Armed only with an Ordnance Survey map in one hand and a copy of The Thirty-Nine Steps in the other, Christopher Lambton sets out to retrace the path of John Buchan 's fugitive hero across the Scottish countryside. The expedition turns into a journey of discovery about the origins of the classic "shocker", with contributions en route from novelist
Frederic Lindsay , film director Don Sharp , and actor
David Rintoul - the most recent radio incarnation of Richard Hannay. The play will be broadcast next
Monday at 2.00pm.
Producer David Jackson Young Stereo (First broadcast on Radio Scotland)