Christie, Agatha (1890 – 1976)

Last Edited: 05-Oct-2015 A Global British Comedy Collaborative document. Edited by John Lucas
Broadcast source is BBC Radio Four unless otherwise indicated. Recording quality is considered good unless otherwise indicated.

Organizing Principles: Stories are separated by principal investigator and ordered by publication date not broadcast date.
Hercule Poirot, Jane Marple, Ariadne Oliver, Parker Pyne, Others, Documentaries

Hercule Poirot
Date Title Cast Parameters
Published 1920
R4:
05-Sep-2005 to
03-Oct-2005
The Mysterious Affair at Styles John Moffatt, Simon Williams, Nichola McAuliffe, Jill Balcon,
Hugh Dickson, Sean Arnold, Susan Jameson, Nicholas Boulton,
Annabelle Dowler, Hilda Schroder, Robert Portal, Richard Syms,
Philip Jackson, Peter Howell, Harry Myers, Don McCorkindale,
Ioan Meredith, Michael Mears, Richard Katz
Original music composed by Tom Smail
Dramatised by Michael Bakewell
Directed by Enyd Williams
28:00, 26263, S
28:04, 26315, S
28:00, 26251, S
28:06, 26352, S
28:06, 26350, S
Published 1923
Broadcast:
15-Sep-1990
Murder on the Links John Moffat, Jeremy Clyde, Madeline Smith, Joan Matheson,
Stephen Tomkinson, Petra Davis, Francesca Buller, David King,
Geoffrey Whitehead, Vincent Brimble, Ken Cumberlidge,
Barbara Atkinson, Joanna Mackay, Danny Schiller, Brian Miller
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
86:20, 121425, S
Published 1924 Poirot Investigates    
Published 1926
Broadcast:
24-Dec-1987
R7:
10-Sep-2006
The Murder of Roger Ackroyd John Moffat, John Woodvine, Laurence Payne, Peter Gilmore,
Diana Olsson, Eva Stuart, Zelah Clarke, Joan Matheson,
Karen Archer, David Goodland, Richard Tate, Simon Cuff,
Paul Cyr, Peter Crays, Alan Dudley, Deryck Guyler
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
86:52, 81449, S
Published 1927 The Big Four    
Published 1928
Broadcast:
29-Dec-1985
05-Jan-1986
12-Jan-1986
19-Jan-1986
26-Jan-1986
02-Feb-1996
The Mystery of the Blue Train Maurice Denham, Janet Maw, Robert Beatty, Avril Clark,
Anthony Smee, Michael Deacon, Gwen Cherrell, Moira Leslie,
Peter Woodthorpe, Judy Buxton
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
38:41, 36272, S
38:00, 35640, S
39:07, 36676, S
37:35, 35250, S
Published 1932
Broadcast:
20-Nov-2000 to
18-Dec-2000
03-Jan-2005 to
07-Jan-2007
R7
Peril at End House John Moffat, Simon Williams, Bryan Pringle, Gemma Saunders,
Suzanna Hamilton, Terence Edmond, Richenda Carey, Stephen
Critchlow, Sean Arnold, Andrew Wyncott, Elizabeth Convoy,
Hilda Schroder, Mark Holloway, David Thorne
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
27:59, 26238, S
28:01, 26274, S
27:54, 26160, S
27:46, 26044, S
27:58, 26226, S
Published 1933
Broadcast:
18-Mar-1992 to
15-Apr-1992
R7:
22-Jun-2005 to
28-Jun-2005
Lord Edgware Dies
(Thirteen at Dinner)
John Moffat, Simon Williams, Nicola Pagett, Norman Jones,
James Greene, Paula Jacobs, Bret Usher, Adjoa Andoh,
Joanna Myers, Charles Millham
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
29:22, 27548, S
29:03, 27250, S
29:18, 27480, S
28:51, 27062, S
29:28, 27634, S
Published 1934
Broadcast:
28-Dec-1993 to
01-Jan-1994
27-Dec-2004 to
31-Dec-2004
Murder on the Orient Express John Moffat, Andre Maranne, Joss Acklund, Sylvia Sims,
Sian Phillips, Francesca Annis, Peter Polycarpou, Frank Windsor,
Stephen Hodson, Desmond Llewelyn, Kate Vinci, Linda Polen,
Frank Cota, John Church, James Tallifer, David Thorpe,
Siriol Jenkins
Music: Michael Haslett
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
29:19, 27501, S
29:26, 27603, S
29:15, 27427, S
29:20, 27514, S
29:35, 27738, S
Published 1935
Broadcast:
08-Jul-2002 to
19-Aug-2002
R7:
22-Aug-2005 to
26-Aug-2005
Three Act Tragedy
(Murder in Three Acts)
John Moffat, George Cole, Michael Cochrane, Clive Merrison,
Pauline Jamieson, Beth Chalmers, Paula Jacobs, Elizabeth Proud,
Carl Prekop, Helen Longworth, Peter Marinker, John Baddeley,
Martin Hyder, Kathleen Helm, Tom Dannister, Patricia Scott,
Nigel Anthony, Gemma Churchill, Angela Sims, Natasha Pine
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
28:00, 26260, S
