Guards! Guards!

Terry Pratchet's story of dragons, an heir to the defunct throne of Ankh-Morpork and a conspiracy.

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The city of Ankh-Morpork is under threat from a 60ft fire-breathing dragon. Can the city's Night Watch save the day?

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Can a stolen library book lead to the reinvention of dragons?

Ankh-Morpork, the elucidated brethren of Ebon Night have turned their hands to magic. When Zebbo Mooty is mysteriously vaporised in an alley, Captain Vimes of the watch, knows it's time to act.

Can a stolen library book lead to the reinvention of dragons?

First published in 1989, the 8th of Terry's Pratchett's comic fantasy stories set on Discworld.

Starring Martin Jarvis as the Narrator, John Wood as Captain Vimes, Melvyn Hayes as Nobby, Stephen Thorne as Sergeant Colon, Robert Gwilym as Carrot, Crawford Logan as the Landlord, Brett Usher as Supreme GrandMaster, Jeff Nuttall as Brother Doorkeeper, Michael Roberts as Brother Fingers and Death as Himself.

Dramatised in six parts by Michael Butt.

Director: John Taylor

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2004.

Can a stolen library book lead to the reinvention of dragons?

Can a stolen library book lead to the reinvention of dragons? Comic fantasy with Martin Jarvis, John Wood and Melvyn Hayes.

Could a stolen library book lead to the reinvention of dragons? Narrated by Martin Jarvis.

Could a stolen library book lead to the reinvention of dragons? Martin Jarvis narrates Terry Pratchett's comic fantasy.

The city of Ankh-Morpork is under threat from a 60 foot fire-breathing dragon.

can the city's night watch save the day?

The city of Ankh-Morpork is under threat from a 60ft fire-breathing dragon.

Can a stolen library book lead to the reinvention of dragons? With Martin Jarvis.

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Could a long-extinct beast have carried out recent crimes?

Could a long-extinct beast have carried out recent crimes?

Will Captain Vimes get any joy from dragonologist and society heavyweight Lady Ramkin?

First published in 1989, the 8th of Terry's Pratchett's comic fantasy stories set on Discworld.

Dramatised in six parts by Michael Butt.

Starring Martin Jarvis as the Narrator, John Wood as Captain Vimes, Melvyn Hayes as Nobby, Stephen Thorne as Sergeant Colon, Helen Atkinson-wood as Lady Ramkin, Robert Gwilym as Carrot, Crawford Logan as Lord Vetinari, Brett Usher as Supreme GrandMaster, Jeff Nuttall as Brother Doorkeeper and Michael Roberts as Brother Fingers.

Director: John Taylor

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2004.

Could a long-extinct beast have carried out recent crimes? Comic fantasy with Martin Jarvis, John Wood and Melvyn Hayes.

Secret societies, guards and the rumoured heir to the throne of Ankh-Morpork.

A saga fromTerry Pratchett's strange flat fantasy world resting on the back of four giant turtles.

A saga fromTerry Pratchett's strange flat fantasy world resting on the back of four giant elephants.

Starring Martin Jarvis.

Is it possible that a long-extinct beast could be behind recent crimes? Captain Vimes investigates.

Is it possible that a long-extinct beast could be behind recent crimes?

Could a long-extinct beast have carried out recent crimes? With Martin Jarvis.

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A young prince tackles the dragon attacks, but why is Captain Vimes suspicious?

The people of Ankh-Morpork have a no-nonsense approach to entertainment. While they're looking forward to seeing a dragon slain, they'd be happy to settle instead for seeing the avenging warrior baked in his own armour.

Why is Captain Vimes suspicious?

First published in 1989, the 8th of Terry's Pratchett's comic fantasy stories set on Discworld.

Dramatised in six parts by Michael Butt.

Starring Martin Jarvis as the Narrator, John Wood as Captain Vimes, Melvyn Hayes as Nobby, Stephen Thorne as Sergeant Colon, Helen Atkinson-wood as Lady Ramkin, Robert Gwilym as Carrot, Crawford Logan as Lord Vetinari, Brett Usher as Supreme GrandMaster, Jeff Nuttall as Brother Doorkeeper, Michael Roberts as Brother Fingers and Death as Death.

Director: John Taylor

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2004.

A young prince tackles the dragon attacks, but why is Captain Vimes suspicious? Comic fantasy with Martin Jarvis and John Wood.

The city of Ankh-Morpork is under threat from a 60 foot fire-breathing dragon.

Can the City's Night Watch save the day?

A saga fromTerry Pratchett's strange flat fantasy world resting on the back of four giant turtles.

Starring Martin Jarvis.

A saga fromTerry Pratchett's strange flat fantasy world resting on the back of four giant elephants.

The dragon attacks continue, until a young prince ends them.

But is Captain Vimes right to remain suspicious?

A young prince ends the dragon attacks.

Why is Captain Vimes suspicious?

