Detective [Robert Barr]

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19800313]A series of 13 programmes Written by 11: Time on Their Hands

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19800327]Stories of crime and detection in London.

A series of 13 programmes Written by ROBERT BARR

13: The Pin-Up Murder (2)

Producer MARTIN FISHER

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19800527]Thirteen programmes of stories of crime and detection in London by ROBERT BARR with Ray Brooks as Detective-

Sergeant Brook Christopher Blake as Detective-Constable Maxton 1: A Bit of Tomfoolery

Producer MARTIN FISHER

Genome: [r4 Bd=19800603]A series of 13 programmes by ROBERT BARR Dewith Ray Brookstective-Sergeant Brook DeChristopher Blake tective-Constable Maxton

2: Opt ration Homecoming

Producer MARTIN FISHER

Genome: [r4 Bd=19800610]by ROBERT BARR with Ray Brooks as Detective-

Sergeant Brook Christopher Blake as Detective-Constable Maxton 3: Bedtime Story (1)

Producer MARTIN FISHER

Genome: [r4 Bd=19800617]A series of 13 programmes of stories of crime and detection in London by ROBERT BARR with Ray Brooks as De-. tective-

Sergeant Brook Christopher Blake as Detective-Constable Maxton 4: Bedtime Story (2)

Producer MARTIN FISHER

Genome: [r4 Bd=19800624]A series of 13 stories of crime and detection in London by ROBERT BARR with Ray Brooks as Detective-

Sergeant Brook Christopher Blake as Detective-Constable Maxton 5: The Bank Raid

Producer MARTIN FISHER

Genome: [r4 Bd=19800701]A series of 13programmes written by ROBERT BARR with Ray Brooks as Detective-

Sergeant Brook Christopher Blake as Detective-Constable Maxton 6: The Do-it-Yourself Job

Producer MARTIN FISHER

Genome: [r4 Bd=19800708]A series of 13 programmes Written by ROBERT BARR with 7: The Birthday Party(1)

Producer MARTIN FISHER

Genome: [r4 Bd=19800715]A series of 13 programmes. Stories of crime and detection in London

Written by ROBERT BARR with 8: The Birthday Party (2)

Producer MARTIN FISHER

Genome: [r4 Bd=19800722]A series of 13 programmes relating stories of crime and detection in London.

Written by ROBERT BARR with 9: The Coming Out Present

Producer MARTIN FISHER

(Harry Towb is a National Theatre player)

Genome: [r4 Bd=19800729]A series of 13 programmes of crime and detection in London.

Written by ROBERT BARR

10: The Legacy

Producer MARTIN FISHER

Genome: [r4 Bd=19800805]Written by ROBERT BARR with Ray Brooks as Detective-

Sergeant Brook Christopher Blake as Detective-Constable Maxton 11: Time on Their Hands

Producer MARTIN FISHER

Genome: [r4 Bd=19800812]Thirteen programmes

Written by ROBERT BARR with Ray Brooks

Detective-Sergeant Brook DeChristopher Blaketective-Constable Maxton and Maurice ColbourneDetective Chief Inspector

12: The Pin-Up Murder (1)

Producer MARTIN FISHER

Genome: [r4 Bd=19800819]The last of 13 programmes of crime and detection in London.

Written by ROBERT BARR with Ray Brooks as Detective-Sergeant Brook Christopher Blake as Detective-Constable Maxton and Maurice Colbourne as Det-Chief Insp Mannock 13: The Pin-up Murder (2) Judie JACQUELINE TONG Frank/George Catling

KEITH BUCKLEY

Bill.... JOHN HOLLIS Producer MARTIN FISHER

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How will a new young DC from Epsom cope with the mean streets of London?

4 Extra Debut. DS Dave Brook is teamed up with a young DC from Epsom. How will he cope with the mean streets of London? Stars Ray Brooks.

Detective Sergeant Dave Brook is teamed-up with young Detective Constable Maxton from sleepy Epsom. How will he cope with the mean streets of his new London patch?

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr. Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving police officer DS Dave Brook. His new side-kick is 23 year-old 'grammar school boy' DC Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

With Peter Cleall as DC Harrison, David Daker as Chief Insp. Roach and James Taylor as Dr Briggs.

Writer Robert Barr (died 1999) is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1980.

Thirteen programmes featuring stories of crime and detection in London.

Written by Robert Barr

with Ray Brooks as Detective-Sergeant Brook, Christopher Blake as Detective-Constable Maxton.

(12:55 Weather and programme news - long wave only)

Thirteen programmes of stories of crime and detection in London by ROBERT BARR with Ray Brooks as Detective-

Sergeant Brook Christopher Blake as Detective-Constable Maxton 1: A Bit of Tomfoolery

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Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook. His new side-kick is 23 year-old ‘grammar school boy' DC Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
DC Harrison …. Peter Cleall
Chief Inspector Roach …. David Daker
Harry Dean …. George Tovey
Doctor Briggs …. James Taylor
Lady Dennery …. Aimee Delamain
Mr. Stimson …. Martin Friend

Former BBC war correspondent, Robert Barr is best remembered for his work on BBC TV's ‘Z-Cars' and ‘Softly Softly'.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in January 1980

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

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Stories of crime and detection in London

A series of 13 programmes written by Robert Barr with Ray Brooks as Detective-Sergeant Brook and Christopher Blake as Detective-Constable Maxton

(12.55 Weather; programme news - long wave only)

DS Dave Brook and his new partner Max take part in a Scotland Yard operation.

DS Dave Brook and his new young partner are drafted into a Scotland Yard operation to tackle an armed gang.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr. Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving police officer DS Dave Brook. His new side-kick is 23 year-old 'grammar school boy' Detective Constable Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

With Peter Cleall as DC Harrison, David Daker as Chief Insp. Roach and Jacqueline Tong as Judie.

Writer Robert Barr (died 1999) is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1980.

DS Dave Brook and his new partner Max take part in a Scotland Yard operation, then nab a serial fraudster. Stars Ray Brooks.

