The Adventures Of Sexton Blake. Sexton Blake (Simon Jones). Copyright: Perfectly Normal Productions.

The Adventures Of Sexton Blake

BBC Radio 2 comedy drama. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2009. Stars Simon Jones, Wayne Forester, June Whitfield, Lorelei King and Felicity Duncan.

Series 1, Episode 1 - The Mystery Train of Death

Britain's iconic and most prolifically chronicled sleuth explodes back into action in a new series, 40 years after his last public incarnation. In their first adventure, Sexton Blake comes across a murder on a train.

Broadcast details

Friday 31st July 2009
BBC Radio 2
15 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Simon Jones Sexton Blake
Wayne Forester Tinker
June Whitfield Mrs Bardell
Lorelei King Miss Elizabeth Mary-Louise Tarabelle Beauchamp
Guest cast
Graham Hoadly Professor Kew
Malcolm Brown Archbishop
Simon Treves Alderman
Writing team
Mil Millington (as Mr Millington) Writer
Jonathan Nash (as Mr Nash) Writer
Production team
Dirk Maggs Director
David Morley Producer


Sexton Blake

A guide to Sexton Blake, adventuring detective.

Featuring: Simon Jones (Sexton Blake).


A look at Sexton's plucky and hungry assistant Tinker.

Featuring: Simon Jones (Sexton Blake), Wayne Forester (Tinker), June Whitfield (Mrs Bardell).


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