Let’s Jump In The Time Machine to 1992 and 2012: Two Magazine Articles About Morse and Lewis.

Hello everyone and welcome to a new post. I hope you are all well mentally as well as physically.

Recently, I have found a few magazines with articles about Morse and Lewis on Ebay. One is a TV guide called ‘People’ from 1992. I think this may have been included with the Sunday People newspaper. The second is the TV Guide, Radio Times, published in 2012.

So, let’s jump in our time machine and head back to our younger days.

First up is a rather short article with Colin Dexter talking about Morse. In September/October 1992 when this article was published, the Morse series had broadcast it’s sixth series with the seventh series due in January 1993.

The Radio Times article is from May 2012. The Morse series had ended 12 years earlier. The Endeavour series pilot had been broadcast at the beginning of the year and a further series was commissioned. The Lewis series at the time of the article had now reached it’s sixth series. The episode Soul of Genius was broadcast on the 16th May.

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Author: Chris Sullivan

Up until a few years ago I was my mum's full time carer. She died in, 2020, of Covid. At the moment I am attempting to write a novel.

5 thoughts

  1. Chris, thank you for sharing thiese articles with me . I have a new insight into my favourite trio of characters and their creator/ or man who inspired the creation of young Endeavour. Brilliant work.

  2. Thank you, Chris, for sharing these articles. i love learning more about Colin Dexter, and his thoughts on his characters. He certainly gave us a marvelous gift in the characters of Morse and Lewis

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