5 x 30 minute episodes
MPEG-1 Layer 3
Dick Francis - Whip Hand
Dick Francis, Whip Hand Episode 1 of 5
Disabled ex-jockey turned investigator Sid Halley faces a daunting treble: guard The Guineas favourite, investigate a dubious racing syndicate and find the man who has swindled his ex-wife.
Dick Francis, Whip Hand Episode 2 of 5
When the favourite for the Newmarket 2000 Guineas was nobbled, why was Sid Halley hiding out in Paris?
Dick Francis, Whip Hand Episode 3 of 5
Determined Sid Halley returns to England determined to overcome threats made against him by a gang of racecourse dopers.
Dick Francis, Whip Hand Episode 4 of 5
Sid Halley must probe a link between cauliflowers and pig disease, and the loss of three champion racehorses.
Dick Francis, Whip Hand Episode 5 of 5
Sid Halley believes he knows the truth behind the doping and phoney racing syndicates, but dare he reveal it? Stars Mick Ford.
Stars Mick Ford as Sid Halley, Patricia Gallimore as Rosemary Caspar, Kim Durham as Chico Barnes, Philip Molloy as Rammileese and Alan Devereux as George Casper.
Dramatised by Alan England
Producer: Philip Martin
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1991.