The Lady Detectives

From the golden age of the crime short story, a series of four female sleuths to rival the great Holmes himself.

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01The Redhill Sisterhood2005010320080728 (BBC7)
20080729 (BBC7)
20090413 (BBC7)
20090414 (BBC7)
20091214 (BBC7)
20091215 (BBC7)
20101028 (BBC7)
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20141213 (BBC7)
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20170102 (BBC7)

Loveday Brooke investigates some nuns who seem to be forsaking their vows for burglary.

Victorian sleuth Loveday Brooke investigates some nuns who seem to be forsaking their vows for burglary. Stars Gayanne Potter.

In the autumn of 1897, undercover agent Loveday Brooke investigates a group of nuns who appear to have forsaken their vows and taken to burglary.

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    autumn,1897: victorian undercover agent loveday brooke investigates a group of nuns who appear to have forsaken their vows - and taken to burglary.

    from the golden age of the crime short story, 'the lady detectives' is a series of four female sleuths to rival the great sherlock himself.

    catherine louisa pirkis' mystery stars gayanne potter as loveday brooke, paul young as inspector gunning, neil mckinven as sergeant blaine, noreen leighton as sister monica and lucy paterson as sister anna.

    dramatised by roger danes.

    producer: patrick rayner

    first broadcast on bbc radio 4 in 2005

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    by catherine pirkis. loveday brooke investigates nuns forsaking their vows for burglary.

    by catherine pirkis. victorian sleuth loveday brooke investigates some nuns who seem to be forsaking their vows for burglary. stars gayanne potter

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    by catherine pirkis. victorian sleuth loveday brooke investigates some nuns who seem to be forsaking their vows for burglary. stars gayanne potter

  • by - catherine louisa pirkis

    agent loveday brooke probes naughty nuns who seem to have forsaken their vows and taken to burglary.

    stars Gayanne Potter.

    agent loveday brooke probes naughty nuns who seem to have forsaken their vows.

    agent loveday brooke probes naughty nuns who seem to have forsaken their vows

  • davie....frederick forge
  • directed by - Patrick Rayner

    loveday brooke investigates some nuns who appear to have forsaken their vows and taken to burglary.

    whodunnit set in surrey.

    episode 1 of 4

  • dyer....Ralph Riach
  • inspector gunning....Paul Young
  • miss brooke....Gayanne Potter
  • murray....Simon Tait
  • sgt blaine....neil mckinven
  • sister anna....Lucy Paterson
  • sister monica....noreen leighton
  • white....John Paul Hurley

    loveday brooke investigates some nuns, who seem to be forsaking their vows for burglary.

    victorian sleuth loveday brooke investigates some nuns, who seem to be forsaking their vows for burglary

  • 02Mr Bovey's Unexpected Will2005011020080729 (BBC7)
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    20090414 (BBC7)
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    20130314 (BBC7)
    20141220 (BBC7)
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    20170103 (BBC7)

    Detective Florence Cusack investigates a man whose fate depends on his weight in gold.

    Victorian detective Florence Cusack investigates a man whose fate depends on his weight in gold. Stars Elizabeth Conboy.

    By L T Meade and Robert Eustace

    Miss Florence Cusack, one of Victorian LONDON's most clever and determined private consulting detectives, investigates a case where a man's fate depends on his weight in gold.

  • wimburne....>
  • wimburne....>

    by l meade. florence cusack investigates a man whose fate depends on his weight in gold.

    by l meade. victorian detective florence cusack investigates a man whose fate depends on his weight in gold. stars Elizabeth Conboy

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    by l meade. victorian detective florence cusack investigates a man whose fate depends on his weight in gold. stars Elizabeth Conboy

  • directed by - Patrick Rayner

    victorian detective florence cusack investigates a case where a man's fate depends on his weight in gold.

    episode 2 of 4

  • graham....Richard Greenwood
  • higgins....Simon Tait
  • inspector schilling....Paul Young
  • letty....Lucy Paterson
  • lonsdale....Crawford Logan
  • miss cusack....Elizabeth Conboy
  • wimburne....Simon Donaldson

    victorian detective florence cusack investigates a man whose fate depends on his weight in gold.

    stars Elizabeth Conboy

    miss florence cusack, one of victorian london's most clever and determined private consulting detectives, investigates a case where a man's fate depends on his weight in gold.

    from the golden age of the crime short story, 'the lady detectives' is a series of four female sleuths to rival the great sherlock himself.

    lt meade and robert eustace's mystery stars Elizabeth Conboy as miss cusack, crawford logan as dr lonsdale and paul young as inspector schilling.

    dramatised by roger danes.

    producer: patrick rayner

    first broadcast on bbc radio 4 in 2005.

