The Nine Tailors [Wimsey]

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01The Bells Are Rung Up1980102020090817 (BBC7)
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. The upper class sleuth probes an unsolved jewel theft and a grave mystery.

. The elegant sleuth probes an unsolved jewel theft and a grave mystery.

The upper class sleuth probes an unsolved jewel theft and a grave mystery. Dorothy L Sayers' mystery with Ian Carmichael.

The elegant, intelligent amateur sleuth, Lord Peter Wimsey is drawn into the case of an unsolved jewel theft - which turns into a grave mystery.

CAST:

Lord Peter Wimsey …. Ian Carmichael
Bunter …. Peter Jones
Ezra Wilderspin …. John Church
Mrs Venables …. Noel Dyson
Stephen Driver …. Stephen Greiff
The Rev Theodore Venable …. Phillip Latham
Emily …. Jenny Twigg
Mr Godfrey/Johnson …. Hayden Wood
Narrator …. John Westbrook

British gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey features in a number of detective novels and short stories by English crime writer, Dorothy L Sayers. The Nine Tailors was first published in 1934.

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 Alistair Beaton.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in October 1980.

Posh sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey probes an unsolved jewel theft and a grave mystery.

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

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

02Lord Peter Is Called In1980102720090818 (BBC7)
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. The elegant sleuth probes the link from the body to the unsolved jewel theft.

. The elegant amateur sleuth probes the link from the body to the unsolved jewel theft.

The elegant amateur sleuth probes the link from the body to the unsolved jewel theft. Stars Ian Carmichael and Philip Latham.

Back in Fenchurch St Paul, Lord Peter Wimsey speculates on mystery of the unidentified and badly battered body...

CAST:

Lord Peter Wimsey …. Ian Carmichael
Supt Blundell …. Timothy Bateson
The Rev Theodore Venables …. Phillip Latham
Ezra Wilderspin …. John Church
Liz Widerspin …. Diana Bishop
Coroner …. Martin Friend
Harry Gotobed …. Alexander John
Dr Baines …. Brian Haynes
Will Thoday …. Keith Drinkell
Hilary Thorpe …. Fiona Matheson
Narrator …. John Westbrook

British gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey features in a number of detective novels and short stories by English crime writer, Dorothy L Sayers. The Nine Tailors was first published in 1934.

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 Alistair Beaton.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in October 1980.

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

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

03Bunter Breaks The Law1980110320090819 (BBC7)
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. As the sleuth's probe moves to the bell tower, his manservant uses his initiative.

. As the elegant sleuth's probe moves to the bell tower, his manservant uses his initiative.

As the elegant sleuth's probe moves to the bell tower, his manservant uses his initiative. Stars Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones.

As Lord Peter Wimsey's probe moves to the bell tower, his manservant uses his initiative.

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

As Lord Peter Wimsey's murder probe moves to the church bell tower, his manservant Bunter uses his initiative.

CAST:

Lord Peter Wimsey …. Ian Carmichael
Bunter …. Peter Jones
Supt Blundell …. Timothy Bateson
Mrs Venables …. Noel Dyson
Will Thoday …. Keith Drinkell
Mary Thoday …. Claire Clifford
Potty Peak …. Anthony Hyde
Mrs Ashton …. Marjorie Withers
Mr Ashton …. Brian Haynes
Sluice Keeper …. Peter Tudenham
Narrator …. John Westbrook

British gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey features in a number of detective novels and short stories by English crime writer, Dorothy L Sayers. The Nine Tailors was first published in 1934.

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 Alistair Beaton.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in November 1980.

04The Hunt Moves To France1980111020090820 (BBC7)
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. After translating the mystery letter, the sleuth sets off across the English Channel.

. After translating the mystery letter, the posh sleuth sets off across the Channel.

After translating the mystery letter, the sleuth sets off across the English Channel. Stars Ian Carmichael and John Westbrook.

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

After intercepting the mystery letter, Lord Peter Wimsey decides it's time to head across the English Channel.

Starring Ian Carmichael as Lord Peter Wimsey, With Peter Jones as Bunter, Timothy Bateson as Superintendent Blundell, Andre Moran as Commissaire Rosier and Lolly Cockerill as Madame Legros.

British gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey features in a number of detective novels and short stories by English crime writer, Dorothy L Sayers. The Nine Tailors was first published in 1934.

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 Alistair Beaton.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in November 1980.

05A Question Of Identity1980111720090821 (BBC7)
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. With his trip to France, the upper class sleuth moves closer to identifying the murderer.

. With his trip to France, the posh sleuth moves closer to identifying the murderer.

With his trip to France, the upper class sleuth moves closer to identifying the murderer. Stars Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones.

With his trip to France, Lord Peter Wimsey moves closer to identifying the murderer.

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

Following his trip to France, Lord Peter Wimsey takes a step closer to identifying the killer.

Starring Ian Carmichael as Lord Peter Wimsey, With Peter Jones as Bunter, Phillip Latham as the Reverend Theodore Venables, Timothy Bateson as Superintendent Blundell, Stephen Greiff as Nobby Cranton and Noel Dyson as Mrs Venables.

British gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey features in a number of detective novels and short stories by English crime writer, Dorothy L Sayers. The Nine Tailors was first published in 1934.

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 Alistair Beaton.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in November 1980.

06A Damnable Business1980112420090824 (BBC7)
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. The upper class sleuth identifies the mystery body, but he's yet to name the killer.

. The posh sleuth identifies the mystery body, but he's yet to name the killer.

The upper class sleuth identifies the mystery body, but he's yet to name the killer. Stars Ian Carmichael and John Westbrook.

Lord Peter Wimsey identifies the mystery body, but he has yet to name the killer.

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

Starring Ian Carmichael as Lord Peter Wimsey, With Timothy Bateson as Superintendent Blundell, Philip Latham as The Reverend Theodore Venables and Stephen Greiff as Nobby Cranton..

British gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey features in a number of detective novels and short stories by English crime writer, Dorothy L Sayers. The Nine Tailors was first published in 1934.

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 Alistair Beaton.
Producer: Martin Fisher
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in November 1980.

07All Is Not Explained1980120120090825 (BBC7)
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The suave sleuth goes snooping to try and establish who killed Geoffrey Deacon, and how.

The refined sleuth edges closer to establishing who killed Geoffrey Deacon and how.

The upper class sleuth goes snooping to try and establish who killed Geoffrey Deacon, and how. Stars Ian Carmichael.

Lord Peter Wimsey goes snooping to try and establish who killed Geoffrey Deacon, and how.

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

Starring Ian Carmichael as Lord Peter Wimsey. With Timothy Bateson as Superintendent Blundell, Philip Latham as The Reverend Theodore Venables, Keith Drinkell as Will Thoday and Malcolm Terris as Jim Thoday.

British gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey features in a number of detective novels and short stories by English crime writer, Dorothy L Sayers. The Nine Tailors was first published in 1934.

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 Alistair Beaton.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in December 1980.

08 LASTNine Tailors Make A Man1980120820090826 (BBC7)
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Will the upper class sleuth finally solve the mystery of Geoffrey Deacon's murder?

Will the suave sleuth finally manage to solve the mystery of Geoffrey Deacon's murder?

Will the posh sleuth finally solve the mystery of Geoffrey Deacon's death?

Will upper class sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey finally solve the mystery of Geoffrey Deacon's murder? Stars Ian Carmichael.

Will upper-class sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey finally solve the mystery of Deacon's murder?

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

Can upper class sleuth, Lord Peter Wimsey finally solve the baffling mystery of the murder of Geoffrey Deacon?

Starring Ian Carmichael as Lord Peter Wimsey, With Peter Jones as Bunter, Timothy Bateson as Superintendent Blundell, Philip Latham as The Reverend Theodore Venables, Noel Dyson as Mrs Venables, Keith Drinkell as Will Thoday and Alexander John as Harry Gotobed.

British gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey features in a number of detective novels and short stories by English crime writer, Dorothy L Sayers. The Nine Tailors was first published in 1934.

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 Alistair Beaton.

Producer: Martin Fisher

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in December 1980.