Rumpole Of The Bailey

Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham

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Episodes

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01Rumpole And The Confession Of Guilt1980072120040510 (BBC7)
20050302 (BBC7)
20050303 (BBC7)
20060117 (BBC7)
20060118 (BBC7)
20070509 (BBC7)
20070510 (BBC7)
20080401 (BBC7)
20080402 (BBC7)
20090413 (BBC7)
20090414 (BBC7)
20090418 (BBC7)
20090419 (BBC7)
20091221 (BBC7)
20091222 (BBC7)
20091226 (BBC7)
20120402 (BBC7)
20120403 (BBC7)

The Old Bailey hack recalls the case of an immigrant accused of wounding.

The Old Bailey hack recalls the case of an immigrant accused of wounding. Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

Rumpole receives a few home truths courtesy of his son.

With Maurice Denham.

The Old Bailey hack recalls the case of an immigrant accused of wounding.

Written by John Mortimer and stars Maurice Denham.

Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

02Rumpole And The Dear Departed1980072820040511 (BBC7)
20050303 (BBC7)
20050304 (BBC7)
20060118 (BBC7)
20060119 (BBC7)
20070510 (BBC7)
20070511 (BBC7)
20080402 (BBC7)
20080403 (BBC7)
20090414 (BBC7)
20090415 (BBC7)
20090418 (BBC7)
20090419 (BBC7)
20091222 (BBC7)
20091223 (BBC7)
20091226 (BBC7)
20120403 (BBC7)
20120404 (BBC7)

The Old Bailey hack recalls a fraud case based on some ghostly messages.

The Old Bailey hack recalls a fraud case based on some ghostly messages. Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

Horace Rumpole is suffering from a beastly cold...

and receiving ghostly messages.

The Old Bailey hack recalls a fraud case, based upon some ghostly messages.

Written by John Mortimer and stars Maurice Denham.

Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

03Rumpole And The Gentle Art Of Blackmail1980080420040512 (BBC7)
20050304 (BBC7)
20050305 (BBC7)
20060119 (BBC7)
20060120 (BBC7)
20070511 (BBC7)
20070512 (BBC7)
20080403 (BBC7)
20080404 (BBC7)
20090415 (BBC7)
20090416 (BBC7)
20090418 (BBC7)
20090419 (BBC7)
20091223 (BBC7)
20091224 (BBC7)
20091226 (BBC7)
20120404 (BBC7)
20120405 (BBC7)

The Old Bailey hack recalls a case of extortion at his Oxford College.

The Old Bailey hack recalls a case of extortion at his Oxford College. Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

Blackmail in Oxford? Surely not! Rumpole sorts it out, with help from Bernard Crompton.

Blackmail in Oxford? Surely not! Rumpole sorts it out with help from Geoffrey Bayldon.

The Old Bailey hack recalls a case of extortion at his old Oxford College.

Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

04Rumpole And The Rotten Apple1980081120040513 (BBC7)
20050307 (BBC7)
20050308 (BBC7)
20060120 (BBC7)
20060121 (BBC7)
20070514 (BBC7)
20070515 (BBC7)
20080404 (BBC7)
20080405 (BBC7)
20090416 (BBC7)
20090417 (BBC7)
20090418 (BBC7)
20090419 (BBC7)
20091224 (BBC7)
20091225 (BBC7)
20091226 (BBC7)
20120405 (BBC7)
20120406 (BBC7)

The Old Bailey hack recalls a suspicious case of police force bribery.

The Old Bailey hack recalls a suspicious case of police force bribery. Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

The Old Bailey hack recalls a suspicious case of bribery in the police force.

Written by John Mortimer and stars Maurice Denham.

Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

05Rumpole And The Man Of God1980081820040514 (BBC7)
20050308 (BBC7)
20050309 (BBC7)
20060123 (BBC7)
20060124 (BBC7)
20070515 (BBC7)
20070516 (BBC7)
20080407 (BBC7)
20080408 (BBC7)
20090417 (BBC7)
20090418 (BBC7)
20090419 (BBC7)
20091225 (BBC7)
20091226 (BBC7)
20110422 (BBC7)
20120406 (BBC7)
20120407 (BBC7)

A vicar who steals shirts? Surely not relevant for Rumpole? Horace Rumpole, barrister at law, has to defend a Man of the Cloth.

06Rumpole And The Defence Of Guthrie Featherstone1980082520040517 (BBC7)
20050309 (BBC7)
20050310 (BBC7)
20060124 (BBC7)
20060125 (BBC7)
20070516 (BBC7)
20070517 (BBC7)
20080408 (BBC7)
20080409 (BBC7)
20090420 (BBC7)
20090421 (BBC7)
20090425 (BBC7)
20090426 (BBC7)
20091228 (BBC7)
20091229 (BBC7)
20100102 (BBC7)
20120409 (BBC7)
20120410 (BBC7)

The Old Bailey hack recalls the tale of a philandering member of chambers.

The Old Bailey hack recalls the tale of a philandering member of chambers. Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

Written by John Mortimer and stars Maurice Denham.

Philandering Guthrie Featherstone turns to old chum Rumpole.

Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

07Rumpole And The Show Folk1980090120040518 (BBC7)
20050310 (BBC7)
20050311 (BBC7)
20060125 (BBC7)
20060126 (BBC7)
20070517 (BBC7)
20070518 (BBC7)
20080409 (BBC7)
20080410 (BBC7)
20090421 (BBC7)
20090422 (BBC7)
20090425 (BBC7)
20090426 (BBC7)
20091229 (BBC7)
20091230 (BBC7)
20100102 (BBC7)
20120410 (BBC7)
20120411 (BBC7)

The Old Bailey hack recalls the case of an actress accused of murder.

