An Important Passenger

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AR01Miss Pearman Takes The Train20091124

Series of three crime stories celebrating and inspired by the 75th anniversary of the publication of Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express.

By Christobel Kent, read by Anna Massey.

Artemis Pearman is a spinster of a certain age, with a fondness for detective stories.

Setting off on a weekend to Paris, reading Murder on the Orient Express and observing her fellow passengers, she lets her mind wander.

A Heavy Entertainment production for BBC Radio 4.

By Christobel Kent.

A spinster observes her fellow passengers on a journey to Paris.

AR02The Plymouth Express20091125

Series of three crime stories celebrating and inspired by the 75th anniversary of the publication of Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express.

By Agatha Christie, read by Tim Pigott-smith.

When a murdered woman's body is found hidden in the first-class compartment of the Plymouth Express, Hercule Poirot is once more called to investigate a perplexing murder on a train.

A Heavy Entertainment production for BBC Radio 4.

By Agatha Christie.

Hercule Poirot investigates when a woman is murdered on a train.

AR03 LASTDeath By Elocution20091126

Series of three crime stories celebrating and inspired by the 75th anniversary of the publication of Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express.

By Malcolm Pryce, read by Sandra Duncan.

A strangely familiar collection of characters - Laura Jesson and Dr Harvey from Brief Encounter, Noel Coward, a soldier and a parson - find themselves on a train journey.

Their conversation is interrupted by a hideous voice - then there's a scream.

A Heavy Entertainment production for BBC Radio 4.

By Malcolm Pryce.

A strangely familiar collection of characters take a train journey.