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Programme Catalogue - Details: A Knotted String And Woody Strode19900904

Producer: A.

CLIFF

Next in series: CONGRESS IN MANCHESTER

Previous in series: SAY A LITTLE PRAYER FOR ME

Description

Edie has serious dreams about a Hollywood actor and the way he keeps his loincloth up.

Can she make them come true? Written by Helen SLAVIN and produced by Tony CLIFF, with Paula TILBROOK, Ann Rye, Joyce GIBBS and Derek HOWARD.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

04 Sep 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Ann Rye (Actor)

Joyce Gibbs (Actor)

Paula Tilbrook (Actor)

Derek Howard (Actor)

Helen Slavin (Author)

Tony Cliff (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-07-09.

Programme Catalogue - Details: A Passing Phase19900206

Producer: E.

WILLIAMS

Next in series: MAN IN HER LIFE

Previous in series: MEXICO CITY, MEXICO CITY BLUES

Description

Edie needs a special comfort, but Mabel is keeping it from her.

Why? Written by William INGRAM and produced by Eynd WILLIAMS, with Peggy AITCHISON, Kate WILLIAMS and Yvonne EDGELL.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

06 Feb 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Kate Williams (Actor)

Peggy Aitchison (Actor)

Yvonne Edgell (Actor)

William Ingram (Author)

Enyd Williams (Producer)

Recorded on 1989-12-12.

Programme Catalogue - Details: And The Band Played On Prog 3, Forget Domani19900313

Producer: E.

O'CALLAGHAN

Next in series: AND THE BAND PLAYED ON PROG 4, NIGHT AND DAY

Previous in series: AND THE BAND PLAYED ON, 1:LA CAMPARISTA

Description

The third of five plays to hum to: 'Forget Domani' by Sean MOFFATT.

Roberto attempts to avenge himself on Godfather Torreta but is outsmarted and may have to forget Domani.

Produced by Eoin O'callaghan.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

13 Mar 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Ian Mcelhinney (Actor)

Mark Mulholland (Actor)

Tim Loane (Actor)

Lalor Roddy (Actor)

Wesley Murphy (Actor)

Helen Montague (Actor)

Sean Moffatt (Author)

Eoin O'callaghan (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-01-13.

Programme Catalogue - Details: And The Band Played On Prog 4, Night And Day19900327

Producer: P.

MARTIN

Next in series: FIRE

Previous in series: AND THE BAND PLAYED ON PROG 3, FORGET DOMANI

Description

The fourth of five plays to hum to: 'Night and Day' by Alison THIRKELL.

Marguerite, an actress of extra large proportions, becomes suspicious when offered a fat fee for a very small part.

Produced by Philip MARTIN.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

27 Mar 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Joyce Gibbs (Actor)

Julie Wallace (Actor)

John Dixon (Actor)

Susan Mansell (Actor)

Heather Barrett (Actor)

Alison Thirkell (writer (auth)) (Author)

Philip Martin (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-01-12.

Programme Catalogue - Details: And The Band Played On, 1:la Camparista19900227

Producer: A.

HINDELL

Next in series: AND THE BAND PLAYED ON PROG 3, FORGET DOMANI

Previous in series: FOREIGN PARTS

Description

'And The Band Played On'.

Five plays to hum to.

1: La Camparista.

By William INGRAM.

Looking for romance? Dancing the tango once a week may not always be enough.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

27 Feb 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Margaret John (Actor)

Joe Dunlop (Actor)

Margaret Courtenay (Actor)

William Ingram (Actor)

Alison Hindell (Producer)

Recorded on 1989-12-11.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Anorak Of Fire19950914

First broadcast on 1994-06-28

Producer: C.

GROVE

Next in series: RATS

Previous in series: DECLARING MARTIAN LAW

Description

Stephen Dinsdale's comic monologue.

The adventures of Gus Gascoigne, fanat- ical train spotter, are brought to radio with James HOLMES as Gus.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

28 Jun 1994 14:02-14:32 (RADIO 4)

14 Sep 1995 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

James Holmes (Actor)

Stephen Dinsdale (Author)

Anne Pivcevic (Producer)

Recorded on 1994-05-10.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Capital Gains19960214

First broadcast on 1994-04-05

Producer: A.

