Tales From The Mausoleum Club

Parodies of Victorian pot-boilers, told by the members of The Mausoleum Club.

Episodes

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A Study in Starlets: More stories of suspense: this week, smart Alec sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance.

A Study in Starlets: More stories of suspense: this week, smart Alec sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance.

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A prospective member visits the Mausoleum, to be regaled with the Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words in Other People's Mouths. Episode 1 of 6.

A potential member visits the Mausoleum, to be regaled with the Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words in Other People's Mouths. Episode 1 of 6.

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Creepy goings-on in Victorian London with the Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words In Other People's Mouths. Stars Terence Stamp.

. The Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words In Other People's Mouths.

Creepy goings-on with the curious tale of one who puts words in other people's mouths.

Creepy goings-on in Victorian London with the curious tale of one who puts words in other people's mouths. Stars Terence Stamp. From January 1987.

Creepy goings-on in Victorian London with the Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words In Other People's Mouths.

The Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words In Other People's Mouths.

A prospective member visits the Mausoleum - to be regaled with the Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words In Other People's Mouths.

Creepy goings-on in Victorian London with the Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words In Other People's Mouths.

Stars Terence Stamp.

The Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words In Other People's Mouths.

A prospective member visits the Mausoleum - to be regaled with the Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words In Other People's Mouths.

Creepy goings-on with the curious tale of one who puts words in other people's mouths.

Creepy goings-on in Victorian London with the curious tale of one who puts words in other people's mouths. Stars Terence Stamp. From January 1987.

Creepy goings-on in Victorian London with the Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words In Other People's Mouths.

The Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words In Other People's Mouths.

A prospective member visits the Mausoleum - to be regaled with the Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words In Other People's Mouths.

Creepy goings-on in Victorian London with the Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words In Other People's Mouths.

Stars Terence Stamp.

The Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words In Other People's Mouths.

A prospective member visits the Mausoleum - to be regaled with the Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words In Other People's Mouths.

Creepy goings-on with the curious tale of one who puts words in other people's mouths.

Creepy goings-on with the curious tale of one who puts words in other people's mouths.

Creepy goings-on in Victorian London with the curious tale of one who puts words in other people's mouths. Stars Terence Stamp. From January 1987.

1903: a murky autumn day. The Honourable Clarence Green enters the lobby of what turns out to be one of the queerest clubs in London.

In the Smoking Room he eagerly listens to the first creepy tale of an otolaryngologist.

Starring Terence Stamp, Joss Ackland and Spike Milligan.

Star-packed curious and macabre comedy series written by Ian Brown and James Hendrie

Dr Bates.... Terence Stamp
Wyvern.... Joss Ackland
Psychiatrist.... Spike Milligan
Arturo.... Andrew Sachs
Green.... Royce Mills
Mrs Boyle.... Sheila Steafel
Felch.... Michael Ripper:
Policeman.... Arthur Smith
Hornby.... Adam Wide

Music by Max Harris.

Producer: Paul Spencer

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in January 1987.

Wannabe member the Honourable Clarence Green hears a creepy saga of an otolaryngologist.

Parodies of Victorian tales, written by Ian Brown and James Hendrie.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in January 1987.

A prospective member visits the Mausoleum - to be regaled with the Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words In Other People's Mouths. Episode 1 of 6.

A potential member visits the Mausoleum - to be regaled with the Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words In Other People's Mouths. Episode 1 of 6.

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A prospective member visits the Mausoleum - to be regaled with the Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words In Other People's Mouths.

A prospective member visits the Mausoleum - to be regaled with the Curious Tale of One Who Puts Words In Other People's Mouths.

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The Hon Clarence Green hears about a journey into the very darkest heart of barbarism. Stars Jim Broadbent. From January 1987.

. The Hon Clarence Green hears about a journey into the very darkest heart of barbarism.

The Hon Clarence Green hears about a journey into the very darkest heart of barbarism.

Stars Jim Broadbent.

From January 1987.

Johnson must make the journey to Skegness to find out what has happened to Curtis.

The Hon Clarence Green hears about a journey into the very darkest heart of barbarism. Stars Jim Broadbent. From January 1987.

