Crompton, Richmal (1890 - 1969)

Last Edited: 18-Sep-2014 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.

Just William
Date
Title
Cast
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Just William Stories Kenneth Williams 289:08, 135541, S

Alphabetical by story title.
Date
Title
Cast
Parameters
06-Sep-1989
All the News
no credits
14:32, 6814, S
Broadcast R7
12-Apr-2004
26-Jul-2004
April Fool’s Day
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Jarvis and Ayres
13:34, 6361, m
07-Sep-1989
BBC R7/4X
19-Jan-2011
30-Dec-2012
Aunt Arabelle In Charge
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by
Pete Atkin
14:55, 13993, S
BBC R4
30-Dec-2012

Just William Live!
Aunt Arabelle In Charge
read by Martin Jarvis
directed by Rosalind Ayres
28:00, 26265, S
25-May-2003 William's Crowded Hours
Aunt Florence and the Green Woodpecker
no credits
[
read by Martin Jarvis
Director: Pete Atkin]
13:43, 5600, S
ex-CD The Best Laid Plans Martin Jarvis 14:00, 13138, M
ex-CD A Birthday Treat Martin Jarvis 13:24, 12575, M
Broadcast R7
14-Apr-2004
28-Jul-2004
The Bishop’s Handkerchief
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Jarvis and Ayres
13:57, 6542, m
ex-CD A Bit Of Blackmail Martin Jarvis 13:17, 12463, M
Broadcast R7
13-Apr-2004
27-Jul-2004
That Boy
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Jarvis and Ayres
13:49, 6481, m
ex-CD Boys will be Boys Martin Jarvis 15:03, 14117, M
ex-CD The Cat and the Mouse Martin Jarvis 14:31, 17027, S
Broadcast R7:
25-Dec-2005
The Christmas Truce
Read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Elizabeth Allard
14:40, 13764, S
Broadcast R7
16-Apr-2004
30-Jul-2004
The Cure
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Jarvis and Ayres
13:45, 6454, m
ex-CD Entertainment Provided Martin Jarvis 15:10, 14225, M
08-Jul-2003 Just William At Large
The Fete and Fortune
read by Martin Jarvis
Director: Pete Atkin
14:05, 6604, S
ex-CD A Few Dogs and William Martin Jarvis 15:46, 14789, S
ex-CD Finding a School for William Martin Jarvis 14:20, 13447, S
Broadcast R7
29-Dec-2004
Just William Doin' Good
Fireworks Strictly Prohibited
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Pete Atkin
13:39, 6407, m
29-Jul-2010 The Ghost
read by Martin Jarvis
Director: Pete Atkin
Producer: Rosalind Ayres
14:08, 13266, S
ex-CD The Great Actor Martin Jarvis 15:01, 14089, S
ex-CD The Great Detective Martin Jarvis 15:03, 14121, M
Broadcast R7
15-Apr-2004
29-Jul-2004
The Haunted House
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Jarvis and Ayres
14:08, 6631, m
27-Jul-2010 The Knight At Arms
read by Martin Jarvis
Director: Pete Atkin
Producer: Rosalind Ayres
14:01, 13149, S
26-Oct-2011 Rightin' Wrongs
The Knights of the Square Table
read and adapted by Martin Jarvis
Producer: Rosalind Ayres
Director: Pete Atkin
13:49, 12941, S
24-Dec-2003 Just William Live
The Leopard Hunter
read by Martin Jarvis
Director: Pete Atkin
27:23, 12840, S
ex-CD The Midnight Adventure Of Miss Montague Martin Jarvis 15:07, 14178, M 
ex-CD Mrs Bott's Hat Martin Jarvis 13:46, 12918, S
ex-CD The New Game Martin Jarvis 14:35, 17103, S
ex-CD The New Neighbour Martin Jarvis 14:01, 13146, M
ex-CD A Night of Mysteries Martin Jarvis 14:00, 16422, S
30-Mar-2014
The New Neighbour
Martin Jarvis
Producer: Rosalind Ayres
27:54, 26117, S
ex-CD Not Much Martin Jarvis 13:14, 12409, S
ex-CD Only Just In Time Martin Jarvis 15:51, 14866, M
12-Apr-2007
13-Apr-2008
The Outlaws and Aunt Jo
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Pete Atkin
13:21, 12524, S
ex-CD The Outlaws and Cousin Percy Martin Jarvis 16:10, 15165, M
Broadcast R7
22-Jul-2004
The Outlaws and the Hidden Treasure
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Elizabeth Allard
15:18, 7178, m
ex-CD The Outlaws and the Missionary Martin Jarvis 14:16, 13381, S