JORDAN

Next in series: HERE COMES JO

Previous in series: GOING HOME

Description

In Colin JOHNSON's comedy, a retired gent, Julius Hutch, is beset with bills and 4 million pounds is mistakenly placed in his account by an offshore bank.

Starring Peter Jones.

Broadcast history

05 Apr 1994 14:02-14:32 (RADIO 4)

13 Apr 1995 10:02-10:30 (RADIO 4)

14 Feb 1996 12:25-12:55 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Peter Jones (Actor)

Celestine Randall (Actor)

Colin Johnson (Author)

Andy Jordan (Producer)

Recorded on 1993-11-22.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Clean Up19900123

Producer: A.

CLIFF

Next in series: MEXICO CITY, MEXICO CITY BLUES

Previous in series: GOING UP, GOING DOWN

Description

By Nan WOODHOUSE.

Tom leads his fellow OAPs in a drive to tidy up their neighbourhood but he quickly discovers an incentive is needed.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

23 Jan 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Geoffrey Banks (Actor)

Paula Tilbrook (Actor)

John Jardine (Actor)

Neville Barber (Actor)

Rosalie Williams (Actor)

Colin Kerrigan (Actor)

Peter Rylands (Actor)

John Griffin (Actor)

Nan Woodhouse (Author)

Tony Cliff (Producer)

Recorded on 1989-09-01.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Congress In Manchester19900911

Producer: C.

COOKSON

Next in series: SPLIT SECOND

Previous in series: A KNOTTED STRING AND WOODY STRODE

Description

An ageing publisher attempts to seduce a young poetess by luring her to Manchester to attend his 'poetry congress'.

Written by Bernard Kops and produced by Cherry Cookson.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

11 Sep 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

John Webb (Actor)

Tilly Vosburgh (Actor)

Simon Treves (Actor)

Stephen Garlick (Actor)

Harold Innocent (Actor)

Bernard Kops (Author)

Cherry Cookson (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-06-19.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Cover, Recovery19960118

Producer: R.

WORTLEY

Next in series: HEARTACHE

Previous in series: FUNNY VALENTINE

Description

Kenneth awaits the up-turn while Linda longs for reassurance.

Can Steve Clarke (Insurance Sales) furnish them with the feel-good factor? Written by Steve MAY and produced by Richard WORTLEY.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

18 Jan 1996 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Gavin Muir (Actor)

Tessa Peake-Jones (Actor)

Julian (Actor)

Steve May (Author)

Richard Wortley (Producer)

Recorded on 1994-03-15.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Crying In The Crypt19900612

Producer: C.

COOKSON

Next in series: NATURAL BREATH

Previous in series: LETTING GO

Description

By Richard WALKER.

Two strangers meet in an empty country church.

As they wander round, they discover that their lives are not dissimilar.

Then they hear the eerie sound of a child crying...

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

12 Jun 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Ian Holm (Actor)

Anne Stallybrass (Actor)

Richard Walker (Author)

Cherry Cookson (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-02-19.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Dancing On The Turf19901030

Producer: J.

DAUNCEY

Next in series: THE ICE-CREAM VAN

Previous in series: THE AQUARIUM

Description

Sian EVANS's comedy is set at the funeral of old Maggie Hennesey - a 'helluva girl'.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

30 Oct 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Howell Evans (Actor)

Rachel Thomas (Actor)

Jack Walters (Actor)

Peggy Mason (Actor)

Bill Bellamy (Actor)

Wyndham Price (Actor)

Menna Trussier (Actor)

Sian Evans (Author)

Jane Dauncey (Producer)

Recorded on 1989-10-10.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Declaring Martian Law19950907

First broadcast on 1994-06-21

Producer: A.

EDYVEAN

Next in series: ANORAK OF FIRE

Previous in series: RANDOM PLAY

Description

In poet John Hegley's first play, we join him in his local London caff.

Then he whisks us away...by train to Manchester and Wales...by dreams, songs and poems to Mars, ancient Rome, Jerusalem and the tortures of the end of a love affair.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

21 Jun 1994 14:02-14:32 (RADIO 4)

07 Sep 1995 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

John Hegley (Actor)

Tony Curtis (Actor)

Roland Muldoon (Actor)

Sue Norton (Actor)

Nigel Piper (Composer)

Anne Edyvean (Producer)

Recorded on 1993-02-04.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Digs19900626

Producer: REID, A

Next in series: OUT OF BOUNDS

Previous in series: NATURAL BREATH

Description

When Frank and Hilda took in a student lodger for the first time, they little suspected that he would be the unwitting catalyst for the unlocking of a guilty secret.

