From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia
Conan Doyle: Mystery and Adventure
Inside the lost 1967 BBC TV series 'Sir Arthur Conan Doyle', by Mark Jones.
Order the book.

Redhanded, A Bloody Tale is the 10th episode of the British TV series Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Written by John Hawkesworth and directed by Michael Hart, released on 26 march 1967 on BBC, starring Keith Buckley as Tom Crabbe.

A burglar, Bates, fiercely protests his innocence when accused of the murder of Lord Mannering in his stately home. When Tom refuses to help the man prepare his case, Vicky steps in...

This is an adaptation of the Arthur Conan Doyle's short story : The Story of B 24 (1899).


Georgina Ward as Lady Mannering (BBC-2 official photograph).