The Further Adventures Of The First King Of Mars

Five-part space adventure picking up from where the first episode left off… We return to our travel-weary astronauts (now untied and regrouped), as they finally approach their long awaited destination and contemplate the logistics of touchdown, otherwise known as ‘Ninety Seconds Of Terror’.

First Broadcast:

Monday - Friday, 28th July-1st August 2008 at 15:30 on BBC Radio 4

Production Credits:

Writer: Nick Walker
Reader: Peter Capaldi
Broadcast Assistant: Sarah Tombling
Sound Engineer: David Thomas
Producer: Karen Rose
Music: Absolute Space by Koop, First King Of Mars Anthem by Nick Walker & performed by Peter Capaldi, Kalinka – Balalaika by The RCA Victor Orchestra, Frantic Dances Of Golden Serpent by Xiao Peng-Jiang and the Chinese Orchestra of Shanghai Conservatory & Blue Peter Theme by Mike Oldfield

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