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Inspector Steine

BBC Radio 4 comedy drama. 25 episodes (4 series), 2007 - 2013. Stars Michael Fenton Stevens, John Ramm, Matt Green, Jan Ravens, Samantha Spiro, Janet Ellis and Robert Bathurst.

The Return Of Inspector Steine

1. Towards The End

First broadcast: Monday 17th October 2011

A severed head arrives in a box at Brighton police station; evil Mrs Vine has got a cunning plan to wreak havoc.

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2. Nearer To The End

First broadcast: Monday 24th October 2011

Captain Mad Hoagy tackles a bomb, Twitten uses reverse psychology on Inspector Steine, and evil Mrs Vine meets her match.

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3. The End in Sight

First broadcast: Monday 31st October 2011

The Brighton police force look set to be movie stars, while Mrs G's singing wins a prize and Captain Hoagland's heart.


4. The Home Stretch

First broadcast: Monday 7th November 2011

Mrs Vine hypnotises Steine and uses gulls to lay siege to the Brighton police force, while Mrs G learns Hoagy's secret.


5. Not Long

First broadcast: Monday 14th November 2011

Under siege from seagull attack, the Brighton police team share secrets of their past, till Hoagland sets them free.


6. The End

First broadcast: Monday 21st November 2011

The Brighton boys in blue see off the threatening seagulls, help Hoagy dispose of a mine and say farewell to Adelaide Vine.


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The Return of Inspector Steine

Release date: Friday 12th July 2013

Series 4 of Lynne Truss's popular BBC Radio comedy thriller. It is 1957, and WWII bomb disposal hero Captain 'mad Hoagy' Hoagland, now fallen on hard times, appears at Brighton Police Station to deliver two boxes. One contains a silver truncheon; an award for valour for Sergeant Brunswick. The other...