Paul Temple And The Alex Affair

Paul Temple is approached by the police when three deaths occur that share in common the names 'Alex' and 'Mrs Trevelyan'.

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01Mrs Trevelyan1968022620040130 (BBC7)
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The debonair sleuth investigates when three murders are linked to 'Alex'.

The debonair sleuth investigates when three murders are linked to 'Alex'.

The debonair sleuth investigates when three murders are linked to 'Alex'. Francis Durbridge's thriller stars Peter Coke.

Francis Durbridge's thriller stars Peter Coke.

Temple is called in after three deaths occur which have in common the names 'Alex' and 'Mrs Trevelyan'.

Temple is called in when three deaths occur which have in common the names Alex and Mrs Trevelyan.

Temple is called in after three deaths occur which have in common the name 'Alex'.

Stars Peter Coke

01Paul Temple20081022 (BBC7)
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When three murders are linked to 'Alex', the debonair sleuth investigates.

The debonair sleuth investigates when three murders are linked to 'Alex'.

Francis Durbridge's thriller stars Peter Coke as Paul Temple and Marjorie Westbury as Steve in another intriguing case for BBC radio's smoothest sleuth and his glamorous wife. With James Thomason as Sir Graham Forbes.

From 1938 to 1969 the fictional crime novelist and detective Paul Temple, together with his Fleet Street journalist Steve, solved case after case in one of BBC radio's most popular series. They inhabited a sophisticated world of chilled cocktails and fast cars, where the women were chic and the men wore cravats - a world where Sir Graham Forbes, of Scotland Yard, usually needed Paul's help with his latest tricky case.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1968.

02Dr Kohima1968030420070816 (BBC7)
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The police have asked the suave sleuth to help them find the mysterious 'Alex'.

The police have asked the suave sleuth to help them find the mysterious 'Alex' - but who is tracking whom? Stars Peter Coke.

The police have asked Paul Temple to help them find the mysterious Alex.

The police have asked Paul Temple to help them find the mysterious Alex - but who is tracking who?

02Paul Temple20081023 (BBC7)
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The police have asked the suave sleuth to help them find the mysterious 'Alex'.

The police have asked suave sleuth Paul Temple to help them find the mysterious 'Alex' - but who's tracking whom?

Francis Durbridge's thriller stars Peter Coke as Paul Temple and Marjorie Westbury as Steve in another intriguing case for BBC radio's smoothest sleuth and his glamorous wife. With James Thomason as Sir Graham Forbes.

From 1938 to 1969 the fictional crime novelist and detective Paul Temple, together with his Fleet Street journalist Steve, solved case after case in one of BBC radio's most popular series. They inhabited a sophisticated world of chilled cocktails and fast cars, where the women were chic and the men wore cravats - a world where Sir Graham Forbes, of Scotland Yard, usually needed Paul's help with his latest tricky case.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1968.

03Mr Carl Lathom1968031120040213 (BBC7)
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Despite an attempt on his life, Temple remains hot on the trail of the elusive 'Alex'.

Despite an attempt on their lives, Paul Temple and his wife Steve remain hot on the trail of the elusive murderer who calls himself Alex.

Despite an attempt on their lives, Temple and his wife are on the trail of the murderer.

Despite an attempt on their lives, Paul Temple and his wife Steve are hot on the trail of the murderer who calls himself Alex.

Despite an attempt on their lives, Paul Temple and his wife are on the trail of the murderer who calls himself Alex.

03Paul Temple20081024 (BBC7)
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Despite an attempt on his life, Temple remains hot on the trail of the elusive 'Alex'.

Despite an attempt on his life, debonair detective Paul Temple remains hot on the trail of the elusive 'Alex'.

Francis Durbridge's thriller stars Peter Coke as Paul Temple and Marjorie Westbury as Steve in another intriguing case for BBC radio's smoothest sleuth and his glamorous wife. With James Thomason as Sir Graham Forbes.