27:55, 26188, S
28:00, 26266, S
28:00, 26264, S
28:00, 26252, S
Published 1935
Broadcast:
R7:
19-Apr-2008
Death in the Clouds John Moffat, Philip Jackson, Geoffrey Whitehead, Mary Melvin,
Ben Crowe, Teresa Gallagher, Caroline Jones, Andrew Harrison,
Bruce Purchase, Liza Saturday, Prianga Alain, Stephen Critchlow
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
87:01, 81592, S
Published 1935
Broadcast:
22-Apr-2000
R7:
02-Sep-2006
The ABC Murders John Moffat, Simon Williams, Philip Jackson, John Rye,
Ioan Meredith, Jane Wenham, Tom George, Lucy Paterson,
Gemma Saunders, Beth Chalmers, Christopher Kellen,
Xena Hardingroots, Tim Trelaw
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
86:57, 81516, S
Published 1936
Broadcast:
26-Dec-1994 to
30-Dec-1994
R7:
24-Sep-2007 to
28-Sep-2007
Murder in Mesopotamia John Moffat, William Franklyn, Dorothy Tutin, Becky Hindley,
Elizabeth Spriggs, Norman Rodway, Richard Todd, John Hartley
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
28:42, 26908, S
29:02, 27230, S
29:25, 27593, S
27:49, 26086, S
29:29, 27654, S
Published 1936
Broadcast:
04-May-2002
R7
12-Apr-2008
Cards on the Table John Moffat, Stephanie Cole, Donald Sinden, Ioan Meredith,
Christopher Godwin, David Timson, Mary Wimbush, Helen
Longworth, Nigel Anthony, Sarah Paul, Marlene Sidaway,
Ewen Bailey
Dramatised:by Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
87:00, 81574, S
Published 1937
Broadcast:
02-Jan-1997to
30-Jan-1997
R7:
10-Sep-2007 to
14-Sep-2007
Death on the Nile John Moffat, Donald Sinden, Amanda Barton-Chapple, Robert Daws,
Elaine Pike, Rosemary Leach, Nicholas Boulton, Shirley Dickson,
Emma Woodvine, Irene Sutcliffe, Stratford Johns, Teresa Gallagher,
Ed Bishop, Joann Munro, Sean Baker, Chris Pavlo,
Timothy Bateson, Robert Portal, Roger May, Ioan Meredith,
Christopher Scott, Ben Thomas, Keith Drinkel, Coleen Prendergast
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
27:58, 26223, S
27:57, 26204, S
27:48, 26066, S
28:00, 26251, S
28:01, 26282, S
Published 1937
Broadcast:
07-Dec-2006
08-Dec-2006
Dumb Witness
John Moffatt, Simon Williams, Joanna David, Rosalind Knight,
Elizabeth Proud, Tracy Wiles, Ifan Meredith, Becky Hindley,
Sam Dale, Damian Lynch, Richard Beadsmoore
Music by Tom Small
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
producer/director Enyd Williams
43:57, 41211, S
44:19, 41561, S
Published 1938
Broadcast:
25-Aug-2001
R7:
15-Sep-2007
Appointment with Death John Moffat, Jill Balcon, Miriam Karlin, Connie Walker,
Sean Baker, Jonathan Keeble, John Woodnutt, Jennie Stoller,
Helen Ayres, Roger May, Jasmine Hyde, Kenny Blythe,
Claire Corbett
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
87:04, 81629, S
Published 1938
Broadcast:
24-Dec-1986
R7:
18-Dec-2004
Hercule Poirot’s Christmas
(A Holiday for Murder,
Murder for Christmas)
Peter Sallis, Edward de Souza, Manning Wilson, Cyril Luckham,
Richard Durdan, Rachel Gurney, Gordon Reid, Avril Clark,
George Parsons, Sheila Grant, Nicky Hanson, James Good,
Deborah Makepeace, Stuart Organ, David Goodland, Deryck Guyler
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
80:54, 75852, S
Published 1939 The Regatta Mystery    
Published 1940
Broadcast:
14-May-1992 to
11-Jun-1992
R7:
Sad Cypress John Moffat, Emma Fielding, David McAlister, Charles Simpson,
Pauline Letts, David King, Peter Penry-Jones, John Church,
Jonathan Adams, Gordon Reid, Ann Windsor, Eric Allen,
Alan Cullen, Susannah Corbett
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
28:55, 27112, S
28:46, 26972, S
28:22, 26596, S
29:20, 27506, S
29:02, 27234, S
Published 1940
R4:
30-Aug-2004
06-Sep-2004
13-Sep-2004
20-Sep-2004
27-Sep-2004
One, Two, Buckle My Shoe
(The Patriotic Murders)
John Moffat, Tom George, Matthew Devereaux, Joanna McCallum,
Philip Jackson, Caroline Wildi, Sophie Arnold, Stephen Tompkinson,
Philip Franks, Amanda Waring, Patrick Godfrey, Robert Portal,
Dominic Colchester, Trevor Rawlings, Amanda Walker,
Teresa Gallagher
Music composed by Tom Smail
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed by Enyd Williams
28:05, 26330, S
28:01, 26268, S
