Oliver Twist

Reading of Charles Dickens' Oliver Twist, a tale of treachery, tragedy and triumph over adversity.

with David Warner.

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19700407]

by CHARLES DICKENS adapted in 12 parts by GILES COOPER

1: The Parish Orphan

Relating the circumstances of Oliver's birth and his subsequent apprenticeship to the calling of Undertaker.

Produced by ARCHIE CAMPBELL (Repeated: Friday, 7.30 pm)

Contributors

Unknown: Giles Cooper

Produced By: Archie Campbell

Oliver: Stephen Bone

Surgeon: John Bryning

Gamfield: John Bryning

Oliver's Mother: Jane Knowles

Susan: Jane Knowles

Sowerberry, an undertaker: Jonathan Scott

Mrs Sowerberry: Hilda Fenemore

Charlotte, a servant girl: Carolyn Moody

Old Sally: Margot Boyd

Mrs Corney: Betty Baskcomb

Mr Bumble, a beadle: Felix Felton

Mrs Mann: Ella Milne

Dick, an orphan: David Richardson

Magistrate: Wilfrid Carter

Limpkins: Ian Thompson

Man in white waistcoat: Brian Haines

Workhouse Master: Norman Mitchell

Swubble, an inmate: Guy Frazer-Jones

Workhouse boys: Andrew Dowling

Workhouse boys: Gerald Davies,

Workhouse boys: Peter Duncan

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700410]

by CHARLES DICKENS

1: The Parish Orphan

(Tuesday s broadcast)

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Dickens

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700414]

by Charles Dickens : adapted in 12 parts by GILES COOPER

2 Oliver Runs Away

In which Oliver, now apprenticed to the undertaker Sowerberry forms an unfavourable Notion of his Masters Business.

Produced by ARCHIE CAMPBELL (Repeated: Friday, 7.30 pm)

(What the Dickens?: Wed, 4.0)

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Dickens

Unknown: Giles Cooper

Produced By: Archie Campbell

Fagin: Peter Woodthorpe

Mr Bumble: Felix Felton

Oliver: And Stephen Bone

Narrator: Peter Williams

Noah Claypole: Alan Adams

Dick: David Richardson

Mrs Sowerberry: Hilda Fenemore

Mr Sowerberry: Jonathan Scott

Bayton: Sean Arnold

Girl: Kathleen Helme

Passenger: Barry Meteyard

Old Lady: Chris Castor

Artful Dodger: Dennis Conoley

Charley Bates: David Howe

Woman: Rosalyn Slater

Charlotte: Carolyn Moody

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700417]

by Charles Dickens : adapted in 12 parts by GILES COOPER with 2: Oliver Runs Away

In which Oliver, now appren. ticed to the undertaker Sower-berry. forms an unfavourable Notion of his Master's Business.

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Dickens

Unknown: Giles Cooper

Fagin: Peter Woodthorpe

Mr Bumble: Felix Felton

Oliver: And Stephen Bone

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700421]

by Charles Dickens : adapted in 12 parts by GILES COOPER with 3: In Trouble

In which Oliver, having run away to London, learns further particulars concerning the pleasant old Gentleman, who is his host, and his hopeful Pupils.

Produced by ARCHIE CAMPBELL (Repeated: Friday, 7.30 pm)

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Dickens

Unknown: Giles Cooper

Produced By: Archie Campbell

Fagin: Peter Woodthorpe

Mr Brownlow: George Howe

Oliver: And Stephen Bone

Narrator: Peter Williams

Mr Fang: Peter Williams

Artful Dodger: Dennis Conoley

Charley Bates: David Howe

Nancy: Patricia Leventon

Monks: Kenneth Fortescue

Officer: Nigel Lambert

Driver: Nigel Lambert

Bookseller: Leonard Fenton

Court Officer: Kerry Francis

Clerk: Sean Arnold

Woman in crowd: Dorit Welles

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700424]

3: In Trouble

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700428]

by Charles Dickens : adapted in 12 parts by GILES COOPER with 4: Kidnapped

In which we hear further particulars of Oliver's Stay at Mr Brownlow 's and the remarkable Prediction which one Mr Grim wig uttered concerning him, when he went out on an errand for his Benefactor.

