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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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
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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.

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

Stars Roy Hanlon and David McKail.

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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

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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.