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Episode 2

What began as an international terrorist bombing outrage quickly resolves into a domestic tragedy. Stars Robert Glenister.

After a terrorist bomb explodes in London killing the bomber, all levels of the establishment, and every anarchist circle feels threatened.

But what began as an international outrage quickly resolves into a domestic tragedy.

Conclusion of Joseph Conrad's prescient black comedy, written in 1907 takes a wry look at the shabby truth behind the news.

Dramatised in two parts by David Napthine.

CHIEF INSPECTOR HEAT..........................RON COOK
ASSISTANT COMMISSIONER.......ROBERT GLENISTER
ADOLF VERLOC.................................DAVID CALDER
WINNIE VERLOC......................WENDY NOTTINGHAM
TOM OSSIPON...................................PAUL BAZELEY
THE PROFESSOR................................ROBIN SOANS
VLADIMIR..............................................HUGH ROSS
SIR ETHELRED.........................GEOFFREY BEEVERS
GREAT LADY.......................................JILLIE MEERS
TOODLES...................................... JOSEPH KLOSKA
STEVIE...................................PAUL RICHARD BIGGIN
PORTER..........................................SAIKAT AHAMED

Director: Jessica Dromgoole

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2006.

1 hour

Last on

Wed 12 Sep 2018 03:00

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