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Thackeray

Synopsis
Detective drama written by Olwen Wymark and Barbara Clegg. Landscape gardener-cum-detective Jim Thackeray needs to combine his skills when a murder takes place in the Shakespeare-themed garden he has designed. The victim is the ex-wife of a Turkish multi-millionaire and the crime is committed during a ‘Shakespeare’ party Thackeray is holding.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Recording date
11 Nov 1995
Transmission details
14 Dec 1995 at 14:02 (Channel: BBC Radio 4)
Duration
58 mins

Credits

Director
Glyn Dearman
Writer
Barbara Clegg; Olwen Wymark
Cast
David MarchMustafa
Giselle Wolf 
Irene SutcliffeMiss Birch
Jane Wittenshaw 
John MoffattGeorge Field
John Rye 
Mary WimbushAlma
Michael CochraneJim Thackeray
Michael Tudor-Barnes 
Nigel AnthonyOsman Rifat
Richard PearceAydin
Rosemary LeachShirley Field
Sean Barrett 
Simon Eastwood 
Todd Boyce 

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Mystery

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

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