The Russian Connection

Episodes

TitleFirst
Broadcast
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Programme Catalogue - Details: 09 May 199019900513

First broadcast on 1990-05-09

Producer: REID, A

Description

Who was "Peter the Painter" said to be the brain behind a series of armed robberies which culminated in the Siege of Sidney Street in 1911? A safebreaker from the time offers a startling clue.

Written by Jo ANDERSON.

Subject Categories

historical drama programmes (genre)

sidney street siege

Broadcast history

09 May 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

13 May 1990 22:15-23:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Geoffrey Whitehead (Actor)

Timothy West (Actor)

John Bull (Actor)

David King (Actor)

Geoffrey Collins (Actor)

Vincent Brimble (Actor)

John Gabriel (Actor)

Jack Watson (Actor)

David Goudge (Actor)

Dale Rapley (Actor)

Howard Goorney (Actor)

Terry O'Sullivan (Actor)

Leslie Cousins (Actor)

Philip Manukim (Actor)

Jo Anderson (Author)

Alec Reid (Producer)

Recorded on 1989-11-19

Programme Catalogue - Details: 1990050919900509

09 May 1990

Producer: REID, A

Description

Who was "Peter the Painter" said to be the brain behind a series of armed robberies which culminated in the Siege of Sidney Street in 1911? A safebreaker from the time offers a startling clue.

Written by Jo ANDERSON.

Subject Categories

historical drama programmes (genre)

sidney street siege

Broadcast history

09 May 1990 11:02-11:47 (RADIO 4)

13 May 1990 22:15-23:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Geoffrey Whitehead (Actor)

Timothy West (Actor)

John Bull (Actor)

David King (Actor)

Geoffrey Collins (Actor)

Vincent Brimble (Actor)

John Gabriel (Actor)

Jack Watson (Actor)

David Goudge (Actor)

Dale Rapley (Actor)

Howard Goorney (Actor)

Terry O'Sullivan (Actor)

Leslie Cousins (Actor)

Philip Manukim (Actor)

Jo Anderson (Author)

Alec Reid (Producer)

Recorded on 1989-11-19