Richard Griffiths.

Mr Finchley

BBC Radio 2 comedy drama adaptation of Victor Canning's novel. 12 episodes (2 series), 1993 - 1994. Stars Richard Griffiths and James Villiers.

Mr Finchley

Adaptations of Victor Canning's stories about a solicitor's clerk in the early 1930s

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
1993 - 1994
Channel
BBC Radio 2
Episodes
12   (2 series)
Starring
Richard Griffiths and James Villiers
Writers
Victor Canning, Andy Merriman and Eric Merriman

Richard Griffiths stars as Edgar Finchley, the shy solicitor's clerk.

The series follows the adventures of a man and his horse-drawn caravan touring 1930s rural Kent; and latever travelling to Paris for the first time.

Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • Mr Finchley Takes The Road (Series 1)
  • Mr Finchley Goes To Paris (Series 2)

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 13th April 1993 on BBC Radio 2 at 7pm
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 5th July 1994 on BBC Radio 2 at 7pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Saturday 17th August 2019 at 4:30am on Radio 4 Extra