A series of 13 programmes by ROBERT BARR Dewith Ray Brookstective-Sergeant Brook DeChristopher Blake tective-Constable Maxton

2: Opt ration Homecoming

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook. His side-kick is 23 year-old ‘grammar school boy' DC Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
DC Harrison …. Peter Cleall
Chief Inspector Roach …. David Daker
Chief Inspector Benbow …. Godfrey Kenton
Judie …. Jacqueline Tong
Glenville …. John Quayle
Jarman …. Timothy Carlton
Jennings …. Adrian Egan

Former BBC war correspondent, Robert Barr is best remembered for his work on BBC TV's ‘Z-Cars' and ‘Softly Softly'.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in January 1980

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Stories of crime and detection in London featuring a long-serving, ducking-and-diving Detective Sergeant and his new side-kick, a 23 year-old 'grammar school boy' Detective Constable.

CAST:

Writer Robert Barr [died 1999] is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

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DS Dave Brook confronts a notorious crime family, who seem to have all the answers.

Detective Sergeant Dave Brook confronts a notorious London crime family, who seem to have all the answers...

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving police officer DS Dave Brook. His side-kick is 23 year-old 'grammar school boy' Detective Constable Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

With David Daker as Chief Insp. Roach, Tom Bowles as Jimmy Lowrie and Michael Packer as Hughie Crerand.

Writer Robert Barr (died 1999) is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1980.

DS Dave Brook confronts a notorious crime family, who seem to have all the answers. Stars Ray Brooks and Christopher Blake.

by ROBERT BARR with Ray Brooks as Detective-

Sergeant Brook Christopher Blake as Detective-Constable Maxton 3: Bedtime Story (1)

Stories of crime and detection in London featuring a long-serving, ducking-and-diving Detective Sergeant and his new side-kick, a 23 year-old 'grammar school boy' Detective Constable.

CAST:

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
DC Harrison …. Peter Cleall
Chief Inspector Roach …. David Daker
Hughie Crerand …. Michael Packer
Jimmy Lowrie …. Tom Bowles
Station Officer …. Gordon Reid
Jane Miller …. Clare Clifford
Mr. Evans …. Philip Voss
Mrs. Stevenson …. Betty Alberge

Writer Robert Barr [died 1999] is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook. His side-kick is 23 year-old ‘grammar school boy' DC Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in January 1980.

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DS Dave Brook confronts a notorious crime family, who seem to have all the answers.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook. His side-kick is 23 year-old ‘grammar school boy' DC Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
DC Harrison …. Peter Cleall
Chief Inspector Roach …. David Daker
Hughie Crerand …. Michael Packer
Jimmy Lowrie …. Tom Bowles
Station Officer …. Gordon Reid
Jane Miller …. Clare Clifford
Mr. Evans …. Philip Voss
Mrs. Stevenson …. Betty Alberge

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in January 1980.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

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Can Detective Sergeant Dave Brook drive a wedge between two notorious crime families?

Can Detective Sergeant Dave Brook drive a wedge between two notorious crime families? Stars Ray Brooks and Christopher Blake.

As his investigation continues, can Detective Sergeant Dave Brook drive a wedge between two notorious London crime families?

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving police officer DS Dave Brook. His side-kick is 23 year-old 'grammar school boy' Detective Constable Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

With David Daker as Chief Insp. Roach, Tom Bowles as Jimmy Lowrie and Michael Packer as Hughie Crerand.

Writer Robert Barr (died 1999) is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1980.

A series of 13 programmes of stories of crime and detection in London by ROBERT BARR with Ray Brooks as De-. tective-

Sergeant Brook Christopher Blake as Detective-Constable Maxton 4: Bedtime Story (2)

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Can Detective Sergeant Dave Brook drive a wedge between two notorious crime families?

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook. His side-kick is 23 year-old ‘grammar school boy' DC Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
Chief Inspector Roach …. David Daker
Jimmy Lowrie …. Tom Bowles
Station Officer …. Gordon Reid
Hughie Crerand …. Michael Packer
Ma Lowrie …. Hilda Fennemore
Billie Sellars …. Colin Bell

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in January 1980.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

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An old-style bank raid keeps the boys busy. Will DS Brook make his date with Judie?

An old-style bank raid keeps the boys busy. Will DS Brook make his date with Judie? Stars Ray Brooks and Christopher Blake.

An old style bank raid keeps the detective duo busy. But will DS Brook manage to make his date with Judie?

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving police officer Detective Sergeant Dave Brook. His side-kick is 23 year-old 'grammar school boy' Detective Constable Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

With Peter Cleall as DC Harrison, Jacqueline Tong as Judie, James Cosmo as Collator and John Ringham as Mr Franklin.

Writer Robert Barr (died 1999) is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1980.

Stories of crime and detection in London

A series of 13 programmes Written by ROBERT BARR with Brook and Maxton

5: The Bank Raid

12.55 Weather; programme news: long wave only

A series of 13 stories of crime and detection in London by ROBERT BARR with Ray Brooks as Detective-

Sergeant Brook Christopher Blake as Detective-Constable Maxton 5: The Bank Raid

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook. His side-kick is 23 year-old ‘grammar school boy' DC Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
Chief Inspector Roach …. David Daker
DC Harrison …. Peter Cleall
Forensic Scientist …. Roger Hammond
Mr. Franklin …. John Ringham
Miss Rees …. Liza Flanagan
Collator …. James Sosmo
Matron …. Margot Boyd
Police Officer …. David Timson
Charles Owen …. John Sharp
Judie …. Jacqueline Tong
Mrs. Miller …. Julie May

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in January 1980.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Stories of crime and detection in London featuring a long-serving, ducking-and-diving Detective Sergeant and his new side-kick, a 23 year-old 'grammar school boy' Detective Constable.

CAST:

Writer Robert Barr [died 1999] is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

0106The Do-it-yourself Job1980020719800701
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Young newlywed Richard is set to do time and reform. Why risk it with a not guilty plea?