28:05, 26336, S
28:02, 26295, S
28:04, 26328, S
Published 1941
Broadcast:
06-Apr-1998 to
04-May-1998
R7:
10-Mar-2003 to
14-Mar-2003
Evil Under the Sun John Moffat, George Baker, Fiona Fullerton, Robin Ellis,
Lindsey Fawcett, Sabina Franklyn, Iain Glen, Susannah Corbett,
Joan Littlewood, Wendy Craig, John Rowe, John Hartley,
Ewen Thomas, Nicole Forbes, Gerard McDermott
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
27:51, 26114, S
27:06, 25414, S
27:58, 26226, S
27:58, 26230, S
27:57, 26216, S
Published 1943
Broadcast:
18-Jun-1994
R7:
26-Apr-2008
Five Little Pigs
(Murder in Retrospect)
John Moffat, Graham Crowden, Derek Waring, Carmel McSharry,
Charlotte Attenborough, Suzy Aitchison, Gemma Churchill,
John Hartley, Claire Heyho, John Woodnutt, David Kosov
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
88:34, 83041, S
Published 1946 Murder after Hours    
Published 1947 The Labors of Hercules    
Published 1948 Taken at the Flood
(There is a Tide)
John Moffat, Virginia McKenna, Susannah Corbett, Caroline
Whilby, Andrew Sachs, Elizabeth Proud, Ifan Meredith, Fretha
Goody, Tom George, Derek Waring, Becky Hindley, Don
McCorkindale, Robert Lang, James Taylor, Ioan Meredith,
Debbie Hunt
Dramatized  by Michael Bakewell
Directed by Enyd Williams
27:54, 26170, S
28:00, 26254, S
28:00, 26262, S
28:00, 26264, S
28:00, 26262, S
Published 1950 The Mousetrap and Other Stories    
Published 1951
25-Nov-2009
The Under Dog and Other Stories
  • The Plymouth Express
read by Tim Pigott-Smith
13:54, 13038, S
Published 1952
R4:
03-Mar-2006
R4X
Mrs. McGinty’s Dead John Moffatt, George Baker, Tom George, Molly Gaisford,
Ian Masters, Beth Chalmers, Connie Walker, Jillie Meers,
Geoffrey Beevers, Julia McKenzie, Teresa Gallagher,
Rosalind Knight, Jill Balcon, Nick Waring, Angela Sims,
Dominic Colchester, Gerard McDermott, Susannah Corbett,
Kim Wall
Dramatised by Michael Bakewell
Director Enyd Williams
28:15, 26492, S
28:15, 26492, S
28:03, 26302, S
28:13, 26454, S
28:15, 26492, S
Published 1953
Broadcast:
28-Aug-1999
R7:
13-Sep-2008
After the Funeral
(Funerals Are Fatal)
John Moffat, Frank Thornton, John Baddeley, Jennifer Pearcy,
Tessa Worsley, Jill Balcon, John Hartley, Fritha Goodey,
Trevor Rawlins, Tilly Gaunt, Tam Williams, Ian Masters
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
86:56, 81509, S
Published 1955 Hickory, Dickory, Death    
Published 1956
06-Aug-2007 to
27-Aug-2007
Dead Man’s Folly John Moffatt, Julia McKenzie, Michael Cochrane, Amanda Waring,
Rosalind Knight, Liza Sadovy, Nicola Holmes, Trevor Cuthbertson,
Simon Treves, Sam Dale, Joseph Kloska, Jenny Funnell,
Dominic Colchester, Jot Davies, John Dougall, Christine Kavanagh,
Directed by Enyd Williams
28:18, 26534, S
27:50, 26095, S
28:15, 26500, S
28:19, 26552, S
Published 1959 Cat among the Pigeons    
Published 1960
R4:
24-Dec-2004
R7:
25-Dec-2006
The Adventure of the
Christmas Pudding
John Moffatt, Murray Melvin, Donald Sinden, Sian Phillips,
Ifan Meredith, Annabelle Dowler, Robert Portal, Alice Hart,
Angela Sims, Elizabeth Proud
Dramatised by Michael Bakewell
Directed by Enyd Williams
43:56, 41198, S
Published 1961 Double Sin and other Stories    
Published 1963 The Clocks    
Published 1966 Third Girl    
Published 1969
Broadcast:
30-Oct-1993
R7:
02-Nov-2003
Hallowe’en Party John Moffat, Stephanie Cole, Alexandra Bastedo, Sian Jenkins,
June Barry, Gareth Armstrong, James Taylor, Aureal Smith,
Amanda Murray, Petra Davis, Paula Jacobs, Lana Lloyd,
Katherine Parr, Colin Pinney, Rachel Atkins, Sam Crane,
Sophia Nimith, Vivian Rochester, Nicholas Boulton, Peter Kenney
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
87:00, 81570, S
Published 1972
R4:
07-Jan-2006
R7
Elephants Can Remember
John Moffatt, Julia MacKenzie, Trevor Cuthbertson, Rachel
Bavidge, Ifan Meredith, Paula Jacobs, Jane Wenham, Barbara
Atkinson, Elizabeth Proud, Jill Balcon, Alexandra Bastedo,
Stephen Thorne, Patrick Garland
Dramatised by Michael Bakewell
Director Enyd Williams
87:12, 81764, S
Published 1974
BBC R4
Dec-1974
BBC R4X
01-Sep-2015
Poirot's Early Cases
  • The Adventure of the
    Clapham Cook

