Treasure Island

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20071231

John le Carre reads Robert Louis Stevenson's classic adventure story, abridged by Katrin Williams.

1/5. The Old Sea Dog

Jim Hawkins finds the treasure map in old Billy Bones's sea-chest.

20080101

John le Carre reads Robert Louis Stevenson's classic adventure story, abridged by Katrin Williams.

2/5. The Sea Cook

Jim meets the crippled sea cook Long John Silver and soon discovers that there is much more to him than meets the eye.

20080102

John le Carre reads Robert Louis Stevenson's classic adventure story, abridged by Katrin Williams.

3/5. The Man of the Island

Jim begins his exploration of the island and encounters the castaway Ben Gunn.

20080103

John le Carre reads Robert Louis Stevenson's classic adventure story, abridged by Katrin Williams.

4/5. Israel Hands

Jim finds himself in mortal combat with a vicious and cunning pirate.

20080104

John le Carre reads Robert Louis Stevenson's classic adventure story, abridged by Katrin Williams.

5/5. The Treasure Hunt

Jim Hawkins and the pirates, led by Long John Silver, go in search of Flint's buried treasure.

20080905

The Novel That Changed My Life

Well known figures talk about influential novels.

6/6. Alex James sets off on a fantastic adventure with young Jim Hawkins and the ruthless pirate, Long John Silver, in Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19901029]

Unknown: Louis Stevenson

Dramatised By: John Scotney

Director: Martin Jenkins.

Long John Silver: Peter Jeffrey

Israel Hands: Glyn Houston

Ben Gunn: Hugh Paddick

Squire Trelawney: John Moffatt

Dr Livesey: Geoffrey Whitehead

Jim Hawkins: Ben Rodska

Flint: David King

Billy Bones: Brian Haines

Mrs Hawkins: Tessa Worsley

Mrs Silver: Tessa Worsley

Black Dog: Michael Kilgarriff

Anderson: Michael Kilgarriff

Blind Pew: Anthony Hall

Dick: Brian Miller

Tom Morgan: John Bull

George Merry: John Hollis

Dance: Paul Downing

Gray: Paul Downing

Joyce: David Goodland

Commander: David Goodland

Captain Smollett: Stephen Thorne

Allan: Charles Simpson

Rating: Charles Simpson

Captain Flint: Wally K Daly

Genome: [r4 Bd=19901029]

Unknown: Louis Stevenson

Dramatised By: John Scotney

Director: Martin Jenkins.

Long John Silver: Peter Jeffrey

Israel Hands: Glyn Houston

Ben Gunn: Hugh Paddick

Squire Trelawney: John Moffatt

Dr Livesey: Geoffrey Whitehead

Jim Hawkins: Ben Rodska

Flint: David King

Billy Bones: Brian Haines

Mrs Hawkins: Tessa Worsley

Mrs Silver: Tessa Worsley

Black Dog: Michael Kilgarriff

Anderson: Michael Kilgarriff

Blind Pew: Anthony Hall

Dick: Brian Miller

Tom Morgan: John Bull

George Merry: John Hollis

Dance: Paul Downing

Gray: Paul Downing

Joyce: David Goodland

Commander: David Goodland

Captain Smollett: Stephen Thorne

Allan: Charles Simpson

Rating: Charles Simpson

Captain Flint: Wally K Daly

Programme Catalogue - Details: 25 December 198919901029

BBC Programme Number: 89DA6114

First broadcast on 1989-12-25

Recorded on 1989-09-21

Producer: M. JENKINS

Next in series: 01 January 1995

Previous in series: 28 November 1985

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Broadcast history

25 Dec 1989 15:02-16:30 (RADIO 4)

29 Oct 1990 15:02-16:30 (RADIO 4)

Programme Catalogue - Station

Radio 4

AR01The Old Sea Dog

AR02The Sea Cook

AR04Israel Hands

AR05The Treasure Hunt