Four Sleepless Knights

Four comedic adventures in insomnia for the night hours.

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20040929

Four comedic adventures in insomnia for the night hours written by Toby Jones and Edward Kemp.

1/4. Sir David's Quest for Sheep, Sorry, Sleep

David thinks he is a tree. Actually, he's trying to imagine he's a tree in order to get to sleep. He's tried counting sheep, but they keep skittering off and he has to start all over again. Then a bus arrives.

David....Toby Jones

Uncle Des....Martin Hyder

Aunt May....Beth Chalmers

Mum....Maggie McCarthy

Shepherd....Harry Towb

Produced by Dawn Ellis.

20041006

Four comedic adventures in insomnia for the night hours written by Toby Jones and Edward Kemp.

2/4. Sir Frank's Search for an Ending

Frank has a talent for editing film endings. He's in demand from producers all over Hollywood. But tonight, the final scene of 'The Black Scorpion', a "civil war serial killer romance" just isn't playing ball - and neither are the lead actors...

Frank....Toby Jones

Blanche....Beth Chalmers

Rhett....Martin Hyder

Blue....Laurence Howarth

Hank....Kim Wall

Produced by Dawn Ellis.

20041013

Comedic adventures in insomnia for the night hours written by Toby Jones and Edward Kemp.

3/4. Sir Goeffrey

Geoff and Liz are on a Dream Holiday but Geoff's snoring is keeping his wife awake, and to make matters worse, the baby is wailing after having a nightmare. But do eight-month-old babies really dream?

Geoff....Toby Jones

Liz....Beth Chalmers

Bob....Ben Ward

Alan Chandos....Martin Hyder

Produced by Dawn Ellis.

20041020

Comic adventures in insomnia for the night hours written by Toby Jones and Edward Kemp.

4/4. The Barking Consignment

Something strange is occurring at Radio Four. There seems to be a lost voice roaming the airwaves and Roger Reed's

Book at Bedtime has been seriously compromised as a result. Will he ever be able to finish reading 'The Barking Consignment'? More importantly, can it really be possible for the voice of Matthew Kelly to take over Radio Four...?

Roger Reed....Toby Jones

Questor/Cunningham/Matthew Kelly....Matthew Kelly

Speaker/Continuity....Martin Hyder

MP....Beth Chalmers

Produced by Dawn Ellis.

0101Sir David's Quest For Sheep, Sorry, Sleep20040929

David thinks he is a tree.

Actually, he's trying to imagine he's a tree in order to get to sleep.

He's tried counting sheep, but they keep skittering off and he has to start all over again.

Then a bus arrives.

0101Sir David's Quest For Sheep, Sorry, Sleep20040929

David thinks he is a tree.

Actually, he's trying to imagine he's a tree in order to get to sleep.

He's tried counting sheep, but they keep skittering off and he has to start all over again.

Then a bus arrives.

0102Sir Frank's Search For An Ending20041006

Frank has a talent for editing film endings.

He's in demand from producers all over Hollywood.

But tonight, the final scene of 'The Black Scorpion', a "civil war serial killer romance" just isn't playing ball - and neither are the lead actors.

0102Sir Frank's Search For An Ending20041006

Frank has a talent for editing film endings.

He's in demand from producers all over Hollywood.

But tonight, the final scene of 'The Black Scorpion', a "civil war serial killer romance" just isn't playing ball - and neither are the lead actors.

0103Sir Goeffrey20041013

Geoff and Liz are on a Dream Holiday but Geoff's snoring is keeping his wife awake, and to make matters worse, the baby is wailing after having a nightmare.

But do eight-month-old babies really dream?

0103Sir Goeffrey20041013

Geoff and Liz are on a Dream Holiday but Geoff's snoring is keeping his wife awake, and to make matters worse, the baby is wailing after having a nightmare.

But do eight-month-old babies really dream?

0104 LASTThe Barking Consignment20041020

Something strange is occurring at Radio Four.

There seems to be a lost voice roaming the airwaves and Roger Reed's Book at Bedtime has been seriously compromised as a result.

Will he ever be able to finish reading 'The Barking Consignment'? More importantly, can it really be possible for the voice of Matthew Kelly to take over Radio Four...?

0104 LASTThe Barking Consignment20041020

Something strange is occurring at Radio Four.

There seems to be a lost voice roaming the airwaves and Roger Reed's Book at Bedtime has been seriously compromised as a result.

Will he ever be able to finish reading 'The Barking Consignment'? More importantly, can it really be possible for the voice of Matthew Kelly to take over Radio Four...?