The Once and Future King by T.H. White was adapted to radio on BBC 4 by Brian Sibley in the Fall of 2014.  The story is framed with the plot of The Book of Merlyn, where Merlyn comes to Arthur on the eve of the Battle of Camlann, and the two discuss where the went wrong.


  1. The Coming of Merlyn
  2. The Sword in the Stone
  3. The Queen of Air and Darkness
  4. The Ill-Made Knight
  5. The Lengthening Shadow
  6. A Candle in the Wind


  • Arthur Paul Ready
  • Merlyn David Warner
  • Guenever Lyndsey Marshal
  • Lancelot Alex Waldmann
  • Mordred Joel MacCormack
  • Queen Morgause Kate Fleetwood
  • King Lot Michael Bertenshaw
  • Archimedes Bruce Alexander
  • Elaine Hannah Genesius
  • Gawaine, the Pike Shaun Mason
  • Gareth Monty d'Inverno
  • Morgana Le Fay Jane Slavin
  • Kay Paul Heath
  • Dame Brisen, The Badger Elaine Claxton
  • Uncle Dap, King Pellinore Sam Dale
  • Holy Woman Roslyn Hill
  • Agravaine Ian Conningham 
  • Sir Grummore Grummursum David Acton
  • Directors Gemma Jenkins, Marc Beeby, David Hunter

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