Read by Nigel Stock
Producer Barbara Crowther
24:04, 22522, S
Published 1975 Christmas    

Miss Jane Marple
Date Title Cast Parameters
Published 1930
Broadcast:
26-Dec-1993 to
30-Dec-1993
R7
Murder at the Vicarage June Whitfield, Francis Matthews, Imelda Staunton, Nigel
Davenport, Richard Todd, John Baddeley, Rachel Atkins,
Frances Geater, James Greene, Gilly Mears, Una Beason,
Margot Boyd, Joan Matheson, Alice Arnold, James Tallifer,
David Thorpe, Nicholas Bolton, Timothy Bateson, Ian Masters,
Lisa Howard, Vivian Rochester, Tina Gray, Louis Jones,
Malcolm Ward, Dominic Letts
Dramatised by Michael Bakewell
Produced by Enyd Williams
28:49, 27030, S
29:02, 27226, S
29:06, 27290, S
29:08, 27328, S
28:48, 27002, S
Published 1932 The Tuesday Club Murders    
Published 1939 Regatta Mystery    
Published 1942
Broadcast:
22-May-1999
R7
The Body in the Library June Whitfield, Richard Todd, Pauline Jameson, Jack Watling,
Graham Crowden, John Hartley, John Baddeley, Preanga Elan,
Harry Myers, Elizabeth Convoy, Giles Fagan, Tilly Gaunt, Ben
Crowe, Eleanor Hodson
Dramatised by Michael Bakewell
Produced by Enyd Williams
86:52, 81448, S
Published 1943
Broadcast:
05-May-2001
R7
A Moving Finger June Whitfield, Nicholas Boulton, Claire Corbett, Patricia Scott,
Annabelle Dowler, Hugh Dickon, Jennie Funnel, Elizabeth Bell,
Roger May, Katherine Parr, Sian Probet
Dramatised by Michael Bakewell
Produced by Enyd Williams
87:01, 81594, S
Published 1950 The Mousetrap and Other Stories    
Published 1950
Broadcast:
09-Aug-1999 to
06-Sep-1999
A Murder Is Announced June Whitfield, Ian Lavender, Graham Crowden, Sarah Lawson,
Judy Cornwell, Jack Hedley, Joanna McCallum, Molly Gainsford,
Iowyn Meredith, Elizabeth Bell, Alice Arnold, Jamie Glover,
Angela Sims, Sarah Rice, Jenny Funnel, Tessa Worseley
Dramatised by Michael Bakewell
Produced by Enyd Williams
27:48, 26078, S
27:36, 25876, S
27:54, 26164, S
27:54, 26160, S
27:50, 26099, S
Published 1952
Broadcast:
23-Jul-2001 to
20-Aug-2001
14-Mar-2005 to
18-Mar-2005
They Do It with Mirrors June Whitfield, Peter Howell, Keith Barron, Natasha Pine,
Rebecca Lacey, Nick Waring, Paula Jacobs, Ursula Howells,
Stephen Lucas, Rhys Meredith, Jill Balcon, Daniel Philpott
Dramatised by Michael Bakewell
Produced by Enyd Williams
27:59, 26236, S
27:58, 26234, S
27:59, 26252, S
27:59, 26246, S
27:59, 26242, S
Published 1953
Broadcast:
11-Feb-1995
R7:
09-Apr-2005
A Pocket Full of Rye June Whitfield, Nicky Henson, Christine Millward, Clara
Mackay, Joshua Taub, Derek Waring, Peter Yapp, Natasha
Pine, Ian Masters, Annebelle Mullin, Deborah Berlin, Becky
Hindley, Margaret Ward, Charlotte Mitchell, Gilly Bond
Dramatised by Michael Bakewell
Produced by Enyd Williams
88:52, 83320, S
Published 1957
Broadcast:
29-Mar-1997
R7:
16-Apr-2005
The 4:50 from Paddington
(What Mrs. McGillicuddy Saw)
June Whitfield, Ian Lavender, Susanna Harker, Joan Sims,
Sean Baker, Stephen Thorne, John Woodnutt, Janet
Moore, Christopher Scott, Keith Drinkle, Mark Bonner, Kim
Wall, Jonathan Kitchens, Rory Jennings, Anne Beech, Joanna
Munroe, Alice Arnold, Amanda Gordon, Louis Jones, Steve