Written by Rosalind CORFE and Daphne EPTON.

Director Alec REID.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

26 Jun 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Norman Bird (Actor)

Stephen Garlick (Actor)

Shireen Shah (Actor)

Pat Heywood (Actor)

Rosalind Corfe (Author)

Daphne Epton (Author)

Alec Reid (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-02-12.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Doo Be Doo Be Doo19900814

Producer: P.

KAVANAGH

Next in series: THE DECOY

Previous in series: PAT TAT

Description

Nigel can never think of anything to say to his working-class Northern mother.

Inviting her to a Frank Sinatra concert seems like a solution.

Written by Michael WALL, produced by Peter Kavanagh.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

14 Aug 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Moir Leslie (Actor)

David Bannerman (Actor)

Simon Treves (Actor)

Kathleen Helme (Actor)

Michael Wall (Author)

Peter Kavanagh (Producer)

Ian Lindsey (Speaker)

Recorded on 1990-04-13.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Fire19900403

Producer: C.

RAPHAEL

Next in series: LETTING GO

Previous in series: AND THE BAND PLAYED ON PROG 4, NIGHT AND DAY

Description

5/5 in series of five plays 'And The Band Played On'.

1969: Arthur Brown, the Divine Light, Stonehenge, Magic Mushrooms...and Justin.

Claire's introduction to life outside boarding school proves rather overwhelming.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

03 Apr 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

03 Dec 1990 21:00-21:30 (RADIO 5)

Contributors

Elizabeth Mansfield (Actor)

William Gaminara (Actor)

Kate Lock (Actor)

Peter Thomson (Author)

Caroline Raphael (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-02-04.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Foreign Parts19900220

Producer: A.

BRADLEY

Next in series: AND THE BAND PLAYED ON, 1:LA CAMPARISTA

Previous in series: MAN IN HER LIFE

Description

By Stan BARSTOW.

George, separated from his wife, takes Cheryl to Malta.

What will happen to the relationship when the holiday ends?

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

20 Feb 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Christopher Godwin (Actor)

Natasha Pyne (Actor)

Stan Barstow (Author)

Alfred Bradley (Producer)

Recorded on 1989-07-16.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Funny Valentine19960109

Producer: C.

GROVE

Next in series: COVER, RECOVERY

Previous in series: SIDE SEA VIEW

Description

Valentine's Day sees teenagers Ellie and Alyson preparing a surprise meal for their parents.

But will a meal heal the rift between their mother and father? Written by John BOND and produced by Michelle Matherson FREDERICK.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

09 Jan 1996 14:02-14:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

John Hartley (Actor)

Becky Hindley (Actor)

Lucy Kent (Actor)

Jessica Dawes (Actor)

John Bond (author (auth)) (Author)

Michelle Frederick (Producer)

Recorded on 1995-08-02.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Going Up, Going Down19900109

Producer: R.

BUCKHAM

Next in series: CLEAN UP

Previous in series: A HORSE CALLED GERTRUDE STEIN

Description

By Martin WORTH.

A malfunctioning lift takes Mark, an ambitious young insu- ance executive, to the unexplored depths of the firm's building - and a meet- ing with an old man whose history is curiously like his own.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

09 Jan 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Mary Wimbush (Actor)

David King (Actor)

Norman Jones (Actor)

Simon Treves (Actor)

Vincent Brimble (Actor)

Paul Downing (Actor)

Victoria Carling (Actor)

David Goudge (Actor)

Martin Worth (Author)

Richard Buckham (Producer)

Recorded on 1989-09-09.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Gold Nor Silver Nor Precious Stone19901127

Producer: A.

HINDELL

Next in series: SECRET WORSHIP

Previous in series: LOVE TO MADELEINE

Description

By Margaret GILLARD.

In 1536, Henry VIII dissolved the religious houses.

Four nuns await eviction, not knowing what the future holds.

Subject Categories

historical drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

27 Nov 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Menna Trussler (Actor)

Ella Hood (Actor)

Bill Bellamy (Actor)

Marilyn Le Conte (Actor)

Terry Dauncey (Actor)

Sian Merrick (Actor)

Margaret Gillard (Author)

Alison Hindell (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-05-24.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Harvesting The Motorway19901113

Producer: M.

