Strong Poison [Wimsey]

Dorothy L.

Sayer's amateur sleuth, Lord Peter Wimsey, has another case to solve this week.

In this 6 part dramatisation, writer Harriet Vane is charged with poisoning Philip Boyes, her former lover and fellow novelist.

Can Wimsey find the real poisoner in time to save her from the gallows? Ian Carmichael, Carleton Hobbs, Ann Bell and Peter Jones star.

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Can Lord Peter Wimsey finally clear Harriet Vane's name and persuade her to take his?

Can Lord Peter Wimsey finally clear Harriet Vane's name and persuade her to take his? Stars Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones.

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Lord Peter Wimsey sets out to clear an authoress accused of killing her lover.

Lord Peter Wimsey attends the trial of Harriet Vane, a young mystery writer accused of poisoning her former lover with arsenic. The evidence against her seems overwhelming, but the shrewd, debonair sleuth harbours doubts over her guilt.

Starring Ian Carmichael as Lord Peter Wimsey, Carleton Hobbs as the Judge, Charlotte Mitchell as the Dowager Duchess, Ann Bell as Harriet Vane and Stephen Thorne as the Attorney-General.

British gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey features in a number of detective novels and short stories by English crime writer, Dorothy L Sayers. Strong Poison was first published in 1930.

Classy and sharp-witted, aristocratic amateur sleuth Lord Peter Bredon Wimsey was born in 1890 and educated at Eton and Oxford, before serving in the military during the First World War.

Ian Carmichael appeared as Lord Peter Wimsey for BBC Radio from 1973 to 1983, in addition to the BBC TV adaptations that were broadcast between 1972 and 1975.

Adapted for radio in six episodes by Chris Miller.

Producer: Simon Brett.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 1976.

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Lord Peter Wimsey sets out to clear an authoress accused of killing her lover.

Lord Peter Wimsey sets out to clear an authoress accused of killing her lover. Dorothy L Sayers mystery with Ian Carmichael.

Lord Peter Wimsey attends the trial of Harriet Vane, a young mystery writer accused of poisoning her former lover with arsenic. The evidence against her seems overwhelming, but the shrewd, debonair sleuth harbours doubts over her guilt.

Starring Ian Carmichael as Lord Peter Wimsey, Carleton Hobbs as the Judge, Charlotte Mitchell as the Dowager Duchess, Ann Bell as Harriet Vane and Stephen Thorne as the Attorney-General.

British gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey features in a number of detective novels and short stories by English crime writer, Dorothy L Sayers. Strong Poison was first published in 1930.

Classy and sharp-witted, aristocratic amateur sleuth Lord Peter Bredon Wimsey was born in 1890 and educated at Eton and Oxford, before serving in the military during the First World War.

Ian Carmichael appeared as Lord Peter Wimsey for BBC Radio from 1973 to 1983, in addition to the BBC TV adaptations that were broadcast between 1972 and 1975.

Adapted for radio in six episodes by Chris Miller.

Producer: Simon Brett.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 1976.

Adaptations of Dorothy L Sayers' gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey.

When authoress Harriet Vane is accused of poisoning her lover, Lord Peter Wimsey feels honour-bound to help. Stars Ian Carmichael.

The trial of crime novelist Harriet Vane, who is accused of killing her lover.

The trial of crime novelist Harriet Vane who is accused of murdering her lover.

Starring Ian Carmichael as Lord Peter Wimsey, Carleton Hobbs as the Judge, Charlotte Mitchell as the Dowager Duchess, Ann Bell as Harriet Vane and Stephen Thorne as the Attorney-General.

British gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey features in a number of detective novels and short stories by English crime writer, Dorothy L Sayers. Strong Poison was first published in 1930.

Ian Carmichael appeared as Lord Peter Wimsey for BBC Radio from 1973 to 1983, in addition to the BBC TV adaptations that were broadcast between 1972 and 1975.

Producer: Simon Brett.

When authoress Harriet Vane is accused of poisoning her lover, Lord Peter Wimsey feels honour-bound to help. Stars Ian Carmichael. Episode 1 of 6.

The trial of crime novelist Harriet Vane, who is accused of killing her lover. Episode 1 of 6.

The trial of crime novelist Harriet Vane who is accused of murdering her lover. Episode 1 of 6.

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Lord Peter Wimsey enlists inside help to try and clear authoress Harriet Vane.

Upper crust sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey enlists inside help to try and clear authoress Harriet Vane.

Starring Ian Carmichael as Lord Peter Wimsey, Ambrosine Phillpotts as Miss Climpson, Ann Bell as Harriet Vane and Gabriel Woolf as Chief Inspector Parker.

British gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey features in a number of detective novels and short stories by English crime writer, Dorothy L Sayers. Strong Poison was first published in 1930.

