Thorne Investigates

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Unto the Grave

The first of three classic thrillers by John Penn , featuring Det Supt Thome and Det Sgt Abbot.

A body floating in the pool of a luxury Cotswold hotel leads to a hunt for a dangerous killer.

Dramatised by Melville Jones Director Martin Jenkins

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Unknown: John Penn

Unknown: Det Supt Thome

Unknown: Det Sgt Abbot.

Dramatised By: Melville Jones

Director: Martin Jenkins

Det Supt Thorne: John Castle

Miranda, his uife: Tessa Worsley

John Kempton: Stephen Thorne

Rose Kempton: Diana Bishop

Tom Latimer: Jonathan Tafler

Polly Raven: Karen Ascoe

Vern Raven: James Goode

Mrs Fowler: Pauline Letts

Mr Fowler: Alan Dudley

Mrs Blair: Sheila Grant

Mr Blair: Tim Reynolds

Paul Kempton: Kim Wall

Helen Dearden: Eve Karpf

Roy Martlake: John Hollis

Cassandra Gray: Jennifer Piercey

Canon Hurley: Peter Howell

Mrs Hurley: Rachel Gurney

Alice: Deborah Makepeace

Det Sgt Abbot: Andrew Branch

Dr Band: Gordon Reid

Margery Swinson: Jo Manning Wilson

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Mortal Term

The second of three classic thrillers by John Penn , featuring Det Supt Thorne and Det Sgt Abbot.

A killer is unmasked in a case involving a minor public school.

Dramatised by Melville Jones Director Martin Jenkins

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930308]

Unknown: John Penn

Unknown: Det Supt Thorne

Unknown: Det Sgt Abbot.

Dramatised By: Melville Jones

Director: Martin Jenkins

Det Supt Thorne: John Castle

Hugh Royston: John Samson

John Quarry: James Greene

Helen Quarry: Penelope Lee

Mark joyner: Stuart Organ

Frances Bell: Auriol Smith

Sylvia Royston: Victoria Carling

Paula Danby: Elizabeth Mansfield

Steven Layton: Jonathan Tarer

Sgt Court: Ian Lindsay

Jane HilmorelMoira Gale: Jane Wittenshaw

MarkPkrson: Paul Downing

Tony Gierey: Stephen Garlick

Det Sgt Abbot: Andrew Branch

Mr Gale: David King

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Double Negative

The last of three classic thrillers by John Penn , featuring Det Supt Thome and Det Sgt Abbot. The mysterious disappearance of a number of young women leads the police into a series of extraordinary exposures.

Dramatised by Melville Jones from the novel

Outrageous Exposure Director Martin Jenkins

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930315]

Unknown: John Penn

Dramatised By: Melville Jones

Director: Martin Jenkins

Det Supt Thorne: John Castle

Det Sgt Abbot: Andrew Branch

Peter Cousins: Jonathan Tafler

Brian Doyle: Matthew Morgan

DrAvery: Michael Cochrane

Quentin Woods: Benjamin Whitrow

Miss Foyk: Diana Payan

Miss Gower: Jill Graham

Kate Minden: Jane Whittenshaw

Stephen Minden: David Holt

Mrs Richards: Kate Binchey

Hunter: Philip Anthony

Mary Rush: Theresa Gallagher

Linda Jackson: Sandra Jamesyoung

Pathologist: John Baddeley