IMRIE

Next in series: LOVE TO MADELEINE

Previous in series: THE ICE-CREAM VAN

Description

By Felix MITTERER.

Faced with the desecration of his land by a motorway, an old farmer takes his revenge in the only way he knows how.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

13 Nov 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Rosalind Adams (Actor)

James Greene (Actor)

Felix Mitterer (Author)

Marilyn Imrie (Producer)

Anthony Vivis (tr)

Tinch Minter (tr)

Recorded on 1990-09-18.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Heartache19960215

Producer: N.

CHAILLET

Next in series: THE CHIPS ARE DOWN

Previous in series: COVER, RECOVERY

Description

Cartoonist Mel Calman, who died two years ago, left a final play for radio in which all of a man's body parts rise up to resist his heart attack.

Produced by Ned Chaillet, text completed by Deborah MOGGACH.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

15 Feb 1996 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 4)

24 Oct 1996 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Richard Griffiths (Actor)

David Timson (Actor)

Jim Broadbent (Actor)

Tracy Wiles (Actor)

Lee Montague (Actor)

David de Keyser (Actor)

Meg Davies (Actor)

Deborah Moggach (Author)

Mel Calman (Author)

Ned Chaillet (Producer)

Recorded on 1996-01-14.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Letting Go19900410

Producer: MACLOUGHLIN, S

Next in series: CRYING IN THE CRYPT

Previous in series: FIRE

Description

Sara is 10 years old and has accepted that she is going to die of cancer.

But first she must help her mother.

Written by Lesley MASTERS.

Directed by Shaun MacLoughlin.

Subject Categories

comedy programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

10 Apr 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Christopher Good (Actor)

Elizabeth Mansfield (Actor)

Janet Dale (Actor)

Eve Gurney (Actor)

Lesley Masters (Author)

Shaun Macloughlin (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-01-22.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Love To Madeleine19901120

Producer: A.

JORDAN

Next in series: GOLD NOR SILVER NOR PRECIOUS STONE

Previous in series: HARVESTING THE MOTORWAY

Description

By Craig WARNER.

Peter is having an affair with Brian's wife.

A telephone call from lover to husband reveals far more than was ever intended...

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

20 Nov 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

30 Mar 1993 14:02-14:32 (RADIO 4)

15 Jun 1995 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Richard Grant (Actor)

Miranda Richardson (Actor)

Philip Davis (Actor)

Craig Warner (Author)

Andy Jordan (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-02-10.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Man In Her Life19900213

Producer: M.

IMRIE

Next in series: FOREIGN PARTS

Previous in series: A PASSING PHASE

Description

By Elaine FEINSTEIN.

Produced by Marilyn Imrie.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

13 Feb 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Leonard Fenton (Actor)

Sheila Steafel (Actor)

Christopher Good (Actor)

Andrea Miller (Actor)

Elaine Feinstein (Author)

Marilyn Imrie (Producer)

Recorded on 1989-11-14.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Man Overboard19901016

Producer: S.

WILSON

Next in series: THE AQUARIUM

Previous in series: THE GARRICK FEVER

Description

By Martin ORMISTON.

Poor George is in the 'drink', when a native paddles by.

Is it rescue or the cooking pot?

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

16 Oct 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Christopher Cook (Actor)

Winston Crooke (Actor)

Martin Ormiston (Author)

Sue Wilson (Producer)

Recorded on 1989-09-11.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Mexico City, Mexico City Blues19900130

Producer: R.

WORTLEY

Next in series: A PASSING PHASE

Previous in series: CLEAN UP

Description

By David MARSHALL.

Ken is both lodger for and lover to Olivia.

They argue all the time but need each other.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

30 Jan 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Frances Jeater (Actor)

Jo Kendall (Actor)

Struan Rodger (Actor)

David Marshall (Author)

Richard Wortley (Producer)

Recorded on 1989-12-02.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Much Like Yourself19960208

First broadcast on 1995-02-21

Producer: M.

