Operation Luna [Charles Chilton - Journey Into Space]

Episodes

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01Countdown To Peril1958032620160229 (BBC7)
20160301 (BBC7)
20181112 (BBC7)
20181113 (BBC7)
20200831 (BBC7)
It’s 1965. Jet Morgan is in Australia, preparing for 'Operation Luna,' set to be man's first trip to the Moon.

CAST:

Jet Morgan …. Andrew Faulds
Lemmy Barnett …. Alfie Bass
Doc …. Guy Kingsley-Poynter
Mitch …. David Williams
Other parts by John Cazabon.

Music composed and orchestra conducted by Van Phillips.

Written and produced by Charles Chilton.

A futuristic thirteen-part tale first heard in 1953 however, the original recordings were erased.

This re-recording first broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1958.

Set to be the first men on the moon, Jet Morgan and his crew blast off.

Classic 1950s science-fiction, set in the far-flung future of the late 20th century

1965: Jet Morgan is in Australia, preparing for 'Operation Luna,' set to be man's first trip to the Moon.

Futuristic tale as first broadcast in 1953.

Stars Andrew Faulds as Jet Morgan, Alfie Bass as Lemmy Barnett, Guy Kingsley-Poynter as Doc, David Williams as Mitch, Other parts by John Cazabon.

Written in thirteen parts and produced by Charles Chilton.

Though first heard in 1953, the original recordings were wiped.

Re-recording first broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1958.

02Moon Music1958040220160301 (BBC7)
20160302 (BBC7)
20181113 (BBC7)
20181114 (BBC7)
20200901 (BBC7)
It’s 1965. Jet Morgan and his crew battle to make their landing on The Moon as the world looks on.

CAST:

Jet Morgan …. Andrew Faulds
Lemmy Barnett …. Alfie Bass
Doc …. Guy Kingsley-Poynter
Mitch …. David Williams
Other parts by John Cazabon and Alan Keith

Music composed and orchestra conducted by Van Phillips.

Written and produced by Charles Chilton.

A futuristic thirteen-part tale first heard in 1953 however, the original recordings were erased.

This re-recording first broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1958.

Jet Morgan and his crew battle to make their 1965 Moon landing as the world looks on.

Classic 1950s science-fiction, set in the far-flung future of the late 20th century

Jet Morgan and his crew battle to make their 1965 moon landing as the world looks on.

Jet Morgan and his crew battle to make their 1965 landing on the moon as the world looks on.

Futuristic tale as first broadcast in 1953.

Stars Andrew Faulds as Jet Morgan, Alfie Bass as Lemmy Barnett, Guy Kingsley-Poynter as Doc, David Williams as Mitch, Other parts by John Cazabon and Alan Keith.

Though first heard in 1953, the original recordings were wiped.

Re-recording first broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1958.

03Moon Music1958040920160302 (BBC7)
20160303 (BBC7)
20181114 (BBC7)
20181115 (BBC7)
20200902 (BBC7)
Jet Morgan is disturbed by visions and a sense of foreboding - as his rocket fails to respond.

CAST:

Jet Morgan …. Andrew Faulds
Lemmy Barnett …. Alfie Bass
Doc …. Guy Kingsley-Poynter
Mitch …. David Williams
Other parts by David Jacobs and Duncan McIntyre

Music composed and orchestra conducted by Van Phillips.

Written and produced by Charles Chilton.

A futuristic thirteen-part tale first heard in 1953 however, the original recordings were erased.

This re-recording first broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1958.

Captain Jet Morgan is disturbed by visions and foreboding as his rocket fails to respond.

Classic 1950s science-fiction, set in the far-flung future of the late 20th century

Captain Jet Morgan is disturbed by visions and a sense of foreboding, as his rocket fails to respond...

Futuristic tale set in 1965 as first broadcast in 1953.

Stars Andrew Faulds as Jet Morgan, Alfie Bass as Lemmy Barnett, Guy Kingsley-Poynter as Doc, David Williams as Mitch, Other parts by David Jacobs and Duncan McIntyre.

Though first heard in 1953, the original recordings were wiped.

Re-recording first broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1958.

04Is There Anybody Out There?1958041620160303 (BBC7)
20160304 (BBC7)
20181115 (BBC7)
20181116 (BBC7)
20200903 (BBC7)
Captain Jet Morgan and his crew face catastrophe when their rocket loses power.

CAST:

Jet Morgan …. Andrew Faulds
Lemmy Barnett …. Alfie Bass
Doc …. Guy Kingsley-Poynter
Mitch …. David Williams
Other parts played by David Jacobs

Music composed and orchestra conducted by Van Phillips.

Written and produced by Charles Chilton.

A futuristic thirteen-part tale first heard in 1953 however, the original recordings were erased.

This re-recording first broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1958.

Classic 1950s science-fiction, set in the far-flung future of the late 20th century

Futuristic tale set in 1965 as first broadcast in 1953.

Stars Andrew Faulds as Jet Morgan, Alfie Bass as Lemmy Barnett, Guy Kingsley-Poynter as Doc, David Williams as Mitch, Other parts by David Jacobs.

