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Rumpole

Rumpole and the Old Boy Net

Duration: 44 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. Rumpole's new pupil, Phillida Trant, causes trouble in a sordid little case of blackmail. Stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Jasmine Hyde and Nigel Anthony. Show more

Contributors

Erskine-Brown:
Nigel Anthony
Sir Cuthbert:
Ewan Bailey
Phillida Trant:
Cathy Sara
Judge Bullingham:
Stephen Critchlow
Stephen Lucas:
Stephen Critchlow
Director:
Marilyn Imrie

Genres

Brand

Rumpole

Rumpole

Rumpole and the Sleeping Partners

Duration: 44 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Rumpole leaves his wife Hilda, sleeps in chambers and defends a case of attempted murder. Starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Jasmine Hyde and Nigel Anthony. Show more

Contributors

Erskine-Brown:
Nigel Anthony
Judge Gwent-Evans:
Nigel Anthony
Phillida Trant:
Cathy Sara
Hugo Lutterworth:
Stephen Critchlow
Captain Gleason:
Stephen Critchlow
Director:
Marilyn Imrie

Brand

Rumpole

GF Newman's The Corrupted

Series 2

Episode 3

Duration: 44 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

The second series of the criminal family saga, from 1961-70, based on GF Newman's novel Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Ross Kemp
Joey Oldman:
Toby Jones
Cath Oldman:
Denise Gough
Brian Oldman:
Joe Armstrong
Jack Braden:
Luke Allen Gale
Leah Cohen:
Jasmine Hyde
Writer:
GF Newman
Director:
Clive Brill
Producer:
Clive Brill

GF Newman's The Corrupted

Series 2

Episode 4

Duration: 44 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

The second series of the criminal family saga, from 1961-70, based on GF Newman's novel Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Ross Kemp
Joey Oldman:
Toby Jones
Cath Oldman:
Denise Gough
Brian Oldman:
Joe Armstrong
Jack Braden:
Luke Allen Gale
Leah Cohen:
Jasmine Hyde
Writer:
GF Newman
Director:
Clive Brill
Producer:
Clive Brill

Believe It!

Series 3

Knight Fever

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Fighting fit post heart attack, Richard Wilson tackles his bucket list and the small matter of a knighthood! From 2017. Show more

Contributors

Himself:
Antony Sher
Himself:
Daniel Evans
Francois:
Jasmine Hyde
Dave the Sound Engineer:
Wilfredo Acosta
Big Issue Seller:
Kellie Shirley
Writer:
Jon Canter
Director:
Clive Brill
Producer:
Clive Brill

GF Newman's The Corrupted

Series 2

Episode 2

Duration: 44 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

The second series of the criminal family saga, from 1961-70, based on GF Newman's novel. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Ross Kemp
Joey Oldman:
Toby Jones
Cath Oldman:
Denise Gough
Brian Oldman:
Joe Armstrong
Jack Braden:
Luke Allen Gale
Leah Cohen:
Jasmine Hyde
Writer:
GF Newman
Director:
Clive Brill
Producer:
Clive Brill

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

A medium stages a kidnap to draw attention to her psychic powers. Thriller starring Caroline Strong and Robert Glenister. Show more

Contributors

Drama

Rumpole

Rumpole and the Quality of Life

Duration: 44 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Rumpole faces a life-changing decision. Hilda expects him in Cornwall, and Phillida hopes he will leave to be with her. Starring Julian Rhind-Tutt. Show more

Contributors

Horace Rumpole:
Julian Rhind-Tutt
Hilda Rumpole:
Jasmine Hyde
Nurse O'Brien:
Jasmine Hyde
Sam Ballard:
Michael Cochrane
Claude Erskine-Brown:
Nigel Anthony
Phillida Erskine-Brown:
Cathy Sara
Older Rumpole:
Timothy West
Helen Derwent:
Deborah Findlay
Mrs Plumstead:
Deborah Findlay
Sir Daniel Derwent:
Ben Crowe
Jack Pommeroy:
Ben Crowe
Perdita Derwent:
Hetty Baynes Russell
Judge Bullingham:
Ewan Bailey
Nicholas Rumpole:
Jaxon Knopf
Director:
Marilyn Imrie