EARLEY

Next in series: IT'S COLD OUTSIDE

Previous in series: CALL OUT

Description

Anne HASHMI's play is the comic story of a young woman struggling to find her identity while bombarded by the spritual and material influences of people around her.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

21 Feb 1995 14:02-14:32 (RADIO 4)

08 Feb 1996 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Charlotte Coleman (Actor)

Frances Tomelty (Actor)

Peter Guinness (Actor)

Tessa Wojtczak (Actor)

Lisa Bowerman (Actor)

Rupert Degas (Actor)

Clive Wedderburn (Actor)

Anne Hashmi (Author)

Tim Crook (Producer)

Recorded on 1994-11-26.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Natural Breath19900619

Producer: M.

WALTERS

Next in series: DIGS

Previous in series: CRYING IN THE CRYPT

Description

'Right from the first night we lay down in my wonderful big bed, there was just one thing we could not do together...'

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

19 Jun 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Jo Kendall (Actor)

Michael Maloney (Actor)

Tara Dominick (Actor)

Saskia Reeves (Actor)

Jane Coles (Author)

Matthew Walters (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-01-29.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Out By Christmas19901218

Producer: A.

BEAN

Next in series: THE HOUSE WITH AN ATTIC

Previous in series: SECRET WORSHIP

Description

By Robert Stuart TYLER.

Vietnam, 1966.

An advertisement in a newspaper from home develops into a special correspondence for a soldier looking forward to getting out by Christmas.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

18 Dec 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

31 Mar 1991 14:30-15:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Jane Whittenshaw (Actor)

Michael Harbour (Actor)

Shaun Prendergast (Actor)

Tara Dominick (Actor)

Caroline Strong (Actor)

Nicholas Gilbrook (Actor)

Johnny Myers (Actor)

Stephen Hoye (Actor)

Robert Tyler (Author)

Adrian Bean (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-04-24.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Out Of Bounds19900724

Producer: P.

SCHLESINGER

Next in series: PAT TAT

Previous in series: DIGS

Description

A play that parodies the worst excesses of television youth programmes.

Written by Jonathan SHEARS and produced by Paul SCHLESINGER.

Music by Richard ATTREE with All Points Bulletin.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

youth

programmes (television)

Broadcast history

24 Jul 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

19 Aug 1991 15:30-16:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Bill Nighy (Actor)

Susie Brann (Actor)

Elizabeth Mansfield (Actor)

Norman Jones (Actor)

Paul Downing (Actor)

Caroline Strong (Actor)

Richard Attree (Composer)

Paul Schlesinger (Producer)

Jonathan Shears (Speaker)

Recorded on 1990-02-08.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Pat Tat19900807

Producer: M.

WALTERS

Next in series: DOO BE DOO BE DOO

Previous in series: OUT OF BOUNDS

Description

"I know everything I knew before I was attacked except for who I am.

I have forgotten myself." Written by Guy HIBBERT, with David Yip and Michael KILGARRIF, produced by Matthew WALTERS.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

07 Aug 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

19 Jan 1991 15:10-15:40 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Michael Kilgarriff (Actor)

David Yip (Actor)

Guy Hibbert (Author)

Matthew Walters (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-05-04.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Say A Little Prayer For Me19900828

Producer: A.

BEAN

Next in series: A KNOTTED STRING AND WOODY STRODE

Previous in series: THE DECOY

Description

In an English churchyard, an American tourist finds the ancient headstone of one of his ancestors - Written by Eric Pringle and produced by Adrain BEAN, with Christopher Good and Vincent BRIMBLE.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

28 Aug 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Christopher Good (Actor)

Vincent Brimble (Actor)

Eric Pringle (Author)

Adrian Bean (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-03-10.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Secret Worship19901211

Producer: M.

IMRIE

Next in series: OUT BY CHRISTMAS

Previous in series: GOLD NOR SILVER NOR PRECIOUS STONE

Description

Algernon BLACKWOOD's chilling tale of haunting and evil in a Bavarian forest.

Dramatised by Brian Miller.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

11 Dec 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Timothy Bateson (Actor)

John Moffatt (Actor)

Christopher Scott (Actor)

David King (Actor)

Michael Kilgarriff (Actor)

Fraser Kerr (Actor)

Auriol Smith (Actor)

Brian Miller (adap)

Algernon Blackwood (Author)

Marilyn Imrie (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-09-11.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Split Second19900918

Producer: REID, A

Next in series: THE GARRICK FEVER

Previous in series: CONGRESS IN MANCHESTER

Description

Daphne Du Maurier's tale of a woman who steps in front of a passing lorry, changing her life forever.

