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The Adventure of the Pimlico Poisoner

4 Extra Debut. The Baker Street detective is pitted against a real-life demon of Victorian crime in Peter Mackie’s drama. Stars William Chubb.

A broken leg is no barrier for Sherlock Holmes to lead the hunt for the despicable Pimlico Poisoner, as the great detective is pitted against a real-life demon of Victorian crime....

Peter Mackie's enthralling drama showcasing Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Baker Street creation.

Sherlock Holmes .... William Chubb
Doctor Watson ..... Crawford Logan
Neill Cream ..... Peter Harlowe
Inspector Lestrade .... Terry Molloy
Mrs Hudson .... Tina Gray
Sergeant Woodthorpe .... Chris MacDonnell
PC Billings .... Alex Jones
Jeannie Thompson ..... Kimberly Hope
Jeremiah Fogg ..... Roger Hume
Matilda Clover .... Susan Mansell

Stradivarius played by Roger Coull.

Directed at BBC Pebble Mill by Nigel Bryant.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 1990.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Last on

Sun 14 Jun 2020 04:00


  • Sat 13 Jun 2020 06:00
  • Sat 13 Jun 2020 16:00
  • Sun 14 Jun 2020 04:00

The Sound of Sherlock

The Sound of Sherlock

Incarnations of Holmes & Watson from the BBC Radio vaults.