Skool Days Of Nigel Molesworth, The [15 Minute Drama]

Episodes

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01Hail St Custards2014122220190902 (BBC7)
20190903 (BBC7)

Everyone's favourite anarchic skoolboy, Nigel Molesworth gives a guided tour of the complete and utter shambles that is St Custards, the finest educational establishment this side of Dotheboys Hall.

Imelda Staunton stars as Nigel Molesworth, the Curse of St Custards, in this fresh adaptation of the notorious Goriller of 3B's guide to skool life for tiny pupils and their parents.

Aided by best friend Peason and thwarted by everyone from Grabber the skool bully to Wandsworth the skool dog, Nigel Molesworth teaches us the ins and outs of skool life - including how to avoid lessens and how to build your own H-bomb.

Molesworth.... Imelda Staunton
Peason.... Sophie Thompson
Grabber.... Jack Farthing
Prudence.... Jessica Brown Findlay
Headmaster.... Patrick Barlow
Radio Announcer.... Lewis Macleod

Adapted by Patrick Barlow and George Poles from the books by Geoffrey Willans and Ronald Searle, with additional material by Abigail Wilson.

Director: Patrick Barlow

Producer: Liz Anstee

A CPL production for BBC Radio 4 first broadcast in December 2014..

Molesworth gives a guided tour of the complete and utter shambles that is St Custards.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

Imelda Staunton stars as Nigel Molesworth, the Curse of St Custards, in this brand new adaptation of the notorious Goriller of 3B's guide to skool life for tiny pupils and their parents.

Aided by best friend Peason and thwarted by everyone from Grabber the skool bully to Wandsworth the skool dog, Nigel Molesworth teaches us the ins and outs of skool life - including how to avoid lessens and how to build your own H-bomb.

Episode 1: Hail St Custards
Nigel Molesworth gives a guided tour of the complete and utter shambles that is St Custards, the finest educational establishment this side of Dotheboys Hall.

Adapted by Patrick Barlow and George Poles from the books by Geoffrey Willans and Ronald Searle, with additional material by Abigail Wilson.
Directed by Patrick Barlow

Produced by Liz Anstee
A CPL production for BBC Radio 4.

02A Tour Of The Cages2014122320190903 (BBC7)
20190904 (BBC7)

Molesworth and his friend Peason explain the different types of masters and how best to deal with them.

Imelda Staunton stars as Nigel Molesworth, the Curse of St Custards, in this fresh adaptation of the notorious Goriller of 3B's guide to skool life for tiny pupils and their parents.

Aided by best friend Peason and thwarted by everyone from Grabber the skool bully to Wandsworth the skool dog, Nigel Molesworth teaches us the ins and outs of skool life - including how to avoid lessens and how to build your own H-bomb.

Molesworth.... Imelda Staunton
Peason.... Sophie Thompson
Grabber.... Jack Farthing
Prudence.... Jessica Brown Findlay
Mr Metcalf-Walker.... Lewis Macleod

Adapted by Patrick Barlow and George Poles from the books by Geoffrey Willans and Ronald Searle, with additional material by Abigail Wilson.

Director: Patrick Barlow

Producer: Liz Anstee

A CPL production for BBC Radio 4 first broadcast in December 2014.

Molesworth and his friend Peason explain the different types of masters.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

Imelda Staunton stars as Nigel Molesworth, the Curse of St Custards, in this brand new adaptation of the notorious Goriller of 3B's guide to skool life for tiny pupils and their parents.

Episode 2: A Tour of the Cages
Molesworth and his friend Peason explain the different types of masters and how best to deal with them.

Directed by Patrick Barlow

Produced by Liz Anstee
A CPL production for BBC Radio 4.

03Lessens And How To Avoyd Them2014122420190904 (BBC7)
20190905 (BBC7)

Molesworth's efforts to explain the best way to bunk off class are thwarted by the fact all the masters seem to have disappeared.

Can he and Peason find the missing teachers in time to avoyd their lessens?

Imelda Staunton stars as Nigel Molesworth, the Curse of St Custards, in this fresh adaptation of the notorious Goriller of 3B's guide to skool life for tiny pupils and their parents.

Aided by best friend Peason and thwarted by everyone from Grabber the skool bully to Wandsworth the skool dog, Nigel Molesworth teaches us the ins and outs of skool life - including how to avoid lessens and how to build your own H-bomb.

Molesworth.... Imelda Staunton
Peason.... Sophie Thompson
Grabber.... Jack Farthing
Prudence.... Jessica Brown Findlay
Headmaster.... Patrick Barlow
Latin Master.... Lewis Macleod

Adapted by Patrick Barlow and George Poles from the books by Geoffrey Willans and Ronald Searle, with additional material by Abigail Wilson.

Director: Patrick Barlow

Producer: Liz Anstee

A CPL production for BBC Radio 4 first broadcast in December 2014.

