Huntingtower

An old man takes what may be the last walking tour of his life.

A young war hero tours the countryside on foot after convalescing from wounds he suffered during the first world war.

A Russian princess is kidnapped.

And the key to the the crime lies in a romantic, forboding castle on the coast of Scotland.

In this novel of romance and adventure, John Buchan spins a tale of mystery, intrigue, and suspense.

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19880103]

JOHN BUCHAN's classic tale of romance and adventure, dramatised in three episodes by TREVOR ROYLE with and 1: The Princess in the Tower or How a Retired Provision Merchant Felt the Impulse of Spring

Directed by PATRICK RAYNER BBC Scotland. Stereo

(Re-broadcast on Friday at 3.00pm)

Genome: [r4 Bd=19880103]

Unknown: John Buchan

Unknown: Trevor Royle

Directed By: Patrick Rayner

Dickson McCunn: Roy Hanlon

The Storyteller: David McKail

Heritage: Stuart McQuarrie

Mrs Morran: Eileen McCallum

Saskia: Sharon Maharaj

Dougal: Gordon Struth

Dobson: Martin Black

Tibby: Ann Scott Jones

Guest: Paul Dixey

Lean/Tramp: John Shedden

Spittal/Labourer: Alasdair McCrone

Genome: [r4 Bd=19880108]

by JOHN BUCHAN

1: The Princess in the Tower Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19880108]

Unknown: John Buchan

Genome: [r4 Bd=19880110]

byjOHNBUCHAN

2: The First Battle

Stereo (Details on Friday at 3. 00pm)

Genome: [r4 Bd=19880115]

JOHN BUCHAN 'S classic tale of romance and adventure, dramatised in three episodes by TREVOR ROYLE. 2: The First Battle or How a Middle-Aged Crusader Accepted a Challenge

Directed by PATRICK RAYNER BBC Scotland. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19880115]

Writer: John Buchan

Dramatist: Trevor Royle

Directed By: Patrick Rayner

Dickson McCunn: Roy Hanlon

the Storyteller: David McKail

Heritage: Stuart McQuarrie

Saskia: Sharon Maharaj

Mrs Morran: Eileen McCallum

Dougal: Gordon Struth

Mr Mackintosh: John Grieve

Loudon/Dobson: Martin Black

Tibby: Ann Scott-Jones

Thomas Yownie: Paul Joyce

Wee Jaikie: Dominic Ray

Napoleon: David Mooney

Old Bill: Brian Gallacher

Peter: Andrew Johnston

Leon/Driver: John Shedden

Spidel: Alasdair McCrone

Genome: [r4 Bd=19880117]

byJOHNBUCHAN

3: The Die Hards Go into Action

Genome: [r4 Bd=19880122]

JOHN BUCHAN 'S classic tale of romance and adventure, dramatised in three episodes by TREVOR ROYLE and 3: The Die-Hards Go into Action or How a Provision Merchant Committed an Assault

Directed by PATRICK RAYNER BBC Scotland. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19880122]

Unknown: John Buchan

Unknown: Trevor Royle

Directed By: Patrick Rayner

Dickson McCunn: Roy Hanlon

the Storyteller: David McKail

Heritage: Stuart McQuarrie

Saskia: Sharon Maharaj

MrsMorran: Eileen McCallum

Dougal: Gordon Struth

Paul Abreskov: Michael MacKenzie

Dobson/Loudon: Martin Black

Roylance: Ernest Blake

Alexis: Paul Dixey

Spidel/Davie: Alasdalr McCrone

Leon/Ecky: John Shedden

ThomasYownie: Paul Joyce

Wee Jaikie: Dominic Ray

Napoleon: Davld Mooney

01011988010319880108

by JOHN BUCHAN

1: The Princess in the Tower Stereo

JOHN BUCHAN's classic tale of romance and adventure, dramatised in three episodes by TREVOR ROYLE with and 1: The Princess in the Tower or How a Retired Provision Merchant Felt the Impulse of Spring

Directed by PATRICK RAYNER BBC Scotland. Stereo

(Re-broadcast on Friday at 3.00pm)

01The Princess In The Tower1988011719880122
20090624 (BBC7)
20090625 (BBC7)
20100823 (BBC7)
20100824 (BBC7)

An old man takes what may be the last walking tour of his life.

A young war hero tours the countryside on foot after convalescing from wounds he suffered during the first world war.

A Russian princess is kidnapped.

And the key to the the crime lies in a romantic, forboding castle on the coast of Scotland.

In this novel of romance and adventure, John Buchan spins a tale of mystery, intrigue, and suspense.A retired merchant embarks on an adventure leading him to a deserted Scottish house.

Stars Roy Hanlon and David McKail.

Or how a retired provision merchant felt the impulse of spring.

A retired merchant embarks on an adventure leading him to a deserted Scottish house.

01The Princess In The Tower1988011719880122
20090624 (BBC7)
20090625 (BBC7)
20100823 (BBC7)
20100824 (BBC7)

An old man takes what may be the last walking tour of his life.

A young war hero tours the countryside on foot after convalescing from wounds he suffered during the first world war.

A Russian princess is kidnapped.

