BBC re-runs play for listener who missed ending in 1978

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BBC radio is to re-broadcast a play for a listener who missed the ending in 1978. Sue Reilly was “gripped” by The Gazebo, a comic murder mystery by Alec Coppel, when she first heard it on the World Service in August 1978, said The Telegraph, but she missed the closing minutes and never heard the conclusion of the story. After she wrote to the BBC, Radio 4 Extra will broadcast the play on 6 August at as part of its All Request Weekend. “After 45 years I will finally know what happened,” she said.

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