The Newly Discovered Casebook Of Sherlock Holmes

Spoof series parodying the adventures of the great detective.

Episodes

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01The Case Of The Clockwork Fiend1999011620190605 (BBC7)
20190606 (BBC7)
20190608 (BBC7)

The spoof sleuth probes mystery deaths from some new-fangled inventions.

Baker Street’s Great Detective Sherlock Holmes investigates mystery deaths from some new fangled inventions.

Roy Hudd spoofs the famous sleuth in Tony Hare’s comedy series.

With Chris Emmett as Dr Watson, Jeffrey Holland as Inspector Lestrade and June Whitfield as Mrs Hudson.

Musical accompaniment: Ian Smith.

Producer: Chris Neill

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in January 1999.

02The Mystery Of The Obese Escapologist1999012320190612 (BBC7)
20190613 (BBC7)

Baker Street’s Great Detective Sherlock Holmes probes the murky world of a Victorian music hall.

Roy Hudd spoofs the famous sleuth in Tony Hare’s comedy series.

With Chris Emmett as Dr Watson, June Whitfield as Mrs Hudson and Geoffrey Whitehead as Moriarty.

Musical accompaniment: Ian Smith.

Producer: Chris Neill

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in January 1999.

The spoof sleuth probes the murky world of a Victorian music hall. From January 1999.

03The Case Of The Deranged Botanist1999013020190619 (BBC7)
20190620 (BBC7)

Baker Street’s Great Detective Sherlock Holmes is on the case in a monstrous tale of cross-bred plants and humans.

Roy Hudd spoofs the famous sleuth in Tony Hare’s comedy series.

With Chris Emmett as Dr Watson, June Whitfield as Mrs Hudson and Jeffrey Holland as Inspector Lestrade.

Musical accompaniment: Ian Smith.

Producer: Chris Neill

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in January 1999.

The spoof sleuth probes a monstrous tale of cross-bred plants and humans. From 1999.

04Sherlock Holmes And The Glorious Doppelganger1999020620190626 (BBC7)
20190627 (BBC7)

Baker Street’s Great Detective Sherlock Holmes investigates when Queen Victoria suffers a severe personality change.

The ghastly truth is revealed at Buckingham Palace garden party.

Roy Hudd spoofs the famous sleuth in Tony Hare’s comedy series.

With Chris Emmett as Dr Watson, June Whitfield as Mrs Hudson and Geoffrey Whitehead as Moriarty.

Musical accompaniment: Ian Smith.

Producer: Chris Neill

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in January 1999.

The spoof sleuth probes a dastardly plot involving Queen Victoria.

The spoof sleuth probes a dastardly plot to replace Queen Victoria.

05Holmes Strikes A Happy Medium1999021320190703 (BBC7)
20190704 (BBC7)

Baker Street’s Great Detective Sherlock Holmes tries to unravel murderous goings-on at a seance.

Roy Hudd spoofs the famous sleuth in Tony Hare’s comedy series.

With Chris Emmett as Dr Watson, June Whitfield as Mrs Hudson, Geoffrey Whitehead as Moriarty and Jeffrey Holland as Inspector Lestrade

Musical accompaniment: Ian Smith.

Producer: Chris Neill

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in February 1999.

The spoof sleuth tries to unravel murderous goings-on at a seance.

06The Demon Cobbler Of Greek Street1999022020190710 (BBC7)
20190711 (BBC7)

The spoof sleuth probes a shoe clue connection in two mystery murders.