Monk's Hood

Sir Michael Hordern narrates and Philip Madoc stars in another ingenious Brother Cadfael mystery by Ellis Peters.

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19910924]

NEW A five-part dramatisation of Ellis Peters 's novel. 1: Troubled Times

The year is 1138, and Brother Cadfael , herbalist of Shrewsbury Abbey, is asked to supply a healing potion for a sick monk - but monk's hood oil can kill as well as cure - Narrator Michael Hordern.

Dramatised by Bert Coules

Producer Lissa Evans. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Ellis Peters

Unknown: Brother Cadfael

Producer: Lissa Evans.

Brother Cadfael: Philip Madoc

Brother Mark: Ian Targett

Fr Heribert: Timothy Bateson

Prior Robert: Geoffrey Whitehead

Meurig: Kenneth Price

Rich ildis Bonel: Pat Heywood

BrotherRhys: Norman Jones

Aelfric: Mark Straker

Brother Edmund: Timothy Carlton

Brother Petrus: Fraser Kerr

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910924]

Unknown: Ellis Peters

Unknown: Brother Cadfael

Narrator: Michael Hordern.

Dramatised By: Bert Coules

Producer: Lissa Evans.

Brother Cadfael: Philip Madoc

Brother Mark: Ian Targett

Fr Heribert: Timothy Bateson

Prior Robert: Geoffrey Whitehead

Meurig: Kenneth Price

Rich ildis Bonel: Pat Heywood

BrotherRhys: Norman Jones

Aelfric: Mark Straker

Brother Edmund: Timothy Carlton

Brother Petrus: Fraser Kerr

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910926]

Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911001]

A five-part dramatisation of Ellis Peters 's novel. 2: The Inheritance

Narrator Michael Hordern.

Dramatised by Bert Coules

Producer Lissa Evans. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Ellis Peters

Producer: Lissa Evans.

Brother Cadfael: Philip Madoc

Sergeant: Ian Hogg

Richildis Bonel: Pat Heywood

Prior Robert: Geoffrey Whitehead

Brother Mark: Ian Targett

Aldith: Jane Whittenshaw

Edwy Bellecote: Stephen Garlick

Edwin Gurney: Richard Pearce

Meurig: Kenneth Price

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911001]

Unknown: Ellis Peters

Narrator: Michael Hordern.

Dramatised By: Bert Coules

Producer: Lissa Evans.

Brother Cadfael: Philip Madoc

Sergeant: Ian Hogg

Richildis Bonel: Pat Heywood

Prior Robert: Geoffrey Whitehead

Brother Mark: Ian Targett

Aldith: Jane Whittenshaw

Edwy Bellecote: Stephen Garlick

Edwin Gurney: Richard Pearce

Meurig: Kenneth Price

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911003]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19911008]

A five-part dramatisation of Ellis Peters 's novel.

3: Hunted

Narrator Michael Hordern.

Dramatised by Bert Coules

Producer Lissa Evans. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Ellis Peters

Producer: Lissa Evans.

Brother Cadfael: Philip Madoc

Sergeant: Ian Hogg

Richildis Bonel: Pathey Wood

Prior Robert: Geoffrey Whitehead

Brother Mark: Ian Targett

Edwy Bellecote: Stephen Garlick

Edwin Gurney: Richard Pearce

Aldith: Jane Whittenshaw

Brother Petrus: Fraser Kerr

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911008]

Unknown: Ellis Peters

Narrator: Michael Hordern.

Dramatised By: Bert Coules

Producer: Lissa Evans.

Brother Cadfael: Philip Madoc

Sergeant: Ian Hogg

Richildis Bonel: Pathey Wood

Prior Robert: Geoffrey Whitehead

Brother Mark: Ian Targett

Edwy Bellecote: Stephen Garlick

Edwin Gurney: Richard Pearce

Aldith: Jane Whittenshaw

Brother Petrus: Fraser Kerr

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911010]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19911015]

A five-part dramatisation of Ellis Peters 's novel.

4: Mallilie

Narrator Michael Hordern.

Dramatised by Bert Coules

Producer Lissa Evans. Stereo

0 CASSETTE: MonksHood, from retailers

Contributors

Unknown: Ellis Peters

Producer: Lissa Evans.

Brother Cadfael: Philip Madoc

Sergeant: Ian Hogg

Prior Robert: Geoffrey Whitehead

Brother Mark: Ian Targett

Edwy Bellecote: Stephen Garlick

Hugh Beringar: Alan Barker

Ifor ap Morgan: Michael Turner

Brother Barnabas: Terence Edmond

Edwin Gurney: Richard Pearce

BrotherRhys.: Norman Jones

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911015]

Unknown: Ellis Peters

Narrator: Michael Hordern.

Dramatised By: Bert Coules

Producer: Lissa Evans.

