Billy Liar

Stephen Tompkinson begins a five-part reading of Keith Waterhouse's classic comic story of a young dreamer.

Abridged by Elizabeth Bradbury.

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20120405 (BBC7)

As he goes to perform his pub act, things get even more complicated for the three-timing romeo. Read by Stephen Tompkinson.

As he goes to perform his pub act, things get more complicated for the three-timing romeo.

20120405 (BBC7)

As he goes to perform his pub act, things get even more complicated for the three-timing romeo. Read by Stephen Tompkinson.

As he goes to perform his pub act, things get more complicated for the three-timing romeo.

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20120402 (BBC7)

Stephen Tompkinson begins a five-part reading of Keith Waterhouse's classic comic story of a young dreamer.

Abridged by Elizabeth Bradbury.

Stephen Tompkinson reads Keith Waterhouse's classic comic story about a young dreamer who fantasises about a more exciting life.

A young dreamer fantasises about a more exciting life.

Billy Fisher tells his family that he has been offered a job in LONDON.

011998100920040319
20120402 (BBC7)

Stephen Tompkinson begins a five-part reading of Keith Waterhouse's classic comic story of a young dreamer.

Abridged by Elizabeth Bradbury.4 Extra Debut. Stephen Tompkinson reads Keith Waterhouse's classic comic story about a young dreamer who fantasises about a more exciting life.

A young dreamer fantasises about a more exciting life.

Billy Fisher tells his family that he has been offered a job in LONDON.

Abridged by Elizabeth Bradbury.

Stephen Tompkinson reads Keith Waterhouse's classic comic story about a young dreamer who fantasises about a more exciting life.

021998101620040326
20120403 (BBC7)

Billy is now engaged to two girls in his Yorkshire home town - but he imagines an escape to London. Read by Stephen Tompkinson.

Billy is engaged to two girls in his Yorkshire home town, but imagines escaping to London.

Billy is now engaged to two girls, which complicates his plans to leave home to become a comedy scriptwriter in LONDON.

021998101620040326
20120403 (BBC7)

Billy is now engaged to two girls in his Yorkshire home town - but he imagines an escape to London. Read by Stephen Tompkinson.

Billy is engaged to two girls in his Yorkshire home town, but imagines escaping to London.

Billy is now engaged to two girls, which complicates his plans to leave home to become a comedy scriptwriter in LONDON.

031998102320040402
20120404 (BBC7)

Billy's in big trouble both at work and home - so returns to his dreams of London and of 'Ambrosia'. Read by Stephen Tompkinson.

Billy's in trouble at work and home - so returns to his dreams of London and 'Ambrosia'.

Billy has a depressing meeting with his boss, Mr Shadrack, the funeral director.

031998102320040402
20120404 (BBC7)

Billy's in big trouble both at work and home - so returns to his dreams of London and of 'Ambrosia'. Read by Stephen Tompkinson.

Billy's in trouble at work and home - so returns to his dreams of London and 'Ambrosia'.

Billy has a depressing meeting with his boss, Mr Shadrack, the funeral director.

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Billy's lies and fantasies lead him into even deeper trouble.

041998103020040409

Billy's lies and fantasies lead him into even deeper trouble.

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20120406 (BBC7)

Billy's fantasies have all been exposed. Will he leave to start a new life in London? Concluded by Stephen Tompkinson.

Billy's fantasies have all been exposed. Will he leave to start a new life in London?

Billy's fantasies have all been exposed.

Will he now leave to start a new life in LONDON?

05 LAST1998110620040416
20120406 (BBC7)

Billy's fantasies have all been exposed. Will he leave to start a new life in London? Concluded by Stephen Tompkinson.

Billy's fantasies have all been exposed. Will he leave to start a new life in London?

Billy's fantasies have all been exposed.

Will he now leave to start a new life in LONDON?