Young newlywed Richard is set to do time and reform. So why risk it with a not guilty plea? Stars Bill Nighy and Ray Brooks.

Detective Sergeant Dave Brook's tactics for recovering stolen silver ingots doesn't impress his boss. And why is a newlywed crook pleading not guilty - if he's trying to go straight?

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr. Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving police officer DS Dave Brook. His new side-kick is 23 year-old 'grammar school boy' DC Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

With Bill Nighy as Dickie Fenn, David Daker as Chief Insp. Roach, Peter Cleall as DC Harrison and Derek Francis as Peter Parsons.

Writer Robert Barr (died 1999) is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1980.

A series of 13 programmes Written by ROBERT BARR

6: The Do-it-Yourself Job

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A series of 13programmes written by ROBERT BARR with Ray Brooks as Detective-

Sergeant Brook Christopher Blake as Detective-Constable Maxton 6: The Do-it-Yourself Job

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook. His sidekick is 23-year-old ‘grammar school boy' DC Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
DC Harrison …. Peter Cleall
Chief Inspector Roach …. David Daker
Dickie Fenn.... Bill Nighy
Peter Parsons.... Derek Francis
Harry Dean.... George Tovey
Magistrate.... Brian Haines
DC Maxton.... Christopher Blake
Clerk.... Peter Baldwin

Former BBC war correspondent, Robert Barr is best remembered for his work on BBC TV's ‘Z-Cars' and ‘Softly Softly'.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 1980.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Writer Robert Barr [died 1999] is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

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Could a soiree at a high-class club be the start of an audacious heist? Brook is on it.

Could a soiree at a very high-class club be the start of an audacious heist? Brook is on it. Stars Alan Lake and Ray Brooks.

Could a swish soiree at a very high class club be the start of an audacious heist? DS Dave Brook is on it.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr. Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving police officer DS Dave Brook. His new side-kick is 23 year-old 'grammar school boy' Detective Constable Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

With David Daker as Chief Insp. Roach, Jacqueline Tong as Judie, Johnny Wade as Tommy and Alan Lake as Thorn.

Writer Robert Barr (died 1999) is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1980.

A series of 13 programmes Written by ROBERT BARR with and 7:The Birthday Party (1)

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A series of 13 programmes Written by ROBERT BARR with 7: The Birthday Party(1)

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Could a swish soiree at a very high-class club be the start of an audacious heist? DS Dave Brook is on it.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook. His sidekick is 23-year-old ‘grammar school boy' DC Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
Chief Inspector Roach …. David Daker
Tommy.... Johnny Wade
Thorn.... Alan Lake
Judie.... Jacqueline Tong
Neale.... Tony Anholt
Butler.... Danny Schiller

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 1980.

Could a soiree at a high-class club be the start of an audacious heist? Brook is on it.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr. Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving police officer DS Dave Brook. His new side-kick is 23 year-old 'grammar school boy' Detective Constable Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

With David Daker as Chief Insp. Roach, Jacqueline Tong as Judie, Johnny Wade as Tommy and Alan Lake as Thorn.

Writer Robert Barr [died 1999] is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1980.

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Detective Inspector Mannock takes charge, but is Neale really the right man?

Detective Inspector Mannock arrives to take charge of investigations into the suspicious gathering of crooks at a swish birthday party. What is Terry Neale up to?

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving police officer DS Dave Brook. His side-kick is 23 year-old 'grammar school boy' Detective Constable Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

With Maurice Colbourne as Detective Inspector Mannock, Alan Lake as Thorn and Tony Anholt as Neale.

Writer Robert Barr (died 1999) is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1980.

Detective Inspector Mannock takes charge, but is Neale really the right man? Stars Ray Brooks, Alan Lake and Maurice Colbourne.

A series of 13 programmes Written by ROBERT BARK

8: The Birthday Party (2)

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A series of 13 programmes. Stories of crime and detection in London

Written by ROBERT BARR with 8: The Birthday Party (2)

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Detective Inspector Mannock arrives to take charge of investigations into the suspicious gathering of crooks at a swish birthday party.

Just what is Terry Neale up to?

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook. His sidekick is 23-year-old ‘grammar school boy' DC Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
DI Mannock.... Maurice Colbourne
Neale.... Tony Anholt
Thorn.... Alan Lake
Barman.... Adrian Egan

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 1980.

Detective Inspector Mannock takes charge, but is Neale really the right man?

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Detective Inspector Mannock arrives to take charge of investigations into the suspicious gathering of crooks at a swish birthday party. What is Terry Neale up to?

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving police officer DS Dave Brook. His side-kick is 23 year-old 'grammar school boy' Detective Constable Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

With Maurice Colbourne as Detective Inspector Mannock, Alan Lake as Thorn and Tony Anholt as Neale.

Writer Robert Barr [died 1999] is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1980.

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A paroled villain becomes involved in a raid. DS Brook sees a way to settle an old score.

A paroled villain becomes involved in a raid. DC Brook sees a way to settle an old score.

A newly paroled villain becomes involved in a security raid. DC Brook sees a way to settle an old score. Stars Ray Brooks.

A newly paroled villain becomes involved in a security raid. Detective Sergeant Dave Brook sees a way to settle an old score.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving police officer DS Dave Brook. His side-kick is 23 year-old 'grammar school boy' Detective Constable Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

With David Daker as Chief Insp. Roach, George Tovey as Harry Dean, James Cosmo as Collator and Alan Barry as Brennan.

Writer Robert Barr (died 1999) is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1980.

Stories of crime and detection in London

A series of 13 programmes Written by ROBERT BARR and Christopher Blake as Det-Con Maxton

9: The Coming Out Present

(Harry Towb is a National Theatre player)

12.55 Weather; programme news: long wave only

A series of 13 programmes relating stories of crime and detection in London.

