Delve Special. David Lander (Stephen Fry). Copyright: BBC
Delve Special

Delve Special

  • Radio comedy
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1984 - 1987
  • 16 episodes (4 series)

Stephen Fry stars as investigative reporter David Lander. Also features Jack Klaff, Brenda Blethyn, Mark Arden, Felicity Montagu, Robert Bathurst and more.

Episode menu

Series 4, Episode 4 - The Resurrection Of St Jerome

Intrepid reporter David Lander probes the extravagant lifestyle of Caribbean despot Felipe Delnazo and his wife Isabella.

Broadcast details

Friday 18th September 1987
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 11th April 2012 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 13th May 2014 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 3rd November 2015 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 23rd August 2017 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 24th April 2019 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 31st July 2022 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 6th August 2022 2:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 7th August 2022 2:00am Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 3rd April 2024 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Stephen Fry David Lander
Brenda Blethyn Ensemble Actor
Mark Arden Ensemble Actor
Robert Bathurst Ensemble Actor
Philip Pope (as Phil Pope) Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Andrew Sachs Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Tony Sarchet Writer
Production team
Paul Mayhew-Archer Producer

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