And the key to the the crime lies in a romantic, forboding castle on the coast of Scotland.

In this novel of romance and adventure, John Buchan spins a tale of mystery, intrigue, and suspense.A retired merchant embarks on an adventure leading him to a deserted Scottish house.

Stars Roy Hanlon and David McKail.

Or how a retired provision merchant felt the impulse of spring.

A retired merchant embarks on an adventure leading him to a deserted Scottish house.

02021988011019880115

JOHN BUCHAN 'S classic tale of romance and adventure, dramatised in three episodes by TREVOR ROYLE. 2: The First Battle or How a Middle-Aged Crusader Accepted a Challenge

Directed by PATRICK RAYNER BBC Scotland. Stereo

byjOHNBUCHAN

2: The First Battle

Stereo (Details on Friday at 3. 00pm)

02The First Battle1988012419880129
20090625 (BBC7)
20090626 (BBC7)
20100824 (BBC7)
20100825 (BBC7)

Retired merchant Dickson McCunn sets out to save an imprisoned Russian princess.

Stars Roy Hanlon and David McKail.

03031988011719880122

JOHN BUCHAN 'S classic tale of romance and adventure, dramatised in three episodes by TREVOR ROYLE and 3: The Die-Hards Go into Action or How a Provision Merchant Committed an Assault

Directed by PATRICK RAYNER BBC Scotland. Stereo

byJOHNBUCHAN

3: The Die Hards Go into Action

03The Die-hards Go Into Action19880131
03The Die-hards Go Into Action19880131

03 LASTThe Die-hards Go Into Action1988013119880205
20090626 (BBC7)
20090627 (BBC7)
20100825 (BBC7)
20100826 (BBC7)

As retired merchant Dickson McCunn's mission is concluded, he commits an assault.

Stars Roy Hanlon and David McKail.

As retired merchant Dickson McCunn's mission concludes, he commits an assault.

John Buchan dramatisation with Roy Hanlon.

03 LASTThe Die-hards Go Into Action1988013119880205
20090626 (BBC7)
20090627 (BBC7)
20100825 (BBC7)
20100826 (BBC7)

As retired merchant Dickson McCunn's mission is concluded, he commits an assault.

Stars Roy Hanlon and David McKail.

As retired merchant Dickson McCunn's mission concludes, he commits an assault.

John Buchan dramatisation with Roy Hanlon.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950421]

John Buchan 's classic tale of romance and adventure, dramatised in three episodes by Trevor Royle.

With Roy Hanlon as Dickson McCunn and David McKail as the Storyteller.

1: The Princess in the Tower, or How a Retired Provision Merchant Felt the Impulse of Spring

Director Patrick Rayner Rpt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950421]

Unknown: John Buchan

Unknown: Trevor Royle.

Unknown: Roy Hanlon

Unknown: David McKail

Director: Patrick Rayner Rpt

Heritage: Stuart McQuarrie

MrsMorran: Eileen McCallum

Saskia: Sharon Maharaj

Dougal: Gordon Struth

Dobson: Martin Black

Tibby: Ann Scott-Jones

Guest: Paul Dixey

Lean/Tramp: John Shedden

Spittal/Labourer: Alasdair McCrone

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950428]

John Buchan 's classic tale of romance and adventure, dramatised in three episodes by Trevor Royle.

With Roy Hanlon as Dickson McCunn and David McKail as the Storyteller. 2:The First Battle, or How a Middle-AgedCrusader Accepted a Challenge

With Andrew Johnston , John Shedden and Alasdair McCrone. Director Patrick Rayner Rpt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950428]

Unknown: John Buchan

Unknown: Trevor Royle.

Unknown: Roy Hanlon

Unknown: David McKail

Unknown: Andrew Johnston

Unknown: John Shedden

Unknown: Alasdair McCrone.

Director: Patrick Rayner Rpt

Heritage: Stuart McQuarrie

Saskia: Sharon Maharaj

MrsMorran: Eileen McCallum

Dougal: Gordon Struth

Mr Mackintosh: John Grieve

Loudon/Dobson: Martin Black

Tibby: Ann Scott-Jones

Thomas Yownie: Paul Joyce

WeeJaikie: Dominic Ray

Napoleon: David Mooney

Old Bill: Brian Gallagher

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950505]

The final episode of John Buchan 's classic tale of romance and adventure, dramatised by Trevor Royle. With Roy Hanlon as Dickson McCunn and David McKail as the Storyteller.

The Die-Hards Go into Action, or How a Provision Merchant Committed an Assault

Director Patrick Rayner Rpt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950505]

Unknown: John Buchan

Dramatised By: Trevor Royle.

Unknown: Roy Hanlon

Unknown: David McKail

Director: Patrick Rayner

Heritage: Stuart McQuarrie

Saskia: Sharon Maharaj

MrsMorran: Eileen McAllum

Dougal: Gordon Struth

PaulAbreskov: Michael MacKenzie

Dobson/Loudon: Martin Black

Roylance: Ernest Blake

Alexis: Paul Dixey

Spidel/Davie: Alasdair McCrone

Leon/Ecky: John Shedden

Thomas Yownie: Paul Joyce

WeeJaikie: Dominic Ray

Napoleon: David Mooney