Genres

Drama

Rumpole and the Man of God

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Rumpole defends a shoplifting clergyman with a kleptomaniac sister, exposes a former arsonist to her besotted fiance and appeases a very unhappy Hilda. Show more

Contributors

Rumpole:
Timothy West
Younger Rumpole:
Benedict Cumberbatch
George Frobisher:
Stephen Critchlow
Reverend Mordred Skinner:
Adrian Scarborough
Evelyn Skinner:
Cathy Sara
Ida Tempest:
Cathy Sara
Mr Justice Vosper:
Nigel Anthony
Claude Erskine-Brown:
Nigel Anthony
Director:
Marilyn Imrie

Genres

Brand

Drama

Drama

Rumpole and the Explosive Evidence

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

1960. Hilda's had a baby son, Nicholas. Rumpole, awash with flu, defends a safe-blower and exposes the dubious dealings of a senior police officer. Show more

Contributors

Rumpole:
Timothy West
Younger Rumpole:
Benedict Cumberbatch
Joyce Pringle:
Alison Pettitt
Sam Ballard:
Michael Cochrane
DI Dickerson:
John Ramm
Sir Oliver Oliphant:
Geoffrey Whitehead
Erskine-Brown:
Nigel Anthony
Charlie Wheeler:
Nigel Anthony
Mr Fingleton:
Adrian Scarborough
Director:
Marilyn Imrie

Genres

Brand

Drama

Drama

Rumpole

Episode 1

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

1964. Rumpole returns to his alma mater to defend a gardener accused of blackmailing the master of an Oxford College. Starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Timothy West. Show more

Contributors

Older Rumpole:
Timothy West
Younger Rumpole:
Benedict Cumberbatch
Hilda Rumpole:
Jasmine Hyde
Nicholas Rumpole:
Louis Tafler-Hyde
Humphrey Grice:
Stephen Critchlow
Judge Everglades:
Stephen Critchlow
Sue Galton:
Faye Castelow
Peter Vernon:
Adam Gillen
Sir Michael Tuffnell:
Adrian Scarborough
Claude Erskine-Brown:
Nigel Anthony
Director:
Marilyn Imrie

Drama

Rumpole

Episode 2: Rumpole and the Expert Witness

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Rumpole defends a doctor accused of murdering his wife - and the pathologist in the case is an old flame of the GP. Show more

Contributors

Older Rumpole:
Timothy West
Younger Rumpole:
Benedict Cumberbatch
Hilda Rumpole:
Jasmine Hyde
Nicholas Rumpole:
Louis Tafler-Hyde
Erskine-Brown:
Nigel Anthony
Owen Munroe QC:
Nigel Anthony
Dr Ned Dacre:
Daniel Weyman
Dr Harry Dacre:
Ewan Bailey
Judge Carstairs:
Ewan Bailey
Dr Pamela Gall:
Claire Skinner
Director:
Marilyn Imrie

Drama

Rumpole and the Penge Bungalow Murders

Episode 1: Old Unhappy Far-Off Things

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

4 Extra Debut. It is the 1950s, and young Rumpole defends a man accused of murdering two war heroes. John Mortimer's mystery stars Benedict Cumberbatch. Show more

Contributors

Elder Horace Rumpole:
Timothy West
Young Horace Rumpole:
Benedict Cumberbatch
Simon Jerold:
Ewan Bailey
Hilda Wystan:
Jasmine Hyde
Reggie Proudfoot:
Stephen Critchlow
Bonny Bernard:
Matthew Morgan
Judge Cookson:
Karl Johnson
Lord Jessop:
David Shaw-Parker
Producer:
Marilyn Imrie
Director:
Marilyn Imrie

Drama

Rumpole and the Penge Bungalow Murders

Episode 2: Alone and Without a Leader

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

The accused asks the senior QC to hand over his case to young Horace Rumpole. Stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Timothy West. Show more

Contributors

Elder Horace Rumpole:
Timothy West
Young Horace Rumpole:
Benedict Cumberbatch
Simon Jerold:
Ewan Bailey
Hilda Wystan:
Jasmine Hyde
Reggie Proudfoot:
Stephen Critchlow
Bonny Bernard:
Matthew Morgan
Judge Cookson:
Karl Johnson
Lord Jessop:
David Shaw-Parker
Director:
Marilyn Imrie
Producer:
Marilyn Imrie

