Events At Black Tor, The [Roy Clarke]

A policeman and a priest team up to defy a devil-worshipping sect on the moors

Episodes

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01Such As Sit In Darkness1968041820170113 (BBC7)
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PC Jamie has been posted, with his wife Pam, to the Yorkshire Moors.

But far from the quiet life they're expecting - the arrival of a mysterious letter sparks a terrifying chain of events and their first encounter with the powers of evil...

Roy Clarke's six-part serial directed by Alan Ayckbourn.

Stars Juliet Cooke as Pam, Brian Peck as Jamie, James Beck as Sergeant, Bob Grant as Probert and Heather Stoney as the Radio Voice.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in April 1968.

A policeman and his wife face the powers of evil on the Yorkshire Moors.

A serial in six parts by Roy Clarke

1: Such as Sit in Darkness

Produced by ALAN AYCKBOURN

02The Unquiet Dead1968042219680425
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20170117 (BBC7)
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Father Probert suspects a sect of devil worshippers have committed murder.

After their brush with violent death, Jamie and Father Probert find further evidence of the forces of darkness.

The arrival of a mysterious letter has sparked a terrifying chain of events on the Yorkshire Moor for policeman Jamie and wife Pam.

Roy Clarke's six-part serial directed by Alan Ayckbourn.

Stars Juliet Cooke as Pam, Brian Peck as Jamie, Bob Grant as Probert, James Beck as the Sergeant, Robert Wallace as the Vicar, Ella Atkinson as Maggie and Laurence Bould as the Coroner.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in April 1968.

A serial in six parts by Roy Clarke

2: The Unquiet Dead

Father Probert, op., enlists Jamie's help in tracking down a eect of devil worshippers. Their chief informant, a poacher named Sanderson. is later found dead

Produced by ALAN AYCKBOURN

Part 3: Thursday, 7.45 p.m.

03The Fires Of Hell1968042519680429
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20170118 (BBC7)
20210304 (BBC7)
20210305 (BBC7)
Jamie investigates the local undertaker, who he follows as far as a lonely farmhouse.

Jamie and Probert meet fresh terrors - and Pam is in danger of her life.

The terrifying chain of events continue on the Yorkshire Moor for policeman Jamie and wife Pam.

Roy Clarke's six-part serial directed by Alan Ayckbourn.

Stars Juliet Cooke as Pam, Brian Peck as Jamie, Bob Grant as Probert and Colin Edwynn as Brown.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in April 1968.

A serial in six parts by Roy Clarke

3: The Fires of Hell

Convinced that Sanderson was murdered, Jamie and Probert's enquiries lead them to suspect Brown, the local undertaker, whom they follow as far as a lonely farmhouse. There they make a grisly discovery - Produced by ALAN AYCKBOURN

Convinced that Sanderson was murdered, Jamie and Probert's enquiries lead them to suspect Brown, the local undertaker, whom they follow as far as a lonely farmhouse. There they make a grisly discovery....

04The Hounds Of Hell1968042919680502
20170118 (BBC7)
20170119 (BBC7)
20210305 (BBC7)
20210306 (BBC7)

Jamie and Probert investigate the mysterious fire burning on Black Tor.

The police move in - and Pam, Jamie and Probert are trapped - as the terrifying chain of evil events continues on the Yorkshire Moor.

Roy Clarke's six-part serial directed by Alan Ayckbourn.

Stars Juliet Cooke as Pam, Brian Peck as Jamie, Bob Grant as Probert, James Beck as the Sergeant and Harry Markham as the Tramp.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in April 1968.

A serial in six parts by Roy Clarke

While Jamie and Probert were investigating tre mysterious fire burning on Black Tor, Pam has been subjected to a nightmare

4: The Hounds of Hell

Produced by ALAN AYCKBOURN

Port 5: Thursday, 7.45 p.m

05The Things That Emerge With The Dark1968050219680506
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20210308 (BBC7)
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The police stage a full-investigation, but Jamie is still in danger.

Despite a full-scale police investigation being underway into chain of chilling events, Jamie is still facing danger...

Roy Clarke's six-part serial directed by Alan Ayckbourn.

Stars Juliet Cooke as Pam, Brian Peck as Jamie, Bob Grant as Probert, James Beck as the Sergeant, David Mahlowe as the Superintendent, Ronald Harvi as the Chief Inspector, Douglas Fielding as Spider One, John Nettles as Spider Two and Colin Bell as Spider Three.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in May 1968.

A serial in six parts by Roy Clarke

Despite the fact that there Is now a full-scale police investigation, Jamie is still in some danger. He, Pam, and Probert are trapped in his cottage...

5: The Things that Emerge with the Dark

Produced by Alan Ayckbourn

Part 6: next Monday, 7.45 p.m.

06 LASTThe Deepest Dark1968050619680509
20170120 (BBC7)
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20210309 (BBC7)
20210310 (BBC7)

As the sect begin their ceremony, the police move in. As Jamie moves closer, he recognises one of the worshippers in the firelight...

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in May 1968.

As the sect's ceremony begins, Jamie recognises one of the worshippers.

A serial in six parts by Roy Clarke

6: The Deepest Dark

As the sect begin their ceremony the police move in. As Jamie moves closer he recognises one of the worshippers in the firelight. It is Pam...

Theme music composed and played by TREVOR HOLROYD

Produced by Alan Ayckbourn

Roy Clarke's six-part serial directed by Alan Ayckbourn.

Stars Juliet Cooke as Pam, Brian Peck as Jamie, Bob Grant as Probert, James Beck as the Sergeant, David Mahlowe as the Superintendent, Colin Edwynn as Brown and John Nettles as Palmer.