Basic Magic is a radio play in five parts by John Peacock. It was first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 beginning on 01 June 1998, as an installment of Womans Hour Drama. The running time for each episode is 15 minutes.
A lonely woman arrives in Porthant Bay with just a handbag and a dog. She claims to be staying in the Jeffersons' holiday cottage - but nobody was expecting her.
- Rosemary Leach
- John Hartley
- Becky Hindley
Directed by Janet Whitaker