The Amazing Test Match Crime. Copyright: BBC.

The Amazing Test Match Crime

BBC Radio 4 comedy drama about crime and cricket. 1 episode in 1989. Stars Madeline Smith, Trevor Nichols, Tom Wilkinson, Nicholas Le Prevost and others.

The Amazing Test Match Crime. Copyright: BBC.

The Amazing Test Match Crime

Comedy about a plan to destroy Britain by ruining cricket

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
1989
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
1
Starring
Madeline Smith, Trevor Nichols, Tom Wilkinson, Nicholas Le Prevost, Bill Paterson, Brian Johnston, Garard Green, Danny Schiller and others
Writers
Adrian Alington and Peter Thomson

A dastardly plot to destroy the British, by wrecking cricket, is investigated by Brian Johnston. Based on the novel by Adrian Alington.

Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • Saturday-Night Theatre: The Amazing Test Match Crime (Other official name)
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Saturday 9th September 1989 on BBC Radio 4 at 7:45pm
Episode length
90 minutes
Last repeat
Sunday 2nd August 2020 at 4:00am on Radio 4 Extra