lander investigates Britain's cowboy builders. Stars Stephen Fry and Dawn French. From September 1986.

When a builder burns their house down, Ronald and Yvonne go to their solicitor.

But that's when their troubles really start.

When a builder burnt their house down, Ronald and Yvonne went to their solicitor.

But that's when their troubles really started.

David Lander investigates bungling builders - and the misfortunes of the Worthingtons.

Stars Dawn French.

Stars Stephen Fry and Dawn French.

Reporter David Lander investigates Britain's cowboy builders. Stars Stephen Fry and Dawn French. From September 1986.

Reporter David Lander investigates Britain's cowboy builders. From September 1986.

When a builder burnt their house down, Ronald and Yvonne went to their solicitor. But that's when their troubles really started.

When a builder burnt their house down, Ronald and Yvonne consulted their solicitor. It was a bad move! David Lander delves.

When a builder burns their house down, Ronald and Yvonne go to their solicitor. But that's when their troubles really start.

David Lander investigates bungling builders - and the misfortunes of the Worthingtons. Starring Stephen Fry and Dawn French.

David Lander investigates bungling builders - and the misfortunes of the Worthingtons. Starring Stephen Fry and Dawn French.

0303Food For Thought1986091920031030 (BBC7)
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There's alarm over a new chemical additive for food.

Reporter David Lander investigates the worrying impact of N7Q.

Presented by David Lander with assistance from Stephen Fry.

Studio production by Mark Arden, Julia Hills and Harry Hill.

Dramatic reconstructions by Jack Klaff, Robert Bathurst and Felicity Montagu.

Researched by Tony Sarchet.

Editor: Paul Mayhew-Archer

Delve Special ran for four series from 1984 to 1987 and later transferred to TV as: This is David Lander.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 1986.

Reporter David Lander investigates the worrying impact of a new food additive.

Stephen Fry stars as an investigator investigating the issues that matter.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

Reporter David Lander investigates the worrying impact of a new food additive. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1986.

Reporter David Lander investigates the worrying impact of a new food additive. From 1986.

If we are what we eat, are we a nation of headless chickens with no giblets?

David Lander probes the food we eat and the worry over new additive N7Q.

David Lander investigates whether a food additive causes reverse talking.

David Lander investigates whether a food additive causes reverse talking and improper thoughts towards cows.

David Lander probes MI5 in a tale of dirty tricks, purple herrings and mauve sheep. Stars Stephen Fry as the spoof investigative journalist. From September 1985.

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[BBC7 BD=20081124]

If we are what we eat, are we a nation of headless chickens with no giblets? David Lander investigates.

David Lander investigates whether a food additive causes reverse talking and improper thoughts towards cows. Stars Stephen Fry.

Stars Stephen Fry.

0303Not-so-supergrasses20050614 BT=0830 (BBC7)
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If criminals are liars, David Lander asks why the police believe crooked informers. Stars Stephen Fry.

Supergrasses are criminals. Criminals are liars. Policemen believe supergrasses. Why? David Lander investigates.

0304City Limits1986092620200903 (BBC7)The money men may be making a killing, but are they getting away with murder?

David Lander looks at the City and in particular the Rouget-Dory Venture Capital Syndicate

Presented by David Lander with assistance from Stephen Fry.

Studio production by Felicity Montagu, Jack Klaff and Robert Bathurst.

Dramatic reconstructions by Harry Enfield and Mark Arden.

Researched by Tony Sarchet.

Editor: Paul Mayhew-Archer

Delve Special ran for four series from 1984 to 1987 and later transferred to TV as: This is David Lander.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 1986.

David Lander probes shady shenanigans in London's Square Mile.

Stephen Fry stars as an investigator investigating the issues that matter.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

0304 LASTCity Limits1986092619850927
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David Lander probes shady shenanigans in London's Square Mile. Stars Stephen Fry and Harry Enfield. From September 1986.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

Money men can make a killing, but are they getting away with murder?

David Lander probes a Venture Capital Syndicate.

Starring Stephen Fry.

David Lander investigates shady shenanigans in the Square Mile.

With Stephen Fry and Harry Enfield.

Stars Stephen Fry and Harry Enfield.

David Lander probes shady shenanigans in London's Square Mile. Stars Stephen Fry and Harry Enfield. From September 1986.

Money men can make a killing, but are they getting away with murder? David Lander probes a Venture Capital Syndicate.

David Lander probes shady shenanigans in London's Square Mile. From September 1986.

Money men can make a killing, but are they getting away with murder? David Lander probes a venture capital syndicate. Starring Stephen Fry.

With Stephen Fry and Harry Enfield.

0304 LASTResurrection Of St Jerome20040624 BT=0830 (BBC7)
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20140513 (BBC7)

Reporter David Lander probes the rise and fall of Caribbean despot Felipe Delnazo. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1987.

David Lander investigates the rise and fall of Caribbean despot Felipe Delnazo. From 1987.

Intrepid reporter David Lander probes the rise and fall of Caribbean despot Felipe Delnazo. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1987.

In 1986, an uprising on the island of St Jerome ended the rule of Felipe Delnazo. David Lander examines the events that led to his fall.

In 1986, a popular uprising on the island of St. Jerome ended the despotic rule of Felipe Delnazo. David Lander investigates.

David Lander examines the 1986 popular uprising on the Caribbean island of St Jerome.

0401A Rocket For Defence1986090520200813 (BBC7)Reporter David Lander investigates whether we really need the new 'Sea Snake' torpedo.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

0401There's One Born Again Every Minute1987082820040603 (BBC7)
20040604 (BBC7)
20120321 (BBC7)
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20151013 (BBC7)
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Intrepid reporter David Lander investigates the Sincere Repentist Church.

