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Charles Dickens

This page documents the Charles Dickens radio shows, as well as adaptations of other series, which have aired on the BBC.

Series with more than one episode, but no list of names below that item, featured untitled episodes.

  • A Tale of Two Cities
  • The Chimes
  • The Haunted Man and the Ghost's Bargain
  • The Signalman (Read by Emlyn Williams)
  • A House to Let
  • The Story of the Goblins who Stole a Sexton
  • Dombey and Son (4 episodes)
  • Mrs Lirriper (3 episodes)
  • Oliver Twist
    1. Asking for More
    2. Pickpocket!
    3. Masks and Pistols
    4. Dark Secrets
    5. Betrayal
    6. Hue and Cry
  • The Mystery of Edwin Drood
    1. Orphans
    2. A Disappearance
    3. An Arrival
    4. A Performance
    5. Redress
  • Hard Times (4 episodes)
  • Our Mutual Friend
    1. Cut Adrift
    2. The Golden Dustman
    3. The Doll's Dressmaker
    4. A Riddle Without an Answer
    5. Some Affairs of the Heart
    6. A Flight and a Fall
    7. Meaning Mischief
    8. Setting Traps
    9. A Cry for Help
    10. The Trap Springs
  • The Old Curiosity Shop (25 episodes)

Sketches By Boz

Series 1

  • The Tuggses at Ramsgate
  • The Bloomsbury Christening
  • The Great Winglebury Duel
  • The Private Theatricals of Mrs Joseph Porter
  • Mr Watkins Tottle

Series 2

  • Love and Oysters
  • The Steam Excursion
  • Sentiment
  • The Boarding House
  • Horatio Sparkins

Tales of the Supernatural

  • Trial for Murder
  • Chips Bargain with the Devil
  • The Signalman (Read by Adrian Scarborough)
  • A Madman's Manuscript
  • The Queer Chair