Haunted

Haunted was a World Service series, broadcast in 1980, that included both classic and contemporary horror stories in a 30 min format.

The radio adaptations are by Derek Hoddinott.

Episodes

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I've seen this series referred to as ""Haunted: Stores Of The Supernatural"", and as being episodes within a drama slot (""30 Minute Drama"" for example).
A Pair Of Books [ohg]1980090612
A Pair Of Hands - By Arthur Quiller Couch
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Channel Crossing [ohg]1984071420
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Channel Crossing By Rosemary Timperley2013022220200726 (BBC7)Can a family holiday overcome all the issues that divide a bickering family?

Rosemary Timperley's chilling story dramatised by Patricia Mays.

Haunted is a series of tales of the supernatural.

Edward …. Peter Sallis
Jack …. Nicholas Lyndhurst
Frances …. Patsy Rowlands
Gregory …. Gregory de Polnay
Annabelle …. Sonia Fraser

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in July 1984.

Can a holiday overcome the issues that divide a bickering family?

Chilling tales by a variety of authors

Christina19820213
Christina [ohg]198008169
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Esmeralda1982022820170811 (BBC7)By John Keir Cross. Who is the mysterious woman claiming to be Felix's daughter?

Chilling tales by a variety of authors.

Esmeralda By John Keir Cross1982022820201002 (BBC7)Felix might finally be free of his wife, but who is the mysterious woman claiming to be his daughter?

By: John Keir Cross
Dramatised by: Patricia Mays

Mr Broome.... George Baker
Esmeralda.... Kim Braden

With
Pauline Letts
Katherine Parr
David Gooderson
Crawford Logan

Directed by Derek Hoddinott for World Service Drama

First broadcast on BBC World Service in February 1982.

Who is the mysterious woman claiming to be Felix's daughter?

Chilling tales by a variety of authors

Esmerelda - By John Keir Cross
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Esmiralda [ohg]1980083011
Keeping His Problem [wsa]19840725Wed
Keeping His Promise - By Algernon Blackwood
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Legal Rites198203171982051517

Legal Rights, By Isaac Asimov and James Maccreagh

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Legal Rights, By Isaac Asimov & James Maccreagh

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Listen To The Silence1982013020130214 (BBC7)
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By Rosemary Timperley. Can Mary refuse the voice claiming to be her grandfather?

By Rosemary Timperley. Mary must face her fears. Can she refuse the offer made by a strange voice claiming to be her grandfather? Stars Gwen Watford.

A series of stories of the Supernatural. Rosemary Timperley's tale dramatised by Patricia Mays.

Stars Gwen Watford as Mary, George Pravda as the Captain, Patsy Rowlands as Mrs Maple, David Ashford as the Doctor. With Heather Bell and Alexander John.

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1979.

Listen To The Silence [ohg]198008027
Listen To The Silence [wsa]19820130
Listen To The Silence By Rosemary Timperley1982013020170601 (BBC7)
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Mary must face her fears. Can she refuse the offer made by a strange voice claiming to be her grandfather? Stars Gwen Watford.

A series of stories of the Supernatural. Rosemary Timperley's tale dramatised by Patricia Mays.

Stars Gwen Watford as Mary, George Pravda as the Captain, Patsy Rowlands as Mrs Maple, David Ashford as the Doctor. With Heather Bell and Alexander John.

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1979.

Can Mary refuse the voice claiming to be her grandfather?

Chilling tales by a variety of authors

Mary.... Gwen Watford
Captain.... George Pravda
Mrs Maple.... Patsy Rowlands
Doctor.... David Ashford

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in January 1982.

Little Girl Lost - By Rosemary Timperley
Little Girl Lost [ohg]198006211
Little Girl Lost By Rosemary Timperley1979101420170529 (BBC7)
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Her daughter-in-law is worried. Can Mrs Grove really talk with her husband beyond the grave?

A series of stories of the Supernatural. Rosemary Timperley's tale dramatised by Derek Hoddinott..

Stars Ruth Dunning as Mrs Grove, Jenny Linden as Sally, John Carson as Herbert, Bernadette Windsor as Janet and Adrian Egan as the Doctor / John Grove.

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1979.

By Rosemary Timperley. Can Mrs Grove really talk with her husband beyond the grave?

Chilling tales by a variety of authors

Sally.... Jenny Linden
Herbert.... John Carson
Mrs Grove.... Ruth Dunning
Janet.... Bernadette Windsor
Doctor / John Grove.... Adrian Egan

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in October 1979.

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By Rosemary Timperley. Young cellist Janet meets a confused old man. And he seems familiar

By Rosemary Timperley. Young cellist Janet meets a confused old man. He wonders if 'music is where I live'. And he seems familiar. Stars Helen Worth.

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Chilling tales by a variety of authors.

Mists Of Memory [ohg]1982052218
Mists Of Memory [wsa]19820327
Mists Of Memory By Rosemary Timperley2013022120201001 (BBC7)Young cellist Janet meets a confused old man. He wonders if 'music is where I live'. And he seems familiar. Stars Helen Worth.

Janet.... Helen Worth
The Old Man.... John Bull
Mother.... Delia Peyton
Father.... Douglas Blackwell
with
Miranda Forbes
Steve Hodson
Alan Woodhouse

Written by Rosemary Timperley

Dramatised by Patricia Mays

Directed by Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1982.

Young cellist Janet meets a confused old man. And he seems familiar

Chilling tales by a variety of authors

Only Child - By Frances Stevens
Only Child [ohg]1984081825
Only Child [wsa]19840728
The 12oy [wsa]19791202
The Dead Man Of Varley Grange [ohg]1984072822
The Dead Man Of Varley Grange [wsa]19840727Fri
The Dead Man Of Varley Grange, By Anonymous1984072719840728
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Jack is set for a good time in a friend's new property, but why do strange rumours persist about the house?

Dramatised for radio by Patricia Mays.

Fred Lester.... George Baker
Jack Darrant.... Jeremy Clyde

Other parts played by Adrian Egan, Gareth Armstrong, David Ashford, Jane Thompson, and Narissa Nights.

Producer: Derek Hoddinott

Director: Martin Williamson

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in July 1984.

Jack is set for a good time in a friend's house, but why do rumours persist?

Chilling tales by a variety of authors.

Jack is set for a good time in a friend's new property but why do strange rumours persist?

Jack is set for a good time in a friend's new property, but why do strange rumours persist about the house? Stars George Baker.

Stars George Baker as Fred Lester, Jeremy Clyde as Jack Darrant.

Other parts were played by Adrian Egan, Gareth Armstrong, David Ashford, Jane Thompson, and Narissa Nights.

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1984.

By Anonymous. Jack is set for a good time in a friend's house, but why do rumours persist?

By Anonymous. Jack is set for a good time at a friend's new property, but why do strange rumours persist about the house? Stars George Baker.

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The Decoy [ohg]198007266
The Decoy [wsa]19791202
The Dream Woman - By Wilkie Collins
The Dream Woman [ohg]198007195
The Dream Woman By Wilkie Collins1979112520170531 (BBC7)
20200422 (BBC7)
Isaac lives in constant fear of a knife-wielding female. But is she of this Earth - or from beyond the grave?

A series of stories of the Supernatural. Wilkie Collins's tale dramatised by Derek Hoddinott.

Stars Charles Kay as Isaac, Maureen O'Brien as Rebecca, Richard Bebb as The Doctor, Douglas Blackwell as The Landlord and Katherine Parr as Mrs Stratchard. With David Timson and Danny Schiller.

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1979.

Isaac lives in fear of a knife-wielding female. Is she of this Earth?

Chilling tales by a variety of authors

Isaac.... Charles Kay
Rebecca.... Maureen O'Brien
Doctor.... Richard Bebb
Landlord.... Douglas Blackwell
Mrs Stratchard.... Katherine Parr

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in November 1979.

The Dream Women [wsa]19791125
The Emissary1982031319820508
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By Ray Bradbury

Young Marion is unwell, but her pet dog keeps her in touch with the outside world. And beyond. Stars Jennie Linden.

Young Marion is unwell, but her dog keeps her in touch with the outside world. And beyond.

By Ray Bradbury. Marion's pet dog keeps her in touch with the outside world. And beyond.

By Ray Bradbury. Young Marion is unwell, but her pet dog keeps her in touch with the outside world. And beyond. Stars Jennie Linden.

Chilling tales by a variety of authors.

The Emissary19820508#16
The Emissary !1982031319820508
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By Ray Bradbury

Young Marion is unwell, but her pet dog keeps her in touch with the outside world. And beyond. Stars Jennie Linden.

Young Marion is unwell, but her dog keeps her in touch with the outside world. And beyond.

By Ray Bradbury. Marion's pet dog keeps her in touch with the outside world. And beyond.

By Ray Bradbury. Young Marion is unwell, but her pet dog keeps her in touch with the outside world. And beyond. Stars Jennie Linden.

The Emissary [ohg]1982050816
The Emissary [wsa]19820313
The Emissary By Ray Bradbury1982031320200930 (BBC7)The Emissary
By Ray Bradbury

Young Marion is unwell, but her pet dog keeps her in touch with the outside world - and beyond.

Dramatised by Patricia Mays

Mrs Christie....Jennie Linden
Marion....Bernadette Windsor
Marion's Father....Stephen Thorne

With Jean Trend and Miranda Forbes
and Percy Edwards playing Toby the dog

Directed by Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1982.

Marion's pet dog keeps her in touch with the outside world. And beyond.

Chilling tales by a variety of authors

The Emissary, By Ray Bradbury1982031319820508
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Young Marion is unwell, but her pet dog keeps her in touch with the outside world. And beyond.

Stars Jennie Linden.

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By Ray Bradbury

Young Marion is unwell, but her dog keeps her in touch with the outside world. And beyond.

By Ray Bradbury. Marion's pet dog keeps her in touch with the outside world. And beyond.

Young Marion is unwell, but her pet dog keeps her in touch with the outside world. And beyond. Stars Jennie Linden.

Young Marion is unwell, but her pet dog keeps her in touch with the outside world. And beyond. Stars Jennie Linden.

The Family - By John Elliott
The Family [ohg]198007053
The Family [wsa]19791111
The Firmin Child198407251984082526
The Firmin Child [ohg]19840825
The Firmin Child [wsa]19840725
The Ghost In The Men's Club
The Grey Ones [ohg]1984081124
The Grey Ones [wsa]19930728
The Grey Ones, By Jb Priestley1993072819840811
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A patient fears evil is at work in the shape of a sinister conspiracy. Will his psychiatrist be able to help?

JB Priestley's creepy tale dramatised for radio by Patricia Mays.

Patson.... Tony Britton
Dr Smith.... Jack May.

Producer: Derek Hoddinott

Director: Martin Williamson

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in July 1983.

Chilling tales by a variety of authors.

A patient fears evil is at work in the shape of a sinister conspiracy. Stars Tony Britton.

A patient fears evil is at work in the shape of a sinister conspiracy. Will his psychiatrist be able to help? Stars Tony Britton.

By JB Priestley. A patient fears evil is at work in the shape of a sinister conspiracy. Will his psychiatrist be able to help? Stars Tony Britton.

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By Jb Priestley

#24

Stars Tony Britton as Patson and Jack May as Dr Smith.

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1984.

A patient fears evil is at work in the shape of a sinister conspiracy. Will his psychHome Front - Omnibus

The Inexperienced Ghost1982022720130218 (BBC7)
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A man encounters a troubled spirit. But could this meeting lead to tragedy?

A man encounters a troubled spirit. But could this meeting lead to tragedy? Starring Donald Houston and Christopher Guard.

By HG Wells. A man encounters a troubled spirit. But could this meeting lead to tragedy?

HG Wells' supernatural tale, dramatised by Patricia Mays

Starring Donald Houston as Clayton, Christopher Guard as Sanderson, Michael Cochrane as Wish, John Gillett as Evans and Gary Cady as the Barman

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1982.

By HG Wells. A man encounters a troubled spirit. But could this meeting lead to tragedy? Starring Donald Houston and Christopher Guard.

Chilling tales by a variety of authors.

The Inexperienced Ghost [ohg]198008098
The Inexperienced Ghost [wsa]19820227
The Inexperienced Ghost By Hg Wells2013021820200929 (BBC7)A man encounters a troubled spirit. But could this meeting lead to tragedy?

H.G. Wells' supernatural tale, dramatised by Patricia Mays.

CAST:

Clayton …. Donald Houston
Sanderson …. Christopher Guard
Michael Cochrane …. Wish
John Gillett …. Evans
The Barman …. Gary Cady

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1982.

Chilling tales by a variety of authors

The Inexperienced Ghost, By Hg Wells20130218 (BBC7)
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A man encounters a troubled spirit. But could this meeting lead to tragedy?