Brother Cadfael: Philip Madoc

Sergeant: Ian Hogg

Prior Robert: Geoffrey Whitehead

Brother Mark: Ian Targett

Edwy Bellecote: Stephen Garlick

Hugh Beringar: Alan Barker

Ifor ap Morgan: Michael Turner

Brother Barnabas: Terence Edmond

Edwin Gurney: Richard Pearce

BrotherRhys.: Norman Jones

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911017]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19911022]

The last in a five-part dramatisation of Ellis Peters 's novel. Judgment

Narrator Michael Hordern.

Dramatised by Bert Coules

Producer Lissa Evans. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Ellis Peters

Producer: Lissa Evans.

Brother Cadfael: Philip Madoc

Sergeant: Ian Hogg

Prior Robert: Geoffrey Whitehead

Brother Mark: Ian Targett

Fr Heribert: Timothy Bateson

Meurig: Kenneth Price

Iforap Morgan: Michael Turner

Edwin Gurney: Richard Pearce

Brother Barnabas: Terence Edmond

Judge: Norman Jones

Hugh Beringar: Alan Barker

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911022]

Unknown: Ellis Peters

Narrator: Michael Hordern.

Dramatised By: Bert Coules

Producer: Lissa Evans.

Brother Cadfael: Philip Madoc

Sergeant: Ian Hogg

Prior Robert: Geoffrey Whitehead

Brother Mark: Ian Targett

Fr Heribert: Timothy Bateson

Meurig: Kenneth Price

Iforap Morgan: Michael Turner

Edwin Gurney: Richard Pearce

Brother Barnabas: Terence Edmond

Judge: Norman Jones

Hugh Beringar: Alan Barker

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911024]

Stereo (Broadcaston Tuesday at 12.25pm)

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The Abbey's ill benefactor needs Brother Cadfael's ointment, deadly if ingested.

The Abbey's ill benefactor needs Brother Cadfael's ointment, deadly if ingested. Ellis Peters' mystery stars Philip Madoc.

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The medieval monk fears the worst over the sickness of Shrewsbury Abbey's benefactor.

The medieval monk fears the worst over the sickness of Shrewsbury Abbey's benefactor. Stars Philip Madoc and Sir Michael Hordern.

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Medieval monk Brother Cadfael harbours a young lad suspected of murdering his stepfather.

Medieval monk Brother Cadfael harbours a young lad suspected of murdering his stepfather. Stars Philip Madoc and Sir Michael Hordern.

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Far from helping a murder suspect, Brother Cadfael unwittingly assists the local sheriff.

Far from helping a murder suspect, medieval monk Brother Cadfael unwittingly assists the local sheriff. Stars Philip Madoc and Ian Hogg.

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With Edwin arrested for murder, Brother Cadfael seeks justice in the local court.

With Edwin arrested for murder, Brother Cadfael seeks justice in the local court. Stars Philip Madoc and Sir Michael Hordern.

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Brother Cadfael is asked to supply Monk's Hood oil - which can kill or cure.

Stars Philip Madoc and narrated by Michael Hordern.

Brother Cadfael, herbalist of Shrewsbury Abbey, is asked to supply a healing potion.

But Monk's Hood oil kills as well as cures.

The medieval monk's ointment for Shrewsbury Abbey's sick benefactor can also kill.

Ellis Peters' mystery stars Philip Madoc.

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When an abbey benefactor suddenly dies, Brother Cadfael's expert opinion is called upon.

When an abbey benefactor suddenly dies, Brother Cadfael is called on for his expert opinion.

Stars Philip Madoc.

The medieval monk fears the worst over the sickness of the abbey's benefactor.

Stars Philip Madoc and Sir Michael Hordern.

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Brother Cadfael harbours a young lad suspected of murdering his stepfather.

Stars Philip Madoc and Sir Michael Hordern.

An old flame emerges to complicate matters for Brother Cadfael.

Stars Philip Madoc with narration by Michael Hordern.

Sir Michael Hordern narrates and Philip Madoc stars in another fascinating and complex Brother Cadfael mystery.

Ellis Peters' medieval whodunnit narrated by Sir Michael Hordern with Philip Madoc as Brother Cadfael.

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Far from helping a suspect, Brother Cadfael leads the authorities to him.

Stars Philip Madoc and Sir Michael Hordern.

Stars Philip Madoc with narration by Michael Hordern.

More ingenious Brother Cadfael puzzles.

Sir Michael Hordern and Philip Madoc star in another fascinating mystery.

More ingenious puzzles for Brother Cadfael to solve.

Michael Hordern and Philip Madoc in another fascinating mystery.

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Brother Cadfael reveals the real murderer, but is the Abbey safe? Stars Philip Madoc and is narrated by Michael Hordern.

Sir Michael Hordern narrates and Philip Madoc stars in another fascinating Brother Cadfael mystery.

More ingenious puzzles for Brother Cadfael to solve.

Michael Hordern and Philip Madoc in another fascinating mystery.

With Edwin arrested for murder, Brother Cadfael seeks justice in the local court.

Stars Philip Madoc and Sir Michael Hordern.