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Rome, AD 70: Roman sleuth Marcus Didius Falco chances upon an illegal trade in precious metal (the silver pigs) after mounting a rescue from a kidnap gang.

Lindsey Davis's witty and enthralling adventures set in the days of the Roman Empire. Dramatised by Mary Cutler.

Falco ….Anton Lesser
Sosia ….Felicity Jones
Lenia …. Gillian Goodman
Petronius ….Ben Crowe
Decimus ….Robert Lister
Publius ….Richard Derrington
Pertinax/Julius …. Sean Connolly
Falco’s Mother ….Frances Jeater
Marcia ….Helen Monks

Directed in Birmingham by Peter Leslie Wild.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2004.

Roman sleuth Falco discovers an illegal trade in precious metal and foils a kidnap.

Anton Lesser stars as Roman detective, Falco. Written by Lindsey Davis.

Anton Lesser brings the popular detective to life in Lindsey Davis's witty and enthralling adventures set in the days of the Roman Empire. Dramatised by Mary Cutler.

With Felicity Jones as Sosia, Ben Crowe as Petronius, Robert Lister as Decimus, Richard Derrington as Publius and Frances Jeater as Falco's Mother.

Adventures with the Roman detective, by Lindsey Davis

Anton Lesser brings the popular detective to life in Lindsey Davis's witty and enthralling adventures set in the days of the Roman Empire. Dramatised by Mary Cutler.

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Falco's murder trail takes him to a remote and dangerous outpost of the Empire - Britain.

Anton Lesser stars as Roman detective, Falco. Written by Lindsey Davis.

Roman detective, Falco is investigating the mystery of how a stolen lead ingot containing silver came to be in the bank box of a senator's daughter. And things have taken a turn for the worse, as he's now probing a murder and - worse still - he's forced to visit a remote and dangerous outpost of the Empire - Britain.

Starring Anton Lesser as Falco, Fritha Goodey as Helena, Ben Crowe as Petronius, Robert Lister as Decimus, Richard Derrington as Publius and Ian Brooker as Hilaris.

Lindsey Davis's witty and enthralling adventure set in the days of the Roman Empire. Dramatised by Mary Cutler.

Directed in Birmingham by Peter Leslie Wild.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2004.

Adventures with the Roman detective, by Lindsey Davis

Falco ….Anton Lesser
Petronius ….Ben Crowe
Decimus ….Robert Lister
Publius ….Richard Derrington
Gaius Hilaris ….Ian Brooker
Helena ….Fritha Goodey
Aelia …. Susan Jeffrey
Triferus/Cornix

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The Roman sleuth chances upon a plot to overthrow the Emperor.

Anton Lesser stars as Roman detective, Falco. Written by Lindsey Davis.

Probing the illegal imports of the ingots, Roman sleuth Falco has chanced upon a sinister plot to overthrow the Emperor Vespasian. And he's also discovered the identity of Helena's ex-husband: which has made him realise the pot is much closer to home than he thought.

Starring Anton Lesser as Falco, Fritha Goodey as Helena, Ben Crowe as Petronius, Robert Lister as Decimus and Jonathan Keeble as Titus.

Lindsey Davis's witty and enthralling adventure set in the days of the Roman Empire. Dramatised by Mary Cutler.

Directed in Birmingham by Peter Leslie Wild.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2004.

Adventures with the Roman detective, by Lindsey Davis

Falco ….Anton Lesser
Lenia …. Gillian Goodman
Petronius ….Ben Crowe
Decimus ….Robert Lister
Falco’s Mother …. Frances Jeater
Marcia …. Helen Monks
Helena ….Fritha Goodey
Titus ….Jonathan Keeble
Domitian ….Declan Wilson

Probing illegal imports of ingots, the sleuth discovers a plot to overthrow the Emperor.

And he's also discovered the identity of Helena's ex-husband: which has made him realise the plot is much closer to home than he thought.

Starring Anton Lesser as Marcus Didius Falco.

Falco ….Anton Lesser
Lenia …. Gillian Goodman
Petronius …. Ben Crowe
Decimus …. Robert Lister
Falco’s Mother …. Frances Jeater
Marcia …. Helen Monks
Helena …. Fritha Goodey
Titus …. Jonathan Keeble
Domitian ….Declan Wilson

Directed at BBC Birmingham by Peter Leslie Wild.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 2004.

Probing illegal imports of ingots, the sleuth finds a plot to overthrow the Emperor.

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The detective exposes a murderer and learns about love in the strict Roman class structure

Anton Lesser stars as Roman detective, Falco. Written by Lindsey Davis.

Falco battles to discover who killed Sosia - and to unmask the plotters against the Emperor. He also discovers that true love can cross the boundaries of the strict Roman class structure...

Starring Anton Lesser as Falco, Fritha Goodey as Helena, Robert Lister as Decimus, Jonathan Keeble as Titus and Richard Derrington as Publius.

Lindsey Davis's witty and enthralling adventure set in the days of the Roman Empire. Dramatised by Mary Cutler.

Directed in Birmingham by Peter Leslie Wild.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2004.

Adventures with the Roman detective, by Lindsey Davis

Falco ….Anton Lesser
Decimus ….Robert Lister
Publius ….Richard Derrington
Falco’s Mother …. Frances Jeater
Marcia …. Helen Monks
Helena ….Fritha Goodey
Titus ….Jonathan Keeble
Vespasian ….Michael Tudor Barnes