From 1938 to 1969 the fictional crime novelist and detective Paul Temple, together with his Fleet Street journalist Steve, solved case after case in one of BBC radio's most popular series. They inhabited a sophisticated world of chilled cocktails and fast cars, where the women were chic and the men wore cravats - a world where Sir Graham Forbes, of Scotland Yard, usually needed Paul's help with his latest tricky case.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1968.

04Mr Spider Williams1968031820040220 (BBC7)
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The enigmatic Alex claims another victim, but the plot thickens as the sleuth survives a car crash. Stars Peter Coke.

'Alex' claims another victim and Temple himself is the target as he closes in on the mysterious killer.

Alex claims another victim and the plot thickens as our hero is involved in a car crash.

Stars Peter Coke.

Alex claims another victim, but the plot thickens as the sleuth survives a car crash.

04Paul Temple20081027 (BBC7)
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Alex claims another victim, but the plot thickens as the sleuth survives a car crash.

The enigmatic 'Alex' claims another victim - but the plot thickens as the sleuth survives a car crash.

Francis Durbridge's thriller stars Peter Coke as Paul Temple and Marjorie Westbury as Steve in another intriguing case for BBC radio's smoothest sleuth and his glamorous wife. With James Thomason as Sir Graham Forbes.

From 1938 to 1969 the fictional crime novelist and detective Paul Temple, together with his Fleet Street journalist Steve, solved case after case in one of BBC radio's most popular series. They inhabited a sophisticated world of chilled cocktails and fast cars, where the women were chic and the men wore cravats - a world where Sir Graham Forbes, of Scotland Yard, usually needed Paul's help with his latest tricky case.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1968.

05Mr Wilfred Davis1968032520040227 (BBC7)
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Lathom is blackmailed and the sleuth sees a surprising figure collects the cash.

Lathom is blackmailed and the sleuth stakes out the drop-off, where a surprising figure collects the cash. Stars Peter Coke.

Mr Lathom is blackmailed, and Temple stakes out the drop.

A surprising figure arrives to collect the cash.

Dr Latham is blackmailed and Temple stakes out the drop.

Lathom is blackmailed and the sleuth stakes out the drop-off, where a surprising figure collects the cash.

Stars Peter Coke.

05Paul Temple20081028 (BBC7)
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Lathom is blackmailed and the sleuth sees a surprising figure collects the cash.

Lathom is blackmailed and the sleuth stakes-out the drop-off - where a surprising figure collects the cash.

Francis Durbridge's thriller stars Peter Coke as Paul Temple and Marjorie Westbury as Steve in another intriguing case for BBC radio's smoothest sleuth and his glamorous wife. With James Thomason as Sir Graham Forbes.

From 1938 to 1969 the fictional crime novelist and detective Paul Temple, together with his Fleet Street journalist Steve, solved case after case in one of BBC radio's most popular series. They inhabited a sophisticated world of chilled cocktails and fast cars, where the women were chic and the men wore cravats - a world where Sir Graham Forbes, of Scotland Yard, usually needed Paul's help with his latest tricky case.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1968.

06Mr Lee Brent1968040120040305 (BBC7)
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Mrs Trevelyan's confession doesn't ring true, so our hero seeks assistance.

Mrs Trevelyan's confession doesn't ring true, so our hero seeks assistance from an American counterpart. Stars Peter Coke.

Mrs Trevelyan's confession doesn't ring true - so our hero seeks assistance from an American counterpart.

Stars Peter Coke.

Mrs Trevelyan's confession looks shaky when Paul Temple calls for assistance from an American counterpart.

Mrs Trevelyan has confessed that she is the mysterious Alex, but her claim doesn't stand up to examination.

Mrs Trevelyan's confession looks shaky and Paul Temple calls for assistance from an American counterpart.

Mrs Trevelyan's confession that she is the mysterious Alex looks shaky when Paul Temple calls for assistance from an American counterpart.