Intrepid reporter David Lander investigates the Sincere Repentist Church. Stars Stephen Fry and Harry Enfield. From August 1987.

Intrepid reporter David Lander investigates the Sincere Repentist Church. With Stephen Fry

Intrepid reporter David Lander investigates the Sincere Repentist Church. Stars Stephen Fry and Harry Enfield. From August 1987.

David Lander looks at unorthodox religions, and in particular The Sincere Repentist Church led by Joshua Fratt.

Intrepid reporter David Lander investigates unorthodox religions, and in particular the Sincere Repentist Church led by Joshua Fratt.

Written by Tony Sarchet

Starring Stephen Fry as David Lander

With Harry Enfield, Brenda Blethyn, Robert Bathurst, Phil Nice, Jack Klaff and Felicity Montagu.

Producer: Paul Mayhew Archer

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1987.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1987.

0402Bitter Harvest1987090419870905
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Probing pesticides and agricultural policy, David Lander asks if farming is in crisis.

Probing pesticides and agricultural policy, intrepid reporter David Lander asks if farming is in crisis. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1987.

David Lander looks at factory farming, pesticides, and plumbs the depths of E.E.C.

Agricultural Policy.

David Lander looks at factory farming, pesticides, and plumbs the depths of EEC Agricultural Policy.

David Lander looks at factory farming and the use of pesticides, and enters the complex world of E.E.C.

Probing pesticides and agricultural policy - intrepid reporter David Lander asks if farming is in crisis.

Probing pesticides and agricultural policy - David Lander asks if farming is in crisis.

Probing pesticides and agricultural policy, intrepid reporter David Lander asks if farming is in crisis. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1987.

David Lander looks at factory farming, pesticides, and plumbs the depths of EEC Agricultural Policy. Stars Stephen Fry.

David Lander looks at factory farming and the use of pesticides, and enters the complex world of E.E.C. Agricultural Policy.

Investigating pesticides and agricultural policy, intrepid reporter David Lander asks if farming is in crisis.

Written by Tony Sarchet.

Starring Stephen Fry as David Lander.

With Brenda Blethyn, Robert Bathurst, Jack Klaff, Phil Nice, Phillip Pope and Julia Hills.

Producer: Paul Mayhew Archer

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1987.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1987.

0403Not-so-supergrasses1987091120081215 (BBC7)
20151027 (BBC7)
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20190417 (BBC7)
If criminals are liars, David Lander asks why the police believe crooked informers.

If criminals are liars, David Lander asks why the police believe crooked informers. Stars Stephen Fry.

Supergrasses are criminals. Criminals are liars. Policeman believe supergrasses Why?

Intrepid reporter David Lander probes the supergrass system and in particular the career of Billy ‘Stick' Adams

Written by Tony Sarchet.

Starring Stephen Fry as David Lander.

With Brenda Blethyn, Robert Bathurst, Janine Duvitski, Phillip Pope, Julia Hills, Mark Arden and Clive Mantle.

Producer: Paul Mayhew Archer

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1987.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1987.

0403The Not So Supergrasses1987091120031127 (BBC7)
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Supergrasses are criminals.

Criminals are liars.

Policemen believe supergrasses.

Why? David Lander investigates.

If criminals are liars, David Lander asks why the police believe crooked informers. Stars Stephen Fry.

If criminals are liars, David Lander asks why the police believe crooked informers. Stars Stephen Fry.

Supergrasses are criminals. Criminals are liars. Policemen believe supergrasses. Why? David Lander investigates.

If criminals are liars, David Lander asks why the police believe crooked informers.

0404 LASTResurrection Of St Jerome1987091820081222 (BBC7)
20151103 (BBC7)
20170823 (BBC7)
20190424 (BBC7)
Reporter David Lander probes the rise and fall of Caribbean despot Felipe Delnazo.

Intrepid reporter David Lander probes the rise and fall of Caribbean despot Felipe Delnazo. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1987.

Spoof report series, in which an incompetent investigator tackles various subjects

Intrepid reporter David Lander probes the extravagant lifestyle of Caribbean despot Felipe Delnazo and his wife Isabella.

Written by Tony Sarchet.

Starring Stephen Fry as David Lander.

With Brenda Blethyn, Robert Bathurst, Andrew Sachs, Phillip Pope and Mark Arden.

Producer: Paul Mayhew Archer

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1987.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1987.

0404 LASTThe Resurrection Of St Jerome1987091820031204 (BBC7)
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In 1986, a popular uprising on the island of St.

Jerome ended the despotic rule of Felipe Delnazo.

David Lander investigates.

David Lander investigates the rise and fall of Caribbean despot Felipe Delnazo.

Reporter David Lander probes the rise and fall of Caribbean despot Felipe Delnazo.

Intrepid reporter David Lander probes the rise and fall of Caribbean despot Felipe Delnazo. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1987.

Reporter David Lander probes the rise and fall of Caribbean despot Felipe Delnazo. Stars Stephen Fry. From September 1987.

David Lander investigates the rise and fall of Caribbean despot Felipe Delnazo. From 1987.

In 1986, an uprising on the island of St Jerome ended the rule of Felipe Delnazo. David Lander examines the events that led to his fall.

In 1986, a popular uprising on the island of St. Jerome ended the despotic rule of Felipe Delnazo. David Lander investigates.

David Lander examines the 1986 popular uprising on the Caribbean island of St Jerome.