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  1. The Martin Beck Killings

    Detective Martin Beck and his colleagues in the National Homicide Department in Stockholm

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  2. The Gothic Imagination: Bloody Poetry

    Howard Brenton's play about the inception of Mary Shelley's gothic myth of Frankenstein.

    First broadcast: 20 Oct 2012

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  3. Love Me Do

    By Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran. A love story set during the Cuban Missile Crisis.

    First broadcast: 13 Oct 2012

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  4. The Air Gap

    By Steve Water. Fact-based drama about the soldier accused of supplying WikiLeaks.

    First broadcast: 06 Oct 2012

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  5. Close the Coalhouse Door

    Alan Plater's 1960s political docudrama charting the miners' struggles for justice.

    First broadcast: 29 Sep 2012

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  6. Blasphemy and the Governor of Punjab

    Gripping account of the murder of Pakistani politician and businessman Salmaan Taseer.

    First broadcast: 08 Sep 2012

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  7. South Downs

    By David Hare. A pin-sharp pupil is cut off from his fellow boys by his own intellect.

    First broadcast: 01 Sep 2012

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  8. A Special Kind of Dark

    Paul Rhys and David Schofield star in Adrian Penketh's psychological thriller.

    First broadcast: 28 Jul 2012

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  9. From Russia with Love

    In this riveting thriller, the Russians set out to kill James Bond.

    First broadcast: 21 Jul 2012

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  10. Betrayal

    Harold Pinter's acclaimed drama about a love affair and the intricate nature of deceit.

    First broadcast: 14 Jul 2012

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  11. The Hound of the Baskervilles

    Comic take on the classic Holmes mystery, performed in front of an audience in Bristol.

    First broadcast: 07 Jul 2012

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  12. Strike for a Kingdom

    By Menna Gallie. A dark murder mystery set in the Welsh valleys of the 1920s.

    First broadcast: 30 Jun 2012

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  13. Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

    A motorcycle journey, a meditation on values, and a man coming to terms with his past.

    First broadcast: 23 Jun 2012

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  14. Talking It Over

    A tale of love's vicissitudes written by Julian Barnes and dramatised by Julia Stoneham.

    First broadcast: 09 Jun 2012

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  15. The Forgotten

    Hattie Naylor's dark retelling of the story of The Sleeping Beauty.

    First broadcast: 02 Jun 2012

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  16. The Haunted Hotel

    Murder mystery by Wilkie Collins, set in London and Venice.

    First broadcast: 26 May 2012

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  17. Kind Hearts and Coronets - Like Father, Like Daughter

    By David Spicer. Sequel to the famous comedy, based on the original book.

    First broadcast: 19 May 2012

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  18. The Voysey Inheritance

    Edward discovers the family business he is inheriting has been defrauding its clients.

    First broadcast: 07 Apr 2012

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  19. Otherwise Engaged

    Simon Gray's best-loved comedy. A publisher tries to enjoy a Saturday listening to Wagner.

    First broadcast: 24 Mar 2012

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  20. An American Rose

    By Charlotte Jones. Chilling story of the tragic fate of Rosemary Kennedy, JFK's sister.

    First broadcast: 03 Mar 2012

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  21. Noughts and Crosses

    Malorie Blackman's cult novel of young love in a dystopian world dramatised by Janice Okoh

    First broadcast: 25 Feb 2012

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  22. Freud: The Case Histories

    Deborah Levy's dramatisations of two of Sigmund Freud's iconic case studies

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  23. Private Peaceful

    By Michael Morpurgo. Two Devon brothers' lives are torn apart by the First World War.

    First broadcast: 04 Feb 2012

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  24. The Jinx Element

    By Stephen Wakelam. The story of Edith Wharton's unhappy marriage and passionate affair.

    First broadcast: 21 Jan 2012

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  25. The Quest of Donal Q

    Billy Connolly and Brian Cox star as two brothers embarking on a desperate quest for love.

    First broadcast: 07 Jan 2012

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  26. The Million Pound Bank Note

    A man is given a £1m bank note and must try to survive a month without spending a penny.

    First broadcast: 31 Dec 2011

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  27. Our Country's Good

    Timberlake Wertenbaker's play about the convicts and Marines sent to Australia in 1787.

    First broadcast: 17 Dec 2011

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  28. The Gate of Angels

    Penelope Fitzgerald's novel of love, religion and physics, dramatised by Yvonne Antrobus.

    First broadcast: 10 Dec 2011

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  29. Alan Garner - The Weirdstone of Brisingamen

    In Alderley Edge, local legend tells of sleeping knights ready to awake to save the world.

    First broadcast: 19 Nov 2011

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  30. Bar Mitzvah Boy

    Radio version of Jack Rosenthal's award-winning television play about a Bar Mitzvah boy.

    First broadcast: 12 Nov 2011

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