Hodson, Chris Pavlo, Alex Lowe
Dramatised by Michael Bakewell
Produced by Enyd Williams
89:11, 83612, S
Published 1961 Double Sin and Other Stories    
Published 1962
Broadcast:
29-Aug-1998
R7:
23-Apr-2005
The Mirror Crack’d from Side to Side June Whitfield, Ian Lavender, Gayle Hunnicutt, James
Laurenson, Pauline Jameson, Suzy Aitchison, Jane
Whittenshaw, Gilly Bond, David Timson, Joanna Munroe, Nigel
Antony, Liz Golding, John Hartley, Sarah-Jane Home, Serverio
Diodato, David Antrobus
Dramatised by Michael Bakewell
Produced by Enyd Williams
86:36, 81200, S
Published 1964
Broadcast:
30-Oct-1997 to
27-Nov-1997
A Caribbean Mystery June Whitfield, Windsor Davies, George A. Cooper, John Rowe,
David King, Jenny Lee, David Thorpe, Alison Pettit, Yvonne
Edgehill, Carolyn Jones, Christopher Wright, Tracy Anne
Oberman, Brian Parr, Amanda Gordon, Andrew Wyncot, Antonia
Favou, David Brooks, David Bannerman, Ewen Thomas,
Chris Pavlo
Dramatised by Michael Bakewell
Produced by Enyd Williams
27:30, 25786, S
26:41, 25032, S
26:31, 25798, S
27:17, 25594, S
27:07, 25428, S
Published 1965
Broadcast:
25-Dec-1995 to
29-Dec-1995
At Bertram’s Hotel June Whitfield, Frederick Jaeger, Siân Phillips, Maurice Denham, 
Tracy Wiles, Gilly Mears, Patrick Allen, John Hartley,
Geoffrey Whitehead, Garrard Greene, David Timson, Gavin Muir,
Margaret Courtney, Geoffrey Baylden, Preston Lockwood,
Freddie Jones, Jane Whittenshaw, Sarah Plowright, David
Collins, Zulaima Dean, Alan Rowe, Ross Livingston, Louisa
Seddon, Tessa Worseley, Sandra James Young, Patience
Tomlinson, Andrew Branch
Dramatised by Michael Bakewell
Produced by Enyd Williams
29:31, 27676, S
29:29, 27658, S
29:11, 27360, S
29:23, 27554, S
29:22, 27544, S
Published 1971
Broadcast:
09-Nov-1998 to
07-Dec-1998
R7:
04-Apr-2005 to
08-Apr-2005
Nemesis June Whitfield, George A. Cooper, David Swift, Thelma Barlow,
Mary Wimbush, Louie Ramsay, Tricia Hitchcock, Delia Lindsay,
Jill Balcon, Desmond Llewelyn, Margot Boyd, Molly Gaysford,
Roger Moss, Charles Simpson, Yvonne Edgehill, Freida Dowey,
Kathleen Helm, Patricia Scott, Hilda Schroeder, Colin Pinney,
Jane Whittenshaw, Geoffrey Whitehead, Peter Gunn
Dramatised by Michael Bakewell
Produced by Enyd Williams
27:49, 26094, S
27:42, 25984, S
28:03, 26312, S
27:04, 25384, S
28:11, 26436, S
Published 1976
Broadcast:
08-Dec-2001
Sleeping Murder June Whitfield, Julian Glover, Beth Chalmers, Carl Prekopp,
Hilda Schroder, Caroline Pickles, Joan Littlewood, Derek Waring,
Ioan Meredith, Michael N. Harbour, Ewen Bailey
Dramatised by Michael Bakewell
Produced by Enyd Williams
86:47, 8372, S
Published 1942,
1979
Broadcast
16-Sep-2015
Tape-Measure Murder
June Whitfield, Rosie Cavaliero, Stephen Critchlow, Jessica
Turner, Alison Pettit, Sam Dale, Chris Pavlo
dramatisations by Joy Wilkinson
Directed by Gemma Jenkins
27:43, 25945, S
Published 1942,
1979
Broadcast
23-Sep-2015
The Case of the Perfect Maid
June Whitfield, Raymond Coulthard, Claudie Blakley, Tracy
Wiles, Stephen Critchlow, Jessica Turner, Alex Tregear
dramatisations by Joy Wilkinson
Directed by Gemma Jenkins

