Babblewick Hall. Fenton Babblewick (Nicholas Le Prevost). Copyright: BBC.

Babblewick Hall

BBC Radio 4 sitcom about a country squire. 10 episodes (2 series), 1995 - 1998. Stars Nicholas Le Prevost and Forbes Masson.

Babblewick Hall

The story of Fenton Babblewick, a confused 18th century squire

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1995 - 1998
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
10   (2 series)
Starring
Nicholas Le Prevost and Forbes Masson
Writer
Scott Cherry
Producer
Paul Schlesinger

Set in the 18th century, Fenton Babblewick (Nicholas Le Prevost) is an idealistic man who suddenly inherits his uncle's estate in Yorkshire. For him, this perfect chance of creating his utopian ideas. His manservant August Snipe (Forbes Masson) however is less keen, with the estate full of animals, the house is cold, and it is too far away from London.

Production Details

Production company
Soundtrack
Music composed by Paul Mottram.
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Wednesday 27th December 1995 on BBC Radio 4 at 12:25pm
Last new broadcast
Friday 25th September 1998 on BBC Radio 4 at 11:30am
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Saturday 19th October 2019 at 5:00am on Radio 4 Extra