The Body in the Library
The spinster sleuth sets out to discover who murdered a mystery blonde. Agatha Christie whodunnit starring June Whitfield.
Dolly Bantry, mistress of Gossington Hall, is enjoying a pleasant doze when suddenly her dreams take a strange turn.
The housemaid Mary is telling her there's a body in the library. As she wakes up, it turns out to be true. But who is the strange young blonde woman sprawled on the library floor? Enter St Mary Mead's famous resident sleuth, Miss Jane Marple.
Agatha Christie's whodunit stars June Whitfield as Miss Marple, Richard Todd as Colonel Melchett, Pauline Jameson as Dolly Bantry, Jack Watling as Colonel Bantry, Graham Crowden as Sir Henry Clithering and Ben Crowe as George Bartlett.
Dramatist: Michael Bakewell
Director: Enyd Williams
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1999.