Why is Captain Vimes suspicious? Martin Jarvis narrates Terry Pratchett's comic fantasy.

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Captain Vimes tries tracking the dragon, and the Librarian travels in time.

"The Dewey system has its fine points" reflected the librarian, picking a parasite from its fur, "But when you're setting out to look for a crucial stolen book within the multi-dimensional folds of L-space, what you really need is a ball of string."

Captain Vimes tries to track the dragon...

First published in 1989, the 8th of Terry's Pratchett's comic fantasy stories set on Discworld.

Dramatised in six parts by Michael Butt.

Starring Martin Jarvis as the Narrator, John Wood as Captain Vimes, Melvyn Hayes as Nobby, Stephen Thorne as Sergeant Colon, Helen Atkinson-wood as Lady Ramkin, Robert Gwilym as Carrot, Crawford Logan as Lord Vetinari, Brett Usher as Supreme GrandMaster, Jeff Nuttall as Brother Doorkeeper, Michael Roberts as Brother Fingers and Death as Death.

Director: John Taylor

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2004.

Captain Vimes tries tracking the dragon, and the Librarian travels in time. Comic fantasy with Martin Jarvis and Melvyn Hayes.

When you're searching for a stolen book within the multi-dimensional folds of L-space, what you really need is a ball of string.

A saga fromTerry Pratchett's strange flat fantasy world resting on the back of four giant turtles.

Starring Martin Jarvis.

"The Dewey system," reflected the librarian, picking a parasite from its

fur, "has its fine points.

But when you're setting out to look for a crucial

stolen book within the multi-dimensional folds of L-space, what you really

need is a ball of string." Someone had learned to summon a dragon, and

now the dragon was master.

A saga fromTerry Pratchett's strange flat fantasy world resting on the back of four giant elephants.

Vimes tries to warn people that the dragon is back.

The Librarian, meanwhile, travels back in time.

Vimes tries to track the dragon's return.

The Librarian travels in time.

Martin Jarvis narrates Terry Pratchett's comic fantasy.

Comic fantasy with Martin Jarvis and Melvyn Hayes.

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The dragon strikes. Captain Vimes gets his man, but can he hang onto him?

"That dragon isn't going to accept any mealy-mouthed, wishy-washy liberal nonsense.... Do you know what you're getting with a dragon? Unashamed strong leadership."

The dragon strikes. But will Captain Vimes triumph?

First published in 1989, the 8th of Terry's Pratchett's comic fantasy stories set on Discworld.

Dramatised in six parts by Michael Butt.

Starring Martin Jarvis as the Narrator, John Wood as Captain Vimes, Melvyn Hayes as Nobby, Stephen Thorne as Sergeant Colon, Helen Atkinson-wood as Lady Ramkin, Robert Gwilym as Carrot, Crawford Logan as Lord Vetinari, Brett Usher as Supreme GrandMaster, Jeff Nuttall as Chief Merchant , Michael Roberts as the Librarian and Kate McEnery as the girl.

Director: John Taylor

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2004.

The dragon strikes. Captain Vimes gets his man, but can he hang onto him? Comic fantasy with Martin Jarvis and John Wood.

'Do you know what you're getting with a dragon? Unashamed, strong leadership.'

'Do you know what you're getting with a dragon? Unashamed strong leadership.'Terry Pratchett's saga continues.

A saga fromTerry Pratchett's strange flat fantasy world resting on the back of four giant elephants.

Starring Martin Jarvis.

The dragon makes its presence felt.

Vimes finally finds his man.

But can he hold onto him?

The dragon strikes.

Vimes gets his man, but can he hang onto him? Martin Jarvis narrates.

Vimes finally gets his man.

Can he hang onto him? Martin Jarvis narrates Terry Pratchett's comic fantasy.

Captain Vimes gets his man, but can he hang onto him?

Captain Vimes gets his man, but can he hang onto him? Comic fantasy with Martin Jarvis and John Wood.

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All Captain Vimes needs to save the city is a million-to-one chance. Comic fantasy conclusion with Martin Jarvis and John Wood.

All Captain Vimes needs to save the city is a million-to-one chance.

Comic fantasy with Martin Jarvis and John Wood.

With Martin Jarvis.

Martin Jarvis narrates Terry Pratchett's comic fantasy.

Captain Vimes needs a million-to-one chance to save the city.

Martin Jarvis narrates.

Captain Vimes, Carrot and the boys want to save the city.

All they need is a million-to-one chance.

A saga fromTerry Pratchett's strange flat fantasy world resting on the back of four giant elephants.

Starring Martin Jarvis.

Can Captain Vimes and the Nightwatch save Ankh-Morpork from the Dragon?

All Captain Vimes needs to save the city is a million-to-one chance. With Martin Jarvis.

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Could a stolen library book lead to the reinvention of dragons? Narrated by Martin Jarvis.

Could a stolen library book lead to the reinvention of dragons? Martin Jarvis narrates Terry Pratchett's comic fantasy.

