Episodes

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01By Any Other Name1999022220160628 (BBC7)
20160702 (BBC7)
20180618 (BBC7)
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20200619 (BBC7)
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Beau Nash generates woe with his farcical predilection for fanciful fabrications.

David Bamber stars as 18th-century dandy Richard 'Beau' Nash in a series of adventures.

No self-respecting Bath heiress would join the travelling players, but when one does, Beau Nash comes to the rescue.

Arnold Evans' six-part comedy series.

Starring David Bamber as Beau Nash, Eiry Thomas as Annie, Andrew Wincott as Dr Cheyne, Alice Arnold as Fanny, Lynn Seymour as Lucy and Peter Gunn as Hazlitt.

Composer: John Hardy.

Directed at BBC Wales by Alison Hindell

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 1999.

Six-part comedy drama series by Arnold Evans casting the 18th-century dandy Richard 'Beau' Nash in a series of adventures.

Beau Nash.... David Bamber
Annie.... Eiry Thomas
Lucy.... Lynn Seymour
Dr Cheyne.... Andrew Wincott
Hazlitt.... Peter Gunn
Fanny.... Alice Arnold

02Merely Players1999030120160705 (BBC7)
20160706 (BBC7)
20180625 (BBC7)
20180626 (BBC7)
20200626 (BBC7)
20200627 (BBC7)
Beau Nash comes to the aid of a man threatened by a vengeful and jealous German Count.

David Bamber stars as 18th-century dandy Richard 'Beau' Nash in a series of adventures.

A duelling count and a quack apothecary - only Beau Nash can give a looming tragedy a happy ending.

Arnold Evans' six-part comedy series.

Starring David Bamber as Beau Nash, Eiry Thomas as Annie, Andrew Wincott as nt von Richthofen, Simon Ludders as Mr Trout, Richard Nichols as Fintan Fitzgerald and Lesley Rooney as Poppy.

Composer: John Hardy.

Directed at BBC Wales by Alison Hindell

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 1999.

Six-part comedy drama series by Arnold Evans casting the 18th-century dandy Richard 'Beau' Nash in a series of adventures.

Beau Nash.... David Bamber
Annie.... Eiry Thomas
Count von Richthofen.... Andrew Wincott
Mr Trout.... Simon Ludders
Fintan Fitzgerald.... Richard Nichols
Poppy.... Lesley Rooney

Composer: John Hardy

Directed at BBC Wales by Alison Hindell.

03Ars Brevis1999030820160712 (BBC7)
20160713 (BBC7)
20180702 (BBC7)
20180703 (BBC7)
20200703 (BBC7)
20200704 (BBC7)
Beau Nash tries to hides his Welsh origins to get royal approval for his cordial.

David Bamber stars as 18th-century dandy Richard 'Beau' Nash in a series of adventures.

No true gentleman would speak Welsh, but Beau Nash finds that revealing his roots is the only way to secure a fortune

Arnold Evans' six-part sitcom.

Starring David Bamber as Beau Nash, Eiry Thomas as Annie, Rosamund Shelley as Lady Huntingdon, Alice Arnold as Fanny, Iestyn Jones as Pryderi and Stevie Parry as Widow Perkins.

Composer: John Hardy.

Directed at BBC Wales by Alison Hindell

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 1999.

No true gentleman would speak Welsh, but Beau Nash finds that revealing his roots is the only way to secure a fortune.

Six-part comedy drama series by Arnold Evans casting the 18th-century dandy Richard 'Beau' Nash in a series of adventures.

Beau Nash.... David Bamber
Annie.... Eiry Thomas
Lady Huntingdon.... Rosamund Shelley
FannyAlice Arnold
Pryderi.... Iestyn Jones
Widow Perkins.... Stevie Parry

Composer: John Hardy

Directed at BBC Wales by Alison Hindell.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 1999.

04Suffer Little Children1999031520160719 (BBC7)
20160720 (BBC7)
20180709 (BBC7)
20180710 (BBC7)
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20200711 (BBC7)
Ambrose needs Uncle Beau's support when he steals some orphans to start a school.

David Bamber stars as 18th-century dandy Richard 'Beau' Nash in a series of adventures.

Ambrose dreams of running a school and hopes Uncle Beau will help him to 'acquire' some pupils...

Arnold Evans' six-part sitcom.

Starring David Bamber as Beau Nash, Eiry Thomas as Annie, James Westaway as Ambrose, Brendan Charleson as Mr Whistle, James Greene as Joshua and Andrew Wincott as Dr Cheyne.

Composer: John Hardy.

Directed at BBC Wales by Alison Hindell

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 1999.

05Blessed Are We1999032220160726 (BBC7)
20160727 (BBC7)
20180716 (BBC7)
20180717 (BBC7)
20200717 (BBC7)
20200718 (BBC7)
Can a fine upright moral guardian like Dr Collins ever be compromised? Beau Nash tries.

David Bamber stars as 18th-century dandy Richard 'Beau' Nash in a series of adventures.

A Methodist minister threatens to cause the ruination of Bath.

Can a fine upright moral guardian like Dr Collins ever be compromised? Beau Nash tries his best.

Arnold Evans' six-part sitcom.

Starring David Bamber as Beau Nash, Patrick Collins as Dr Collins, Rosamund Shelley as Lady Huntingdon, Alice Arnold as Fanny, Manon Edwards as Mrs Collins and Andrew Wincott as Dr Cheyne.

Composer: John Hardy.

Directed at BBC Wales by Alison Hindell

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 1999.

06The Clockwork Man1999032920160802 (BBC7)
20160803 (BBC7)
20180723 (BBC7)
20180724 (BBC7)
20200724 (BBC7)
20200725 (BBC7)
Can Beau Nash track down a highway man known as the Avon Avenger?

David Bamber stars as 18th-century dandy Richard 'Beau' Nash in a series of adventures.

Can detective Beau Nash track down a highway man known as the Avon Avenger?

Arnold Evans' six-part sitcom.

Starring David Bamber as Beau Nash, Simon Ludders as Daniel Brewster, Stephen Thorne as Ned, Eiry Thomas as Annie, Andrew Wincott as Sir Percy and Claire Cage as Sophia.

Composer: John Hardy.

Directed at BBC Wales by Alison Hindell

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 1999.

Beau Nash turns detective to track down a highwayman, but all the clues point back at him.

Conclusion of the comedy drama series by Arnold Evans casting the 18th-century dandy Richard 'Beau' Nash in a series of adventures.

Beau Nash.... David Bamber
Daniel Brewster.... Simon Ludders
Ned.... Stephen Thorne
Annie.... Eiry Thomas
Sir Percy.... Andrew Wincott
Sophia.... Claire Cage

Beau Nash turns detective to track down a highwayman, but all the clues point back at him.

Conclusion of the comedy drama series by Arnold Evans casting the 18th-century dandy Richard 'Beau' Nash in a series of adventures.

Beau Nash.... David Bamber
Daniel Brewster.... Simon Ludders
Ned.... Stephen Thorne
Annie.... Eiry Thomas
Sir Percy.... Andrew Wincott
Sophia.... Claire Cage

Composer: John Hardy.

Directed at BBC Wales by Alison Hindell

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 1999.

Can Beau Nash track down a highway man known as the Avon Avenger?

David Bamber stars as 18th-century dandy Richard 'Beau' Nash in a series of adventures.