Punt PI

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Punt PI
Genre Factual, comedy
Running time 30 minutes
Country  United Kingdom
Language(s) English
Home station BBC Radio 4
Host(s) Steve Punt
Producer(s) Laurence Grissell
Sarah Bowen
Neil George
Air dates since 3 May 2008
Website BBC website

Punt PI is a fact-based comedy radio series on BBC Radio 4 in which Steve Punt investigates mysteries in Britain.

Format[edit]

The series sees Punt investigate mysteries across the United Kingdom. Each episode is 30 minutes long and there are three or four episodes in each yearly series.

Episodes[edit]

Series 1 (May 2008)
  1. A couple who found 400 false legs hidden under their floorboards
  2. Britain's Strategic steam reserve
  3. Numerous aeroplane crashes at Dark Peak in the Peak District
Series 2 (June 2009)
  1. Adolf Hitler's plans for a headquarters in Balham, South West London, possibly at Du Cane Court
  2. Television license detector vans
  3. The possibility of a real Manchurian Candidate
Series 3 (September–October 2010)
  1. The phantom settlement of Argleton
  2. Nazi UFOs
  3. A possible recording of Queen Victoria's voice
  4. The curse of The Crying Boy
Series 4 (September and December 2011)
  1. The murder of Hubert Chevis by poisoned partridge
  2. A death ray allegedly made by Harry Grindell Matthews
  3. A missing film about David Lloyd George
  4. The Battle of Watling Street
Series 5 (September 2012)
  1. The arsenal of Kris Ruddjers
  2. The Charfield railway disaster
  3. The lost Roanoke Colony
Series 6 (August 2013)
  1. The disappearance of William Cantelo
  2. The Hollinwell incident
  3. The murder of Charles Walton
  4. The killing of two bears in the Forest of Dean