Strong Poison [serial]

Dorothy L.

Sayer's amateur sleuth, Lord Peter Wimsey, has another case to solve this week.

In this 6 part dramatisation, writer Harriet Vane is charged with poisoning Philip Boyes, her former lover and fellow novelist.

Can Wimsey find the real poisoner in time to save her from the gallows? Ian Carmichael, Carleton Hobbs, Ann Bell and Peter Jones star.

Episodes

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LPW01The Old Bailey1976051720050609 (BBC7)
20050610 (BBC7)
20060531 (BBC7)
20060601 (BBC7)
20070423 (BBC7)
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20080826 (BBC7)
20080827 (BBC7)
20110121 (BBC7)
20110122 (BBC7)
20121212 (BBC7)
20121213 (BBC7)

Dorothy L.

Sayer's amateur sleuth, Lord Peter Wimsey, has another case to solve this week.

In this 6 part dramatisation, writer Harriet Vane is charged with poisoning Philip Boyes, her former lover and fellow novelist.

Can Wimsey find the real poisoner in time to save her from the gallows? Ian Carmichael, Carleton Hobbs, Ann Bell and Peter Jones star.Lord Peter Wimsey sets out to clear an authoress accused of killing her lover.

Dorothy L Sayers mystery with Ian Carmichael.

The trial of crime novelist Harriet Vane who is accused of murdering her lover.

When authoress Harriet Vane is accused of poisoning her lover, Lord Peter Wimsey feels honour-bound to help.

Stars Ian Carmichael.

Lord Peter Wimsey sets out to clear an authoress accused of killing her lover.

Lord Peter Wimsey sets out to clear an authoress accused of killing her lover. Dorothy L Sayers mystery with Ian Carmichael.

LPW02Ten Minutes In Bloomsbury1976052420060601 (BBC7)
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20080827 (BBC7)
20080828 (BBC7)
20110124 (BBC7)
20110125 (BBC7)
20121213 (BBC7)
20121214 (BBC7)

Lord Peter Wimsey tries to find out if someone else could have killed Mr Boyes or was it suicide.

With Harriet Vane in custody, Lord Peter Wimsey enlists inside help to clear her name.

Stars Ian Carmichael.

Lord Peter Wimsey enlists inside help to try and clear authoress Harriet Vane.

Dorothy L Sayers mystery with Ian Carmichael.

Lord Peter Wimsey enlists inside help to try and clear authoress Harriet Vane. Dorothy L Sayers mystery with Ian Carmichael.

LPW03Norman Urquhart1976053120050613 (BBC7)
20050614 (BBC7)
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20070425 (BBC7)
20070426 (BBC7)
20080828 (BBC7)
20080829 (BBC7)
20110125 (BBC7)
20110126 (BBC7)
20121214 (BBC7)
20121215 (BBC7)

Lord Peter Wimsey finds that a plain, simple dinner was cooked and that suicide is looking more probable.

Lord Peter Wimsey wonders whether Harriet's lover had committed suicide because of a changed will.

Stars Ian Carmichael.

Lord Peter Wimsey ponders a changed will - and whether Harriet's lover took his own life.

Stars Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones.

Lord Peter Wimsey ponders a changed will - and whether Harriet's lover took his own life. Stars Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones.

LPW04Miss Murchison1976060720050614 (BBC7)
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20110126 (BBC7)
20110127 (BBC7)
20121217 (BBC7)
20121218 (BBC7)

is asked to do something illegal by Lord Peter Wimsey.

Christmas interrupts Lord Peter Wimsey, but a suspicious packet of powder isn't what it seems.

Stars Ian Carmichael.

Christmas halts Wimsey's investigation - but some suspicious powder isn't what it seems.

Christmas interrupts Lord Peter Wimsey's investigation - but some suspicious powder isn't what it seems.

Christmas interrupts Lord Peter Wimsey's investigation - but some suspicious powder isn't what it seems. Stars Ian Carmichael

LPW05Pongo1976061420050615 (BBC7)
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20070427 (BBC7)
20070428 (BBC7)
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20080902 (BBC7)
20110127 (BBC7)
20110128 (BBC7)
20121218 (BBC7)
20121219 (BBC7)

Lord Peter Wimsey's suicide theory is thrown out, but a stolen will reveals some interesting facts.

Lord Peter Wimsey's trail goes cold - until a stolen will brings fresh enlightenment.

Stars Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones.

Lord Peter Wimsey's trail goes cold - until a stolen will brings fresh enlightenment. Stars Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones

LPW06 LASTTurkish Delight1976062120050616 (BBC7)
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20070501 (BBC7)
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20080903 (BBC7)
20110128 (BBC7)
20110129 (BBC7)
20121219 (BBC7)
20121220 (BBC7)

Lord Peter Wimsey discovers the truth.

Can Lord Peter Wimsey clear Harriet's name and can he get her to take his? Stars Ian Carmichael.

Can Lord Peter Wimsey finally clear Harriet Vane's name - and persuade her to take his?

Can Lord Peter Wimsey finally clear Harriet Vane's name - and persuade her to take his? Stars Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones.