John Mortimer Presents - The Trials Of Marshall Hall

Tom Baker stars as Britain's most celebrated criminal barrister - Sir Edward Marshall Hall.

True stories of crime and trial in a bygone age introduced by John Mortimer.

Starring Tom Baker.

Episodes

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The Trials Of Marshall Hall20070312 (BBC7)
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The Black Trunk: Tom Baker stars as the celebrated criminal barrister in his first case in 1894. Episode 1 of 5.
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Tom Baker is Britain's celebrated criminal barrister, Sir Edward Marshall Hall, in his first case, fought in 1894.

Can Britain's most celebrated criminal barrister save Marie Herman from the gallows?

Can Britain's most celebrated criminal barrister save Marie Herman from the gallows? 1894 true story. Stars Tom Baker.

Tom Baker stars in reconstructions of dramatic courtroom tales from the past

TRUE CRIME: True stories of crime and trial in a bygone age, starring Tom Baker as Britain's celebrated barrister, Sir Edward Marshall Hall.

In his first case, fought in 1894, Sir Edward sets out to save Marie Herman from the gallows - a true story.

Introduced by Rumpole of the Bailey's creator John Mortimer. With Timothy Block, Zelah Clarke and Nicholas Farr.

Dramatised by Michael Butt. Directed by John Taylor.

A Fiction Factory production for BBC Radio 2 from 1996.

0102The Camden Town Murder1996112620050415 BT=1030 (BBC7)
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Did Bob Wood slit Emily Dimmock's throat? Sir Edward Marshall Hall tries to prove Bob's innocence.

Did Bob Wood really murder Emily Dimmock by slitting her throat?

TRUE CRIME: True stories of crime and trial in a bygone age, starring Tom Baker as Britain's celebrated barrister, Sir Edward Marshall Hall.

Introduced by Rumpole of the Bailey's creator John Mortimer. With Timothy Block, Kellie Bright, Nicholas Farr, David Glover and Jonathan Tafler.

Dramatised by Michael Butt. Directed by John Taylor.

A Fiction Factory production for BBC Radio 2 from 1996.

Tom Baker stars in reconstructions of dramatic courtroom tales from the past

True stories of crime and trial in a bygone age, starring Tom Baker as Britain's celebrated barrister, Sir Edward Marshall Hall.

Introduced by Rumpole of the Bailey's creator John Mortimer. With Timothy Block, Kellie Bright, Nicholas Farr, David Glover and Jonathan Tafler.

A Fiction Factory production for BBC Radio 2 from 1996.

TRUE CRIME: True stories of crime and trial in a bygone age, starring Tom Baker as Britain's celebrated barrister, Sir Edward Marshall Hall.

0103A Hint Of Arsenic1996120320050418 BT=1030 (BBC7)
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The barrister is determined to prove Harold Greenwood innocent of parricide.

The barrister is determined to prove Harold Greenwood innocent of killing his first wife.

The barrister is determined to prove Harold Greenwood innocent of killing his first wife. Tom Baker stars.

Tom Baker stars in reconstructions of dramatic courtroom tales from the past

True stories of crime and trial in a bygone age, starring Tom Baker as Britain's celebrated barrister, Sir Edward Marshall Hall.

Sir Edward sets out to prove Harold Greenwood innocent of killing his first wife.

Introduced by Rumpole of the Bailey's creator John Mortimer. With Timothy Block, Robert Blythe and Zelah Clarke.

Dramatised by Michael Butt and directed by John Taylor.

A Fiction Factory production for BBC Radio 2 from 1996.

0104A Death At Christmas1996121020050419 BT=1030 (BBC7)
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Ex-soldier Frederick Rothwell Holt is charged with murdering his lover.

But is he responsible for his actions?

Troubled ex-soldier Frederick Rothwell Holt is charged with murdering his lover, Kitty.

The barrister faces a complex case over a troubled ex-soldier charged with murder.

TRUE CRIME: True stories of crime and trial in a bygone age, starring Tom Baker as Britain's celebrated barrister, Sir Edward Marshall Hall.

Sir Edward faces a complex case over a troubled ex-soldier charged with murder.

Introduced by Rumpole of the Bailey's creator John Mortimer. With Timothy Block, Robert Blythe and Jonathan Tafler.

Dramatised by Michael Butt. Director Michael Fox.

A Fiction Factory production for BBC Radio 2 from 1996.

Tom Baker stars in reconstructions of dramatic courtroom tales from the past

True stories of crime and trial in a bygone age, starring Tom Baker as Britain's celebrated barrister, Sir Edward Marshall Hall.

Sir Edward faces a complex case over a troubled ex-soldier charged with murder.

Introduced by Rumpole of the Bailey's creator John Mortimer. With Timothy Block, Robert Blythe and Jonathan Tafler.

Dramatised by Michael Butt. Director Michael Fox.

A Fiction Factory production for BBC Radio 2 from 1996.

0105 LASTThe Case Of The Green Bicycle1996121720050420 (BBC7)
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Did Ronald Light shoot a woman cyclist dead?

Tom Baker stars.

The feted barrister sets out to prove his innocence.

Was Ronald the shooter on the grassy verge?

Did Ronald Light shoot a woman cyclist dead? Tom Baker stars. Episode 5 of 5.

Did Ronald Light shoot a woman cyclist dead?

TRUE CRIME: True stories of crime and trial in a bygone age, starring Tom Baker as Britain's celebrated barrister, Sir Edward Marshall Hall.

Did Ronald Light shoot a woman cyclist dead? Sir Edward sets out to prove his innocence.

Introduced by Rumpole of the Bailey's creator John Mortimer. With Jonathan Tafler and David Alistair.

Dramatised by Michael Butt.

Director Michael Fox

A Fiction Factory production for BBC Radio 2 from 1996.

Tom Baker stars in reconstructions of dramatic courtroom tales from the past

True stories of crime and trial in a bygone age, starring Tom Baker as Britain's celebrated barrister, Sir Edward Marshall Hall.

Did Ronald Light shoot a woman cyclist dead? Sir Edward sets out to prove his innocence.

Introduced by Rumpole of the Bailey's creator John Mortimer. With Jonathan Tafler and David Alistair.

Dramatised by Michael Butt.

Director Michael Fox

A Fiction Factory production for BBC Radio 2 from 1996.