27:28, 25702, S
Published 1942,
1979
Broadcast
30-Sep-2015
Sanctuary
June Whitfield, Rosie Cavaliero, Stephen Critchlow, Alex
Tregear, Sally Orrock, Michael Shelford
dramatisations by Joy Wilkinson
Directed by Gemma Jenkins

27:32, 25788, S

Ariadne Oliver
Date Title Cast Parameters
Published 1936
Broadcast:
04-May-2002
Cards on the Table
John Moffat, Stephanie Cole, Donald Sinden, Ioan Meredith,
Christopher Godwin, David Timson, Mary Wimbush, Helen Longworth,
Nigel Anthony, Sarah Paul, Marlene Sidaway, Ewen Bailey
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
See under Poirot
Published 1961
R4:
03-Apr-1993
R7:
22-Sep-2007
The Pale Horse Stephanie Cole, Jeremy Clyde, Terence Alexander, Federe Holmes,
Mary Wimbush, Jill Graham, Hilda Schroder, Jonathan Adams,
Stephen Hodson, John Fleming, Gilly Mears, John Ebbets,
Geraldine Fitzgerald, Teresa Gallagher, Matthew Morgan, John Baddeley,
John Church, Melinda Walker, Diana Payan, Melanie Hudson,
Philip Anthony, Sandra James-Young, Kate Binci, Keith Drinkle,
David Thorpe
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
86:49, 81402, S
Published 1969
Broadcast:
30-Oct-1993
R7:
02-Nov-2003
Hallowe’en Party John Moffat, Stephanie Cole, Alexandra Bastedo, Sian Jenkins,
June Barry, Gareth Armstrong, James Taylor, Aureal Smith, Amanda
Murray, Petra Davis, Paula Jacobs, Lana Lloyd, Katherine Parr, Colin
Pinney, Rachel Atkins, Sam Crane, Sophia Nimith, Vivian Rochester,
Nicholas Bolton, Peter Kenney
Dramatised: Michael Bakewell
Directed: Enyd Williams
See under Poirot
Published 1972
R4:
07-Jan-2006
Elephants Can Remember John Moffatt, Julia MacKenzie, Trevor Cuthbertson, Rachel Bavidge,
Ifan Meredith, Paula Jacobs, Jane Wenham, Barbara Atkinson,
Elizabeth Proud, Jill Balcon, Alexandra Bastedo, Stephen Thorne,
Patrick Garland
Dramatised by Michael Bakewell
Director Enyd Williams
See under Poirot

Parker Pyne
Date Title Cast Parameters
Published 1934
in Parker Pyne Investigates
Broadcast:
21-Jan-2002
The Gate of Baghdad
Richard Griffiths, Patricia Routledge, Paul Freeman,
Saeed Jaffrey, Martin David, Toby Longworth, David
Bannerman, Rupert Degas, Alexis Zegerman
Dramatised: Mike Stott
Produced: Bruce Hyman
Directed: Dirk Maggs
27:29, 38937, S
Published 1934
in Parker Pyne Investigates
Broadcast:
17-Feb-2003
The 199 Pound Adventure
(The Case of the City Clerk)
Richard Griffiths (Pyne), Chris Langham, Rebecca Front,
Simon Treves, Rupert Degas
Dramatised: Mike Stott
Produced: Bruce Hyman
Directed: Dirk Maggs
27:45, 26061, S
Published
Broadcast R7:
05-May-2004
03-Nov-2004
Express to Stamboul Read by Fiona Clark
Produced by Catherine Beacon
31:28, 14755, m

