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  1. Something Wicked This Way Comes

    1961 Illinois: Two young boys experience evil when a 'dark circus' comes to town.

    First broadcast: 29 Oct 2011

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  2. Life and Fate: Fortress Stalingrad

    Vasily Grossman's epic tale of a family torn apart by war in Soviet Russia.

    First broadcast: 24 Sep 2011

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  3. Washington, 9/11

    Drama about how the White House responded to the 9/11 attacks.

    First broadcast: 10 Sep 2011

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  4. September in the Rain

    John Godber's play from 1983 is performed by its original cast - John and Jane Godber.

    First broadcast: 03 Sep 2011

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  5. Marnie

    Shaun McKenna dramatises Winston Graham's 1960s novel about a beautiful, ruthless thief.

    First broadcast: 27 Aug 2011

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  6. Belle Amie

    Frances Byrnes' witty new sequel to Maupassant's 19th-century Bel Ami.

    First broadcast: 13 Aug 2011

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  7. Playing with Fire

    A chilling drama about the effects of policies from central Government at a local level.

    First broadcast: 23 Jul 2011

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  8. The Purple Land

    Andrew Davies' rip-roaring treatment of WH Hudson's South American classic.

    First broadcast: 16 Jul 2011

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  9. The Penny Dreadfuls Present: Revolution

    Comic play about the French Revolution starring Richard E Grant and The Penny Dreadfuls.

    First broadcast: 09 Jul 2011

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  10. White Nights

    A stranger's murder sparks trouble for a small Shetland village. Soon everyone's a suspect

    First broadcast: 02 Jul 2011

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  11. Cause Celebre

    The Old Vic Theatre's recent production of Terence Rattigan's gripping courtroom drama.

    First broadcast: 25 Jun 2011

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  12. In Praise of Love

    A successful novelist knows his wife's secret, but she doesn't know that he knows.

    First broadcast: 18 Jun 2011

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  13. The Browning Version

    A starry celebration of Terence Rattigan's centenary. Martin Jarvis directs.

    First broadcast: 11 Jun 2011

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  14. Little Platoons

    By Steve Waters. A witty satire about Free Schools. With Claire Price and Richard Henders.

    First broadcast: 04 Jun 2011

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  15. The Bottle Factory Outing

    Beryl Bainbridge's story, set in 1970, dramatised for radio by Jane Rogers.

    First broadcast: 28 May 2011

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  16. Sunk

    The ironic story behind the most expensive Nazi propaganda film ever made: Titanic.

    First broadcast: 28 May 2011

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  17. Deep Down and Dirty Rock 'n' Roll

    By Mark Davies Markham. Suggs and Burn Gorman star as musicians in mid-life meltdown.

    First broadcast: 14 May 2011

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  18. A Change in the Willows

    Toad, Badger, Mole and Ratty embark on an all new adventure along the riverbank.

    First broadcast: 07 May 2011

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  19. One Chord Wonders

    Series of plays by Frank Cottrell Boyce looking at the punk generation three decades on

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  20. Leverage

    Simon Passmore's fast-paced psychological thriller. Starring Claire Foy.

    First broadcast: 26 Mar 2011

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  21. Landfall

    Five misfits travel to a mysterious planet. A Science Fiction adventure by Mike Walker.

    First broadcast: 19 Mar 2011

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  22. The Gun

    CS Forester's gripping guerrilla warfare story set in Napoleonic Spain.

    First broadcast: 12 Mar 2011

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  23. Vanunu: A Time To Be Heard

    New drama set in 2004, on the release of Israeli nuclear whistleblower Mordechai Vanunu.

    First broadcast: 05 Mar 2011

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  24. Classic Chandler

    Toby Stephens plays Philip Marlowe in a landmark Radio 4 series of Raymond Chandler novels

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  25. My Dear Children of the Whole World

    It's 1942 and Pope Pius XII is urged to speak out against Nazi atrocities.

    First broadcast: 29 Jan 2011

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  26. Payback

    Jonathan Myerson's play explores pressures on US diplomacy in the 1973 Middle East War.

    First broadcast: 22 Jan 2011

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  27. Master Harold and the Boys

    A new production of Athol Fugard's award-winning masterpiece, recorded in South Africa.

    First broadcast: 15 Jan 2011

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  28. To Catch a Thief

    An adaptation of David Dodge's 1952 novel, later made into a classic film by Hitchcock.

    First broadcast: 08 Jan 2011

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  29. Shirley Valentine

    Meera Syal is Shirley Valentine - a middle-aged housewife who reveals her hidden thoughts.

    First broadcast: 18 Dec 2010

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  30. The Gambler

    A new version of Dostoevsky's 'The Gambler' written by Poet Glyn Maxwell.

    First broadcast: 04 Dec 2010

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