Adapted by Melville JONES.

Directed by Alec REID.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

18 Sep 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Elizabeth Mansfield (Actor)

Fraser Kerr (Actor)

Geoffrey Collins (Actor)

Ben Onwukwe (Actor)

Jenny Howe (Actor)

Tara Dominick (Actor)

Judy Loe (Actor)

Danielle Allen (Actor)

Kerry Reid (Actor)

Melville Jones (adap)

Daphne Du Maurier (Author)

Alec Reid (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-06-18.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Aquarium19901023

Producer: P.

KAVANAGH

Next in series: DANCING ON THE TURF

Previous in series: MAN OVERBOARD

Description

By Dorothea GHARBAOUI.

A young male lodger alters Rhona's life completely.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

23 Oct 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Dan Gordon (Actor)

Conleth Hill (Actor)

Robert Patterson (Actor)

Louis Rolston (Actor)

Linda Wray (Actor)

Sian Maguire (Actor)

Dorothy Gharbaoui (Author)

Eoin O'callaghan (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-04-20.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Chips Are Down19960222

Producer: N.

CHAILLET

Next in series: KERTON'S STORY

Previous in series: HEARTACHE

Description

American playwright Israel HOROVITZ writes and co-stars in a comedy of anxiety in New York City.

Jeffrey, a writer, struggles with a magazine article.

Produced by Ned Chaillet.

Subject Categories

comedy programmes (genre)

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

22 Feb 1996 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Alice Arnold (Actor)

Jane Whittenshaw (Actor)

Ann Beach (Actor)

Nicky Henson (Actor)

Bob Sherman (Actor)

Zulema Dene (Actor)

Frances Tomelty (Actor)

Israel Horovitz (Actor)

Ned Chaillet (Producer)

Recorded on 1996-01-28.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Decoy19900821

Producer: P.

KAVANAGH

Next in series: SAY A LITTLE PRAYER FOR ME

Previous in series: DOO BE DOO BE DOO

Description

Classic French farce from Alfred DE MUSSET.

Jacqueline's husband suspects she is having an affair.

But with whom? Her lover tells her to find a young scapegoat, a decoy - Subject Categories

comedy programmes (genre)

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

21 Aug 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Christopher Good (Actor)

Danny Schiller (Actor)

John Gabriel (Actor)

Tara Dominick (Actor)

Charles Simpson (Actor)

Charlotte Attenborough (Actor)

Kenneth Mcclellan (adap)

Alfred de Musset (Author)

Peter Kavanagh (Producer)

Recorded on 1989-11-11.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Garrick Fever19901002

Producer: BLOUNT

Next in series: MAN OVERBOARD

Previous in series: SPLIT SECOND

Description

1745: The inhabitants of Ballinsloe are going mad for the great actor, David Garrick - but is the drunken scruff playing Hamlet really Mr Garrick? Written by J.

R.

PLANCHE, adapted and produced by David Blount.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

02 Oct 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

12 Jan 1992 15:30-16:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Moira Buffini (Actor)

Jonathan Lermit (Actor)

Michael Gabe (Actor)

Valerie Boothman (Actor)

Harry Reeder (Actor)

Ben Crocker (Actor)

Robin Watson (actor (act) [Major Derrydown]) (Actor)

David Blount (adap)

J Planche (Author)

Recorded on 1989-12-11.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Ice19901106

-CREAM VAN

Producer: M.

WALTERS

Next in series: HARVESTING THE MOTORWAY

Previous in series: DANCING ON THE TURF

Description

Comedy by Chris ALLEN.

The joys of suburban life are rudely interrupted by the arrival of the anarchic Andreas.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

06 Nov 1990 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Brian Miller (Actor)

David Bannerman (Actor)

Ben Onwukwe (Actor)

Jenny Howe (Actor)

Auriol Smith (Actor)

John Grillo (Actor)

Chris Allen (Author)

Matthew Walters (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-06-15.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Well, At Least It Didn't Rain19900408

First broadcast on 1988-08-16

Producer: J.

WHITAKER

Next in series: NAMES

Previous in series: THE LONG GOODNIGHT KISS BY David KayE R4

Broadcast history

16 Aug 1988 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

08 Apr 1990 14:30-15:30 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1988-03-14.