Peter Tinniswood

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Episodes

TitleRepeatedComments
Dorothy, A Manager's Wife20091209 (BBC7)
20141111 (BBC7)
20141112 (BBC7)

A resentful soccer spouse rants about the game and her football manager husband.

A resentful soccer spouse rants about the game and her football manager husband. Stars Pauline Collins and Timothy West.

I Always Take Long Walks20141209 (BBC7)
20141210 (BBC7)

Dame Judi Dench, playing the wife of a man addicted to cricket, shares private thoughts.

Dame Judi Dench plays Enid, the wife of a man addicted to cricket.

She shares with us her private thoughts - many of which she has while taking walks - on cricket, kitchen units and life with her husband.

Written by Peter Tinniswood. Director: John Tydeman

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1991.

On The Train To Chemnitz20080109 (BBC7)
20140409 (BBC7)
20140410 (BBC7)

Vivid storytellers Aubrey and Dorinda inhabit a claustrophobic world fuelled by guilt.

Vivid storytellers Aubrey and Dorinda inhabit a claustrophobic world fuelled by guilt. Stars Paul Scofield and Fiona Shaw.

The Duvet Lady20080110 (BBC7)
20141016 (BBC7)
20141017 (BBC7)

Wrapped in a duvet, Edna recalls younger days. Will she emerge for an evening engagement?

Wrapped in a duvet, Edna recalls her younger days. Will she ever emerge for an evening engagement? Billie Whitelaw stars as Edna in Peter Tinniswood's play.

The Governor's Consort20071026 (BBC7)
20140505 (BBC7)
20140506 (BBC7)

Lady Edith's life-changing boat ride to the South Atlantic.

Lady Edith's life-changing boat ride to the South Atlantic. Written by Peter Tinniswood for Mary Wimbush.

The House Swap20071123 (BBC7)
20150508 (BBC7)
20150509 (BBC7)

Sid is an American struggling to come to terms with English life. Stars Penelope Wilton.

Sid is an American struggling to come to terms with English life. Earthy drama starring Penelope Wilton and William Hootkins.

The Last Obit

The Scan20110103 (BBC7)
20140926 (BBC7)
20140927 (BBC7)

Compulsive talker Ernest seeks reassurance from a protective nurse.

Compulsive talker Ernest seeks reassurance from a protective nurse. Stars Roy Hudd and Judy Cornwell.

The Sitter20130718 (BBC7)
20150206 (BBC7)
20150207 (BBC7)

A new visitor inspires memories of Bulldog's death-defying flights and exotic love affairs

Bulldog is 82 when a new visitor inspires memories of his death-defying flights and exotic love affairs. Stars Maurice Denham.

Verona: A Conspiracy Of Parrots20141008 (BBC7)
20141009 (BBC7)

Can a 'slightly elderly lady' keep her bird collection out of the hands of the auctioneer?

Can Verona, a 'slightly elderly lady', keep her bird collection out of the hands of the auctioneer? Stars Stephanie Cole.