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.


A watch belonging to a man called Valentine is referred to as a the "Valentine Dial". This is a reference to the actor Valentine Dyall.

One scene features a conversation between Mrs Bardell, the housekeeper for Sexton Blake and Tinker, and Mrs Hudson, the housekeeper for Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson. Sexton Blake is often described as "the poor man's Sherlock Holmes".