Description - McLevy The Collected Editions: Series 5 & 6 by David Ashton
Brian Cox stars as the Edinburgh detective in eight episodes of the BBC Radio 4 series.
Inspired by the real-life memoirs of a Victorian Inspector in Scotland, James McLevy prowls the dark streets of 1860s Edinburgh bringing criminals to justice, with the assistance of Constable Mulholland.
To Keep Him Honest: With big bets on a champion boxing match, the local crooks keep McLevy busy.
Picture of Innocence: A high court judge is dead, and suspicion falls on his wife.
The Chosen One: 'The Princess of the Occult' is a sell-out success, but McLevy thinks she's a fraud.
The Reckoning: As Jean prepares for a wedding, death stalks McLevy.
A Bolt from the Blue: A corpse is found floating in Leith docks.
End of the Line: Two ladies discover the body of a drunken Italian aristocrat at Waverley station.
Jack O'Diamonds: Jean Brash plans revenge on a sadistic client, but he is not a man to cross lightly.
Queen Of Spades: Jean's battle with Caleb Grant has heartbreaking consequences.
Written by David Ashton, these atmospheric radio dramas co-star Siobhan Redmond as Jean Brash and Michael Perceval-Maxwell as Constable Mulholland.Duration: 6 hours approx.
Buy McLevy The Collected Editions: Series 5 & 6 by David Ashton from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
(143mm x 141mm x 24mm)
BBC Physical Audio
Publisher: BBC Audio, A Division Of Random House
Country of Publication:
Book Reviews - McLevy The Collected Editions: Series 5 & 6 by David Ashton
Author Biography - David Ashton
David Ashton is a Scottish actor and writer. Trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London, 1964-67, he has acted in a wide variety of film, television, theatre and radio roles. He has also developed a parallel career as a writer of fiction, film and television screenplays and plays for theatre and radio. His radio play The Old Ladies at the Zoo, which starred Peggy Mount and Liz Smith, won the Radio Times Drama Award in 1985.