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Episode List


Season 10

18 Jan. 1959
The Skin Game
A bitter business rivalry turns into something more personal, more deadly.
22 Mar. 1959
Mary Rose
Just who is the mysterious Mary Rose - a creature of this earth or something altogether more ethereal?
29 Mar. 1959
A Nest of Robins
The action takes place in Gloria Farraday's home in London. Time: Summer 1949.
5 Apr. 1959
The Small Back Room
Sammy Rice - prevented by an artificial foot from military service in World War II - is instead a "back room boy", a life he finds frustrating in the extreme.
31 May 1959
Berkeley Square
A young American man is transported back to London in the time of the American Revolution and meets his ancestors.
14 Jun. 1959
The Philadelphia Story
When a rich woman's ex-husband and a tabloid-type reporter turn up just before her planned remarriage, she begins to learn the truth about herself.
2 Aug. 1959
Brian Rix Presents #7: Beside the Seaside
The tyrannical landlady Mrs Austin terrorises her lodgers with her bread and butter pudding, while newlyweds Mr and Mrs Pepper realise that marriage is no honeymoon and Wilf and Ethel Pearson try to prevent their daughter Sally from running off with a local "theatrical" trickster. Chaos abounds in this stormy seaside resort.
16 Aug. 1959
Whistling in the Dark (II)
Radio crime show host 'The Fox' along with his fiancée and ex-girlfriend are kidnapped by a larcenous cult who demand that he help them plan a perfect murder.
6 Sep. 1959
The Millionairess
A Millionairess and a doctor cannot marry until they meet conditions set-up by their respective parents.
22 Nov. 1959
The Velvet Alley
Will Ernie Pandish finally find success as a writer?
12 Apr. 1959
Maigret and the Lost Life
Todays theme: Maigret and the Lost Life.