The Old Bailey hack recalls the case of an actress accused of murder. Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

In the latest case, Old Bailey hack Horace Rumpole wonders if he ever had it in him to tread the boards.

Rumpole finds himself more at home among actors than he thought.

Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

08Rumpole And The Fascist Beast1980090820040519 (BBC7)
20050311 (BBC7)
20050312 (BBC7)
20060126 (BBC7)
20060127 (BBC7)
20070518 (BBC7)
20070519 (BBC7)
20080410 (BBC7)
20080411 (BBC7)
20090422 (BBC7)
20090423 (BBC7)
20090425 (BBC7)
20090426 (BBC7)
20091230 (BBC7)
20091231 (BBC7)
20100102 (BBC7)
20120411 (BBC7)
20120412 (BBC7)

The Old Bailey hack takes on a new pupil and defends a racist politician.

The Old Bailey hack takes on a new pupil and defends a racist politician. Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

Barrister Horace Rumpole takes a new pupil under his wing, with interesting results.

Written by John Mortimer.

Horace Rumpole takes a new pupil under his wing with interesting results.

Written by John Mortimer and stars Maurice Denham.

Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

09Rumpole And The Case Of Identity1980091520040520 (BBC7)
20050314 (BBC7)
20050315 (BBC7)
20060127 (BBC7)
20060128 (BBC7)
20070521 (BBC7)
20070522 (BBC7)
20080411 (BBC7)
20080412 (BBC7)
20090423 (BBC7)
20090424 (BBC7)
20090425 (BBC7)
20090426 (BBC7)
20091231 (BBC7)
20100101 (BBC7)
20100102 (BBC7)
20120412 (BBC7)
20120413 (BBC7)

The Old Bailey hack deals with dubious alibis in court and chambers. Stars Maurice Denham.

The Old Bailey hack deals with dubious alibis in court and in chambers. Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

Featherstone goes dancing - or does he? Rumpole tackles a case of mistaken identity.

With Maurice Denham.

Featherstone goes dancing...

or does he? Rumpole tackles a case of mistaken identity.

Rumpole and the Case of Identity.

Featherstone goes dancing, or does he? Rumpole (Maurice Denham) tackles a case of mistaken identity.

The Old Bailey hack deals with dubious alibis in court and in chambers.

Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

10Rumpole And The Expert Witness1980092220040521 (BBC7)
20050315 (BBC7)
20050316 (BBC7)
20060130 (BBC7)
20060131 (BBC7)
20070522 (BBC7)
20070523 (BBC7)
20080414 (BBC7)
20080415 (BBC7)
20090424 (BBC7)
20090425 (BBC7)
20090426 (BBC7)
20100101 (BBC7)
20100102 (BBC7)
20120413 (BBC7)
20120414 (BBC7)

The Old Bailey hack recalls the case of a GP accused of killing his wife.

The Old Bailey hack recalls the case of a GP accused of killing his wife. Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

Rumpole strives to prove the innocence of a young doctor.

The Old Bailey hack recalls the case of a doctor accused of killing his wife.

Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

11Rumpole And The Course Of True Love1980092920040524 (BBC7)
20050316 (BBC7)
20050317 (BBC7)
20060131 (BBC7)
20060201 (BBC7)
20070523 (BBC7)
20070524 (BBC7)
20080415 (BBC7)
20080416 (BBC7)
20100104 (BBC7)
20100105 (BBC7)
20100109 (BBC7)
20120416 (BBC7)
20120417 (BBC7)

Rumpole encounters an old friend, now a Judge, but will this make his case easier?

The Old Bailey hack muses on the case of a teacher accused of seduction.

Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

The Old Bailey hack muses on the case of a teacher accused of seduction. Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

12Rumpole And The Perils Of The Sea1980100620040525 (BBC7)
20050317 (BBC7)
20050318 (BBC7)
20060201 (BBC7)
20060202 (BBC7)
20070524 (BBC7)
20070525 (BBC7)
20080416 (BBC7)
20080417 (BBC7)
20100105 (BBC7)
20100106 (BBC7)
20100109 (BBC7)
20120417 (BBC7)
20120418 (BBC7)

The Old Bailey hack recalls a case of murder. How did Barney Bateman die? Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

The Old Bailey hack recalls a case of murder. How did Barney Bateman die?

Man overboard! How did Barney Bateman really die? Rumpole wants to know.

The Old Bailey hack recalls a case of murder.

How did Barney Bateman die?

How did Barney Bateman die? Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

13 LASTRumpole And The Age Of Retirement1980101320040526 (BBC7)
20050318 (BBC7)
20050319 (BBC7)
20060202 (BBC7)
20060203 (BBC7)
20070525 (BBC7)
20070526 (BBC7)
20080417 (BBC7)
20080418 (BBC7)
20100106 (BBC7)
20100107 (BBC7)
20100109 (BBC7)
20120418 (BBC7)
20120419 (BBC7)

The Old Bailey hack reconsiders his future - as does a hardened thief.

The Old Bailey hack reconsiders his future - as does a hardened thief. Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.

Rumpole thinks about retirement when he loses a case, and similar thoughts occur to an elderly thief.

Rumpole is forced to think about retirement when he loses a case.

A thief is thinking the same.

Similar thoughts pass through the mind of an elderly thief.

Rumpole's forced to think about retirement when he loses a case and similar thoughts pass through the mind of an elderly thief.

Rumpole is forced to think about retirement when he loses a case and similar thoughts pass through the mind of an elderly thief.

Written by John Mortimer and starring Maurice Denham.