Classy and sharp-witted, aristocratic amateur sleuth Lord Peter Bredon Wimsey was born in 1890 and educated at Eton and Oxford, before serving in the military during the First World War.

Ian Carmichael appeared as Lord Peter Wimsey for BBC Radio from 1973 to 1983, in addition to the BBC TV adaptations that were broadcast between 1972 and 1975.

Adapted for radio in six episodes by Chris Miller.

Producer: Simon Brett.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 1976.

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Lord Peter Wimsey ponders a changed will, and whether Harriet's lover took his own life.

Lord Peter Wimsey ponders a changed will, and whether Harriet's lover took his own life. Stars Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones.

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Christmas halts Wimsey's investigation, but some suspicious powder isn't what it seems.

Christmas interrupts Lord Peter Wimsey's investigation, but some suspicious powder isn't what it seems. Stars Ian Carmichael.

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Lord Peter Wimsey's trail goes cold, until a stolen will brings fresh enlightenment.

Lord Peter Wimsey's trail goes cold, until a stolen will brings fresh enlightenment. Stars Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones.

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Lord Peter Wimsey discovers the truth. Episode 6 of 6.

Can Lord Peter Wimsey clear Harriet's name and can he get her to take his? Stars Ian Carmichael. Episode 6 of 6.

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Dorothy L.

Sayer's amateur sleuth, Lord Peter Wimsey, has another case to solve this week.

In this 6 part dramatisation, writer Harriet Vane is charged with poisoning Philip Boyes, her former lover and fellow novelist.

Can Wimsey find the real poisoner in time to save her from the gallows? Ian Carmichael, Carleton Hobbs, Ann Bell and Peter Jones star.

Lord Peter Wimsey sets out to clear an authoress accused of killing her lover.

Dorothy L Sayers mystery with Ian Carmichael.

The trial of crime novelist Harriet Vane who is accused of murdering her lover.

When authoress Harriet Vane is accused of poisoning her lover, Lord Peter Wimsey feels honour-bound to help.

Stars Ian Carmichael.

Lord Peter Wimsey sets out to clear an authoress accused of killing her lover.Dorothy L Sayers mystery with Ian Carmichael.

The trial of crime novelist Harriet Vane who is accused of murdering her lover. Episode 1 of 6.

The trial of crime novelist Harriet Vane who is accused of murdering her lover. Episode 1 of 6.

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Lord Peter Wimsey tries to find out if someone else could have killed Mr Boyes or was it suicide.

With Harriet Vane in custody, Lord Peter Wimsey enlists inside help to clear her name.

Stars Ian Carmichael.

Lord Peter Wimsey enlists inside help to try and clear authoress Harriet Vane.

Dorothy L Sayers mystery with Ian Carmichael.

Lord Peter Wimsey enlists inside help to try and clear authoress Harriet Vane.Dorothy L Sayers mystery with Ian Carmichael.

Lord Peter Wimsey enlists inside help to try and clear authoress Harriet Vane. Dorothy L Sayers mystery with Ian Carmichael.

Upper crust sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey enlists inside help to try and clear authoress Harriet Vane.

Starring Ian Carmichael as Lord Peter Wimsey, Ambrosine Phillpotts as Miss Climpson, Ann Bell as Harriet Vane and Gabriel Woolf as Chief Inspector Parker.

British gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey features in a number of detective novels and short stories by English crime writer, Dorothy L Sayers. Strong Poison was first published in 1930.

Classy and sharp-witted, aristocratic amateur sleuth Lord Peter Bredon Wimsey was born in 1890 and educated at Eton and Oxford, before serving in the military during the First World War.

Ian Carmichael appeared as Lord Peter Wimsey for BBC Radio from 1973 to 1983, in addition to the BBC TV adaptations that were broadcast between 1972 and 1975.

Adapted for radio in six episodes by Chris Miller.

Producer: Simon Brett.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 1976.

Adaptations of Dorothy L Sayers' gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey.

With Harriet Vane in custody, Lord Peter Wimsey enlists inside help to clear her name. Stars Ian Carmichael.

Lord Peter Wimsey tries to find out if someone else could have killed Mr Boyes or could it have been suicide.

Starring Ian Carmichael as Lord Peter Wimsey, Ambrosine Phillpotts as Miss Climpson, Ann Bell as Harriet Vane and Gabriel Woolf as Chief Inspector Parker.

British gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey features in a number of detective novels and short stories by English crime writer, Dorothy L Sayers. Strong Poison was first published in 1930.

Ian Carmichael appeared as Lord Peter Wimsey for BBC Radio from 1973 to 1983, in addition to the BBC TV adaptations that were broadcast between 1972 and 1975.