Johnson must make the journey to Skegness to find out what has happened to Curtis.

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The Hon Clarence Green hears about a journey into the very darkest heart of barbarism. Stars Jim Broadbent. From January 1987.

The Hon Clarence Green hears about a journey into the very darkest heart of barbarism.

The Hon Clarence Green hears about a journey into the very darkest heart of barbarism. Stars Jim Broadbent. From January 1987.

The Hon Clarence Green hears about a journey into the very darkest heart of barbarism.

The Honourable Clarence Green becomes more entranced as he listens to a story of a journey into the very darkest part of barbarism.

Starring Jim Broadbent and Matt Frewer.

Star-packed curious and macabre comedy series set in a very exclusive London club.

Written by Ian Brown and James Hendrie.

Curtis.... Jim Broadbent
Johnson.... Matt Frewer
Captain White.... Richard Pearson
Green.... Royce Mills
Mrs Jeves.... Sheila Steafel
The Boss.... BillWallis
Bannister.... Ron Pember
Welch.... Michael Ripper

Music by Max Harris.

Producer: Paul Spencer

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in January 1987.

The Hon. Clarence Green hears about a journey into the very darkest heart of barbarism.

Parodies of Victorian tales, written by Ian Brown and James Hendrie.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in January 1987.

Johnson must make the journey to Skegness to find out what has happened to Curtis. Episode 2 of 6.

Johnson must make the journey to Skegness to find out what has happened to Curtis. Episode 2 of 6.

Johnson must make the journey to Skegness to find out what has happened to Curtis. Episode 2 of 6.

Johnson must make the journey to Skegness to find out what has happened to Curtis. Episode 2 of 6.

Johnson must make the journey to Skegness to find out what has happened to Curtis.

Johnson must make the journey to Skegness to find out what has happened to Curtis.

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. Clever sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker's on the case.

. Clever sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker's on the case.

Smart-alec sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker's on the case. Stars Fulton Mackay. From January 1987.

. Clever sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker's on the case.

Clever sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker's on the case.

Smart-alec sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker's on the case.

Stars Fulton Mackay.

From January 1987.

Smart alec sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance.

What is it that Inspector Chalker knows about the incident?

Clever sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker is on the case.

Smart-alec sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker is on the case. Stars Fulton Mackay. From January 1987.

Clever sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker's on the case.

Smart-alec sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker's on the case.

Smart alec sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance.

What is it that Inspector Chalker knows about the incident?

Clever sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker's on the case.

Smart-alec sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker's on the case.

Stars Fulton Mackay.

From January 1987.

Smart alec sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance.

What is it that Inspector Chalker knows about the incident?

Clever sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker is on the case.

Smart-alec sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker is on the case. Stars Fulton Mackay. From January 1987.

Clever sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker's on the case.

Smart-alec sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker's on the case.

Smart alec sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance.

What is it that Inspector Chalker knows about the incident?

Clever sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker is on the case.

Smart-alec sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker is on the case. Stars Fulton Mackay. From January 1987.

Clever sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance, but Inspector Chalker's on the case.

Parodies of Victorian tales, written by Ian Brown and James Hendrie.

Smart alec sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance. What is it that Inspector Chalker knows about the incident? Episode 3 of 6.

Smart alec sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance. What is it that Inspector Chalker knows about the incident? Episode 3 of 6.

Smart alec sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance. Episode 3 of 6.

Smart alec sleuth Melcroft Dupont gets his comeuppance. Episode 3 of 6.

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Miss Primrose's gruesome story of her time as governess at a country mansion. Stars Miranda Richardson. From January 1987.

. Miss Primrose's gruesome story of her time as governess at a country mansion.

Miss Primrose's gruesome story of her time as governess at a country mansion.

Stars Miranda Richardson.

From January 1987.

'A woman! Pah!' ejaculates The Hon Clarence Green.

'This surely is the queerest club in London.' Miss Primrose takes on the task of Governess to two precocious children.

Mr Green hears another tale.

This time from Miss Primrose.

Miss Primrose's gruesome story of her time as governess at a country mansion.