Produced by ARCHIE CAMPBELL † (Repeated: Friday, 7.30 pm)

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Dickens

Unknown: Giles Cooper

Unknown: Mr Brownlow

Unknown: Mr Grim

Produced By: Archie Campbell

Fagin: Peter Woodthorpe

Bill Sikes: John Hollis

Mr Brownlow: George Howe

Oliver: Stephen Bone

Narrator: Peter Williams

Doctor: Peter Williams

Artful Dodger: Dennis Conoley

Charley Bates: David Howe

Nancy: Patricia Leventon

Mrs Bedwin: Vera Lennox

Woman: Vera Lennox

Monks: Kenneth Fortescue

Barney: John Bryning

Mr Grimwig: Peter Pratt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700501]

Peter Woodthorpe as Fagin JnhnHeUisasBiUSikcs

George Howe as Mr Browntow andStephenBoneasOtiver 4:Ktdnapped

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Woodthorpe

Unknown: Fagin Jnhnheuisasbiusikcs

Unknown: George Howe

Unknown: Mr Browntow

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700505]

by CHARLES dickens: adapted In 12 parts by GILES cooper with 5: A Robber's Apprentice

In which Oliver, having encountered some unwelcome acquaintances, is persuaded to leave Mr Brownlow 's cosy house in Pentonville.

Produced bv ARCHIE CAMPBELL (Repeated: Friday, 7.30 pm)

Contributors

Unknown: Giles Cooper

Unknown: Mr Brownlow

Fagin: Peter Woodthorpe

Bill Sikes: John Hollis

Mr Bumble: Felix Felton

Oliver: And Stephen Bone

Narrator: Peter Williams

Nancy: Patricia Leventon

Artful Dodger: Dennis Conoley

Charley Bates: David Howe

Mr: Brownlow Georgishowe

Mr Grimwig: Peter Pratt

Mrs Mann ella: Mii Ne

DiCk: David Richardson

Mrs Bedwin: Vera Lennox

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700508]

5: A Robber's Apprentice

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700512]

by Charles Dickens adapted for radio in 12 parts by GILES COOPER with Peter Woodthorpe as Fagin Felix Felton as Mr Bumble John Hollis as Bill Sikes and Stephen Bone as Oliver 6: A Proposal

In which Oliver is inducted into the gentle art of burglary and finds yet another new domicile.

Produced by ARCHIE CAMPBELL (Repeated: Friday, 7.30 pm)

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Dickens

Unknown: Giles Cooper

Unknown: Peter Woodthorpe

Unknown: Fagin Felix Felton

Unknown: Mr Bumble

Unknown: John Hollis

Unknown: Bill Sikes

Unknown: Stephen Bone

Produced By: Archie Campbell

Narrator: Peter Williams

Giles I: Peter Williams

Carter: John Pullen

Apothecary: J0hn Pullen

Toby Crackit: Kim Grant

Barney: John Bryning

Rose: Gilli Gratham

Mrs Maylie: Dorothy Lane

Brittles: Peter Bartlett

Mrs Corney: Betty Baskcomb

Old woman: Kathleen Helme

Sally: Margot Boyd

The Artful Dodger: Dennis Conoley

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700515]

by CHARLES DICKENS 6: A Proposal

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Dickens

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700519]

by Charles Dickens adapted for radio in 12 parts by GILES COOPER with and 7: Friends and Enemies

In which Oliver, apprehended for his part in the burglary, begins a new life in the house of his kindly captors.

Harpsichord played by MARTIN GOLDSTEIN

Produced by ARCHIE CAMPBELL (Repeated: Friday, 7.30 pm)

(Lee Fox is in ' The Mouse-trap' at the Ambassadors Theatre, London)

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Dickens

Unknown: Giles Cooper

Played By: Martin Goldstein

Produced By: Archie Campbell

Unknown: Lee Fox

Fagin: Peter Woodthorpe

Mr Bumble: Felix Felton

Oliver: Stephen Bone

Narrator: Peter Williams

Giles: Peter Williams

Noah Claypole: Alan Adams

Charlotte: Carolyn Moody

Lively publican: Wilfrid Carter

Landlord Duff: Richard Dennis

Nancy: Patricia Leventon

Artful Dodger: Dennis Conoley

Monks: Kenneth Fortescue

Mrs Maylie: Dorothy Lane

Rose Maylie: Gilli Gratham

Mr Losberne: Lee Fox

Blathers: Michael Kilgarriff

Mrs Bumble: Betty Baskcomb

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700522]

by Charles Dickens adapted for radio in 12 parts Peter Woodthorpe as Fagin Felix Felton as Mr Bumble and Stephen Bone as Oliver 7: Friends and Enemies

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Dickens

Unknown: Peter Woodthorpe

Unknown: Fagin Felix Felton

Unknown: Mr Bumble

Unknown: Stephen Bone

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700526]

by Charles Dickens : adapted in 12 parts by GILES COOPER with 8: Nancy Decides

In which Oliver, once more restored to health, seeks the aid of a new benefactor to discover the whereabouts of an old one.

