Sketches By Boz [Charles Dickens]

Episodes

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0201Love And Oysters1999070520190628 (BBC7)
20190629 (BBC7)

Meeting an oyster seller sparks disruption for orderly John Dounce. Stars David Calder.

Radio adaptations of Dicken's classic English literature.

David Calder stars as John Dounce whose orderly life is disrupted on acquaintance with an oyster.

Gloriously comic stories of London Life by Charles Dickens - dramatised by Stephen Wyatt.

Boz.... Nicholas Farrell
Fanny.... Samantha Spiro
Rosa.... Siriol Jenkins
Dora.... Elizabeth Conboy
Harris.... David Allister
Jones.... loan Meredith

Director: Sally Avens

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1999.

Meeting an oyster seller sparks disruption for orderly John Dounce. Stars David Calder.

Radio adaptations of Dicken's classic English literature.

0202The Steam Excursion1999071220190705 (BBC7)
20190706 (BBC7)

Mr Percy Noakes, a friend to all until he is undone by the organisation of a river trip.

Radio adaptations of Dicken's classic English literature.

Mr Percy Noakes was a friend to all until the organisation of a river trip proves to be his undoing.

Gloriously comic stories of London Life by Charles Dickens - dramatised by Stephen Wyatt.

Boz.... Nicholas Farrell
Percy Noakes.... Marston Bloom
Mrs Taunton.... Shirley Dixon
Mrs Briggs.... Joanna Monro
Cousin Hardy.... Jeremy Swift
Julia Briggs.... Becky Hindley
Alexander Briggs.... Ben Crowe
Captain Helves.... Stephen Critchlow

Director: Sally Avens

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1999.

0203Sentiment1999071920190712 (BBC7)
20190713 (BBC7)

After an MP's daughter arrives at finishing school, a romantic attachment comes to light.

Radio adaptations of Dicken's classic English literature.

0204The Boarding House1999072620190719 (BBC7)
20190720 (BBC7)

Mrs Tibbs owns a respectable establishment, until the arrival of a mysterious new lodger.

Radio adaptations of Dicken's classic English literature.