Miss Primrose's gruesome story of her time as governess at a country mansion. Stars Miranda Richardson. From January 1987.

'A woman! Pah!' ejaculates The Hon Clarence Green.

'This surely is the queerest club in London.' Miss Primrose takes on the task of Governess to two precocious children.

Mr Green hears another tale.

This time from Miss Primrose.

Miss Primrose's gruesome story of her time as governess at a country mansion.

Miss Primrose's gruesome story of her time as governess at a country mansion. Stars Miranda Richardson. From January 1987.

Miss Primrose's gruesome story of her time as governess at a country mansion.

Miss Primrose's gruesome story of her time as governess at a country mansion.

Parodies of Victorian tales, written by Ian Brown and James Hendrie.

Spoof Gothic horror tale involving a governess and two naughty children who live at a rather strange mansion. Episode 4 of 6.

Spoof Gothic horror tale involving a governess and two naughty children who live at a rather strange mansion. Episode 4 of 6.

Mr Green hears another tale. This time from Miss Primrose. Episode 4 of 6.

Mr Green hears another tale. This time from Miss Primrose. Episode 4 of 6.

Mr Green hears another tale. This time from Miss Primrose.

Mr Green hears another tale. This time from Miss Primrose.

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A chilling tale of revenge in India.

Steven Fry

A chilling tale of what happens when a greedy soldier gets all that he wishes for. Stars Stephen Fry. From January 1987.

A chilling tale of revenge in India.

Steven Fry

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Stephen Fry guest stars in this chilling tale of revenge in India.

Stephen Fry guest stars in this chilling tale of revenge in India.

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Stephen Fry guest stars in this black comedic tale of revenge in India.

A chilling tale of what happens when a greedy soldier gets all that he wishes for. Stars Stephen Fry. From January 1987.

A chilling tale of what happens when a greedy soldier gets all that he wishes for.

A chilling tale of what happens when a greedy soldier gets all that he wishes for. Stars Stephen Fry. From January 1987.

A chilling tale of what happens when a greedy soldier gets all that he wishes for.

Stephen Fry guest stars in this black comedic tale of revenge in India. Episode 5 of 6.

Stephen Fry guest stars in this black comedic tale of revenge in India. Episode 5 of 6.

Stephen Fry guest stars in this black comedic tale of revenge in India. Episode 5 of 6.

Stephen Fry guest stars in this black comedic tale of revenge in India. Episode 5 of 6.

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A chilling tale of what happened when a greedy soldier gets all that he wishes for

Parodies of Victorian tales, written by Ian Brown and James Hendrie.

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Mr Sturdy arrives at the Club with a tale of West Country paganism. Stars Timothy Spall.

Parodies of Victorian tales, written by Ian Brown and James Hendrie.

Mr Sturdy arrives at the Club with a tale of West Country paganism. Stars Timothy Spall and Nick Revell. Episode 6 of 6.

Mr Sturdy arrives at the Club with a tale of West Country paganism. Stars Timothy Spall and Nick Revell. Episode 6 of 6.

Mr Sturdy arrives at the Club with a tale of West Country paganism. Episode 6 of 6.

Mr Sturdy arrives at the Club with a tale of West Country paganism. Episode 6 of 6.

Mr. Sturdy arrives at the Club with a tale of West Country paganism.

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Mr. Sturdy arrives at the Club with a tale of West Country paganism.

Mr Sturdy arrives at the Club with a tale of West Country paganism. Stars Timothy Spall. From July 2003.

. Mr Sturdy arrives at the Club with a tale of West Country paganism.

Mr Sturdy arrives at the Club with a tale of West Country paganism.

Stars Timothy Spall.

From July 2003.

Mr Sturdy arrives at the club with a tale of West Country paganism. Stars Timothy Spall. From July 2003.

From July 2003.

Mr Sturdy arrives at the club with a tale of West Country paganism. Stars Timothy Spall. From July 2003.

Mr Sturdy arrives at the club with a tale of West Country paganism.

Mr Sturdy arrives at the club with a tale of West Country paganism. Stars Timothy Spall. From July 2003.

Mr Sturdy arrives at the club with a tale of West Country paganism.