A Sting in the Tale is a Drama programme.


A Sting in the Tale

No Conferring. Your starter for ten-sion. A Christmas bonding week in an isolated moorland cottage for the 1983 University Challenge team from Bracewell College, Cambridge, goes horribly wrong... Jonathan Holloway's spine-tingling tale stars Damian Lynch as Derek, Lydia Leonard as Dilly, Kenny Blyth as Ernest, Peter Darney as Donald and Jaimi Barbakoff as Emily. David Hunter First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2003.

Genre: Drama

Running Time: 30 minutes (approx)

When is A Sting in the Tale next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC Radio 4 Extra January 27th, 6:00pm and on BBC Radio 4 Extra January 28th, 12:00am. See more...

Main Cast

Bamber Gascoigne
Image for Jeremy PaxmanJeremy Paxman