Episodes: 1975

GANGSTERS (9 Jan 1975)

Essay on one scene by David Rolinson
wr. Philip Martin
pr. David Rose
dr. Philip Saville Essay by Oliver Wake
Gangsters was released on DVD by the BBC/2Entertain in 2006 (as part of Gangsters: The Complete Series)

THE AFTER DINNER GAME (16 Jan 1975)

wr. Malcolm Bradbury, Christopher Bigsby
pr. David Rose
dr. Robert Knights

BREATH (23 Jan 1975)

wr. Elaine Feinstein
pr. David Rose
dr. Matthew Robinson

THE DEATH OF A YOUNG YOUNG MAN (30 Jan 1975)

wr. Willy Russell
pr. David Rose
dr. Viktors Ritelis
Only part of this exists

SUNSET ACROSS THE BAY (20 Feb 1975)

Essay by David Rolinson
wr. Alan Bennett
pr. Innes Lloyd
dr. Stephen Frears
Sunset Across the Bay was released on DVD by the BBC/2Entertain in 2009 (as part of Alan Bennett at the BBC)
Sunset Across the Bay is currently available online from BBC Store [information correct as of July 2016]

FUNNY FARM (27 Feb 1975)

Essay by David Rolinson
wr. Roy Minton
pr. Mark Shivas
dr. Alan Clarke Essay by David Rolinson
Funny Farm was released on DVD and blu ray in 2016 (as part of Alan Clarke at the BBC)

GOODBYE (6 Mar 1975)

wr. Hugh Whitemore, book William Samson
pr. Kenith Trodd
dr. Gavin Millar

JUST ANOTHER SATURDAY (13 Mar 1975)

wr. Peter McDougall
pr. Graeme McDonald
dr. John Mackenzie
Just Another Saturday was released on DVD by John Williams Productions in 2007 (as part of The Peter McDougall Collection)

CHILD OF HOPE (24 Apr 1975)

wr. John Elliott (book Joel Carlson)
pr. Graeme McDonald
dr. Graham Evans

THE SATURDAY PARTY (1 May 1975)

wr. Brian Clark
pr. Mark Shivas
dr. Barry Davis

WEDNESDAY LOVE (8 May 1975)

wr. Arthur Hopcraft
pr. Graeme McDonald
dr. Michael Apted

THE DANDELION CLOCK (15 May 1975)

wr. Wilson John Haire
pr. Ann Scott
dr. John Bruce
No recording exists

BRASSNECK (22 May 1975)

wr. Howard Brenton, David Hare
pr. Graeme McDonald
dr. Mike Newell

THE FLOATER (29 May 1975)

wr. Peter Prince
pr. Graeme McDonald
dr. Barry Davis

PLAINTIFFS AND DEFENDANTS (14 Oct 1975)

wr. Simon Gray
pr. Kenith Trodd
dr. Michael Lindsay-Hogg

TWO SUNDAYS (21 Oct 1975)

wr. Simon Gray
pr. Kenith Trodd
dr. Michael Lindsay-Hogg

MOSS (28 Oct 1975)

wr. Bernard Kops
pr. Irene Shubik
dr. Philip Saville Essay by Oliver Wake

84, CHARING CROSS ROAD (4 Nov 1975)

Essay by John Wheatcroft
wr. Hugh Whitemore (book Helen Hanff)
pr. Mark Shivas
dr. Mark Cullingham

KEEP AN EYE ON ALBERT (11 Nov 1975)

wr. Brian Glover
pr. Ann Scott
dr. Michael Tuchner

CHILDREN OF THE SUN (18 Nov 1975)

wr. Michael O’ Neill, Jeremy Seabrook
pr. Ann Scott
dr. Viktors Ritelis
No recording exists

AFTER THE SOLO (25 Nov 1975)

wr. John Challen
pr. Ann Scott
dr. Moira Armstrong

THROUGH THE NIGHT (2 Dec 1975)

Essay by John Williams (for Screenonline)
wr. Trevor Griffiths Essay by John Williams (for Screenonline)
pr. Ann Scott
dr. Michael Lindsay-Hogg

A PASSAGE TO ENGLAND (9 Dec 1975)

wr. Leon Griffiths
pr. Kenith Trodd
dr. John Mackenzie

RUMPOLE OF THE BAILEY (16 Dec 1975)

Essay by John Wheatcroft
wr. John Mortimer
pr. Irene Shubik
dr. John Gorrie
Rumpole of the Bailey was released on DVD by Acorn Media in 2007 (as Rumpole and the Confession of Guilt)

Go to: 1976.

For researchers interested in these plays and their archival status, we strongly recommend the BBC drama research guide available here from Kaleidoscope.

Updates:
28 April 2015: simplified layout; added producer credits; added archival status; added details of DVD availability; made minor corrections.
8 June 2015: minor format corrections; added ‘go to’ links.
10 July 2016: updated release information; minor format standardisation.