A man encounters a troubled spirit. But could this meeting lead to tragedy? Starring Donald Houston and Christopher Guard.

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By Bram Stoker. Malcolm discovers the truth of absurd prejudices around an empty property.

By Bram Stoker. Malcolm Malcolmson discovers the truth of the 'absurd prejudices' which have accrued around an empty property. Stars Nigel Havers.

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Malcolm discovers the truth of 'absurd prejudices' which accrued around an empty property.

Malcolm Malcolmson discovers the truth of 'absurd prejudices' which have accrued around an empty property.

A series of stories of the Supernatural. Bram Stoker's tale dramatised by Patricia Mays.

Stars Nigel Havers as Malcolmson, Nancy Nevinson as Mrs Dempster and Jane Thompson as Mrs Witham. With David Timson and Alexander John.

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1979.

By Bram Stoker. Malcolm Malcolmson discovers the truth of the 'absurd prejudices' which have accrued around an empty property. Stars Nigel Havers.

Malcolm Malcolmson discovers the truth of the 'absurd prejudices' which have accrued around an empty property. Stars Nigel Havers.

The Judge's House [ohg]1982050115
The Judge's House [wsa]19820131
The Judge's House By Bram Stoker1982013120170602 (BBC7)
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Malcolm Malcolmson discovers the truth of 'absurd prejudices' which have accrued around an empty property.

A series of stories of the Supernatural. Bram Stoker's tale dramatised by Patricia Mays.

Stars Nigel Havers as Malcolmson, Nancy Nevinson as Mrs Dempster and Jane Thompson as Mrs Witham. With David Timson and Alexander John.

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1979.

Malcolm discovers the truth of absurd prejudices around an empty property

Chilling tales by a variety of authors

Malcolmson.... Nigel Havers
Mrs Witham.... Jane Thompson

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in January 1982.

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Malcolm discovers the truth of 'absurd prejudices' which accrued around an empty property.

Malcolm Malcolmson discovers the truth of the 'absurd prejudices' which have accrued around an empty property. Stars Nigel Havers.

The Lamp1984070520130225 (BBC7)
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A boy settles into a new address, but his ghostly playmate has other ideas.

A sickly young boy settles at a new address, but his ghostly playmate has other ideas...

Agatha Christie's creepy tale dramatised by Patricia Mays.

Stars Judy Cornwell as Mrs Lancaster, Timothy Bateson as Mr Windburn, Marco Ferraro as Geoffrey, William Eadle as Radnor, Arnold Diamond as the Doctor and Simon Meacock as the Child.

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1984.

A sickly young boy settles into a new address, but his ghostly playmate has other ideas.

A sickly young boy settles into a new address, but his ghostly playmate has other ideas. Stars Judy Cornwell and Timothy Bateson.

By Agatha Christie. A boy settles into a new address, but his playmate has other ideas.

By Agatha Christie. A sickly young boy settles into a new address, but his ghostly playmate has other ideas. Stars Judy Cornwell and Timothy Bateson.

The Lamp [ohg]1984070719
The Lamp [wsa]19840705
The Lamp, By Agatha Christie1984070520130225 (BBC7)
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A sickly young boy settles at a new address, but his ghostly playmate has other ideas...

Agatha Christie's creepy tale dramatised by Patricia Mays.

Mrs Lancaster.... Judy Cornwell
Mr Windburn.... Timothy Bateson
Marco Ferraro.... Geoffrey,
Radnor.... William Eadle
Arnold Diamond.... Doctor
Simon Meacock Child.

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in July 1984.

A boy settles into a new address, but his ghostly playmate has other ideas.

Chilling tales by a variety of authors.

A sickly young boy settles into a new address, but his ghostly playmate has other ideas.

A sickly young boy settles into a new address, but his ghostly playmate has other ideas. Stars Judy Cornwell and Timothy Bateson.

The Late Departure19820214
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Roland is dying. But could he possibly be haunting his wife while he's still alive?

R Chetwynd-Hayes's creepy tale dramatised for radio by Patricia Mays.

Mary.... Rosemary Leach
Roland.... Leslie Sands
Mrs Parkins.... Hilda Schroeder

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in July 1984.

Could Roland possibly be haunting his wife while he is still alive?

Chilling tales by a variety of authors.

Roland is dying. But could he possibly be haunting his wife while he is still alive?

Roland is dying. But could he possibly be haunting his wife while he is still alive? Stars Rosemary Leach and Leslie Sands.

Roland is dying. But could he possibly be haunting his wife while he is still alive? Stars Rosemary Leach and Leslie Sands.

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By Rosemary Timperley

Will a surprising meeting inspire schoolgirl Janet to devote her life to the cello?

Will a surprising meeting inspire schoolgirl Janet to devote her life to playing the cello? Stars Helen Worth.

The Mists Of Memory, By Rosemary Timperley1982052220130221 (BBC7)
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Will a surprising meeting inspire schoolgirl Janet to devote her life to the cello?

Will a surprising meeting inspire schoolgirl Janet to devote her life to playing the cello? Stars Helen Worth.

To Kill A Ghost1984072819840804#23
To Kill A Ghost [ohg]19840804
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Walk On The Water [ohg]198007124
Walk On The Water [wsa]19791121
Walk On The Water By Rosemary Timperley2013021220170530 (BBC7)
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A salutary lesson about talking to strangers, as a young girl finds her whole life blighted by one encounter.

A series of stories of the Supernatural. Rosemary Timperley's tale dramatised by Derek Hoddinott.

Stars Anna Cooper as Rachel, Ursula Howells as Mother, Jack May as Father, David Ashford as Peter and Brian Hewlett as the Man. With Brian Haines, Trevor Cooper and Leonard Fenton.

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1979.

Young Rachel finds her whole life blighted by one encounter

Chilling tales by a variety of authors

Rachel.... Anna Cooper
Mother.... Ursula Howells
Father.... Jack May
Peter.... David Ashford
Man.... Brian Hewlett

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in November 1979.

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Young Rachel finds her whole life blighted by one encounter. Stars Anna Cooper.

A salutary lesson about talking to strangers, as young Rachel finds her whole life blighted by one encounter. Stars Anna Cooper.

What Was It [ohg]198006282
Which One [ohg]1980092014
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1940: A fire warden team are put to the severest test during a bombing raid. Will they all survive?

R Chetwynd-Hayes's creepy tale dramatised for radio by Patricia Mays.

Drayton.... Reginald Marsh
Hughes.... Garrard Green
Raymond.... Robert Glenister
Smithers.... Adrian Egan
Jackson.... Nigel Graham
David.... Graham Conway.

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in July 1984.

A fire warden team are put to the test during a 1940 bombing raid.

Chilling tales by a variety of authors.

A fire warden team are put to the test during a 1940 bombing raid. Will they all survive?

A fire warden team are put to the toughest test during a 1940 bombing raid. Will they all survive? Stars Reginald Marsh.

Stars Reginald Marsh as Drayton. Garrard Greene as Hughes, Robert Glenister as Raymond, Adrian Egan as Smithers, Nigel Graham as Jackson and David Graham as Conway.

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1984.

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Can a holiday overcome all the issues that divide a bickering family? Stars Peter Sallis.

Can a family holiday overcome all the issues that divide a bickering family? Stars Peter Sallis and Nicholas Lyndhurst.

Can a family holiday overcome all the issues that divide a bickering family? Stars Peter Sallis and Nicholas Lyndhurst.

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By Rosemary Timperley

Her daughter-in-law is worried. Can Mrs Grove talk with her husband beyond the grave?

Her daughter-in-law is worried. Can Mrs Grove really talk with her husband beyond the grave? Stars Ruth Dunning.

By Rosemary Timperley. Can Mrs Grove really talk with her husband beyond the grave?

A series of stories of the Supernatural. Rosemary Timperley's tale dramatised by Derek Hoddinott..

Stars Ruth Dunning as Mrs Grove, Jenny Linden as Sally, John Carson as Herbert, Bernadette Windsor as Janet and Adrian Egan as the Doctor / John Grove.

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1979.

By Rosemary Timperley. Her daughter-in-law is worried. Can Mrs Grove really talk with her husband beyond the grave? Stars Ruth Dunning.

By Rosemary Timperley. Her daughter-in-law is worried. Can Mrs Grove really talk with her husband beyond the grave? Stars Ruth Dunning.

0101Little Girl Lost [wsa]19791014
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Her daughter-in-law is worried. Can Mrs Grove talk with her husband beyond the grave?

Her daughter-in-law is worried. Can Mrs Grove really talk with her husband beyond the grave? Stars Ruth Dunning.

Her daughter-in-law is worried. Can Mrs Grove really talk with her husband beyond the grave? Stars Ruth Dunning.

0102What Was It?1979102119800628By Fitz-james O'brien

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0102What Was It? - By Fitz-james O'brien19800628
0102What Was It? [wsa]19791021
0103The Family19791111198007053

By John Elliott

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0103The Family, By John Elliott19800705
0104Walk On The Water1979112119800712
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By Rosemary Timperley

Young Rachel finds her whole life blighted by one encounter. Stars Anna Cooper.

A salutary lesson about talking to strangers, as young Rachel finds her whole life blighted by one encounter. Stars Anna Cooper.

By Rosemary Timperley. Young Rachel finds her whole life blighted by one encounter.

A salutary lesson about talking to strangers, as a young girl finds her whole life blighted by one encounter.

A series of stories of the Supernatural. Rosemary Timperley's tale dramatised by Derek Hoddinott.

Stars Anna Cooper as Rachel, Ursula Howells as Mother, Jack May as Father, David Ashford as Peter and Brian Hewlett as the Man. With Brian Haines, Trevor Cooper and Leonard Fenton.

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1979.

By Rosemary Timperley. A salutary lesson about talking to strangers, as young Rachel finds her whole life blighted by one encounter. Stars Anna Cooper.

By Rosemary Timperley. A salutary lesson about talking to strangers, as young Rachel finds her whole life blighted by one encounter. Stars Anna Cooper.

0104Walk On The Water - By Rosemary Timperley19800712
0105The Dream Woman1979112519800719
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By Wilkie Collins

Isaac lives in constant fear of a knife-wielding female. But is she of this Earth, or from beyond the grave? Stars Charles Kay.

Isaac lives in constant fear of a knife-wielding female. But is she even of this Earth?

By Wilkie Collins. Isaac lives in fear of a knife-wielding female. Is she of this Earth?

Isaac lives in constant fear of a knife-wielding female. But is she of this Earth - or from beyond the grave?

A series of stories of the Supernatural. Wilkie Collins's tale dramatised by Derek Hoddinott.

Stars Charles Kay as Isaac, Maureen O'Brien as Rebecca, Richard Bebb as The Doctor, Douglas Blackwell as The Landlord and Katherine Parr as Mrs Stratchard. With David Timson and Danny Schiller.

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1979.

By Wilkie Collins. Isaac lives in constant fear of a knife-wielding female. But is she of this Earth, or from beyond the grave? Stars Charles Kay.

A series of stories of the Supernatural. Wilkie Collins's tale dramatised by Derek Hoddinott.

Stars Charles Kay as Isaac, Maureen O'Brien as Rebecca, Richard Bebb as The Doctor, Douglas Blackwell as The Landlord and Katherine Parr as Mrs Stratchard. With David Timson and Danny Schiller.

Director: Derek Hoddinott

0105The Dream Woman !1979112519800719
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By Wilkie Collins

Isaac lives in constant fear of a knife-wielding female. But is she of this Earth, or from beyond the grave? Stars Charles Kay.

Isaac lives in constant fear of a knife-wielding female. But is she even of this Earth?

By Wilkie Collins. Isaac lives in fear of a knife-wielding female. Is she of this Earth?

Isaac lives in constant fear of a knife-wielding female. But is she of this Earth - or from beyond the grave?

A series of stories of the Supernatural. Wilkie Collins's tale dramatised by Derek Hoddinott.

Stars Charles Kay as Isaac, Maureen O'Brien as Rebecca, Richard Bebb as The Doctor, Douglas Blackwell as The Landlord and Katherine Parr as Mrs Stratchard. With David Timson and Danny Schiller.

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1979.

By Wilkie Collins. Isaac lives in constant fear of a knife-wielding female. But is she of this Earth, or from beyond the grave? Stars Charles Kay.

0105The Dream Woman, By Wilkie Collins1980071920130213 (BBC7)
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Isaac lives in constant fear of a knife-wielding female. But is she of this Earth, or from beyond the grave? Stars Charles Kay.

Isaac lives in constant fear of a knife-wielding female. But is she even of this Earth?

Isaac lives in constant fear of a knife-wielding female. But is she of this Earth, or from beyond the grave? Stars Charles Kay.

