Monk's Hood [Cadfael]

Episodes

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01Troubled Times1991092420191224 (BBC7)
20191223 (BBC7)

The year is 1138, and Brother Cadfael, herbalist of Shrewsbury Abbey, is asked to supply a healing potion for a sick monk - but monk's hood oil can kill as well as cure....

Ellis Peters' medieval thriller narrated by Sir Michael Hordern stars Philip Madoc as Brother Cadfael, Ian Targett as Brother Mark, Geoffrey Whitehead as Prior Robert, Norman Jones as Brother Rees, Pat Heywood as Rishildis Burnel and Timothy Bateson as Father Heribert.

From the Chronicles of Brother Cadfael by Ellis Peters.

Dramatised by Bert Coules.

Producer: Lissa Evans

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1991.

The Abbey's ill benefactor needs Brother Cadfael's ointment, deadly if ingested.

Adaptations of Ellis Peters' medieval thrillers, starring Philip Madoc.

02The Inheritance1991100120191225 (BBC7)
20191224 (BBC7)

Brother Cadfael fears the worst over the sickness of Shrewsbury Abbey's benefactor.

Ellis Peters' medieval thriller narrated by Sir Michael Hordern stars Philip Madoc as Brother Cadfael, Ian Hogg as Sergeant William Warden, Ian Targett as Brother Mark, Geoffrey Whitehead as Prior Robert, Norman Jones as Brother Rees.

From the Chronicles of Brother Cadfael by Ellis Peters.

Dramatised by Bert Coules.

Producer: Lissa Evans

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1991.

The medieval monk fears the worst over the sickness of Shrewsbury Abbey's benefactor.

Adaptations of Ellis Peters' medieval thrillers, starring Philip Madoc.

03Hunted1991100820191226 (BBC7)
20191225 (BBC7)

Medieval monk Brother Cadfael harbours a young lad suspected of murdering his stepfather.

Ellis Peters' thriller narrated by Sir Michael Hordern stars Philip Madoc as Brother Cadfael, Ian Hogg as Sergeant William Warden, Ian Targett as Brother Mark, Geoffrey Whitehead as Prior Robert and Pat Heywood as Rishildis Burnel.

From the Chronicles of Brother Cadfael by Ellis Peters.

Dramatised by Bert Coules.

Producer: Lissa Evans

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1991.

Adaptations of Ellis Peters' medieval thrillers, starring Philip Madoc.

04Mallilie1991101520191227 (BBC7)
20191226 (BBC7)

Far from helping a murder suspect, Brother Cadfael unwittingly assists the local sheriff.

Ellis Peters' thriller narrated by Sir Michael Hordern stars Philip Madoc as Brother Cadfael, Ian Hogg as Sergeant William Warden, Ian Targett as Brother Mark, Geoffrey Whitehead as Prior Robert, Timothy Carlton as Martin Belcott and Richard Pearce as Edwin Gurney.

From the Chronicles of Brother Cadfael by Ellis Peters.

Dramatised by Bert Coules.

Producer: Lissa Evans

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1991.

Adaptations of Ellis Peters' medieval thrillers, starring Philip Madoc.

05Judgement1991102220191228 (BBC7)
20191227 (BBC7)

With Edwin arrested for murder, Brother Cadfael seeks justice in the local court.

Ellis Peters' medieval thriller narrated by Sir Michael Hordern stars Philip Madoc as Brother Cadfael, Ian Hogg as Sergeant William Warden, Ian Targett as Brother Mark, Geoffrey Whitehead as Prior Robert, Timothy Carlton as Martin Belcott and Richard Pearce as Edwin Gurney.

From the Chronicles of Brother Cadfael by Ellis Peters.

Dramatised by Bert Coules.

Producer: Lissa Evans

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1991.

Adaptations of Ellis Peters' medieval thrillers, starring Philip Madoc.