Programme Details For Radio 4's The Great Scott Episode 3: Waverley

The third novel by Walter Scott to be adapted for BBC Radio 4’s series The Great Scott is Waverley. David Tennant narrates the dramatised production which makes up part of the Classic Serial programme: adaptations of works which have achieved classic status.


By Walter Scott

Narrated by David Tennant.
Adapted for radio by Mike Harris.
Edward Waverley, a newly commissioned redcoat officer, is sent to Scotland on the eve of Bonnie Prince Charlie's violent bid for power, where his heart is conquered by two very different girls. Conclusion of the classic serial drama, starring Rupert Evans, Christian Rodska and Mark Bonner.

Cast and Crew

David Tennant - Narrator
Rupert Evans
Christian Rodska
Alison McKenzie
Olivia Morgan
Forbes Masson
Mark Bonner
Joe McFadden
Robert Hudson

Adapted By - Mike Harris
Producer - Clive Brill
Writer - Walter Scott

Listen to The Great Scott – Waverley on BBC Radio 4 at 3pm on Sunday 28th April

Source: Radio Times