Written by ROBERT BARR with 9: The Coming Out Present

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook. His sidekick is 23-year-old ‘grammar school boy' DC Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
Moody.... Michael McClain
Chief Insp. Roach.... David Daker
Harry Dean.... George Tovey
Collator.... James Cosmo
Barmaid.... Jenny Twigge
Ryan.... Harry Towb
Ross.... Paul Angelis
Brennan.... Alan Barry
Police Officer.... Trevor Cooper
Police Officer.... Michael McStay

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 1980.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Writer Robert Barr [died 1999] is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

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Brook seems personally affected by a theft from a woman and Max is hauled in by their boss

DS Dave Brook seems personally affected by a theft from a young woman. Max, meanwhile, is hauled in by their boss.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving police officer Detective Sergeant Dave Brook. His side-kick is 23 year-old 'grammar school boy' Detective Constable Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

With David Daker as Chief Insp. Roach, Peter Cleall as DC Harrison, Jessie Evans as Mrs Kendall and Victoria Plucknett as Susan Graham.

Writer Robert Barr (died 1999) is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1980.

Brook seems personally affected by a theft from a young woman. Meanwhile, Max is hauled in by their boss. Stars Ray Brooks.

Stories of crime and detection in London

A series of 13 programmes Written by ROBERT BARR

10: The Legacy Chief

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A series of 13 programmes of crime and detection in London.

Detective Sergeant Dave Brook seems personally affected by a theft from a young woman.

Max, meanwhile, is hauled in by their boss...

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook. His sidekick is 23-year-old ‘grammar school boy' DC Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
DC Harrison …. Peter Cleall
Chief Inspector Roach …. David Daker
Mrs Kendall.... Jessie Evans
Billie Sellars.... Roy Holder
Susan Graham.... Victoria Plucknett
Tommy.... Johnny Wade

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 1980.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Writer Robert Barr [died 1999] is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

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Teamwork with Morgan 'the Mighty' means a chance for DS Brook to score a personal victory.

Teamwork with Morgan 'the Mighty' means the chance for DS Brook to score a personal victory on a night job. Stars Ray Brooks.

Teamwork with DS 'Morgan the Mighty' means a chance for DS Dave Brook to score a personal victory on a night job.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr. Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving police officer DS Dave Brook. His new side-kick is 23 year-old 'grammar school boy' DC Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

With Peter Cleall as DC Harrison, Godfrey Morgan as DS Morgan and Norma Ronald as Meg.

Writer Robert Barr (died 1999) is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1980.

A series of 13 programmes Written by 11: Time on Their Hands

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Written by ROBERT BARR with Ray Brooks as Detective-

Sergeant Brook Christopher Blake as Detective-Constable Maxton 11: Time on Their Hands

Writer Robert Barr [died 1999] is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook. His sidekick is 23-year-old ‘grammar school boy' DC Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
DC Harrison …. Peter Cleall
Meg.... Norma Ronald
Keller.... David Kelly
DS Morgan.... Godfrey Morgan
Paddy.... Vass Anderson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 1980.

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More teamwork for Brook as Mannock returns to ask for his help keeping a stripper safe.

More teamwork for Brook as Mannock returns to ask for his help keeping a stripper safe. Stars Ray Brooks and Maurice Colbourne.

Chief Inspector Mannock returns to co-opt DS Dave Brook into keeping a stripper safe from harm.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr. Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving police officer DS Dave Brook. His side-kick is 23 year-old 'grammar school boy' Detective Constable Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

With Maurice Colbourne as Chief Inspector Mannock, Peter Cleall as DC Harrison, Liz Gebhardt as Kate Ryan and Carol Hawkins as Cindy.

Writer Robert Barr (died 1999) is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1980.

A series of 13 programmes Written by ROBERT BARR

12: The Pin-Up Murder (1)

12.55 Weather; programme news: long wave only

Thirteen programmes

Written by ROBERT BARR with Ray Brooks

Detective-Sergeant Brook DeChristopher Blaketective-Constable Maxton and Maurice ColbourneDetective Chief Inspector

Writer Robert Barr [died 1999] is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook. His sidekick is 23-year-old ‘grammar school boy' DC Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
DC Harrison …. Peter Cleall
DI Mannock.... Maurice Colbourne
Cindy.... Carol Hawkins
Kate Ryan.... Liz Gebhardt
Doctor.... David Strong

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 1980.

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More teamwork for Brook as Mannock returns to ask for his help keeping a stripper safe.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

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Brook stands to lose Judie's respect if he can't make their anniversary, but duty calls.

DS Dave Brook stands to lose Judie's respect if he can't make their anniversary, but duty is calling him.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving police officer DS Dave Brook. His side-kick is 23 year-old 'grammar school boy' Detective Constable Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

With Maurice Colbourne as Detective Inspector Mannock, Jacqueline Tong as Judie and Keith Buckley as Frank & George.

Writer Robert Barr (died 1999) is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1980.

Writer Robert Barr [died 1999] is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook. His sidekick is 23-year-old ‘grammar school boy' DC Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
DI Mannock.... Maurice Colbourne
Frank Catling.... Keith Buckley
George Catling.... Keith Buckley
Judie.... Jacqueline Tong
Bill.... John Hollis

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 1980.

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Brook stands to lose Judy's respect if he can't make their anniversary, but duty calls.

Brook stands to lose Judy's respect if he can't make their anniversary, but duty calls. Stars Ray Brooks and Maurice Colbourne.

Stories of crime and detection in London.

A series of 13 programmes Written by ROBERT BARR

13: The Pin-Up Murder (2)

Producer MARTIN FISHER

12.55 Weather: programme news: long wave only

The last of 13 programmes of crime and detection in London.

Written by ROBERT BARR with Ray Brooks as Detective-Sergeant Brook Christopher Blake as Detective-Constable Maxton and Maurice Colbourne as Det-Chief Insp Mannock 13: The Pin-up Murder (2) Judie JACQUELINE TONG Frank/George Catling

KEITH BUCKLEY

Bill....JOHN HOLLIS Producer MARTIN FISHER

Brook stands to lose Judie's respect if he can't make their anniversary, but duty calls.

