J Meade Falkner - Moonfleet
When he goes in search of Blackbeard's diamond, young John Trenchard is drawn into a dangerous world. Stars Richard Pearce.
When he goes in search of Blackbeard's diamond, young John Trenchard is drawn into a dangerous world of the smugglers.
But the treasure brings a curse and soon John is fleeing for his life.
J Meade Faulkner's classic tale dramatised by Nick Warburton.
Starring Robert Glenister as the Narrator (Old John), Richard Pearce as Young John Trenchard, Ron Cook as Ratsey, James Laurenson as Elzevir Block, Frances Jeater as Aunt Jane, Sean Baker as Aldobrand, Ian Masters as Glennie, Tilly Gaunt as Grace, Stephen Critchlow as Turnkey and Stephen Boxer as Maskew.
Director: Sally Avens
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1998.