Molesworth's efforts to explain the best way to bunk off class are thwarted.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

Imelda Staunton stars as Nigel Molesworth, the Curse of St Custards, in this brand new adaptation of the notorious Goriller of 3B's guide to skool life for tiny pupils and their parents.

Episode 3: Lessens and How to Avoyd Them
Molesworth's efforts to explain the best way to bunk off class are thwarted by the fact all the masters seem to have disappeared. Can he and Peason find the missing teachers in time to avoyd their lessens?

Directed by Patrick Barlow

Produced by Liz Anstee
A CPL production for BBC Radio 4.

04Wizz For Atomms2014122520190905 (BBC7)
20190906 (BBC7)

Tired of masters skipping lessens to visit the new under-matron, Prudence, the Headmaster has banned everyone in school from visiting the infirmary.

But Grabber, the skool bully, has fallen for her and orders Molesworth to help him out.

Imelda Staunton stars as Nigel Molesworth, the Curse of St Custards, in this fresh adaptation of the notorious Goriller of 3B's guide to skool life for tiny pupils and their parents.

Aided by best friend Peason and thwarted by everyone from Grabber the skool bully to Wandsworth the skool dog, Nigel Molesworth teaches us the ins and outs of skool life - including how to avoid lessens and how to build your own H-bomb.

Molesworth.... Imelda Staunton
Peason.... Sophie Thompson
Grabber.... Jack Farthing
Headmaster.... Patrick Barlow
Radio Announcer.... Lewis Macleod

Adapted by Patrick Barlow and George Poles from the books by Geoffrey Willans and Ronald Searle, with additional material by Abigail Wilson.

Director: Patrick Barlow

Producer: Liz Anstee

A CPL production for BBC Radio 4 first broadcast in December 2014.

The headmaster bans everyone from visiting the infirmary and the new under-matron.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

Imelda Staunton stars as Nigel Molesworth, the Curse of St Custards, in this brand new adaptation of the notorious Goriller of 3B's guide to skool life for tiny pupils and their parents.

Aided by best friend Peason and thwarted by everyone from Grabber the skool bully to Wandsworth the skool dog, Nigel Molesworth teaches us the ins and outs of skool life - including how to avoid lessens and how to build your own H-bomb.

Episode 4: Wizz for Atomms
Tired of masters skipping lessens to visit the new under-matron, Prudence, the Headmaster has banned everyone in school from visiting the infirmary. But Grabber, the skool bully, has fallen for her and orders Molesworth to help him out.

Adapted by Patrick Barlow and George Poles from the books by Geoffrey Willans and Ronald Searle, with additional material by Abigail Wilson.

Directed by Patrick Barlow

Produced by Liz Anstee
A CPL production for BBC Radio 4.

05Fun With Scrumms2014122620190906 (BBC7)
20190907 (BBC7)

As the school term comes to an end, Molesworth must find a way to survive the perils of the playing field and the wrath of skool bully Grabber if he’s to have any hope of tucking into some Christmas turkey.

Imelda Staunton stars as Nigel Molesworth, the Curse of St Custards, in this fresh adaptation of the notorious Goriller of 3B's guide to skool life for tiny pupils and their parents.

Aided by best friend Peason and thwarted by everyone from Grabber the skool bully to Wandsworth the skool dog, Nigel Molesworth teaches us the ins and outs of skool life - including how to avoid lessens and how to build your own H-bomb.

Molesworth.... Imelda Staunton
Peason.... Sophie Thompson
Grabber.... Jack Farthing
Prudence.... Jessica Brown Findlay
Headmaster.... Patrick Barlow
Chief Prune.... Lewis Macleod

Adapted by Patrick Barlow and George Poles from the books by Geoffrey Willans and Ronald Searle, with additional material by Abigail Wilson.

Director: Patrick Barlow

Producer: Liz Anstee

A CPL production for BBC Radio 4 first broadcast in December 2014.

As the term comes to an end, Molesworth must survive the perils of the playing field.

Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations

Imelda Staunton stars as Nigel Molesworth, the Curse of St Custards, in this brand new adaptation of the notorious Goriller of 3B's guide to skool life for tiny pupils and their parents.

Aided by best friend Peason and thwarted by everyone from Grabber the skool bully to Wandsworth the skool dog, Nigel Molesworth teaches us the ins and outs of skool life - including how to avoid lessens and how to build your own H-bomb.

Episode 5: Fun with Scrumms
As the school term comes to an end, Molesworth must find a way to survive the perils of the playing field and the wrath of skool bully Grabber if he is to have any hope of tucking into some Christmas turkey.

Adapted by Patrick Barlow and George Poles from the books by Geoffrey Willans and Ronald Searle, with additional material by Abigail Wilson.

Directed by Patrick Barlow

Produced by Liz Anstee
A CPL production for BBC Radio 4.