ex-CD The Outlaws and the Penknife Martin Jarvis 12:58, 12163, S
23-Mar-2014
The Outlaws And The Triplets
Martin Jarvis
Producer: Rosalind Ayres
27:18, 25545, S
18-May-2003 William's Crowded Hours
The Outlaws And The Tramp
read by Martin Jarvis
Director: Pete Atkin
13:50, 6488, S
ex-CD The Outlaws And The Triplets Martin Jarvis 13:09, 12335, M
ex-CD The Outlaws go a-mumming Martin Jarvis 13:31, 12682, M
ex-CD Parrots for Ethel Martin Jarvis 15:01, 14086, S
25-Oct-2011 Rightin' Wrongs
The Pennymans Hand on the Torch
read and adapted by Martin Jarvis
Producer: Rosalind Ayres
Director: Pete Atkin
13:50, 12953, S
ex-CD The Plan That Failed Martin Jarvis 13:59, 13116, S
ex-CD A Present from William Martin Jarvis 13:15, 15538, S
ex-CD A Question of Exchange Martin Jarvis 15:36, 14631, S
28-Jul-2010 The Revenge
read by Martin Jarvis
Director: Pete Atkin
Producer: Rosalind Ayres
14:10, 13295, S
ex-CD Revenge is Sweet Martin Jarvis 14:27, 13558, S
Broadcast R7:
25-Mar-2005
The Sweet Little Girl in White
Read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Pete Atkin
27:44, 26012, S
Broadcast R7
20-Jul-2004
Violet Elizabeth Runs Away
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Elizabeth Allard
15:21, 7201, m
09-Apr-2007
23-Mar-2008
Violet Elizabeth Takes Control
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Pete Atkin
13:38, 12791, S
13-Apr-2007
20-Apr-2008
Violet Elizabeth’s Special Party
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Pete Atkin
13:39, 12807, S
ex-CD Waste Paper Wanted Martin Jarvis 13:53, 16288, S
30-Jul-2003 Just William At Large
The Weak Spot
read by Martin Jarvis
Director: Pete Atkin
14:11, 6650, S
ex-CD William and Dear Little Peter Martin Jarvis 14:01, 13144, M
ex-CD William and Photography Martin Jarvis 13:27, 12625, M
ex-CD William and St Valentine Martin Jarvis 13:44, 12881, S
15-Jun-2003 William's Crowded Hours
William And The Badminton Racket
read by Martin Jarvis
Director: Pete Atkin
13:45, 6450, S
01-Jun-2003 William's Crowded Hours
William and the Begging Letter
read by Martin Jarvis
Director: Pete Atkin
Producer: Rosalind Ayres
13:55, 6532, S
ex-CD William and the Black Cat Martin Jarvis 13:40, 12829, S
ex-CD William and The Bomb Martin Jarvis 15:58, 14984, M
ex-CD William and The Brains Trust Martin Jarvis 14:38, 13727, M
Broadcast R7
27-Dec-2004
Just William Doin' Good
William and the Chinese God
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Pete Atkin
13:40, 6413, m
ex-CD William and the Ebony Hairbrush Martin Jarvis 13:20, 12504, S
Broadcast R7
23-Jul-2004
William and the Fairy Daffodil
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Elizabeth Allard
15:37, 7326, m
ex-CD William and the Little Girl Martin Jarvis 16:12, 15197, M
23-Dec-2003 Just William Live
William And The Lost Tourist
no credits
[read by Martin Jarvis
directed by Rosalind Ayres]
27:14, 12772, S
ex-CD William and the Love Test Martin Jarvis 13:58, 16374, S
Broadcast R7
28-Dec-2004
Just William Doin' Good
William and the League of Perfect Love
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Pete Atkin
13:45, 6447, m
ex-CD William and the Monster Martin Jarvis 14:39, 17186, S
ex-CD William and The Musician Martin Jarvis 16:32, 15516, M
ex-CD Willam and the Old Man In the Fog Martin Jarvis 15:02, 14105, S
Broadcast R7:
25-Mar-2005
William and the Princess Goldilocks
Read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Pete Atkin
26:55, 25246, S
ex-CD William and The Prize Cat Martin Jarvis 14:20, 13446, M
ex-CD William and the Prize Pig Martin Jarvis 14:06, 16537, S
Broadcast R7
21-Jul-2004
William and the Real Laurence
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Elizabeth Allard
15:03, 7058, m
ex-CD William and the Russian Prince Martin Jarvis 15:11, 14235, S
