The Hornblower Story is a 20 part BBC radio adaptation of 4 of the Hornblower books for the BBC done by Val Gielgud in 1968.
- Music composed by: Johnny Pearson
- Produced by: Trevor Hill
- Story by: David Fleming-Williams, Jack Hollinshead
- Special effects by David Fleming-Williams and Jack Hollinshead in conjunction with the Sail Training Association aboard the Malcolm Miller , H.M.S. Eaglet, Liverpool, and the Sea Cadets. Fleetwood.
- Admiral Lord Hornblower the storyteller: John Westbrook
- Hornblower as a young Midshipman: Derrick Gtlbert
- Lieutenant Masters: Geoffrey Banks
- Mr Midshipman Simpson: Paul Bond
- Captain Keene: Roy Barraclough
- Mr Midshipman Cleveland: Paul Webster
- Lieutenant Chalk: David Scase
- Mr Midshipman Caldwell: Bruce Bould
- The Hornblower Story at BBC Genome