Though first heard in 1953, the original recordings were wiped.

Re-recording first broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1958.

05The First Of Many1958042320160304 (BBC7)
20160305 (BBC7)
20181116 (BBC7)
20181117 (BBC7)
20200904 (BBC7)
The stalled rocket ship stops Jet Morgan and his crew from returning to Earth.

CAST:

Jet Morgan …. Andrew Faulds
Lemmy Barnett …. Alfie Bass
Doc …. Guy Kingsley-Poynter
Mitch …. David Williams
Other parts played by David Jacobs

Music composed and orchestra conducted by Van Phillips.

Written and produced by Charles Chilton.

A futuristic thirteen-part tale first heard in 1953 however, the original recordings were erased.

This re-recording first broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1958.

The stalled rocket ship stops Captain Jet and his crew from returning to Earth.

Classic 1950s science-fiction, set in the far-flung future of the late 20th century

The stalled rocket ship stops Captain Jet Morgan and his crew from returning to Earth.

Futuristic tale set in 1965 as first broadcast in 1953.

Stars Andrew Faulds as Jet Morgan, Alfie Bass as Lemmy Barnett, Guy Kingsley-Poynter as Doc, David Williams as Mitch, Other parts by David Jacobs.

Though first heard in 1953, the original recordings were wiped.

Re-recording first broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1958.

06The Irresistible Force1958043020160307 (BBC7)
20160308 (BBC7)
20181119 (BBC7)
20181120 (BBC7)
20200907 (BBC7)
Captain Jet Morgan decides to investigate the dark side of the moon, before the ship returns to Earth.

Futuristic tale set in 1965 as first broadcast in 1953.

CAST:

Jet Morgan …. Andrew Faulds
Lemmy Barnett …. Alfie Bass
Doc …. Guy Kingsley-Poynter
Mitch …. David Williams
All Other Parts …. David Jacobs

Music composed and orchestra conducted by Van Phillips.

Written in 13-parts and produced by Charles Chilton.

Though first heard in 1953, the original recordings were wiped.

Re-recording first broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1958.

Captain Jet decides to investigate the dark side of the moon before the return to Earth.

Classic 1950s science-fiction, set in the far-flung future of the late 20th century

Captain Jet Morgan decides to investigate the dark side of the moon before the ship returns to Earth.

Stars Andrew Faulds as Jet Morgan, Alfie Bass as Lemmy Barnett, Guy Kingsley-Poynter as Doc, David Williams as Mitch, Other parts by David Jacobs.

Written in 13 parts and produced by Charles Chilton.

07Is This The Earth?1958050720160308 (BBC7)
20160309 (BBC7)
20181120 (BBC7)
20181121 (BBC7)
20200908 (BBC7)
As Captain Jet Morgan's crew are pursued on the dark side of the moon, they drift dangerously off course.

Futuristic tale set in 1965 as first broadcast in 1953.

CAST:

Jet Morgan …. Andrew Faulds
Lemmy Barnett …. Alfie Bass
Doc …. Guy Kingsley-Poynter
Mitch …. David Williams
All Other Parts …. David Jacobs

Music composed and orchestra conducted by Van Phillips.

Written and produced by Charles Chilton.

Though first heard in 1953, the original recordings were wiped.

Re-recording first broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1958.

As Morgan's crew are pursued on the moon's dark side, they drift dangerously off course.

Classic 1950s science-fiction, set in the far-flung future of the late 20th century

Stars Andrew Faulds as Jet Morgan, Alfie Bass as Lemmy Barnett, Guy Kingsley-Poynter as Doc, David Williams as Mitch, Other parts by David Jacobs.

08The Time Travellers1958051420160309 (BBC7)
20160310 (BBC7)
20181121 (BBC7)
20181122 (BBC7)
20200909 (BBC7)
Captain Jet Morgan and his crew find themselves on a curiously familiar planet as visitors arrive.

Futuristic tale set in 1965 as first broadcast in 1953.

Stars Andrew Faulds as Jet Morgan, Alfie Bass as Lemmy Barnett, Guy Kingsley-Poynter as Doc, David Williams as Mitch, Other parts by David Jacobs.

CAST:

Jet Morgan …. Andrew Faulds
Lemmy Barnett …. Alfie Bass
Doc …. Guy Kingsley-Poynter
Mitch …. David Williams
All Other Parts …. David Jacobs

Music composed and orchestra conducted by Van Phillips.

Written and produced by Charles Chilton.

Though first heard in 1953, the original recordings were wiped.

Re-recording first broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1958.

Jet and his crew find themselves on a curiously familiar planet as visitors arrive.

Classic 1950s science-fiction, set in the far-flung future of the late 20th century

09An Offer Of Help1958052120160310 (BBC7)
20160311 (BBC7)
20181122 (BBC7)
20181123 (BBC7)
20200910 (BBC7)
Captain Jet Morgan and his crew have returned to Earth, but it's not as they left it.

Futuristic tale set in 1965 as first broadcast in 1953.

