The Cornwell Estate. Phil Cornwell. Copyright: Curtains For Radio / BBC.

The Cornwell Estate

BBC Radio 4 sitcom. 10 episodes (2 series), 2008 - 2010. Stars Phil Cornwell, Tony Gardner, Daisy Haggard and Abigail Hollick.

Series 1

The Cornwell Estate. Phil Cornwell. Copyright: Curtains For Radio / BBC.

1. Dave Kafka

First broadcast: Wednesday 17th December 2008

Dave Kafka has just been inside for a stretch and has now moved in with his grandfather, Syd, a big London gangster in the Sixties. However, as Dave swaggers around the estate telling people he's been doing "jobs" that he heard about inside, he gets an unwelcome visit from a job seekers allowance officer threatening to stop his benefit.

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2. Keith Butler

First broadcast: Wednesday 24th December 2008

Taxi drive Keith Butler is forced to re-examine his outspoken views on life when his wife is admitted to hospital.

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3. Jasper Lengthe

First broadcast: Wednesday 7th January 2009

Struggling actor Jasper Lengthe unexpectedly comes into some money and decides to completely redesign his flat so he can throw a dinner party for his favourite actors in the hope of finding work.

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4. Mike Duggan

First broadcast: Wednesday 14th January 2009

Veteran musician Mike Duggan makes ends meet by giving guitar lessons in a local school. But then a record company boss offers the him chance of a recording contract.

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