Others (Mark Easterbrook, Tommy and Tuppence Beresford, Inspector Battle, Mr Quin)
Date Title Cast Parameters
Published 1961
08-Sep-2014
15-Sep-2014
22-Sep-2014
The Pale Horse
Jason Hughes, Georgia Groome, Eleanor Bron, Michael
Bertenshaw, Phoebe Pryce, Ron Cook, Nicholas Jones,
Jane Slavin, Clive Hayward, Elaine Claxton,
Georgie Fuller, Stephen Hogan
dramatised by Joy Wikinson
Directed by Mary Peate
27:47, 26011, S
27:46, 25991, S
28:00, 26209, S
Published 1933 in
The Hound of
Death
and Other Stories
Broadcast
11-Feb-2002
The Hound of Death
Julia McKenzie, Michael Kitchen, Simon Treves,
Marianne Borgo, Alexis Zegerman
Dramatised by Bill Morrison
Produced by Bruce Hyman
Directed by Dirk Maggs
27:17, 38891, S
Published 1948 in
Witness for the
Prosecution
and Other Stories
14-Jan-2002
Philomel Cottage Lizzie McAnernie, Tom Hollander, Adam Godley,
Struan Rodger
Dramatised by Mike Walker
Directed by Jeremy Mortimer
28:03, 26309, S
Published 1971 in
The Golden Ball and
Other Stories
Broadcast
04-Feb-2002
Magnolia Blossom Amelia Fox, Julian Rhine-Tott, Alex Jennings, Ewen Bailey
Dramatised by Mike Walker
directed by Ned Chaillet
27:48, 26071, S
Broadcast
24-Feb-2003
In A Glass Darkly Neil Dudgeon, Rebecca Eagan, Rhys Meredith, Bob
Sherman, Richard Firth
Dramatised by Mike Walker
directed by Ned Chaillet
28:08, 13194, S
Broadcast
10-Mar-2003
The Dressmaker's Doll Juliet Aubry, Beth Chalmers, Stephen Critchlow, Gemma
Saunders, Emma Williams, Connie Jurie
Dramatised by Mike Walker
directed by Ned Chaillet
28:19, 13281, S
Broadcast
17-Mar-2003
The Perfect Carer Carla Simpson, Richard Herr, Joanna Munro,
Richenda Carey
Dramatised by Mike Walker
directed by Ned Chaillet
27:48, 26071, S
Published 1944
R4:
13-Jan-2010 to
03-Feb-2010
Towards Zero Hugh Bonneville, Marcia Warre, Tom Mannion, Claire
Rushbrook, Julia Ford, Lizzy Watts, Joseph Kloska,
Stephen Hogan, David Hargreaves, Philip Fox, Annabelle
Dowler, Benjamin Askew, Joseph Kloska, Matt Addis
Adaptation by Joy Wilkinson
Directed by Mary Peate
28:12, 26450, S
27:46, 26033, S
27:39, 25929, S
28:07, 26363, S
Published 1948 Witness for the Prosecution Howell Bennett, Miriam Margoyles, Anthony Bate,
Stephen Moore, Simon Treves, Diana Fairfax, Sheila Allen
Dramatized by Bill Morrison
Directed by Dirk Maags
Produced by Bruce Hyman
27:30, 38962, S
Published
R7:
20-Dec-2004 to
24-Dec-2004
The Sittaford Mystery Geoffrey Whitehead, Barbara Atkinson, Norman Bird,
Susan Westerby, Victoria Carling, John Moffat, Michael
Graham Cox, Nigel Greaves, Vincent Brimble, Michael
Kilgarrith, Donald Gee, Stephen Garlic, Jo Kendall, David
Goodge, John Gabriel, Stephen Tomkinson, Alice Arnold,
Anna Cropper, Susan Sheridan, Melinda Walker, Jane
Slavin, Margaret Courtney, David King, Charles Simpson,
Jack May
Dramatized amd Directed by Michael Bakewell
29:27, 27613, S
29:30, 27671, S
29:24, 27578, S
29:08, 27327, S
29:37, 27773, S
Written for radio
31-May-1954
repeated
24-May-1955
11-Jan-1961
01-Jan-1963
Personal Call
Ivan Brandt, Barbara Lott, Beatrice Bevan, Vivienne
Chatterton, Michael Turner, Eva Stuart, James Thomason,
George Hagan, William Eedle, Charles Simon, Penelope Lee
Produced by David H. Godfrey
27:36, 25833, S
Published 1949
R4:
08-Feb-2008 to
29-Feb-2008
Crooked House Rory Kinnear, Anna Maxwell Martin, Phil Davis,
Grianne Dromgoole, Judy Parfitt, Ben Crowe,
Anna Chancellor, Simon Treves, Rachel Sanders,
Margaret Cabourn-Smith, Colin Hoult, Peter Marinker
Joy Wilkinson's adaptation
Directed by Sam Hoyle
27:26, 25720, S
27:25, 25705, S
27:21, 25650, S
27:41, 25962, S
Published 1967
R4:
30-Aug-2008
Endless Night Jonathan Forbes, Lizzie Watts, Sara Stewart, Joan
Walker, Victoria Lennox, Chris Pavlo, John Rowe , Joseph
Tremain, Dan Starkey, Thomas Brown-Lowe
Adapted for radio by Joy Wilkinson
Music by Nicolai Abrahamsen
director/producer Sam Hoyle
57:12, 53630, S
15-Sep-2009 to
17-Sep-2009

14-Sep-2010 to
16-Sep-2010

06-Sep-2011 to
08-Sep-2011
Agatha Christie's Mysterious Mr Quin
  1. The Coming of Mr Quin
  2. The Soul of the Croupier
  3. At the Bells and Motley
  4. The World's End
  5. The Face of Helen
  6. The Sign in the Sky
  7. The Dead Harlequin
  8. The Man from the Sea
  9. Harlequin's Lane
read by Martin Jarvis
Adapted by Archie Scottney
Producer: Rosalind Ayres
14:05, 13208, S
14:05, 13209, S
14:05, 13208, S

