Sherlock Holmes - His Last Bow

Episodes

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1914. The services of a certain bee-keeper are called upon to help his country in her darkest hour.

1914. The services of a certain bee-keeper are called upon to help his country in her darkest hour.

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It's 1914, and the services of a certain beekeeper are called upon to help his country in the darkest hour. Episode 8 of 8.

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It's 1914, and the services of a certain beekeeper are called upon to help his country in the darkest hour. Episode 8 of 8.

Bruce Partington Plans20070406 BT=1015 (BBC7)
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Mycroft is on his way to Baker St, national security is at stake. With Clive Merrison and Michael Williams. Episode 4 of 8.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940105]

Eight further exploits of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 's great detective, starring Clive Merrison as Sherlock Holmes and Michael Williams as Dr Watson.

1: Wisteria Lodge. Mr Scott Eccles wakes to find his host and all his domestic staff have vanished. And downstairs the police find grim evidence of voodoo rites.

Violinist Leonard Friedman

Dramatised by Bert Coules. Director Patrick Rayner

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940105]

Unknown: Arthur Conan Doyle

Unknown: Clive Merrison

Unknown: Sherlock Holmes

Unknown: Michael Williams

Unknown: Mr Scott Eccles

Violinist: Leonard Friedman

Dramatised By: Bert Coules.

Director: Patrick Rayner

Inspector Baynes: Dominic Letts

Scott Eccles: David King

Miss Bumet: Geraldine Fitzgerald

Garcia: David Thorpe

Warner: Michael Onslow

Jesus: Steve Hodson

Carlo: Gareth Armstrong

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940112]

Eight further exploits of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's great detective, starring Clive Merrison as Sherlock Holmes and Michael Williams as Dr Watson, and featuring Kevin Whately as Jim Browner.

2: The Cardboard Box. The morning mail brings Miss Susan Cushing a grisly surprise. Who would send a gentle spinster two severed human ears?

Violinist Leonard Friedman

Dramatised by Roger Danes. Director Patrick Rayner POSTCARDS: for a set of eight His Last Bow postcards featuring original Strand Magazine illustrations, send cheque for L3.50 (payable to BBC) and A5 sae with 36p stamp to [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940112]

Unknown: Sir Arthur Conan

Unknown: Clive Merrison

Unknown: Sherlock Holmes

Unknown: Michael Williams

Unknown: Kevin Whately

Unknown: Jim Browner.

Unknown: Miss Susan Cushing

Violinist: Leonard Friedman

Dramatised By: Roger Danes.

Director: Patrick Rayner

Unknown: Sherlock Holmes Postcards

Inspector Lestrade: Stephen Thorne

Mary Cushing: Teresa Gallagher

Sarah Cushing: Rachel Atkins

Susan Cushing: Diana Payan

Fairbaim: James Telfer

McIlroy: Dominic Letts

Annabel: Oona Beeson

Dr Shaughnessy: John Evitts

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940119]

Eight further exploits of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's great detective.

3: TheRedGrde. A local landlady has an eccentric lodger who seems to be causing her grave concern.

Violinist Leonard Friedman Dramatised by Peter Ling Director Enyd Williams

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940119]

Unknown: Sir Arthur Conan

Violinist: Leonard Friedman

Dramatised By: Peter Ling

Director: Enyd Williams

Sherlock Holmes: Cllve Merrison

Dr Watson: Michael Williams

Mrs Warren: Joan Sims

Inspector Gregson: Ronald Herdman

Mr Warren: James Taylor

Emilia Lucca: Oona Beeson

Gennaro Lucca: Lyndam Gregory

James Leverton: Dominic Letts

CyrusCastle: Phillp Anthony

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940126]

Eight further exploits of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's great detective, starring Clive Merrison as Sherlock Holmes and Michael Williams as Dr Watson.

4: The Bruce-Partington Plans. It must be a very serious case indeed, to bring Mycroft Holmes rushing to Baker Street.

Violinist Leonard Friedman Dramatised by Bert Coules Director Enyd Williams

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940126]

Unknown: Sir Arthur Conan

Unknown: Clive Merrison

Unknown: Sherlock Holmes

Unknown: Michael Williams

Unknown: Bruce Partington

Unknown: Mycroft Holmes

Violinist: Leonard Friedman

Dramatised By: Bert Coules

Director: Enyd Williams

Mycroft Holmes: John Hartley

Inspector Lestrade: Stephen Thorne

Col Valentine Walter: Donald Douglas

Sir James Walter: John Moffatt

Violet Westbury: Vmenne Rochester

Arthur Cadogan-West: Jamie Glover

Sidney Johnson: John Evitts

Mrs Johnson: Pauline Yates

Hugo Oberstein: John Baddeley

Matcham: Tiran Aakel

Prime Minister: Anthony Newlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940202]

Eight further exploits of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's great detective, starring Clive Merrison as Sherlock Holmes and Michael Williams as Dr Watson, with Edward Petheridge as Culverton Smith and Alex Jennings as Victor Savage.

