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It's just like the old days at the cinema! Here's the place where you can catch up with BBC 7's shorts - the little bits 'n' pieces that accompany our main features.
The Chain Gang - Picture This|Production Lines|David Edgar
An Error has Occurred|Willie Rushton Week
The Chain Gang - Picture This

Deena receives a digital camera from her boyfriend, Gary. But it's a camera with a difference, a camera that seems to tell the future - and a chilling future it is too.

For three months BBC 7 listeners created a story, week by week. You can catch up with this story on the chain gang webpage.

close-up of digital camera

Picture This is a 13 part story, written by Doctor Who writer Robert Shearman and BBC 7's listeners.

Production Lines

Writer Marty Ross talks about his contemporary horror story, Catch My Breath.

Marty Ross talks about Ghost Zone.

Robert Daws on his role in Trueman and Riley.

Producer Gemma Jenkins on our new stories, Blood Lines.

Producer Peter Kavanagh on the new SF comedy The Laxian Key.

Writer Robert Easby on his new SF drama Oneira.


Go behind the scenes of some of BBC 7's shows.
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-#1: Held in a Queue
-#2: Tube Tannoy
-#3: Text Message
-#4: Elevator
-#5: Speaking Clock
-#6: Theatre Tickets
-#7: Credit Card Centre
-#8: GPS
-#9: Weather Forecast
-#10: Technical Helpline
-#11: This Is Not My Voice

An Error has Occurred

Exploring the hidden lives of sampled voices. By Susanne Weber.
David Edgar Interviews

Mary Barnes
That Summer
The Secret Parts

David Edgar

David Edgar talks to BBC 7 about his plays.
Willie Rushton Week

BBC7 celebrated the wit of Willie Rushton in December, 10 years after he passed away. Here are some memories of him from the current team:
Producer, Jon Naismith
Panellist, Barry Cryer
Panellist, Graeme Garden
Panellist, Tim Brooke-Taylor
Chairman, Humphrey Lyttelton

Willie Rushton

Celebrating the wit of Willie Rushton - 10 years on.
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