Produced by ARCHIE CAMPBELL (Repeated: Friday, 7.30 pm)

(Lee Fox is in ' The Mousetrap ' at the Ambassadors Theatre, London)

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Dickens

Unknown: Giles Cooper

Produced By: Archie Campbell

Unknown: Lee Fox

Fagin: Peter Woodthorpe

Bill Sikes: John Hollis

Oliver: Stephen Bone

Narrator: Peter Williams

Porter: Edward Kelsey

Rose: Gilli Gratham

Harry Maylie: Timothy Carlton

Nancy: Patricia Leventon

Monks: Kenneth Fortescue

Charlotte: Carolyn Moody

Noah Claypole: Alan Adams

Mr Losberne: Lee Fox

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700529]

8: Nancy Decides

In which Oliver, once more restored to health, seeks the aid of a new benefactor to discover the whereabouts of an old one.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700602]

by Charles Dickens adapted for radio in 12 parts by GILES COOPER with 9: The Dodger in Trouble

In which Oliver's friends confer, and in consequence devise a. plan that should help his interests.

Produced by ARCHIE CAMPBELL (Repeated: Friday, 7.30 pm)

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Dickens

Unknown: Giles Cooper

Produced By: Archie Campbell

Fagin: Peter Woodthorpe

Bill Sikes: John Hollis

Oliver: And Stephen Bone

Narrator: Peeter Williams

Jailer: Peeter Williams

Mr Brownlow: George Howe

Rose: Gilli Gratham

Mr Grimwig: Peter Pratt

Noah Claypole: Alan Adams

Barney: John Bryning

Charlotte: Carolyn Moody

Charley Bates: David Howe

Magistrate: Noel Iliff

Artful Dodger: Dennis Conoley

Nancy: Patricia Leventon

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700605]

9: The Dodger in Trouble

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700609]

by Charles Dickens : adapted in 12 parts by GILES COOPER

Peter Woodthorpe as Fagin John Hullis as Bill Sikes and Stephen Bone as Oliver 10: Murder

In which Nancy keeps an appointment on London Bridge - and Oliver's friends learn more of the dangers which threaten him.

Pianist MARTIN GOLDSTEIN

Produced by ARCHIE CAMPBELL (Repeated: Friday, 7.30 pm)

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Dickens

Unknown: Giles Cooper

Unknown: Peter Woodthorpe

Unknown: Fagin John Hullis

Unknown: Bill Sikes

Unknown: Stephen Bone

Produced By: Archie Campbell

Narrator: Peter Williams

Beggar: Peter Williams

Nancy: Patricia Leventon

Noah Claypole: Alan Adams

Rose: Gilli Gratham

Mr Brownlow: George Howe

Mr Grimwig: Peter Pratt

Harry Maylie: Tlmothy Carlton

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700612]

10: Murder

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700616]

by Charles Dickens : adapted in 12 parts by GILES COOPER with and11: Flight

Relates how a murderer is haunted by his evil conscience and Mr Brownlow confronts Oliver's most bitter enemy.

Produced by ARCHIE CAMPBELL (Repeated: Friday, 7.30 pm)

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Dickens

Unknown: Giles Cooper

Unknown: Mr Brownlow

Produced By: Archie Campbell

Fagin: Peter Woodthorpe

Bill Sikes: John Hollis

Oliver: Stephen Bone

Narrator: Peter Williams

Nancy: Patricia Leventon

Pedlar: Leonard Fenton

Kags: Leonard Fenton

Charley Bates: David Howe

Punch: John Baker

Tom: John Baker

Judy: Gladys Spencer

George: Brian Haines

Mr Grimwig: Peter Pratt

Mr Brownlow: George Howe

Harry Maylie: Timothy Carlton

Monks: Kenneth Fortescue

Toby Crackit: Kim Grant

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700619]

by Charles Dickens with Peter Woodthorpe as Fagin John Hollis as Bill Sikes and Stephen Bone as Oliver 11: Flight

Relates how a murderer is haunted by his evil conscience and how Mr Brownlow confronts Oliver's most bitter enemy.

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Dickens

Unknown: Peter Woodthorpe

Unknown: Fagin John Hollis

Unknown: Bill Sikes

Unknown: Stephen Bone

Unknown: Mr Brownlow

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700623]

by Charles Dickens : adapted in 12 parts by GILES COOPER

12: Conclusion

In which evil-doers meet with just deserts - while Virtue and Kind Heartedness finally prevail.