Producer: Simon Brett.

Lord Peter Wimsey tries to find out if someone else could have killed Mr Boyes or was it suicide. Episode 2 of 6.

Lord Peter Wimsey tries to find out if someone else could have killed Mr Boyes or could it have been suicide. Episode 2 of 6.

With Harriet Vane in custody, Lord Peter Wimsey enlists inside help to clear her name. Stars Ian Carmichael. Episode 2 of 6.

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Lord Peter Wimsey finds that a plain, simple dinner was cooked and that suicide is looking more probable.

Lord Peter Wimsey wonders whether Harriet's lover had committed suicide because of a changed will.

Stars Ian Carmichael.

Lord Peter Wimsey ponders a changed will - and whether Harriet's lover took his own life.

Stars Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones.

Lord Peter Wimsey ponders a changed will - and whether Harriet's lover took his own life. Stars Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones.

Lord Peter Wimsey finds that a plain, simple dinner was cooked and that suicide is looking more probable. Episode 3 of 6.

Adaptations of Dorothy L Sayers' gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey.

Lord Peter Wimsey wonders whether Harriet's lover had committed suicide because of a changed will. Stars Ian Carmichael.

Lord Peter Wimsey wonders whether Harriet's lover had committed suicide because of a changed will. Stars Ian Carmichael. Episode 3 of 6.

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is asked to do something illegal by Lord Peter Wimsey.

Christmas interrupts Lord Peter Wimsey, but a suspicious packet of powder isn't what it seems.

Stars Ian Carmichael.

Christmas halts Wimsey's investigation - but some suspicious powder isn't what it seems.

Christmas interrupts Lord Peter Wimsey's investigation - but some suspicious powder isn't what it seems.

Christmas interrupts Lord Peter Wimsey's investigation - but some suspicious powder isn't what it seems. Stars Ian Carmichael

is asked to do something illegal by Lord Peter Wimsey. Episode 4 of 6.

Adaptations of Dorothy L Sayers' gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey.

Christmas interrupts Lord Peter Wimsey, but a suspicious packet of powder isn't what it seems. Stars Ian Carmichael.

Christmas interrupts Lord Peter Wimsey, but a suspicious packet of powder isn't what it seems. Stars Ian Carmichael. Episode 4 of 6.

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Lord Peter Wimsey's suicide theory is thrown out, but a stolen will reveals some interesting facts.

Lord Peter Wimsey's trail goes cold - until a stolen will brings fresh enlightenment.

Stars Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones.

Lord Peter Wimsey's trail goes cold - until a stolen will brings fresh enlightenment. Stars Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones

Lord Peter Wimsey gets nearer to solving his case. With Ian Carmichael. Episode 5 of 6.

Lord Peter Wimsey's trail goes cold - until a stolen will brings fresh enlightenment. Stars Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones.

Lord Peter Wimsey's trail goes cold, until a stolen will brings fresh enlightenment.

Adaptations of Dorothy L Sayers' gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey.

Lord Peter Wimsey gets nearer to solving his case. With Ian Carmichael.

Lord Peter Wimsey's suicide theory is thrown out, but a stolen will reveals some interesting facts. Stars Ian Carmichael.

Lord Peter Wimsey gets closer to solving his case. With Ian Carmichael. Episode 6 of 6.

Lord Peter Wimsey gets closer to solving his case. With Ian Carmichael. Episode 5 of 6.

Lord Peter Wimsey's suicide theory is thrown out, but a stolen will reveals some interesting facts. Stars Ian Carmichael. Episode 5 of 6.

Lord Peter Wimsey gets closer to solving his case. With Ian Carmichael. Episode 6 of 6.

Lord Peter Wimsey's trail goes cold - until a stolen will brings fresh enlightenment. Stars Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones.

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Lord Peter Wimsey discovers the truth.

Can Lord Peter Wimsey clear Harriet's name and can he get her to take his? Stars Ian Carmichael.

Can Lord Peter Wimsey finally clear Harriet Vane's name - and persuade her to take his?

Can Lord Peter Wimsey finally clear Harriet Vane's name - and persuade her to take his? Stars Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones.

Can Lord Peter Wimsey finally clear Harriet Vane's name and persuade her to take his?

Adaptations of Dorothy L Sayers' gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey.

Can Lord Peter Wimsey clear Harriet's name and can he get her to take his? Stars Ian Carmichael.

Can Lord Peter Wimsey finally clear Harriet Vane's name and persuade her to take his? Stars Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones.

Can Lord Peter Wimsey finally clear Harriet Vane's name - and persuade her to take his? Stars Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones.

SNT1963a5a25By: Dorothy L. Sayers

Starring: Frank Duncan/Mary Wimbush/Mary O'Farrell