0106The Decoy19800726
0106The Decoy !1979120219800726by Algernon Blackwood
0107Listen To The Silence1980080219820327
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By Rosemary Timperley

Can Mary refuse the offer made by a strange voice claiming to be her grandfather?

Mary must face her fears. Can she refuse the offer made by a strange voice claiming to be her grandfather? Stars Gwen Watford.

By Rosemary Timperley. Can Mary refuse the voice claiming to be her grandfather?

A series of stories of the Supernatural. Rosemary Timperley's tale dramatised by Patricia Mays.

Stars Gwen Watford as Mary, George Pravda as the Captain, Patsy Rowlands as Mrs Maple, David Ashford as the Doctor. With Heather Bell and Alexander John.

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1979.

By Rosemary Timperley. Mary must face her fears. Can she refuse the offer made by a strange voice claiming to be her grandfather? Stars Gwen Watford.

0107Listen To The Silence, By Rosemary Timperley1980080219820327
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Can Mary refuse the offer made by a strange voice claiming to be her grandfather?

Mary must face her fears. Can she refuse the offer made by a strange voice claiming to be her grandfather? Stars Gwen Watford.

0108The Inexperienced Ghost1980080919820424
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By HG Wells. A man encounters a troubled spirit. But could this meeting lead to tragedy?

A man encounters a troubled spirit. But could this meeting lead to tragedy?

HG Wells' supernatural tale, dramatised by Patricia Mays

Starring Donald Houston as Clayton, Christopher Guard as Sanderson, Michael Cochrane as Wish, John Gillett as Evans and Gary Cady as the Barman

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1982.

By HG Wells. A man encounters a troubled spirit. But could this meeting lead to tragedy? Starring Donald Houston and Christopher Guard.

By H G Wells

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0108The Inexperienced Ghost !1980080919820424
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By H G Wells

A man encounters a troubled spirit. But could this meeting lead to tragedy?

A man encounters a troubled spirit. But could this meeting lead to tragedy? Starring Donald Houston and Christopher Guard.

By HG Wells. A man encounters a troubled spirit. But could this meeting lead to tragedy?

HG Wells' supernatural tale, dramatised by Patricia Mays

Starring Donald Houston as Clayton, Christopher Guard as Sanderson, Michael Cochrane as Wish, John Gillett as Evans and Gary Cady as the Barman

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1982.

By HG Wells. A man encounters a troubled spirit. But could this meeting lead to tragedy? Starring Donald Houston and Christopher Guard.

0108The Inexperienced Ghost, By H G Wells1980080919820424
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A man encounters a troubled spirit. But could this meeting lead to tragedy?

A man encounters a troubled spirit. But could this meeting lead to tragedy? Starring Donald Houston and Christopher Guard.

A man encounters a troubled spirit. But could this meeting lead to tragedy? Starring Donald Houston and Christopher Guard.

0109Christina1980081619820403
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By Daphne Castell

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0109Christina - By Daphne Castell1980081619820403
0110The Late Departure1980082319820417By Glenn Chandler

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0110The Late Departure, By Glenn Chandler1980082319820417
0111Esmeralda1980083019820501
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By John Keir Cross

Felix might be free of his wife, but who is the woman claiming to be his daughter?

Felix might finally be free of his wife, but who is the mysterious woman claiming to be his daughter? Starring George Baker.

By John Keir Cross. Who is the mysterious woman claiming to be Felix's daughter?

By John Keir Cross. Felix might finally be free of his wife, but who is the mysterious woman claiming to be his daughter? Starring George Baker.

By John Keir Cross. Felix might finally be free of his wife, but who is the mysterious woman claiming to be his daughter? Starring George Baker.

0111Esmeralda, By John Keir Cross1980083019820501
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Felix might be free of his wife, but who is the woman claiming to be his daughter?

Felix might finally be free of his wife, but who is the mysterious woman claiming to be his daughter? Starring George Baker.

Felix might finally be free of his wife, but who is the mysterious woman claiming to be his daughter? Starring George Baker.

0112A Pair Of Hands1980090619820328The radio adaptations are by Derek Hoddinott.Sun

By Arthur Quiller Couch

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0112A Pair Of Hands, By Arthur Quiller Couch19800906
0113Keeping His Promise !1980091319840916
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By Algernon Blackwood
0113Keeping His Promise, By Algernon Blackwood19800913
0114Which One?1980092019840725
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By R Chetwynd-Hayes. A fire warden team are put to the test during a 1940 bombing raid.