The city of Ankh-Morpork is under threat from a 60 foot fire-breathing dragon.

can the city's night watch save the day?

The city of Ankh-Morpork is under threat from a 60ft fire-breathing dragon.

Can a stolen library book lead to the reinvention of dragons? With Martin Jarvis.

Can a stolen library book lead to the reinvention of dragons? Comic fantasy with Martin Jarvis, John Wood and Melvyn Hayes.

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Secret societies, guards and the rumoured heir to the throne of Ankh-Morpork.

A saga fromTerry Pratchett's strange flat fantasy world resting on the back of four giant turtles.

A saga fromTerry Pratchett's strange flat fantasy world resting on the back of four giant elephants.

Starring Martin Jarvis.

Is it possible that a long-extinct beast could be behind recent crimes? Captain Vimes investigates.

Is it possible that a long-extinct beast could be behind recent crimes?

Could a long-extinct beast have carried out recent crimes? With Martin Jarvis.

Could a long-extinct beast have carried out recent crimes? Comic fantasy with Martin Jarvis, John Wood and Melvyn Hayes.

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The city of Ankh-Morpork is under threat from a 60 foot fire-breathing dragon.

Can the City's Night Watch save the day?

A saga fromTerry Pratchett's strange flat fantasy world resting on the back of four giant turtles.

Starring Martin Jarvis.

A saga fromTerry Pratchett's strange flat fantasy world resting on the back of four giant elephants.

The dragon attacks continue, until a young prince ends them.

But is Captain Vimes right to remain suspicious?

A young prince ends the dragon attacks.

Why is Captain Vimes suspicious?

Why is Captain Vimes suspicious? Martin Jarvis narrates Terry Pratchett's comic fantasy.

A young prince tackles the dragon attacks, but why is Captain Vimes suspicious?

A young prince tackles the dragon attacks, but why is Captain Vimes suspicious? Comic fantasy with Martin Jarvis and John Wood.

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When you're searching for a stolen book within the multi-dimensional folds of L-space, what you really need is a ball of string.

A saga fromTerry Pratchett's strange flat fantasy world resting on the back of four giant turtles.

Starring Martin Jarvis.

"The Dewey system," reflected the librarian, picking a parasite from its

fur, "has its fine points.

But when you're setting out to look for a crucial

stolen book within the multi-dimensional folds of L-space, what you really

need is a ball of string." Someone had learned to summon a dragon, and

now the dragon was master.

A saga fromTerry Pratchett's strange flat fantasy world resting on the back of four giant elephants.

Vimes tries to warn people that the dragon is back.

The Librarian, meanwhile, travels back in time.

Vimes tries to track the dragon's return.

The Librarian travels in time.

Martin Jarvis narrates Terry Pratchett's comic fantasy.

Captain Vimes tries tracking the dragon and the Librarian travels in time.

Comic fantasy with Martin Jarvis and Melvyn Hayes.

Captain Vimes tries tracking the dragon, and the Librarian travels in time. Comic fantasy with Martin Jarvis and Melvyn Hayes.

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'Do you know what you're getting with a dragon? Unashamed, strong leadership.'

'Do you know what you're getting with a dragon? Unashamed strong leadership.'Terry Pratchett's saga continues.

A saga fromTerry Pratchett's strange flat fantasy world resting on the back of four giant elephants.

Starring Martin Jarvis.

The dragon makes its presence felt.

Vimes finally finds his man.

But can he hold onto him?

The dragon strikes.

Vimes gets his man, but can he hang onto him? Martin Jarvis narrates.

Vimes finally gets his man.

Can he hang onto him? Martin Jarvis narrates Terry Pratchett's comic fantasy.

Captain Vimes gets his man, but can he hang onto him?

Captain Vimes gets his man, but can he hang onto him? Comic fantasy with Martin Jarvis and John Wood.

The dragon strikes. Captain Vimes gets his man, but can he hang onto him?

The dragon strikes. Captain Vimes gets his man, but can he hang onto him? Comic fantasy with Martin Jarvis and John Wood.

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All Captain Vimes needs to save the city is a million-to-one chance.

Comic fantasy with Martin Jarvis and John Wood.

With Martin Jarvis.

Martin Jarvis narrates Terry Pratchett's comic fantasy.

Captain Vimes needs a million-to-one chance to save the city.

Martin Jarvis narrates.

Captain Vimes, Carrot and the boys want to save the city.

All they need is a million-to-one chance.

A saga fromTerry Pratchett's strange flat fantasy world resting on the back of four giant elephants.

Starring Martin Jarvis.

Can Captain Vimes and the Nightwatch save Ankh-Morpork from the Dragon?

All Captain Vimes needs to save the city is a million-to-one chance. With Martin Jarvis.

All Captain Vimes needs to save the city is a million-to-one chance. Comic fantasy conclusion with Martin Jarvis and John Wood.