Oh, Whistle And I'll Come To You [M R James]

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Professor Parkins uncovers a very curious artefact. Starring Michael Hordern.

4 Extra Debut. Professor Parkins uncovers a very curious artefact. Special effects by the BBC Radiophonic Workshop. Starring Michael Hordern.

“Easy enough to whistle, but there's no telling what will answer...”

M R James's ghostly story adapted by Michael and Mollie Hardwick.

Starring Michael Hordern as Professor Parkins.

With Earle Grey as Brown, James Thomason as Purdon, Austin Trevor as Colonel Wilson, Hilda Kriseman as Mrs Spenlow, Rolf Lefebvre as Rogers, Sheila Grant as the Chambermaid, Anthony Hall as the Waiter and Malcolm Hayes as the Thing

Producer: Charles Lefeaux

First broadcast on the BBC Home Service in December 1963.

Professor Parkins uncovers a curious artefact. Featuring the BBC Radiophonic Workshop

Chilling tales from the master ghost story writer, M R James

"Easy enough to whistle, but there's no telling what will answer..."

With Earle Grey as Brown, James Thomason as Purdon, Austin Trevor as Colonel Wilson, Hilda Kriseman as Mrs Spenlow, Rolf Lefebvre as Rogers, Sheila Grant as the Chambermaid, Anthony Hall as the Waiter and Malcolm Hayes as the Thing.

First broadcast on the BBC Home Service in December 1963.

Starring Michael Hordern as Professor Parkins.

Professor Parkins.... Michael Hordern
Brown.... Earle Grey
Purdon.... James Thomason
Chambermaid/Small Boy.... Sheila Grant
Waiter.... Anthony Hall
Colonel Wilson.... Austin Trevor
Mrs Spenlow.... Hilda Kriseman
Rogers.... Rolf Lefebvre
The Thing.... Malcolm Hayes

Professor Parkins uncovers a curious artefact. Featuring the BBC Radiophonic Workshop.