The Scarlet Pimpernel

An eight part abridgement by Sarah Kilgarriff of Baroness Orczy's tale of heroism and adventure, read by Damian Lewis

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Episodes

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01The League Of The Scarlet Pimpernel20030418

The elusive Scarlet Pimpernel and his men snatch another innocent victim from the jaws of the guillotine.

02At The Inn - Marguerite St Just20030425
03Lord Grenville's Ball20030502

Lady Blakeney is told to seek out the Scarlet Pimpernel at Lord Grenville's ball.

04Richmond20030509

Lady Blakeney discusses with her husband Sir Percy the price she is having to pay to save her brother's head.

05Calais20030516

The Scarlett Pimpernel's identity is revealed.

06The Trap20030523
07Pursuit20030530

Convinced that the Pimpernel is an English aristocrat, Robespierre sends Chauvelin to discover his identity.

08 LASTEscape20030606

What future for the Scarlet Pimpernel, as Chauvelin and his men close in?