DS Dave Brook stands to lose Judie's respect if he can't make their anniversary, but duty is calling him.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving police officer DS Dave Brook. His side-kick is 23 year-old 'grammar school boy' Detective Constable Blair Maxton, played by Christopher Blake.

With Maurice Colbourne as Detective Inspector Mannock, Jacqueline Tong as Judie and Keith Buckley as Frank and George.

Writer Robert Barr (died 1999) is probably best remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1980.

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Brook stands to lose Judie's respect if he can't make their anniversary, but duty calls.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

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Is a quiet student all he seems? What about Mr Carson's missing scrap?

4 Extra Debut. Detective Sergeant Dave Brook is back. Is a quiet student all he seems? What about Mr Carson's missing scrap? Stars Ray Brooks.

A robbery from a scrap merchant turns out to be a far from straightforward case - and a 'quiet' student proves to be anything but...

Detective Sergeant Dave Brook is back on the beat.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook with Christopher Blake as his assistant, Detective Constable Blair Maxton.

With Peter Cleall as Detective Constable Harrison, Jacqueline Tong as Judy, Betty Alberge as Mrs Brown, Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach, Tony Caunter as Carson and Nicholas Courtney as Inspector Stevens.

Writer Robert Barr is well remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1982.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr featuring long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook and his assistant, Detective Constable Blair Maxton.

CAST:

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
Peter Cleall as Detective Constable Harrison
Judy ….Jacqueline Tong
Mrs Brown …. Betty Alberge
Chief Inspector Roach …. Stephen Yardley
Carson …. Tony Caunter
Inspector Stevens ….Nicholas Courtney

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Brook finds himself pursuing a pair of students and fighting for a share of resources.

DS Dave Brook finds himself pursuing a pair of foolish students and fighting for a share of police resources. Stars Ray Brooks.

Detective Sergeant Dave Brook finds himself pursuing a pair of foolish students - and fighting for a share of police resources.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook with Christopher Blake as his assistant, Detective Constable Blair Maxton.

With Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach, Peter Cleall as Detective Constable Harrison, Jacqueline Tong as Judy, John Judd as Detective Sergeant Kelly, Emily Morgan as Anna, Gary Cady as Clark and Stephen Garlick as Drayton.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1982.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr featuring long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook and his assistant, Detective Constable Blair Maxton.

CAST:

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
Chief Inspector Roach …. Stephen Yardley
DC Harrison …. Peter Cleall
Judy ….Jacqueline Tong
DS Kelly …. John Judd
Anna …. Emily Morgan
Clark …. Gary Cady
Drayton …. Stephen Garlick

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The tension is showing between Dave Brook and Sam Kelly. Meanwhile Anna asks for help.

The tension is showing between Dave Brook and Sam Kelly. Meanwhile Anna asks for help. Can she be trusted? Starring Ray Brooks.

Tension between DS Dave Brook and DS Sam Kelly is showing. Meanwhile Anna asks for help. Can she be trusted?

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook with Christopher Blake as his assistant, Detective Constable Blair Maxton.

With Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach, Peter Cleall as Detective Constable Harrison, Jacqueline Tong as Judy, John Judd as Detective Sergeant Kelly, Emily Morgan as Anna, Stephen Garlick as PC Anderson, Gary Cady as Clark and David Milner as Jenkins.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1982.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr featuring long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook and his assistant, Detective Constable Blair Maxton.

CAST:

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
Chief Inspector Roach …. Stephen Yardley
DC Harrison …. Peter Cleall
Judy ….Jacqueline Tong
DS Kelly …. John Judd
Anna …. Emily Morgan
PC Anderson …. Stephen Garlick
Clark …. Gary Cady
Jenkins …. David Milner

0204Contract To Kill1982040620140828 (BBC7)
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Maxton finds himself in line for a promotion while Brook gets a visit from a mystery woman

DC Maxton finds himself in line for a possible promotion, while DS Brook gets a visit from a mystery woman...

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook with Christopher Blake as his assistant, Detective Constable Blair Maxton.

With Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach, Peter Cleall as Detective Constable Harrison, Jacqueline Tong as Judy, John Judd as Detective Sergeant Kelly, Emily Morgan as Anna, Deidre Costello as Tessa Mitchell, Roy Holder as Ronald Blake and Steve Hodson as the Desk Sergeant.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1982.

Maxton finds himself in line for a possible promotion, while Brook gets a visit from a mystery woman. Starring Ray Brooks.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr featuring long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook and his assistant, Detective Constable Blair Maxton.

CAST:

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
Chief Inspector …. Stephen Yardley
DC Harrison …. Peter Cleall
Judy ….Jacqueline Tong
DS Kelly …. John Judd
Anna …. Emily Morgan
Tessa Mitchell …. Deidre Costello
Ronald Blake …. Roy Holder
Desk Sergeant ….Steve Hodson

0205Four Faces Of Crime1982041320140829 (BBC7)
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Brook and Harrison meet the eccentric Mr Parsons, while a meat axe murder is investigated.

DS Brook and DC Harrison meet the eccentric Mr Parsons. Meanwhile a gruesome meat axe murder is investigated...

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook with Christopher Blake as his assistant, Detective Constable Blair Maxton.

With Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach, Peter Cleall as Detective Constable Harrison, Jacqueline Tong as Judy, Derek Francis as Peter Parsons and Johnny Wade as Tommy.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1982.

Brook and Harrison meet the eccentric Mr Parsons. Meanwhile, a gruesome meat axe murder is investigated. Starring Ray Brooks.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr featuring long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook and his assistant, Detective Constable Blair Maxton.

CAST:

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
Chief Inspector Roach …. Stephen Yardley
DC Harrison …. Peter Cleall
Judy …. Jacqueline Tong
Peter Parsons … Derek Francis
Tommy …. Johnny Wade

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Dave and Max track another missing person, but is Brook imagining the connections?

Detective Sergeant Dave Brook investigates another missing person, but is he seeing connections where there are none?