  • 03The Golden Slipper2005011720080730 (BBC7)
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    20090415 (BBC7)
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    20110908 (BBC7)
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    20130314 (BBC7)
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    20141227 (BBC7)
    20141228 (BBC7)
    20170104 (BBC7)

    New York socialite-cum-detective Violet Strange probes four rich women suspected of multiple thefts. Stars Teresa Gallagher

    Violet Strange probes four rich women suspected of multiple thefts. Stars Teresa Gallagher

    The vivacious Miss Violet Strange shines in the best NEW YORK society but, unknown to her friends, she is also a professional agency detective.

    Here, in a case from 1910, she investigates The Inseparables - four rich young women suspected of a series of thefts.

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    by anna green. new york socialite-cum-detective violet strange probes four rich women suspected of multiple thefts. stars teresa gallagher.

    young violet....>

    by anna green. violet strange probes four rich women suspected of multiple thefts.

  • young violet....>

    the vivacious miss violet strange shines in the best new york society. but, unknown to her friends, she's also a professional agency detective. here, in a case from 1910, she investigates 'the inseparables', four rich young women suspected of a series of thefts.

    from the golden age of the crime short story, 'the lady detectives' is a series of four female sleuths to rival the great sherlock himself.

    anna green's mystery stars teresa gallagher as violet strange, crawford logan as driscoll, lesley hart as alicia and gayanne potter as theresa.

    dramatised by roger danes.

    producer: patrick rayner

    first broadcast on bbc radio 4 in 2005

  • alicia....Lesley Hart
  • anna....Abigail Docherty
  • arthur....Simon Donaldson
  • by - anna katherine green

    violet strange probes four rich women suspected of multiple thefts.

    stars Teresa Gallagher

    new york socialite-cum-detective violet strange probes four rich women suspected of multiple thefts.

    stars Teresa Gallagher

  • cameron....Angus Macinnes
  • caroline....Vicki Liddelle
  • directed by - Patrick Rayner

    new york detective violet strange investigates four rich young women suspected of a series of thefts.

    episode 3 of 4

  • driscoll....Crawford Logan
  • miss strange....Teresa Gallagher
  • mrs pratt....Eileen Mccallum
  • peter strange....Simon Tait
  • theresa....Gayanne Potter
  • young arthur....frederick forge
  • young violet....margot clair

  • 04 LASTThe Law And The Lady2005012420080731 (BBC7)
    20080801 (BBC7)
    20090416 (BBC7)
    20090417 (BBC7)
    20091217 (BBC7)
    20091218 (BBC7)
    20101102 (BBC7)
    20101103 (BBC7)
    20110908 (BBC7)
    20110909 (BBC7)
    20120615 (BBC7)
    20120616 (BBC7)
    20130315 (BBC7)
    20130316 (BBC7)
    20150103 (BBC7)
    20150104 (BBC7)

    Valeria Woodville tries to clear her husband of murdering his first wife.

    Valeria Woodville tries to clear her husband of murdering his first wife. Sensational Gothic tale starring Abigail Docherty

    by Wilkie Collins.

    From the author of The Woman in White and The Moonstone, the sensational, Gothic tale of Valeria Woodville's quest to clear her husband of murdering his first wife.

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    by wilkie collins. valeria woodville tries to clear her husband of killing his first wife.

    by wilkie collins. valeria woodville tries to clear her husband of murdering his first wife. sensational gothic tale starring abigail docherty

  • dexter....Steven Mcnicoll
  • directed by - Patrick Rayner

    Wilkie Collins' gothic tale of valeria woodville's quest to clear her husband of murder.

    episode 4 of 4

  • eustace....richard conlon
  • helena beauly....Gayanne Potter
  • mrs macallan....Eileen Mccallum
  • rev.

    starkweather....Ralph Riach

  • sara macallan....laura smales
  • valeria....Abigail Docherty

    a sensational gothic tale starring Abigail Docherty

    valeria woodville tries to clear her husband of murdering his first wife. a sensational gothic tale starring abigail docherty