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There is tremendous potency in tales told in simple words. Ask Aesop. At first hearing, there is...

The No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency Tales from the popular books by Alexander McCall Smith, dramatised by the author. BBC Desert Island Discs Alexander McCall Smith https://archive.org/details/podcast_desert-island-discs-archive-2_alexander-mccall-smith_1000377938339 Wiki The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (radio series) - Wikipedia
Topics: BBC Drama, Alexander McCall Smith

There is tremendous potency in tales told in simple words. Ask Aesop. At first hearing, there is...

BBC Radio 4 Extra
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It's probably Agatha Christie's most unpredictable tale. Engrossing.

The Mirror Crack'd From Side to Side Lines from a Tennyson poem give Miss Marple a vital clue to a tragic murder.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Miss Marple
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007jvh5

It's probably Agatha Christie's most unpredictable tale. Engrossing.

BBC Radio 4 Extra
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To my mind, June Whitfield is even better on the Radio than the television in this role. Agatha...

The Body in the Library The spinster sleuth sets out to discover who murdered a mystery blonde.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Miss Marple
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007jvht

To my mind, June Whitfield is even better on the Radio than the television in this role. Agatha...

BBC Radio 4 Extra
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The BBC at its impeccable best.

06:00:00AM-06:30:00AM BST — Miss Marple Episode 1 06:30:00AM-07:00:00AM BST — Miss Marple Episode 2
Topic: Radio Program

The BBC at its impeccable best.

BBC Radio 4 Extra
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You simply cannot better the BBC's casting and production, nor Agatha Christie's plots and use of...

The Mirror Crack'd From Side to Side Lines from a Tennyson poem give Miss Marple a vital clue to a tragic murder.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Miss Marple
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007jvh5

You simply cannot better the BBC's casting and production, nor Agatha Christie's plots and use of...

BBC Radio 4 Extra
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This is the sixth of the BBC's eight "Classic Chandler" dramas aired in 2011.

Classic Chandler When a rare gold coin is stolen, Mrs Murdoch hires private eye Philip Marlowe to find it.
Topics: BBC, Radio Program, Saturday Drama, Literary characters, Fictional detectives, Dorothy L. Sayers...
Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b015ms42

This is the sixth of the BBC's eight "Classic Chandler" dramas aired in 2011.

Old Time Radio
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There's a fine review here - https://archive.org/details/mc-levy-s-08-e-01-the-blue-gown

A four-part detective story by David Ashton, set in Victorian Edinburgh. Writer: David Ashton Director: Patrick Rayner Insp McLevy: Brian Cox Jean: Siobhan Redmond Mulholland: Michael Perceval-Maxwell Maguire: Stuart McQuarrie Bell: Kenny Blyth Lt Roach: David Ashton Jessie: Tracy Wiles Sarah: Colette O'Neill Duval: David Bannerman
Topics: bbc, bbc radio, drama, detective, mystery, suspense, mclevy, inspector

There's a fine review here - https://archive.org/details/mc-levy-s-08-e-01-the-blue-gown