Priestley, J B

Last Edited: 10-Nov-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.


Date Title Cast Parameters
Broadcast:
20-Jan-2004
21-Jan-2004
22-Jan-2004
Lost Empires
  1. Overtures and Beginnings
  2. First Night
  3. Final Curtain
Tom Baker, Brian Pringle, Richard Holywell,
Stephen Frost, Brigit Forsythe, Russell Dixon,
Debbie McCanthy, Katherine Hunt, John Lloyd
Fillingham, Mike Edmonds, Freddie Davis
Music by Chris Monks
Dramatized by Bert Coules
Directed by Jake Rowland
55:28, 52009, S
56:06, 52604, S
57:09, 53588, S
Broadcast R7:
24-Aug-2004 to
26-Aug-2004
13-Dec-2004 to
15-Dec-2004
The Good Companions


Helen Longworth, Phillip Jackson, Jemma Churchill,
Nicholas Boulton, Mia Sitiriou, Karl Prekopp,
Gerard McDermott, Paula Jacobs, Ian Masters,
Ben Crowe
Dramatized by Eric Pringle
Directed by Claire Grove
57:08, 53576, S
57:12, 53634, S
57:13, 53645, S
1946
Broadcast R7:
25-Sep-2004
An Inspector Calls


Bob Peck, John Woodvine, Maggie Steed,
Sarah Jane Home, David Antrobus, Joe Stone
Fewings, Alison Pettit
Dramatized by John Foley
Directed by Rosalind Ward
87:09, 81714, S
R4:
29-May-2010
An Inspector Calls
Toby Jones, David Calder, Frances Barber,
Morvern Christie, Sam Alexander, Geoffrey
Streatfeild, Vineeta Rishi
Directed by Jeremy Mortimer
87:14, 81783, S
1946
Broadcast R7:
02-Oct-2004
14-May-2005
When We Are Married


Alan Armstrong, Gwen Taylor, Alan Bennett,
Brenda Blethyn, Michael Jayston, Nicola Paget,
Elizabeth Spriggs, Peter Woodthrope, Polly James,
Catherine Bradshaw, Timothy Watson, Deborah
Berlin, Paul Panting, James Taylor
Directed by Matthew Walters
87:36, 82136, S
1940 –
R4:
21-Nov-2004
28-Nov-2004
05-Dec-2004
12-Dec-2004
19-Dec-2004
Postscripts
  1. Dunkirk, On Watch, Cinema
  2. Duck Family, A Dig in the Ribs,
    Margate
  3. A Family Party, Remembering the
    Start of the Great War
  4. The First Day of the Second World
    War, Women and the War
  5. A Trip to Bradford, The Last Postscript
Read by Patrick Stewart
Abridged by Julian Wilkinson
Produced by Emma Harding
14:45, 6916, m
14:36, 6847, m
14:34, 6829, m
14:39, 6869, m
14:03, 6593, m
08-Aug-2005 to
12-Aug-2005
The Thirty First of June


Read by Nicky Henson
Abridged and produced by Chris Wallace
13:30, 6333, m
13:48, 6470, m
13:20, 6256, m
13:43, 6434, m
13:47, 6463, m
30-May-2010
06-Jun-2010
Bright Day Jack Shepherd, Liza Sadovy, Dean Smith,
Sarah Smart, Sarah Churm, Lowri Evans,
Conrad Nelson, Fred Ridgeway, Janice Mckenzie,
David Fleeshman, Fine Time Fontayne, Seamus
O'Neill, Steve Marsh, Megan Winnard, Olwen
May, Jake Norton
Dramatised by Diana Griffiths
Producer/Director - Pauline Harris
56:41, 53152, S
57:07, 53557, S
31-May-2010 to
11-Jun-2010
Blackout in Gretley
read by Anton Lesser
Abridged and produced by Jane Marshall
13:50, 12984, S
13:54, 13033, S
13:47, 12931, S
13:40, 12982, S
13:50, 12971, S
13:54, 13033, S
13:50, 12970, S
13:53, 13020, S
13:50, 12976, S
13:54, 13039, S
05-May-2013
12-May-2013
Angel Pavement
Marcus Brigstocke, Henry Goodman, Jeff Rawle,
Fenella Norman, Joseph Kloska, Shaun Prendergast,
Victoria Brazier, Carl Prekopp, Stephen Critchlow,
Millie Binks, Colleen Prendergast, Jane Purcell, Faye
Castelow, Angela Curran, Oswald Scott, Lucia Cox
Dramatised by Martin Jameson
Directed by Chris Wallis
56:38, 53016, S
56:45, 53116, S
14-Sep-2014
Time and the Conways
Harriet Walter, Anna Madeley, Rupert Evans, Amaka
Okafor, Eleanor Howell, Harry Hadden-Paton,
Heather Craney, Clare Corbett, Tony Bell, Clive
Hayward, Michael Bertenshaw
Pianist Colin Guthrie
Director David Hunter
114:01, 106668, S
1974
BBC R4X
09-Nov-2014
Eden End
Leslie Sands, Joan Plowright, Michael Jayston,
Geoffrey Palmer, Paul Gregory, Gabrielle Day,
Louis Ramsey
Producer Roger Pine
102:55, 96275, S

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