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An Over-Hurried Departure

Eccentric gentleman Phileas Fogg's new valet Passepartout is hoping for a quiet life. Stars Leslie Phillips and Jim Broadbent.

In which a bet is made, the Bank of England is robbed and the gas is left on. Eccentric gentleman, Phileas Fogg's new valet Passepartout had been hoping for a quiet life...

Starring Leslie Phillips as Phileas Fogg, Yves Aubert as Passepartout, Jim Broadbent as Sergeant Fix and Ronald Fraser as Lord Albermarle.

Jules Verne's classic story dramatised in four parts by Terry James.

Music: Wilfredo Acosta.

Director Janet Whitaker

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1991.

30 minutes

Last on

Tue 20 Jun 2017 01:00

Broadcasts

  • Mon 25 Feb 2008 11:00
  • Tue 26 Feb 2008 05:00
  • Sat 23 Aug 2008 08:30
  • Sat 23 Aug 2008 19:30
  • Sat 6 Feb 2010 09:00
  • Sat 6 Feb 2010 19:00
  • Sun 7 Feb 2010 05:00
  • Mon 12 Jul 2010 05:00
  • Mon 13 Dec 2010 05:00
  • Sun 5 Aug 2012 09:00
  • Sun 5 Aug 2012 16:30
  • Mon 6 Aug 2012 05:00
  • Sun 22 Sep 2013 09:30
  • Sun 22 Sep 2013 17:30
  • Mon 23 Sep 2013 05:30
  • Mon 19 Jun 2017 06:00
  • Mon 19 Jun 2017 13:00
  • Mon 19 Jun 2017 20:00
  • Tue 20 Jun 2017 01:00