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook with Christopher Blake as his assistant, Detective Constable Blair Maxton.

With Peter Cleall as Detective Constable Harrison, Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach, William Booker as Michael Kemp, Keith Drinkel as Mr Kemp and David Lodge as Charles.

Writer Robert Barr is well remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1982.

Dave and Max investigate another missing person, but is Brook seeing connections where there are none? Starring Ray Brooks.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

CAST:

DS Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
DC Harrison …. Peter Cleall
Chief Inspector Roach …. Stephen Yardley
Michael Kemp …. William Booker
Mr Kemp …. Keith Drinkel
Charles …. David Lodge

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Brook gets a tip off, and the mystery of Kemp's missing wife becomes more and more complex

Detective Sergeant Dave Brook gets a tip off from Tessa, and the mystery of Kemp's missing wife gets more and more complex...

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook with Christopher Blake as his assistant, Detective Constable Blair Maxton.

With Jacqueline Tong as Judy, Keith Drinkel as Mr Kemp, Deirdre Costello as Tessa Mitchell and Jill Lidstone as Mary.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1982.

Brook gets a tip off from Tessa, and the mystery of Kemp's missing wife becomes more and more complex. Starring Ray Brooks.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

CAST:

DS Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
Judy …. Jacqueline Tong
Mr Kemp …. Keith Drinkel
Tessa Mitchell …. Deirdre Costello
Mary …. Jill Lidstone

Writer Robert Barr is well remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

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Stolen goods pre-occupy the team. Just as the trail has gone cold, developments arrive.

Stolen goods and warehouses pre-occupy Detective Sergeant Dave Brook and DC Maxton. Just as the Kemp trail has gone cold, there's a fresh lead.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving DS Dave Brook with Christopher Blake as his assistant, Detective Constable Blair Maxton.

With Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach, Peter Cleall as Detective Constable Harrison, Philip Talbot as Fred Rees, Tony Steedman as Roy Howard and Spencer Banks as George.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1982.

Stolen goods and warehouses pre-occupy the team. Just as the Kemp trail has gone cold, developments arrive. Stars Ray Brooks.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Warehouses and stolen goods pre-occupy Detective Sergeant Dave Brook and DC Maxton. Just as the Kemp trail has gone cold, there's a fresh lead.

CAST:

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
Chief Inspector Roach …. Stephen Yardley
DC Harrison …. Peter Cleall
Fred Rees …. Philip Talbot
Roy Howard …. Tony Steedman
George …. Spencer Banks

Writer Robert Barr is well remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

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In the wake of their discovery, Brook and Max collate together everything they've learned.

In the wake of their discovery, DS Brook and DC Maxton collect together everything they've learned, and talk to Kemp.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving Detective Sergeant Dave Brook with Christopher Blake as his assistant, Detective Constable Blair Maxton.

With Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach, Garard Green as Mott, Haydn Wood as Sergeant Lindsey and Keith Drinkel as Mr Kemp.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1982.

In the wake of their discovery, Brook and Max collate together everything they have learned and talk to Kemp. Stars Ray Brooks.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

CAST:

DS Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
Chief Inspector Roach …. Stephen Yardley
Mott …. Garard Green
Sergeant Lindsey …. Haydn Wood
Mr Kemp ….Keith Drinkel

Writer Robert Barr is well remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

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Brook and Max get moving on the Kemp case. Meanwhile, the Clark case reopens.

DS Dave Brook and DC Blair Maxton get moving on the Kemp case, but are they too late...?

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving Detective Sergeant Dave Brook with Christopher Blake as his assistant, Detective Constable Blair Maxton.

With Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach, Peter Cleall as Detective Constable Harrison, Jacqueline Tong as Judy, John Judd as Detective Sergeant Kelly, Tony Caunter as Carson and Gary Cady as James Clark.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1982.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

DS Dave Brook and DC Blair Maxton get moving on the Kemp case, but are they too late?

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

CAST:

DS Dave Brook …. Ray Brooks
DC Blair Maxton …. Christopher Blake
Chief Inspector Roach …. Stephen Yardley
DC Harrison …. Peter Cleall
Judy …. Jacqueline Tong
DS Kelly …. John Judd
Carson …. Tony Caunter
James Clark …. Gary Cady

Writer Robert Barr is well remembered for his work on BBC TV's 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1982.

Brook and Max get moving on the Kemp case. Meanwhile, the Clark case reopens.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

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Brook and Max get moving on the Kemp case. Meanwhile, the Clark case reopens.

Brook and Max get moving on the Kemp case, but they could be too late. Meanwhile, the Clark case reopens. Starring Ray Brooks.

DS Dave Brook and DC Blair Maxton get moving on the Kemp case, but are they too late...?

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving Detective Sergeant Dave Brook with Christopher Blake as his assistant, Detective Constable Blair Maxton.

With Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach, Peter Cleall as Detective Constable Harrison, Jacqueline Tong as Judy, John Judd as Detective Sergeant Kelly, Tony Caunter as Carson and Gary Cady as James Clark.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1982.

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A suspect in an armed London hold-up asks to see Detective Sergeant Brook.

A suspect in an armed London hold up asks to see Detective Sergeant Brook - and new assistant Tully arrives and is plunged straight into the sharp end of police work.

Starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook and Stephen Garlick as Detective Constable Tully.

More tough stories of crime and detection in London written by Robert Barr.

Robert Barr also wrote TV scripts for the BBC's Z Cars and Softly Softly. He was also a prize-winning TV producer.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast weekly on BBC Radio 2 in June 1984.

By Robert Barr.

A suspect in an armed London hold-up asks to see Detective Sergeant Brook, and new assistant Tully arrives. Stars Ray Brooks.

4 Extra Debut. A suspect in an armed London hold-up asks to see Detective Sergeant Brook, and new assistant Tully arrives. Stars Ray Brooks.

0301The Trap1984062720130425 (BBC7)
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A suspect in an armed London hold-up asks to see Detective Sergeant Brook.

