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Agatha Christie's novel Elephants Can Remember was adapted for radio by BBC Radio 4 in 2006 with John Moffatt as Hercule Poirot and Julia McKenzie as Ariadne Oliver. The one and a half hour episode was adapted by Michael Bakewell and directed by Enyd Williams. The programme was first broadcast on 7 Jan 2006 on Radio 4's "The Saturday Play". It is also available on audioCD and as audio on Audible and GooglePlay. It occasionally comes up for streaming on BBC Radio 4 Extra (Radio 4's digital web service). The most recent occasion was Jan 2021.


A provocative question posed by a formidable busybody send Hercule Poirot and Ariadne Oliver on a series of journeys to unravel the mystery of a tragedy from the distant past - provoked in equal measure by love and hate.