06Paul Temple20081029 (BBC7)
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Mrs Trevelyan's confession doesn't ring true, so our hero seeks assistance.

Mrs Trevelyan's confession doesn't ring true, so the sleuth seeks assistance from an American counterpart.

Francis Durbridge's thriller stars Peter Coke as Paul Temple and Marjorie Westbury as Steve in another intriguing case for BBC radio's smoothest sleuth and his glamorous wife. With James Thomason as Sir Graham Forbes.

From 1938 to 1969 the fictional crime novelist and detective Paul Temple, together with his Fleet Street journalist Steve, solved case after case in one of BBC radio's most popular series. They inhabited a sophisticated world of chilled cocktails and fast cars, where the women were chic and the men wore cravats - a world where Sir Graham Forbes, of Scotland Yard, usually needed Paul's help with his latest tricky case.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1968.

07Paul Temple20081030 (BBC7)
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With Leo Brent in danger, the debonair detective returns to Canterbury in search of 'Alex'

The debonair detective returns to Canterbury in search of 'Alex', when Leo Brent looks to be in danger.

Francis Durbridge's thriller stars Peter Coke as Paul Temple and Marjorie Westbury as Steve in another intriguing case for BBC radio's smoothest sleuth and his glamorous wife. With James Thomason as Sir Graham Forbes.

From 1938 to 1969 the fictional crime novelist and detective Paul Temple, together with his Fleet Street journalist Steve, solved case after case in one of BBC radio's most popular series. They inhabited a sophisticated world of chilled cocktails and fast cars, where the women were chic and the men wore cravats - a world where Sir Graham Forbes, of Scotland Yard, usually needed Paul's help with his latest tricky case.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1968.

07The Girl In Brown1968040820040312 (BBC7)
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With Leo Brent in danger, the debonair detective returns to Canterbury in search of 'Alex'

When Leo Brent looks to be in danger, the debonair detective returns to Canterbury in search of 'Alex'. Stars Peter Coke.

The Temples set off for Canterbury on the trail of 'Alex'.

They suspect that their associate Leo is in danger.

The Temples off for Canterbury again on the trail of 'Alex'.

The Temples are on the trail of 'Alex'.

The Temples set off for Canterbury again on the trail of 'Alex'.

When Leo Brent looks to be in danger, the debonair detective returns to Canterbury in search of 'Alex'.

Stars Peter Coke.

08Paul Temple1968041520081031 (BBC7)
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All the key suspects are invited to the sleuth's home to uncover the murderer's identity.

The suave sleuth invites the key players to his home, but has he identified who the blackmailing murderer is?

Francis Durbridge's thriller stars Peter Coke as Paul Temple and Marjorie Westbury as Steve in another intriguing case for BBC radio's smoothest sleuth and his glamorous wife. With James Thomason as Sir Graham Forbes.

From 1938 to 1969 the fictional crime novelist and detective Paul Temple, together with his Fleet Street journalist Steve, solved case after case in one of BBC radio's most popular series. They inhabited a sophisticated world of chilled cocktails and fast cars, where the women were chic and the men wore cravats - a world where Sir Graham Forbes, of Scotland Yard, usually needed Paul's help with his latest tricky case.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in 1968.

08 LASTIntroducing Alex1968041520040319 (BBC7)
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All the key suspects are invited to the sleuth's home to uncover the murderer's identity.

All the key suspects are invited to the sleuth's home to uncover the identity of the blackmailing murderer. Stars Peter Coke.

All the key suspects are invited to the sleuth's home to uncover the identity of the blackmailing murderer.

Stars Peter Coke.

Paul Temple invites the key suspects to his home to reveal the true identity of the blackmailing murderer.

Paul Temple is close to revealing the identity of the murderer who calls himself 'Alex'.

Paul Temple invites the key suspects in The Alex Affair to his home, to reveal the true identity of the blackmailing murderer.