A suspect in an armed London hold up asks to see Detective Sergeant Brook - and new assistant Tully arrives and is plunged straight into the sharp end of police work.

Starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook and Stephen Garlick as Detective Constable Tully.

More tough stories of crime and detection in London written by Robert Barr.

Robert Barr also wrote TV scripts for the BBC's Z Cars and Softly Softly. He was also a prize-winning TV producer.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast weekly on BBC Radio 2 in June 1984.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

By Robert Barr.

A suspect in an armed London hold-up asks to see Detective Sergeant Brook, and new assistant Tully arrives. Stars Ray Brooks.

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Brook and Tully have unfinished business with a crook. Can he be caught before he flees?

Brook and Tully have unfinished business with a dangerous crook. Can he be caught before he flees the country?

Starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook and Stephen Garlick as Detective Constable Tully.

More tough stories of crime and detection in London written by Robert Barr.

Robert Barr also wrote TV scripts for the BBC's Z Cars and Softly Softly. He was also a prize-winning TV producer.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast weekly on BBC Radio 2 in June 1984.

First broadcast weekly on BBC Radio 2 in June 1984.

Brook and Tully have unfinished business with a dangerous crook. Can he be caught before he flees the country? Crime thriller stars Ray Brooks.

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Brook and Tully have unfinished business with a crook. Can he be caught before he flees?

Brook and Tully have unfinished business with a dangerous crook. Can he be caught before he flees the country?

Starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook and Stephen Garlick as Detective Constable Tully.

More tough stories of crime and detection in London written by Robert Barr.

Robert Barr also wrote TV scripts for the BBC's Z Cars and Softly Softly. He was also a prize-winning TV producer.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast weekly on BBC Radio 2 in June 1984.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Brook and Tully have unfinished business with a dangerous crook. Can he be caught before he flees the country? Crime thriller stars Ray Brooks.

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Brook and Tully must sound out their snouts to try and recapture £200,000 of stolen goods.

Brook and Tully must sound out their snouts to try and recapture £200,000 of stolen electrical goods.

Starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook and Stephen Garlick as Detective Constable Tully.

More tough stories of crime and detection in London written by Robert Barr.

Robert Barr also wrote TV scripts for the BBC's Z Cars and Softly Softly. He was also a prize-winning TV producer.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast weekly on BBC Radio 2 in July 1984.

Brook and Tully must sound out their snouts to try and recapture £200,000 of stolen electrical goods. Stars Ray Brooks.

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Brook and Tully must sound out their snouts to try and recapture £200,000 of stolen goods.

Brook and Tully must sound out their snouts to try and recapture £200,000 of stolen electrical goods.

Starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook and Stephen Garlick as Detective Constable Tully.

More tough stories of crime and detection in London written by Robert Barr.

Robert Barr also wrote TV scripts for the BBC's Z Cars and Softly Softly. He was also a prize-winning TV producer.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast weekly on BBC Radio 2 in July 1984.

Brook and Tully must sound out their snouts to try and recapture \u00a3200,000 of stolen goods.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

Brook and Tully must sound out their snouts to try and recapture £200,000 of stolen electrical goods. Stars Ray Brooks.

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Tully and his boss learn you can't always believe what people tell you.

Tully and his boss learn you can't always believe what people tell you, and you can't always win.

Starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook, Stephen Garlick as Detective Constable Tully and Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach.

More tough stories of crime and detection in London written by Robert Barr.

Robert Barr also wrote TV scripts for the BBC's Z Cars and Softly Softly. He was also a prize-winning TV producer.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast weekly on BBC Radio 2 in July 1984.

This time, Tully and his boss learn you can't always believe what people tell you, and you can't always win. Stars Ray Brooks.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

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Reclusive Joan is found dead, but Brook and Tully wonder how solitary her life really was.

Starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook, Stephen Garlick as Detective Constable Tully and Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach.

More tough stories of crime and detection in London written by Robert Barr.

Robert Barr also wrote TV scripts for the BBC's Z Cars and Softly Softly. He was also a prize-winning TV producer.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast weekly on BBC Radio 2 in July 1984.

Reclusive Joan is found dead, but Brook and Tully wonder how solitary her life really was. Stars Ray Brooks and Stephen Garlick.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

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A harrowing attack on a child means uncomfortable questions about justice.

A harrowing attack on a child means uncomfortable questions about justice. Meanwhile, who robs the robbers?

Starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook, Stephen Garlick as Detective Constable Tully and Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach.

More tough stories of crime and detection in London written by Robert Barr.

Robert Barr also wrote TV scripts for the BBC's Z Cars and Softly Softly. He was also a prize-winning TV producer.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast weekly on BBC Radio 2 in August 1984.

A harrowing attack on a child means uncomfortable questions about justice. Meanwhile, who robs the robbers? Stars Ray Brooks.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

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Tully is rather taken with a new informant who might help them catch Steve Mason.

Tully is rather taken with a new informant who might help them catch Steve Mason. Can she be trusted though?

Starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook, Stephen Garlick as Detective Constable Tully and Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach.

More tough stories of crime and detection in London written by Robert Barr.

Robert Barr also wrote TV scripts for the BBC's Z Cars and Softly Softly. He was also a prize-winning TV producer.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast weekly on BBC Radio 2 in August 1984.

Tully is rather taken with a new informant who might help them catch Steve Mason. Can she be trusted, though? Stars Ray Brooks.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

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The sad death of three teenagers is soon overshadowed when an escaped prisoner strikes closer to home. Stars Ray Brooks.

The sad death of three teenagers is soon overshadowed when an escaped prisoner strikes.

Starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook, Stephen Garlick as Detective Constable Tully and Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach.

More tough stories of crime and detection in London written by Robert Barr.

Robert Barr also wrote TV scripts for the BBC's Z Cars and Softly Softly. He was also a prize-winning TV producer.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast weekly on BBC Radio 2 in August 1984.