05-Sep-1989
BBC R7
03-Dec-2010
William and the School Report
read by Martin Jarvis
produced by Pete Atkin
14:45, 13838, S
ex-CD William and the Snowman Martin Jarvis 14:03, 13187, S
ex-CD William and the Spy Martin Jarvis 13:42, 12856, S
08-Jun-2003 William's Crowded Hours
William And The Temporary History Master
Read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Pete Atkin
13:47, 6464, S
ex-CD William and the Twins Martin Jarvis 14:31, 13611, M
31-Jul-2003 Just William At Large
William and the Waxwork Prince
read by Martin Jarvis
Director: Pete Atkin
14:04, 6596, S
29-Jul-2003 Just William At Large
William and the White Cat
read by Martin Jarvis
Director: Pete Atkin
14:16, 6690, S
ex-CD William and the White Elephants Martin Jarvis 14:54, 13983, S
ex-CD William and the Young Man Martin Jarvis 14:15, 13373, S
ex-CD William and Uncle George Martin Jarvis 12:57, 12156, S
ex-CD William Clears the Slums Martin Jarvis 15:02, 14105, S
Broadcast R7
19-Jul-2004
William Goes Shopping
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Elizabeth Allard
14:01, 6577, m
27-OCt-2011 Rightin' Wrongs
William Helps the Cause
read and adapted by Martin Jarvis
Producer: Rosalind Ayres
Director: Pete Atkin
13:31, 12662, S
Broadcast R7
17-Dec-2004
William Holds the Stage
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Pete Atkin
14:33, 6825, m
BBC R4
23-Dec-2012
William Holds the Stage
read by Martin Jarvis
directed by Rosalind Ayres
28:17, 26516, S
Broadcast R7
31-Dec-2004
Just William Doin' Good
William Joins the Waits
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Pete Atkin
13:36, 6382, m
ex-CD William Leads A Better Life Martin Jarvis 14:10, 13284, M
ex-CD William Makes A Night Of It Martin Jarvis 13:19, 12485, M
ex-CD William Plays Santa Claus Martin Jarvis 14:20, 13445, S
ex-CD William Starts the Holidays Martin Jarvis 14:00, 13137, S
10-Apr-2007
30-Mar-2008
William the Dear Little Boysie
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Pete Atkin
13:10, 12360, S
ex-CD William the Film Star Martin Jarvis 14:41, 13767, M
ex-CD William the Globe Trotter Martin Jarvis 13:50, 16223, S
ex-CD William the Good Martin Jarvis 14:34, 13667, S
ex-CD William the Persian Martin Jarvis 13:49, 16199, S
ex-CD William The Philanthropist Martin Jarvis 14:18, 13408, S
Broadcast R7
30-Dec-2004
Just William Doin' Good
William the Psychiatrist
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Pete Atkin
13:37, 6389, m
ex-CD William the Rat Lover Martin Jarvis 14:12, 16653, S
ex-CD William the Reformer Martin Jarvis 13:27, 12616, S
ex-CD William the Salvage Collector Martin Jarvis 16:01, 15020, M
ex-CD William the Showman Martin Jarvis 13:33, 15896, S
ex-CD William to the Rescue Martin Jarvis 14:10, 13283, M
ex-CD William Turns Over a New Leaf Martin Jarvis 14:02, 13172, M
ex-CD William's Birthday  Martin Jarvis 15:02, 14103, S
11-Apr-2007
06-Apr-2008
William’s Brilliant Plan
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Pete Atkin
13:37, 12779, S
ex-CD William's Busy Day  Martin Jarvis 13:20, 12504, S
R7:
14-Dec-2008
William's Christmas Presents
Read by Adrian Edmondson
Produced by Caroline Raphael
13:29, 12642, S
ex-CD William's Day Off  Martin Jarvis 15:18, 14348, M
01-Aug-2003 Just William At Large
William's Double Life
read by Martin Jarvis
Director: Pete Atkin
14:09, 6641, S
09-Sep-1989
R7
19-Jan-2011
Just William
William's Good-Bye Present
Abridged and read by Martin Jarvis
Produced by Pete Atkin
14:40, 13752, S
ex-CD William's New Year's Day Martin Jarvis 14:24, 13509, S
ex-CD William's Truthful Christmas Martin Jarvis 14:54, 13977, S
ex-CD William's Wonderful Plan Martin Jarvis 13:36, 12763, S

Documentaries and Collateral Material
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