5: The Dying Detective. Fever-ridden and hallucinating, Holmes lies desperately ill, struck down by a rare tropical illness. Only one man in London can help -

violinist Leonard Friedman.

Dramatised by Robert Forrest. Director Patrick Rayner.

BBC RADIO COLLECTION CASSETTE: The Return of Sherlock Holmes , now available

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940202]

Unknown: Sir Arthur Conan

Unknown: Clive Merrison

Unknown: Sherlock Holmes

Unknown: Michael Williams

Unknown: Edward Petheridge

Unknown: Culverton Smith

Unknown: Alex Jennings

Unknown: Victor Savage.

Violinist: Leonard Friedman

Dramatised By: Robert Forrest

Director: Patrick Rayner

Mrs Hudson: Joan Matheson

Inspector Morton: Phillip Anthony

Savage as a boy: Sam Crane

Staples: John Baddeley

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940209]

Eight further exploits of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's great detective, starring

Clive Merrison as Sherlock Holmes and Michael Williams as Dr Watson.

6: The Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax. Watson goes to Switzerland in search of a missing aristocrat. But the trail leads back to a funeral parlour in London.

Violinist Leonard Friedman Dramatised by Peter Ling Director Enyd Williams

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940209]

Unknown: Sir Arthur Conan

Unknown: Clive Merrison

Unknown: Sherlock Holmes

Unknown: Michael Williams

Unknown: Lady Frances Carfax.

Violinist: Leonard Friedman

Dramatised By: Peter Ling

Director: Enyd Williams

Honourable Philip Green: Jack Klaff

Inspector Lestrade: Stephen Thorne

Holy Peters: Peter Wickham

Mrs Peters: Jillie Meers

Monsieur Moser: John Baddeley

Herr Brandt: Colin Pinney

Marie Devine: Rachel Atkins

Undertaker: William Maxwell

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940216]

Eight further exploits of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's great detective, starring Clive Merrison as Sherlock Holmes and Michael Williams as Dr Watson, and featuring Patrick Allen as Dr Leon Sterndale.

7: The Devil's Foot. After pushing his health to the limit, Holmes is resting in Cornwall, where Watson insists on total rest. But then death strikes a local family.

Violinist Leonard Friedman. Dramatised by Bert Coules Director Patrick Rayner

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940216]

Unknown: Sir Arthur Conan

Unknown: Clive Merrison

Unknown: Sherlock Holmes

Unknown: Michael Williams

Unknown: Patrick Allen

Unknown: Dr Leon Sterndale.

Violinist: Leonard Friedman.

Dramatised By: Bert Coules

Director: Patrick Rayner

Rev Roundhay: Geoffrey Beevers

Mortimer Tregennis: Sean Arnold

Brenda: Diana Payan

Owen: David Thorpe

George: Colin Pinney

Doctor: Barry J Gordon

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940223]

In the last in the current series featuring Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 's great detective, Holmes and Watson meet for the last time. Clive Merrison stars as Sherlock Holmes and Michael Williams as Dr

Watson.

His Last Bow. In 1914 the services of a certain beekeeper are called upon to help his country in her darkest hour.

Violinist Leonard Friedman Dramatised by Bert Coules Director Enyd Williams

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940223]

Unknown: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Unknown: Clive Merrison

Unknown: Sherlock Holmes

Unknown: Michael Williams

Violinist: Leonard Friedman

Dramatised By: Bert Coules

Director: Enyd Williams

Captain Kell: Michael Cochrane

Stamford: Norman Rodway

Prime Minister: Preston Lockwood

Foreign Secretary: Donald Pickering

Von Bork: James Telfer

Von Herling: Colin Pinney

Martha: Lala Lloyd

Altamont: Bob Sherman

Agent: Ed Bishop

O'Brien: Eamonn Fleming

First student: Ben Lemel

The Wisteria Lodge

A party guest wakes to find his host and the domestic staff have vanished in the night. The police find evidence of voodoo rites.

01Wisteria Lodge20070403 BT=1015 (BBC7)
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Voodoo rituals and mystery disappearances spark a gruesome riddle for the detective.

Voodoo rituals and mystery disappearances spark a gruesome riddle for the detective. Stars Clive Merrison and Michael Williams.

Voodoo rituals and a bloodthirsty dictator conspire to give Holmes and Watson a gruesome riddle to solve. Episode 1 of 8.

Voodoo rituals and a set of mystery disappearances present the great detective with a gruesome riddle. Starring Clive Merrison. Episode 1 of 8.

02The Cardboard Box20081010 BT=1015 (BBC7)
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The sleuth probes a spinster's grisly surprise in the post - two severed human ears.

