Walk In The Dark, A [Chris Boucher]

Episodes

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01Did He Fall? Or...1981112220200824 (BBC7)
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A man goes missing from a liner as it approaches England. His sister is adamant that it wasn’t suicide.

Vintage ‘80s crime drama as Southampton Police investigate the disappearance of a passenger from an inbound ship.

CAST:

DC ‘Birdie’ Partridge …. Patrick Mower
DS Dunne …. Geoffrey Matthews
Ruth Cobb …. Helen Atkinson Wood
Martin Lennister …. David McAlister
Captain of the Carthena …. Nicholas Courtney
Australian Driver …. Anthony Jackson

Written by Chris Boucher.
Producer: Gerry Jones

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1981.

A man goes missing from a liner. His sister is adamant that it wasn't suicide.

A man mysteriously disappears from an ocean liner. Serial starring Patrick Mower.

02Hostile Witness1981112920200825 (BBC7)
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DC ‘Birdie’ Partridge has an amateur sidekick. But is she a potential next victim?

Vintage ‘80s crime drama as Southampton Police investigate the disappearance of a passenger from an inbound ship.

CAST:

DC ‘Birdie’ Partridge …. Patrick Mower
Ruth Cobb …. Helen Atkinson Wood
Daryl Kennedy …. John Rowe
Hotel Receptionist …. John Hollis
Server in Chip Shop …. John Warner

Written by Chris Boucher.
Producer: Gerry Jones

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1981.

DC \u2018Birdie' Partridge has an amateur sidekick. But is she a potential next victim?

A man mysteriously disappears from an ocean liner. Serial starring Patrick Mower.

03Unnoficial Investigations1981120620200826 (BBC7)
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Despite being ordered not to, ‘Birdie’ and DS Dunne keep investigating. Ruth makes her own enquiries.

Vintage ‘80s crime drama as Southampton Police investigate the disappearance of a passenger from an inbound ship.

CAST:

DC ‘Birdie’ Partridge …. Patrick Mower
Ruth Cobb …. Helen Atkinson Wood
DS Dunne …. Geoffrey Matthews
Hotel Receptionist …. John Hollis
Superintendent …. Alan Dudley
Mrs Flanders …. Heather Bell
Detective …. Crawford Logan
Jones …. Derek Pollitt
Norfolk Minicab Driver …. Martin Friend
Norfolk Hotel Landlord …. Peter Tuddenham

Written by Chris Boucher.
Producer: Gerry Jones

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1981.

Despite being ordered not to, \u2018Birdie' keeps investigating. Ruth makes her own enquiries.

A man mysteriously disappears from an ocean liner. Serial starring Patrick Mower.

04Mistaken Identity1981121320200827 (BBC7)
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Ruth makes a big mistake by visiting the scene of Terri Seldon's murder. Birdie comes to her rescue.

Vintage ‘80s crime drama as Southampton Police investigate the disappearance of a passenger from an inbound ship.

CAST:

DC ‘Birdie’ Partridge …. Patrick Mower
Ruth Cobb …. Helen Atkinson Wood
Daryl Kennedy…. John Rowe
Garvey …. Gregory de Polnay
Inspector …. Michael Godley
Mr Dibley …. Michael Tudor Barnes
Shop Assistant …. Patience Tomlinson

Written by Chris Boucher.
Producer: Gerry Jones

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1981.

Ruth makes a mistake by visiting the scene of Terri's murder. Birdie comes to her rescue.

A man mysteriously disappears from an ocean liner. Serial starring Patrick Mower.

05The Ends Justify The Means?1981122020200828 (BBC7)
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Ruth has been kidnapped and Birdie has a surprise ally. But the biggest surprise is still to come.

Vintage ‘80s crime drama as Southampton Police investigate the disappearance of a passenger from an inbound ship.

CAST:

DC ‘Birdie’ Partridge …. Patrick Mower
Ruth Cobb …. Helen Atkinson Wood
Daryl Kennedy…. John Rowe
Garvey …. Gregory de Polnay
Bank Clerk …. Gary Cady
Stuart Cobb …. David Timson

Written by Chris Boucher.
Producer: Gerry Jones

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1981.

Ruth has been kidnapped and Birdie has a day of surprises in store.

A man mysteriously disappears from an ocean liner. Serial starring Patrick Mower.