The Big Bow Mystery

By Israel Zangwill, dramatised by Robert Messik.

1892: A man is found dead in a locked room.

The windows and door are locked and bolted from the inside, the only way into the room is a chimney into which even a small child couldn't squeeze.

But it's not suicide.

A seemingly inexplicable murder brings London to a standstill and pits the city's two greatest detectives against each other.

Inspector Grodman....John Woodvine

Inspector Wimp....David Holt

Mrs Drabdump....Carolyn Pickles

Mortlake....David Thorpe

Cantercot....Chris Moran

Coroner/Prosecutor....Stephen Critchlow

Producer/Director David Ian Neville.

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By Israel Zangwill, dramatised by Robert Messik.

1892: A man is found dead in a locked room.

The windows and door are locked and bolted from the inside, the only way into the room is a chimney into which even a small child couldn't squeeze.

But it's not suicide.

A seemingly inexplicable murder brings London to a standstill and pits the city's two greatest detectives against each other.

Inspector Grodman....John Woodvine

Inspector Wimp....David Holt

Mrs Drabdump....Carolyn Pickles

Mortlake....David Thorpe

Cantercot....Chris Moran

Coroner/Prosecutor....Stephen Critchlow

Producer/Director David Ian Neville.