14:04, 13189, S
14:04, 13204, S
14:03, 13180, S

13:59, 13100, S
13:59, 13096, S
13:59, 13090, S
13-Nov-2010 And Then There Were None Lyndsey Marshal, Harry Child, Alex Wyndham, Joanna
Monro, Sean Baker, Geoffrey Whitehead, Lloyd Thomas,
Sam Dale, Adeel Akhtar, John Rowe, Wayne Foskett, Sally
Orrock, Henry Devas, Jude Akuwudike
adapted by Joy Wilkinson
Directed by Mary Peate
87:02, 81595, S
30-Jan-2012 to Sparkling Cyanide
  1. Rosemary
  2. All Souls' Day
  3. Iris
Naomi Frederick, Jasmine Hyde, Peter Wight, Colin Tierney,
Amanda Drew, James Lailey, Tracy Wiles, Simon Bubb,
Adjoa Andoh, Sean Baker, Gerard McDermott, Alex Rivers
adapted by Joy Wilkinson
directed by Mary Peate
27:58, 26170, S
28:00, 26198, S
27:49, 26034, S
 
20-Feb-2013
27-Feb-2013
06-Mar-2013
Murder Is Easy Patrick Baladi, Lydia Leonard, Michael Cochrane,
Marcia Warren, Marlene Sidaway, Patrick Brennan,
Thomas Wheatley, Lizzy Watts, Paul Stonehouse,
Ben Crowe, Will Howard, Robert Blythe
Dramatised by Joy Wilkinson
Directed by Mary Peate
27:56, 26139, S
27:42, 25921, S
27:48, 26011, S
BBC WS
30-May-1981
The Unexpected Guest Jillie Meers, Alexander Johns, Diana Bishop, Elizabeth
Lindsay, Margot Boyd, Anthony Hyde, Sion Probert,
Michael Spice, Sean Arnold
adapted and directed by Gordon House
58:13, 30944, S
hiss
R4
 
The Last Seance Adrian Dunbar, Derva Kirwin, Andrew Sachs, Rebecca Sair,
Rupert Degas, Kate Haymer, Paul Kenmouth,
Montana Thompson,
adapted by Paul Kemper
produced by Bruce Hyman
directed by Dirk Maags
27:44, 26015, S
R4?
2002-2003?
Swan Song Maria Friedman, Emily Wu, Sylvester Morant, Ray Lauren,
dramatised by Mike Walker
directed by Ned Chaillet
28:01, 39696, S
R4
The Gypsy Hilton McRae, Vivienne Heilbron, Micheal Fenton Stevens,
Jennie Stoller, Elinor Tremain
adapted by Doug Lucie
produced by Bruce Hyman
directed by Dirk Maags
27:31, 39017, S
BBC WS
1984
BBC R4X
2013
The Lamp Judy Cornwell, Timothy Bateson, Marco Ferraro, William
Eadle, Arnold Diamond, Simon Meacock
directed by Derek Hodenaught
26:34, 24960, S
BBC R4
17-Mar-2014
24-Mar-2014
31-Mar-2014
Ordeal by Innocence
Mark Umbers, Jacqueline Defferary, Wanda Opalinska,
Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Arthur Hughes, Sean Murray,
Joel MacCormack, Carys Eleri, John Norton, Priyanga
Burford, David Seddon, Michael Bertenshaw, Harry
Jardine, Georgie Fuller
dramatised by Joy Wilkinson
directed by Mary Peate
28:00, 26198, S
27:42, 25921, S
27:44, 25957, S
BBC R4X
2015-09-01
Something Is Missing (from Behind the
Screen by the Detection Club
)



Documentaries and Other Materials
Date
Title
Cast
Parameters
BBC Light
Progammme
Aug-1955
BBC R4X
01-Sep-2015
Close Up: Agatha Christie Narrator: John Webster
Written by Gale Pedrick
Producer: Thurstan Holland
29:28, 27581, s
25-May-1999
#7
From the Series Radio Detectives,
“The Little Gray Cells of Hercule Poirot”
Written and Presented by Professor Geoffrey Richards
Guests: Charles Osborne, [Francis L. Sullivan], Enyd Williams,
John Moffat
Research by Jane Gibson
Produced by Helen Williams
28:16, 26512, S
01-Jun-1999
#8
From the Series Radio Detectives,
“The Wisdom of Miss Marple”
Written and Presented by Professor Geoffrey Richards
Guests: Mary Caduggan, Enyd Williams, June Whitfield,
Michael Bakewell
Readings by Tracy-Ann Oberman and Owen Oakshot
Produced by Helen Williams
28:07, 26365, S