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  Topic: My Earliest Radio Drama Memories
Bengt Mettyl

Replies: 4
Views: 13315

PostForum: Broadcasts from Previous Years   Posted: Thu Oct 31, 2013 7:21 pm   Subject: Eagle of the Ninth
I remember this too. An acclimatised ex-legionnaire was heard humming the melody (we know as the tune to 'When Johnny Comes Marching Home') that was recognised in the story as being a legionary tune. ...
  Topic: Unidentified BBC radio dramas . . .
Bengt Mettyl

Replies: 4
Views: 11246

PostForum: Broadcasts from Previous Years   Posted: Thu Oct 31, 2013 7:12 pm   Subject: Unidentified BBC radio dramas . . .
The short answer is no. Sitting crouched over a blazing fire clasping a mug of steaming cocoa enthralled as Hobbs and Shelley unravel some mystifying occurrence on the radio is not something one comes ...
  Topic: SNT Synopsis gathering
Bengt Mettyl

Replies: 3
Views: 11851

PostForum: Other Saturday Night Theatre Topics   Posted: Thu Oct 31, 2013 7:02 pm   Subject: Synopses
Did you render the link inactive Paul? Is the list available elsewhere?
  Topic: Unidentified BBC radio dramas . . .
Bengt Mettyl

Replies: 4
Views: 11246

PostForum: Broadcasts from Previous Years   Posted: Mon Apr 30, 2012 2:37 pm   Subject: Unidentified BBC radio dramas . . .
Thank you m'sieur. I realise we are reaching back into the mists of time and the little that is remembered (by me at least) is a little sketchy.
  Topic: Unidentified BBC radio dramas . . .
Bengt Mettyl

Replies: 4
Views: 11246

PostForum: Broadcasts from Previous Years   Posted: Fri Apr 20, 2012 11:36 pm   Subject: Unidentified BBC radio dramas . . .
Here are a few snippets and scenarios - anyone remember these, or have more - or where absent, the actual titles and playwrights?
1) The lines 'There'll be a face at every window and they'll all be h ...
  Topic: "The Hollow Man"
Bengt Mettyl

Replies: 4
Views: 18752

PostForum: My First Saturday Night Theatre   Posted: Wed Apr 18, 2012 12:51 am   Subject: Earliest remembered BBC drama presentation
This is not the earliest, but the earliest I can recall off the cuff.
Like Roger's it is an adaptation of a John Dickson Carr story, in this case 'Fire Burn'.
Clever and memorable.
  Topic: Barely remembered BBC drama mystery
Bengt Mettyl

Replies: 0
Views: 7192

PostForum: Broadcasts from Previous Years   Posted: Wed Apr 18, 2012 12:42 am   Subject: Barely remembered BBC drama mystery
Anyone recognise this play: Couple of lovers about to go to guillotine (French revolution?). Told they will meet again when the bells of .... ring again (analogy for never) - the bells were buried for ...
 
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