First broadcast weekly on BBC Radio 2 in August 1984.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

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DS Brook and his colleagues suspect a major blag is on the cards.

Thrillers starring Detective Sergeant Dave Brook, as played by Ray Brooks.

When heavies from different firms gather, DS Brook and his colleagues suspect a major blag is on the cards.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving Detective Sergeant Dave Brook with his new partner, Detective Constable Tully played by Stephen Garlick.

With Peter Cleall as DS Harrison, Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach, David Simeon as DS Dean, David Sinclair as Inspector Wade, Trevor Nichols as Steve and Bernard Brown as the Commander.

Writer Robert Barr is best remembered for his work on BBC TV's crime serials 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1985.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

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A series of brutal attacks follows the death of a crime lord.

Thrillers starring Detective Sergeant Dave Brook, as played by Ray Brooks.

DS Brook investigates a series of brutal attacks after the death of a local crime lord whose ill-gotten gains go missing...

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving Detective Sergeant Dave Brook with his new partner, Detective Constable Tully played by Stephen Garlick.

With Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach, Brian Croucher as Paul Garratt, David Garth as Mr Finch, Robin Summers as Tommy, David Sinclair as Mr Wilkins, Trevor Nichols as Tony Peters and Clive Panto as Tommy Adler.

Writer Robert Barr is best remembered for his work on BBC TV's crime serials 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1985.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

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DS Brook is obliged to assist The Sweeny, but he is troubled by their plans for the raid.

Thrillers starring Detective Sergeant Dave Brook, as played by Ray Brooks.

DS Brook is obliged to assist 'The Sweeney' flying squad - but he's troubled by plans for the operation.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving Detective Sergeant Dave Brook with his new partner, Detective Constable Tully played by Stephen Garlick.

With Peter Cleall as DS Harrison, Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach, Peter Childs as DS Tommy Miller, Anthony Jackson as DS Phil Allen and Gwen Cherrell as Mrs Collins,

Writer Robert Barr is best remembered for his work on BBC TV's crime serials 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1985.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

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DC Tully arrests a man who claims to be innocent. Then why does he refuse to talk?

Thrillers starring Detective Sergeant Dave Brook, as played by Ray Brooks.

DC Tully arrests a man behaving suspiciously. If - as he claims - he's innocent then why does he refuse to talk..?

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving Detective Sergeant Dave Brook with his new partner, Detective Constable Tully played by Stephen Garlick.

With Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach, Tim Roth as Ferris, Timothy Carlton as Rennie, Ellen McIntosh as Mrs Graham, Bernard Brown as PC Edwards, Trevor Nichols as Jailer and Graham Blockey as the PC.

Writer Robert Barr is best remembered for his work on BBC TV's crime serials 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1985.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

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A local villain says he is going straight and wants to turn informant.

Thrillers starring Detective Sergeant Dave Brook, as played by Ray Brooks.

A local villain tells DS Brook that he's going straight and wants to turn informant on some planned break-ins...

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving Detective Sergeant Dave Brook with his new partner, Detective Constable Tully played by Stephen Garlick.

With Peter Cleall as DS Harrison, Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach, Johnny Wade as Joe Harper and Christopher Douglas as DS Rigby.

Writer Robert Barr is best remembered for his work on BBC TV's crime serials 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1985.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

0406A Bit Of Forensic2018100820181009 (BBC7)Will a villain, caught out by forensic evidence, shop the other members of his gang?

Thrillers starring Detective Sergeant Dave Brook, as played by Ray Brooks.

Caught out when forensic evidence is found in a getaway car, will a villain opt to shop the other gang members?

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving Detective Sergeant Dave Brook with his partner, Detective Constable Tully played by Stephen Garlick.

With Peter Cleall as DS Harrison, Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach, Mike Grady as Eddie Dean, Ian Brimble as Keller, Jenny Funnell as the Lab Assistant, Peter Acre as Steve Gray, Helena Breck as Mrs Pearce and Brian Smith as DC Knowles.

Writer Robert Barr is best remembered for his work on BBC TV's crime serials 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1985.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

0407The Windfall2018100920181010 (BBC7)A woman asks DS Brook for advice when her uncle leaves her money in his will.

Thrillers starring Detective Sergeant Dave Brook, as played by Ray Brooks.

A woman asks DS Brook for advice when her down-and-out uncle leaves her a large amount of money in his will...

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving Detective Sergeant Dave Brook with his new partner, Detective Constable Tully played by Stephen Garlick.

With Peter Cleall as DS Harrison, Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach, Jill Lidstone as Mary, David Milner as Lawrence Yates, Narissa Knights as Mrs Yates, John Forbes-Robertson as Mr Winton, Peter Acre as Mr Watkins and Brian Smith as Mr Blackett.

Writer Robert Barr is best remembered for his work on BBC TV's crime serials 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1985.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.

0408 LASTOn The Run2018101020181011 (BBC7)Brook and Tully have an armed robbery, a shoot-out and a five year-old murder to solve.

Thrillers starring Detective Sergeant Dave Brook, as played by Ray Brooks.

An armed robbery, a shoot-out and a five-year-old murder to solve - all in a day's work for DS Brook and DC Tully.

Stories of crime and detection in London by Robert Barr.

Starring Ray Brooks as long-serving, ducking-and-diving Detective Sergeant Dave Brook with his new partner, Detective Constable Tully played by Stephen Garlick.

With Peter Cleall as DS Harrison, Stephen Yardley as Chief Inspector Roach, Garard Green as Mr Latimer, Ian Brimble as Steve Lockett, Robin Summers as Tommy, Brian Smith as Chief Inspector Williams, Colin Starkey as DS Mercer, Peter Acre as Richard and Helena Breck as Sandra.

Writer Robert Barr is best remembered for his work on BBC TV's crime serials 'Z-Cars' and 'Softly Softly'.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1985.

Stories of crime and detection in London starring Ray Brooks as Detective Sergeant Brook.