Dick Barton's (Don Stannard) plans for a relaxing seaside holiday with his friends are thwarted when they stumble upon a sinister Nazi plot to unleash a dead. Dick Barton - English Radio Detectives Created by: An escapist adventure series and forerunner of James Bond, Dick Barton was postwar Britian's most popular drama series, running on the BBC Light Programme for five seasons, between and It aired each weekday evening and had a huge daily audience of nearly 20 million listeners.
When area auto racing fans think of standouts the name of Dick Barton will have to be near the top of any list. In a career that spanned 42 years, he has set standards that may never be equaled. Barton recorded feature wins at 13 different tracks over 30 years of Super Late Model competition. Directed by Alfred J. Goulding. With Don Stannard, George Ford, Jack Shaw, Gillian Maude. Government agent Dick Barton battles a ring of Nazi spies who are planning to poison the entire London water supply.
Dick Barton – Special Agent is a radio thriller serial that was broadcast in the BBC Light Programme between 7 October and 30 March Produced and directed by Raymond Raikes, Neil Tuson, and Charles Lefaux, it was aired in minute episodes at (later ) each weekday evening. Dick Barton is an adventurer. That is probably the very best way to describe him as he does not really have a job and he answers to no one in what sorts of trouble he gets involved in. And Trouble is always the key word when it comes to the man. It is said that trouble always follows him but in many cases, Barton gets bored and goes looking for it.