The Beekeeper's Apprentice

By Laurie King, dramatised for radio by Shaun Prendergast.

With Monica Dolan, James Fox, Gavin Muir, Sean Prendergast and Sian Thomas.

Directed by Melanie Harris.

Episodes

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01The Beekeeper's Apprentice2000111520130419 (BBC7)
20130420 (BBC7)

By Laurie King, dramatised for radio by Shaun Prendergast.

With Monica Dolan, James Fox, Gavin Muir, Sean Prendergast and Sian Thomas.

Directed by Melanie Harris.The Baker Street sleuth comes out of retirement, takes on an apprentice and tackles a spy.

The Baker Street sleuth comes out of retirement, takes on an apprentice and tackles a spy. Laurie King's homage stars James Fox.

The Great Detective comes out of retirement, takes on a young apprentice and tackles a spy, in this witty and humorous homage to Conan Doyle.

02The Affair Of The Senator's Daughter2000112220130422 (BBC7)
20130423 (BBC7)

Sherlock Holmes and his new assistant must rescue a young girl from her kidnappers.

Sherlock Holmes and his new assistant must rescue a young girl from her kidnappers. By Laurie King, with James Fox as the sleuth.

A second, more dangerous case for Holmes and his new apprentice, requiring a deep disguise to rescue a kidnapped child.

02The Affair Of The Senator's Daughter2000112220130422 (BBC7)
20130423 (BBC7)

Sherlock Holmes and his new assistant must rescue a young girl from her kidnappers.

Sherlock Holmes and his new assistant must rescue a young girl from her kidnappers. By Laurie King, with James Fox as the sleuth.

A second, more dangerous case for Holmes and his new apprentice, requiring a deep disguise to rescue a kidnapped child.

03The Segregation Of The Queen2000112920130423 (BBC7)
20130424 (BBC7)

Sherlock Holmes is out of retirement and an old enemy is targeting him and his friends.

Sherlock Holmes is out of retirement and an old enemy is targeting him and also his friends. By Laurie King, with Monica Dolan.

Miss Donleavy has been taken ill and somebody is trying to kill both Holmes and Mary.

The question is, which of Holmes' enemies could it be?

03The Segregation Of The Queen2000112920130423 (BBC7)
20130424 (BBC7)

Sherlock Holmes is out of retirement and an old enemy is targeting him and his friends.

Sherlock Holmes is out of retirement and an old enemy is targeting him and also his friends. By Laurie King, with Monica Dolan.

Miss Donleavy has been taken ill and somebody is trying to kill both Holmes and Mary.

The question is, which of Holmes' enemies could it be?

04 LASTA Battle Royal2000120620130424 (BBC7)
20130425 (BBC7)

Sherlock Holmes and Mary Russell must part to foil their deadly enemy.

Sherlock Holmes and Mary Russell must part to foil their deadly enemy. Laurie King's homage stars James Fox and Monica Dolan.

In the aftermath of another bomb, with their lives in grave danger, Mary and Holmes formulate a tactical plan to catch the killer.

04 LASTA Battle Royal2000120620130424 (BBC7)
20130425 (BBC7)

Sherlock Holmes and Mary Russell must part to foil their deadly enemy.

Sherlock Holmes and Mary Russell must part to foil their deadly enemy. Laurie King's homage stars James Fox and Monica Dolan.

In the aftermath of another bomb, with their lives in grave danger, Mary and Holmes formulate a tactical plan to catch the killer.