Inspector West At Home [Stand By For West]

Episodes

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01The Voice Of Doom1968032520200326 (BBC7)
20200327 (BBC7)

When Roger West finds the dead body of a former small-time crook, he runs into opposition from the formidable Superintendent Abbott, his superior at the Yard, and starts on a trail which involves conspiracy, corruption and murder.

Chief Inspector Roger West is the creation of John Creasey, who authored more than 40 Roger West novels between 1942 and 1973.

Much like Paul Temple, West - “Scotland Yard’s youngest, smartest chief inspector” - has a long-suffering wife who also gets involved with the action. A total of six novels were adapted for radio by Maurice Travers.

Chief Inspector Roger West… Patrick Allen
Janet West… Sarah Lawson
Detective Inspector Bob Cornish… Frederick Treves
Mark Lessing… Edward de Souza
Superintendent Abbott... Grant Taylor
Pep Morgan... Harry Landis

Producer: John Fawcett Wilson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1968.

West finds the body of a small-time crook and faces opposition from his Superintendent.

Vintage crime drama featuring Chief Inspector Roger West of Scotland Yard.

02Crisis For A Copper1968032820200327 (BBC7)
20200328 (BBC7)

Roger West is suspended from duty and hires Pep Morgan to help prove that he’s been framed.

Chief Inspector Roger West is the creation of John Creasey, who authored more than 40 Roger West novels between 1942 and 1973.

Much like Paul Temple, West - “Scotland Yard’s youngest, smartest chief inspector” - has a long-suffering wife who also gets involved with the action. A total of six novels were adapted for radio by Maurice Travers.

Chief Inspector Roger West… Patrick Allen
Janet West… Sarah Lawson
Mark Lessing… Edward de Souza
Pep Morgan... Harry Landis
Pickerell… Robert James
Detective Inspector Bob Cornish… Frederick Treves
Assistant Commissioner Sir Guy Chatsworth… Maurice Hedley
Mrs Fleming… Margaret Robertson

Producer: John Fawcett Wilson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1968.

West is suspended from duty and hires Pep Morgan to help prove that he's been framed.

Vintage crime drama featuring Chief Inspector Roger West of Scotland Yard.

03Fear In Flat Nine1968040120200330 (BBC7)
20200331 (BBC7)

Roger West's continued efforts to restore his reputation put those around him in danger.

Chief Inspector Roger West is the creation of John Creasey, who authored more than 40 Roger West novels between 1942 and 1973.

Much like Paul Temple, West - “Scotland Yard’s youngest, smartest chief inspector” - has a long-suffering wife who also gets involved with the action. A total of six novels were adapted for radio by Maurice Travers.

Chief Inspector Roger West… Patrick Allen
Janet West… Sarah Lawson
Mark Lessing… Edward de Souza
Pep Morgan… Harry Landis
Lois Randall… Carol Marsh
Pickerell… Robert James
Bill Tennant… Anthony Jackson

Producer: John Fawcett Wilson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1968.

West's continued efforts to restore his reputation put those around him in danger.

Vintage crime drama featuring Chief Inspector Roger West of Scotland Yard.

04A Call From The Whistler1968040420200331 (BBC7)
20200401 (BBC7)

Roger West comes face-to-face with 'Whistler' Malone and some very useful evidence.

When Roger West finds the dead body of a former small-time crook, he runs into opposition from the formidable Superintendent Abbott, his superior at the Yard, and starts on a trail which involves conspiracy, corruption and murder.

Chief Inspector Roger West is the creation of John Creasey, who authored more than 40 Roger West novels between 1942 and 1973.

Much like Paul Temple, West - “Scotland Yard’s youngest, smartest chief inspector” - has a long-suffering wife who also gets involved with the action. A total of six novels were adapted for radio by Maurice Travers.

Chief Inspector Roger West… Patrick Allen
Janet West… Sarah Lawson
Mark Lessing… Edward de Souza
Lois Randall… Carol Marsh
Pickerell… Robert James
Bill Tennant… Anthony Jackson
‘Whistler’ Malone… Rio Fanning
Mrs Fleming…Margaret Robertson
Raymond Fleming… Frederick Jaeger

Producer: John Fawcett Wilson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1968.

Vintage crime drama featuring Chief Inspector Roger West of Scotland Yard.

05A Girl For A Hostage1968040820200402 (BBC7)
20200401 (BBC7)

The stakes are high, as Roger West draws closer to the truth and the mystery of what he missed.

Chief Inspector Roger West is the creation of John Creasey, who authored more than 40 Roger West novels between 1942 and 1973.

Much like Paul Temple, West - “Scotland Yard’s youngest, smartest chief inspector” - has a long-suffering wife who also gets involved with the action. A total of six novels were adapted for radio by Maurice Travers.

Chief Inspector Roger West… Patrick Allen
Janet West… Sarah Lawson
Mark Lessing… Edward de Souza
Superintendent Abbott… Grant Taylor
Inspector Bob Cornish… Frederick Treves
Lois Randall… Carol Marsh
Bill Tennant… Anthony Jackson
‘Whistler’ Malone… Rio Fanning

Producer: John Fawcett Wilson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1968.

The stakes are high, as West draws closer to the truth and the mystery of what he missed.

Vintage crime drama featuring Chief Inspector Roger West of Scotland Yard.

06Clue From A Captive1968041120200403 (BBC7)
20200402 (BBC7)

'Whistler’ Malone may be in a police cell but this case is far from sewn up. As Roger West says, it's got more twists than a corkscrew.

Chief Inspector Roger West is the creation of John Creasey, who authored more than 40 Roger West novels between 1942 and 1973.

Much like Paul Temple, West - “Scotland Yard’s youngest, smartest chief inspector” - has a long-suffering wife who also gets involved with the action. A total of six novels were adapted for radio by Maurice Travers.

Chief Inspector Roger West… Patrick Allen
Janet West… Sarah Lawson
Superintendent Abbott… Grant Taylor
Inspector Bob Cornish… Frederick Treves
‘Whistler’ Malone… Rio Fanning
Assistant Commissioner Sir Guy Chatsworth… Maurice Hedley

Producer: John Fawcett Wilson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1968.

'Whistler' Malone may be in a police cell but this case is far from sewn up.

Vintage crime drama featuring Chief Inspector Roger West of Scotland Yard.

07A Date With Justice1968041520200403 (BBC7)
20200404 (BBC7)

Roger West follows several lines of enquiry to find the crooked copper and close this case.

Chief Inspector Roger West is the creation of John Creasey, who authored more than 40 Roger West novels between 1942 and 1973.

Much like Paul Temple, West - “Scotland Yard’s youngest, smartest chief inspector” - has a long-suffering wife who also gets involved with the action. A total of six novels were adapted for radio by Maurice Travers.

Chief Inspector Roger West… Patrick Allen
Janet West… Sarah Lawson
Mark Lessing…Edward De Souza
Assistant Commissioner Sir Guy Chatsworth… Maurice Hedley
Superintendent Abbott… Grant Taylor
Inspector Bob Cornish… Frederick Treves
Mrs Fleming…Margaret Robertson
Raymond Fleming… Frederick Jaeger

Producer: John Fawcett Wilson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1968.

Vintage crime drama featuring Chief Inspector Roger West of Scotland Yard.