By R Chetwynd-Hayes. A fire warden team are put to the toughest test during a 1940 bombing raid. Will they all survive? Stars Reginald Marsh.

By R Chetwynd-hayes

A fire warden team are put to the test during a 1940 bombing raid. Will they all survive?

1940: A fire warden team are put to the severest test during a bombing raid. Will they all survive?

R Chetwynd-Hayes's creepy tale dramatised for radio by Patricia Mays.

Stars Reginald Marsh as Drayton. Garrard Greene as Hughes, Robert Glenister as Raymond, Adrian Egan as Smithers, Nigel Graham as Jackson and David Graham as Conway.

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1984.

By R Chetwynd-Hayes. A fire warden team are put to the toughest test during a 1940 bombing raid. Will they all survive? Stars Reginald Marsh.

0114Which One? By R Chetwynd-hayes19800920
03The Liberated Tiger1984072119840725
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By R Chetwynd-hayes

Roland is dying. But could he possibly be haunting his wife while he is still alive? Stars Rosemary Leach and Leslie Sands.

By R Chetwynd-Hayes. Could Roland possibly be haunting his wife while he is still alive?

By R Chetwynd-Hayes. Roland is dying. But could he possibly be haunting his wife while he is still alive? Stars Rosemary Leach and Leslie Sands.

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Roland is dying. But could he possibly be haunting his wife while he's still alive?

R Chetwynd-Hayes's creepy tale dramatised for radio by Patricia Mays.

Stars Rosemary Leach as Mary, Leslie Sands as Roland and Hilda Schroeder as Mrs Parkins.

Director: Derek Hoddinott

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1984.

0301The Lamp1984070719840722
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By Agatha Christie

A sickly young boy settles into a new address, but his ghostly playmate has other ideas.

A sickly young boy settles into a new address, but his ghostly playmate has other ideas. Stars Judy Cornwell and Timothy Bateson.

By Agatha Christie. A boy settles into a new address, but his playmate has other ideas.

By Agatha Christie. A sickly young boy settles into a new address, but his ghostly playmate has other ideas. Stars Judy Cornwell and Timothy Bateson.

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0301The Lamp, By Agatha Christie1984072220130225 (BBC7)
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A sickly young boy settles into a new address, but his ghostly playmate has other ideas.

A sickly young boy settles into a new address, but his ghostly playmate has other ideas. Stars Judy Cornwell and Timothy Bateson.

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By Frances Stevens

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By Frances Stevens

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Can a family holiday overcome all the issues that divide a bickering family? Stars Peter Sallis and Nicholas Lyndhurst.

By Rosemary Timperley. Can a holiday overcome the issues that divide a bickering family?

By Rosemary Timperley. Can a family holiday overcome all the issues that divide a bickering family? Stars Peter Sallis and Nicholas Lyndhurst.

Can a holiday overcome all the issues that divide a bickering family? Stars Peter Sallis.

Can a family holiday overcome all the issues that divide a bickering family? Stars Peter Sallis and Nicholas Lyndhurst.

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By Rosemary Timperley. Can a family holiday overcome all the issues that divide a bickering family? Stars Peter Sallis and Nicholas Lyndhurst.

Chilling tales by a variety of authors.

AD2011011920130529By Sally Griffiths.

Professional illusionist, Will Morgan, is to front a TV show in which he exposes spiritualist mediums as frauds. Hayley Taylor is the spiritualist medium who refuses to back down under Will's scrutiny - a challenge Will can't walk away from. Both are to have their belief systems sorely tested when a voice from one of their pasts refuses to keep silent.

Starring Steffan Rhodri (Gavin and Stacey) as Will and Zoe Tapper (Mr Selfridge) as Hayley.

Directed by Gemma Jenkins

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The writer

Sally Griffiths is half of a screenwriting partnership (with Rachel Cuperman) which has produced 4 commissioned/funded scripts. Filming is about to start on their third script for the popular, long-running TV drama series, Midsomer Murders. Sally is Senior Script Reader for Working Title and CinemaNX and has worked as a script consultant on films that include 'Tom and Viv', 'Wilde', 'Gabriel and Me' and 'Stormbreaker.'.