CAST:

Jet Morgan …. Andrew Faulds
Lemmy Barnett …. Alfie Bass
Doc …. Guy Kingsley-Poynter
Mitch …. David Williams
All Other Parts …. David Jacobs

Music composed and orchestra conducted by Van Phillips.

Written and produced by Charles Chilton.

Though first heard in 1953, the original recordings were wiped.

Re-recording first broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1958.

Classic 1950s science-fiction, set in the far-flung future of the late 20th century

Stars Andrew Faulds as Jet Morgan, Alfie Bass as Lemmy Barnett, Guy Kingsley-Poynter as Doc, David Williams as Mitch, Other parts by Deryck Guyler.

10The Citadel1958052820160311 (BBC7)
20160312 (BBC7)
20181123 (BBC7)
20181124 (BBC7)
20200911 (BBC7)
Stranded in Earth's past, the Voice tries tempting Captain Jet Morgan and his crew out into the city of the aliens.

Futuristic tale set in 1965 as first broadcast in 1953.

CAST:

Jet Morgan …. Andrew Faulds
Lemmy Barnett …. Alfie Bass
Doc …. Guy Kingsley-Poynter
Mitch …. David Williams
All Other Parts …. Deryck Guyler

Music composed and orchestra conducted by Van Phillips.

Written and produced by Charles Chilton.

Though first heard in 1953, the original recordings were wiped.

Re-recording first broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1958.

Stranded in Earth's past, the Voice tries tempting Jet and crew into the city of aliens.

Classic 1950s science-fiction, set in the far-flung future of the late 20th century

Stars Andrew Faulds as Jet Morgan, Alfie Bass as Lemmy Barnett, Guy Kingsley-Poynter as Doc, David Williams as Mitch, Other parts by Deryck Guyler.

11To The Moon Or Venus?1958060420160314 (BBC7)
20160315 (BBC7)
20181126 (BBC7)
20181127 (BBC7)
20200914 (BBC7)
The Voice invites Captain Jet Morgan and his crew to meet him, but Lemmy is soon feeling terrified...

Futuristic tale set in 1965 as first broadcast in 1953.

CAST:

Jet Morgan …. Andrew Faulds
Lemmy Barnett …. Alfie Bass
Doc …. Guy Kingsley-Poynter
Mitch …. David Williams
Other parts by David Jacobs and Deryck Guyler.

Music composed and orchestra conducted by Van Phillips.

Written in 13-parts and produced by Charles Chilton.

Though first heard in 1953, the original recordings were wiped.

Re-recording first broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1958.

The Voice invites Jet Morgan and his crew to meet him, but Lemmy is soon feeling terrified

Classic 1950s science-fiction, set in the far-flung future of the late 20th century

Stars Andrew Faulds as Jet Morgan, Alfie Bass as Lemmy Barnett, Guy Kingsley-Poynter as Doc and David Williams as Mitch, Other parts by David Jacobs and Deryck Guyler.

12A Rocky Send Off1958061120160315 (BBC7)
20160316 (BBC7)
20181127 (BBC7)
20181128 (BBC7)
20200915 (BBC7)
After travelling through time, could Captain Jet Morgan and his crew be bound for home at last?

Futuristic tale set in 1965 as first broadcast in 1953.

CAST:

Jet Morgan …. Andrew Faulds
Lemmy Barnett …. Alfie Bass
Doc …. Guy Kingsley-Poynter
Mitch …. David Williams
Other parts by David Jacobs and Deryck Guyler.

Music composed and orchestra conducted by Van Phillips.

Written and produced by Charles Chilton.

Though first heard in 1953, the original recordings were wiped.

Re-recording first broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1958.

After travelling through time, could Jet Morgan and his crew be bound for home at last?

Classic 1950s science-fiction, set in the far-flung future of the late 20th century

Stars Andrew Faulds as Jet Morgan, Alfie Bass as Lemmy Barnett, Guy Kingsley-Poynter as Doc and David Williams as Mitch, Other parts by David Jacobs and Deryck Guyler.

13Set Course For Earth1958061620160316 (BBC7)
20160317 (BBC7)
20181128 (BBC7)
20181129 (BBC7)
20200916 (BBC7)
After blasting off, Captain Jet Morgan and his crew try to make sense of their mammoth trip through time.

Conclusion of the futuristic tale set in 1965 as first broadcast in 1953.

CAST:

Jet Morgan …. Andrew Faulds
Lemmy Barnett …. Alfie Bass
Doc …. Guy Kingsley-Poynter
Mitch …. David Williams
Other parts by David Jacobs and Deryck Guyler.

Music composed and orchestra conducted by Van Phillips.

Written and produced by Charles Chilton.

Though first heard in 1953, the original recordings were wiped.

Re-recording first broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in 1958.

After blasting off, Jet and his crew try to make sense of their mammoth trip through time.

Classic 1950s science-fiction, set in the far-flung future of the late 20th century

Conclusion of the futuristic tale set in 1965 as first broadcast in 1953.

Stars Andrew Faulds as Jet Morgan, Alfie Bass as Lemmy Barnett, Guy Kingsley-Poynter as Doc and David Williams as Mitch, Other parts by David Jacobs and Deryck Guyler.