The sleuth probes a spinster's grisly surprise in the post - two severed human ears. Stars Clive Merrison and Michael Williams.

The morning mail brings Miss Susan Cushing a grisly surprise. Who would send a gentle spinster two severed human ears? Episode 2 of 8.

03The Red Circle20070405 BT=1015 (BBC7)
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Worried about her strange lodger, a landlady calls on the great detective for help.

Worried about her strange lodger, a landlady calls on the great detective for help. Stars Clive Merrison and Michael Williams.

A local landlady has a strange lodger who is causing her concern. The agony columns must be consulted at once. Episode 3 of 8.

Worried about her strange lodger, a landlady calls in the great detective. Starring Clive Merrison and Michael Williams. Episode 3 of 8.

A local landlady has a strange lodger who is causing her grave concern. The newspaper agony columns must be consulted at once. Episode 3 of 8.

A local landlady has an eccentric lodger who is causing her grave concern. The newspaper agony columns must be consulted at once.

04The Bruce Partington Plans20060309 BT=1300 (BBC7)
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With national security at stake, the sleuth's brother Mycroft heads to Baker Street.

With national security at stake, the sleuth's brother Mycroft heads to Baker Street. Stars Clive Merrison and Michael Williams.

With national security at stake, the detective's brother heads to Baker Street. Starring Clive Merrison and Michael Williams. Episode 4 of 8.

Mycroft is on his way to Baker Street - national security is at stake. With Clive Merrison and Michael Williams. Episode 4 of 8.

Baker Street's most famous resident flexes his mental muscles on another enigma.

It must be a very serious case indeed, to bring Mycroft Holmes rushing to Baker Street.

05The Dying Detective20070409 BT=1015 (BBC7)
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Fever-ridden and hallucinating with a tropical disease, only one man can help the sleuth.

Fever-ridden and hallucinating with a tropical disease, only one man can help the stricken sleuth. Starring Clive Merrison.

Holmes lies desperately ill, struck down by a rare tropical disease. Only one man can help him. Episode 5 of 8.

Fever-ridden and hallucinating, Holmes lies desperately ill, struck down by a rare tropical disease. Only one man can help him. Episode 5 of 8.

Fever-ridden and hallucinating with a tropical disease, only one man can help the stricken sleuth. Starring Clive Merrison. Episode 5 of 8.

Eliminating the impossible. Considering the improbable. Sherlock Holmes. 'Nuff said.

06The Disappearance Of Lady Frances Carfax20070410 BT=1015 (BBC7)
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Watson hunts a missing aristocrat in Switzerland, but the trail leads to a funeral parlour

Watson heads to Switzerland for a missing aristocrat, but the trail leads back to a funeral parlour. Stars Clive Merrison.

Watson goes to Switzerland, in search of a vanished aristocrat. Episode 6 of 8.

Watson goes to Switzerland, in search of a vanished aristocrat. But the trail comes back to a funeral parlour in London.

Watson goes to Switzerland for a missing aristocrat, but the trail heads back to a funeral parlour. With Clive Merrison. Episode 6 of 8.

The greatest of all detectives tackles another insoluble case.

07The Devil's Foot20070411 BT=1015 (BBC7)
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Watson worries about the sleuth as he recuperates in Cornwall - then horror strikes.

Watson worries about the sleuth as he recuperates in Cornwall - then horror strikes. Stars Clive Merrison and Michael Williams.

After pushing his health to the limits, Holmes is recuperating in Cornwall, where Watson insists he rests. Then horror strikes. Episode 7 of 8.

Stars Clive Merrison and Michael Williams.

After his illness, Holmes recuperates in Cornwall where Watson insists he rests. Then horror strikes. Episode 7 of 8.

Watson is concerned about the detective's health. As Holmes recuperates in Cornwall, horror strikes. Starring Clive Merrison. Episode 7 of 8.

The master sleuth faces another confounding conundrum.

After pushing his health to the limit, Holmes is recuperating in Cornwall, where Watson insists he rests. Then horror strikes.

08His Last Bow20070412 BT=1015 (BBC7)
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1914 - The services of a certain beekeeper are called upon to help his country in the darkest hour. Episode 8 of 8.

1914. The services of a certain bee-keeper are called upon to help his country in her darkest hour.

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It's 1914 and the sleuth-cum-apiarist is asked to help England in her darkest hour.

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It's 1914 and the sleuth-cum-apiarist is asked to help England in her darkest hour.

It's 1914 and the sleuth-cum-apiarist is asked to help England in her darkest hour. Stars Clive Merrison and Michael Williams.

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Holmes and Watson, a classic partnership if ever there was one, pair up one last time.

It's 1914 and the sleuth-cum-apiarist is asked to help England in her darkest hour.

Stars Clive Merrison and Michael Williams.