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Mr Lushington

Pierce Egan's news of slums, a king's interiors and a dog-and-monkey fight. Stars Geoffrey McGivern. From May 2006.

If Pierce can't meet his deadline, how will the audience hear about a visit to the slums, George IV's interior decorating, and a dog fighting a monkey?

Pierce Egan’s 19th-century comic novel adapted in six parts by Dan Tetsell.

Pierce Egan .... Geoffrey McGivern
Hustle .... Alex Macqueen
Corinthian Tom .... Greg Wise
Pickpocket .... Neil Edmond
Jerry Hawthorn .... Mark Gatiss
Jarvey .... Ben Graves
Bob Logic .... James Bachman
Fishwife .... Laura Shavin
Mrs Egan .... Alys Torrence
Corinthian Kate .... Amanda Abbington

Producer: Tilusha Ghelani

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 2006.

30 minutes

Last on

Sat 8 Dec 2018 04:30

Broadcasts

  • Wed 1 Jun 2011 07:00
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  • Wed 3 Dec 2014 17:00
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  • Fri 7 Dec 2018 09:30
  • Fri 7 Dec 2018 16:30
  • Sat 8 Dec 2018 04:30