GF Newman's The Corrupted

Series 2

Episode 1

Duration: 44 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

The second series of the criminal family saga, from 1961-70, based on GF Newman's novel. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Ross Kemp
Joey Oldman:
Toby Jones
Cath Oldman:
Denise Gough
Brian Oldman:
Joe Armstrong
Jack Braden:
Luke Allen Gale
Leah Cohen:
Jasmine Hyde
Writer:
GF Newman
Director:
Clive Brill
Producer:
Clive Brill

Doctors

Series 18

Episode 180: Goodness and Mercy

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Al reluctantly returns home for a memorial dedication to his late father, and a family friend gives him an insight into his dad's life. Show more

Contributors

Dr Al Haskey:
Ian Midlane
Frances Harrison:
Jasmine Hyde
Ayesha Lee:
Laura Rollins
Eve Haskey:
Rachel Bell
Henry Haskey:
Jonathan Markwood
Producer:
Peter Bullock
Executive Producer:
Mike Hobson

Doctors

Series 20

Episode 54: Frances: Part Two

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Al inspires a young girl to reach for the stars but in doing so comes to a sad realisation that brings him back down to earth.

Contributors

Dr Jimmi Clay:
Adrian Lewis Morgan
De Emma Reid:
Dido Miles
Dr Al Haskey:
Ian Midlane
Karen Hollins:
Jan Pearson
Rob Hollins:
Chris Walker
Frances Harrison:
Jasmine Hyde
Audrey Steele:
Megan Richards
Bob Steele:
Colin Prockter
Director:
Gary Williams
Executive Producer:
Mike Hobson

GF Newman's The Corrupted

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Jack is reluctant to leave the house after being attacked by the Krays, but Billy Hill has other plans for him. Revenge is on the cards, while Brian gets his first taste of crime. Show more

Contributors

Joey Oldman:
Toby Jones
Cath Oldman:
Denise Gough
Brian Oldman:
Rory McMenamin
Jack Braden:
Tom Weston-Jones
Gracie Braden:
Ruth Gemmell
Bobby Brown:
Charlie Davies
Billy Hill:
Robert Glenister
DI Drury:
Matthew Marsh
Fat Cecil:
Matthew Marsh
Frank Cockain:
Michael Eaves
Sammy Cohen:
Jonathan Tafler
Leah Cohen:
Jasmine Hyde
Ronnie Kray:
Lewis MacLeod
PC Watling:
Nigel Cooke
Narrator:
Ross Kemp
Director:
Clive Brill
Producer:
Clive Brill
Writer:
GF Newman

GF Newman's The Corrupted

Series 1

Episode 8

Duration: 44 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

Joey starts investing in property in run down Notting Hill Gate but, in doing so, puts the Kray Brothers' noses out of joint. Who will win in the property wars? Show more

Contributors

Joey Oldman:
Toby Jones
Cath Oldman:
Denise Gough
Brian Oldman:
Rory McMenamin
Jack Braden:
Tom Weston-Jones
Billy Hill:
Robert Glenister
DI Drury:
Matthew Marsh
Charlie Richardson:
Oliver Mawdsley
Leah Cohen:
Jasmine Hyde
Ronnie Kray:
Lewis MacLeod
Violet Kray:
Ruth Gemmell
Sergeant Watling:
Nigel Cooke
Narrator:
Ross Kemp
Director:
Clive Brill
Producer:
Clive Brill
Writer:
GF Newman

GF Newman's The Corrupted

Series 1

Episode 9

Duration: 44 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Brian has been seriously hurt in gangland warfare. After his return from hospital, he feels sure the family has been making plans without him. Show more

Contributors

Joey Oldman:
Toby Jones
Cath Oldman:
Denise Gough
Brian Oldman:
Rory McMenamin
Jack Braden:
Tom Weston-Jones
Bank Manager:
Matthew Townshend
Arnold Goodman:
Edward Max
DI Drury:
Matthew Marsh
Sammy Cohen:
Jonathan Tafler
Leah Cohen:
Jasmine Hyde
Sergeant Watling:
Nigel Cooke
Tony Wednesday:
Petrice Jones
Narrator:
Ross Kemp
Director:
Clive Brill
Producer:
Clive Brill
Writer:
GF Newman