Producer by ARCHIE CAMPBELL (Repeated: Friday, 7.30 pm)

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Dickens

Unknown: Giles Cooper

Unknown: Archie Campbell

Fagin: Peter Woodthorpe

Bill Sikes: John Hollis

Mr Bumble: Felix Felton

Oliver: And Stephen Bone

Narrator: Peter Williams

Mr Brownlow: George Howe

Harry Maylie: Timothy Carlton

Mr Grimwig: Peter Pratt

ROSe: Gilli Chatham

Monks: Kenneth Fortescue

Mrs Bumble: Betty Baskcomb

Judge: Earle Grey

Old Woman: Gladys Spencer

Prison Officer: Sean Barrett

Tom Chitling: Leroy Lingwood

The Artful Dodger: Dennis Conoley

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700626]

by Charles Dickens adapted for radio in 12 parts by GILES COOPER

12: Conclusion

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Dickens

Unknown: Giles Cooper

0120051202

Reading of Charles Dickens' Oliver Twist, a tale of treachery, tragedy and triumph over adversity.

with David Warner.A mysterious pregnant woman is found lying in the street, and dies a few moments after giving birth to a son.

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Escaping from the workhouse, the orphan discovers that greater dangers lurk outside.

Dickens dramatisation starring Pam Ferris.

Oliver Twist escapes from the workhouse, only to find that greater dangers lurk outside.

Charles Dickens' great novel.

Oliver Twist escapes from the workhouse only to find greater dangers outside.

Starring Pam Ferris.

Escaping from the workhouse, the orphan discovers that greater dangers are lurking outside.

Stars Edward Long and Pam Ferris.

0220051209

Having escaped from the Sowerberrys, Oliver walks towards London and, on the way, encounters young Jack Dawkins.

02Pickpocket!20061101 (BBC7)
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The Artful Dodger introduces the orphan boy to Fagin, who offers an unusual apprenticeship.

Stars John Grillo and Tim Mcinnerny.

The Artful Dodger introduces Oliver to Fagin, who offers an unusual apprenticeship.

Fagin offers Oliver an unusual apprenticeship, learning to make silk handkerchiefs and wallets.

Pickpocket! Fagin offers Oliver an unusual apprenticeship, learning to make silk handkerchiefs and wallets.

Charles Dickens' great novel.

Fagin offers Oliver an unusual apprenticeship.

0320051216

Oliver is taken home by the kindly Mr Brownlow.

But when being nursed back to health, he is captured by Bill Sikes.

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Oliver is taken home by the kindly Mr Brownlow.

But while being nursed back to health, he is captured by Nancy and Bill Sykes and brought back to the villainous Fagin.

Oliver is taken home by the kindly Mr Brownlow, but is soon captured by Bill Sykes.

03Masks And Pistols20061102 (BBC7)
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The rescued orphan's good fortune ends when he's spied by Fagin.

Dickens dramatisation with Tim Mcinnerny and Adjoah Andoh.

Sikes takes Oliver on his most dangerous mission yet - a burglary at midnight.

Rescued by Mr Brownlow, can the happy orphan's good fortune last? Dickens dramatisation with Tim Mcinnerny and Adjoah Andoh.

0420051223

Oliver accompanies Bill Sikes on a robbery and is shot.

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Oliver accompanies Bill Sikes and Toby Crackit in an attempt to rob a big house, but shots are fired and Oliver is hit.

Sikes escapes but leaves Oliver to die in a ditch.

Oliver accompanies Bill Sikes on a robbery and is shot.

04Dark Secrets20061102 (BBC7)
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As the orphan recovers from his injuries, a dying woman reveals the truth about his past.

Dickens dramatisation with Pam Ferris.

Mrs Mann hears a secret from a dying woman's lips, and Fagin's mysterious new accomplice has evidence to destroy.

Mrs Mann hears a secret from a dying woman's lips.

0520060106

A reading of Charles Dickens's Oliver Twist, a tale of treachery, tragedy and triumph over adversity.

Monks, who seems to hate Oliver, tracks down Mr Bumble.

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A mysterious man named Monks seeks information about what happened to Oliver's mother shortly before her death.

A mysterious man named Monks seeks information about what happened to Oliver's mother.

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A midnight meeting on London Bridge sparks terrible consequences.

Stars Tim Mcinnerny, John Grillo and Adjoah Andoh.

Stars Tim Mcinnerny.

A midnight meeting on London Bridge has terrible consequences.

Dickens dramatisation starring Tim Mcinnerny.

06 LAST20060113

Mr Brownlow and Oliver's friends plan to meet Nancy.

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Mr Brownlow and the rest of Oliver's friends have decided that Monks is at the heart of the mystery surrounding his past.

They plan to meet Nancy but Noah Claypole follows her.

Mr Brownlow and the rest of Oliver's friends decide Monks is at the heart of the mystery.

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When Nancy learns of the orphan boy's predicament - the hunt is soon on for Bill Sikes.

Stars Tim Mcinnerny and John Grillo.

A huge reward is on Sikes' head, but he hides where he's least expected.

Dickens dramatisation starring Tim Mcinnerny.

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By Charles Dickens, read by Burn Gorman