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Afternoon Drama Episode guide

  1. Just Dance

    Written by Frances Byrnes. What happens when a brilliant dancer loses his will to dance?

    First broadcast: 07 Feb 2014

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  2. The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency

    Written and dramatised by Alexander McCall Smith, from his popular series of books

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  3. Secure

    By Audrey Gillan. Fifteen-year-old Siobhain is taken into care. Will she ever feel secure?

    First broadcast: 30 Jan 2014

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  4. Karma

    Custom and morality collide when a shocking discovery is made in Samina Baig's new drama.

    First broadcast: 29 Jan 2014

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  5. A Bag on Ballyfinch Place

    By Deirdre Kinahan. When a body is found in her street, Maeve begins her own investigation

    First broadcast: 28 Jan 2014

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  6. The Road to Yalta

    Ian Curteis re-imagines February 1945, through the eyes of British spy Donald Maclean.

    First broadcast: 24 Jan 2014

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  7. Demon Brother

    By Matthew Broughton. Dark thriller about twin brothers who decide to swap lives

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  8. Paradigm

    Shameless meets The Truman Show in a new dark comedy by Sean Grundy.

    First broadcast: 21 Jan 2014

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  9. Wildsong

    A drama of estranged brothers, with music created from the sounds of the Somerset Levels.

    First broadcast: 17 Jan 2014

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  10. Ambiguous Loss

    Michael Butt tells the story of the family left behind when a man goes missing

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  11. The Brick

    In Jerusalem, Rasha discovers some home truths in Selma Dabbagh's story of family secrets.

    First broadcast: 13 Jan 2014

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  12. Dead in the Water

    Friends Holly and Nicole suspect a murder plot upon overhearing a suspicious conversation.

    First broadcast: 10 Jan 2014

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  13. On Cigarette Papers

    By Pam Zinnemann-Hope. A poignant true love story starting in 1930s Germany.

    First broadcast: 08 Jan 2014

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  14. Hair of the Dog

    A witty and poignant drama special by Katie Hims, recorded 'as live' in a single take.

    First broadcast: 01 Jan 2014

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  15. Listening to the Dead

    By Katie Hims. Story of five generations, exploring the ties and quirks that bind families

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  16. National Velvet

    Enid Bagnold's classic tale about a young amateur girl rider. Dramatised by Peter Flannery

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  17. The Christmas of Inspector Steine

    By Lynne Truss. It is Christmas 1957, but there is little cheer at the station.

    First broadcast: 23 Dec 2013

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  18. Helen

    By Virginia Gilbert. A journalist is accused of molesting his stepdaughter.

    First broadcast: 13 Dec 2013

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  19. The Morpeth Carol

    By Timothy X Atack. A young boy and a very strange Santa go on a Christmas road trip.

    First broadcast: 10 Dec 2013

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  20. Fearless

    Docudrama about an aspiring young journalist who decided to spend a week sleeping rough.

    First broadcast: 09 Dec 2013

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  21. Kindness

    By Julian Poidevin. Happy family life is disrupted when Tom's son Simon comes to stay.

    First broadcast: 03 Dec 2013

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  22. Lost and Found

    Ian Kershaw's tender and humorous play. A father and daughter explore memories of the past

    First broadcast: 02 Dec 2013

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  23. Amah in the Bathtub

    Wives in 1960s colonial Singapore are partying, unaware of disturbing domestic problems.

    First broadcast: 27 Nov 2013

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  24. Arlo

    By John Retallack. The love between a couple must be re-negotiated when a child arrives.

    First broadcast: 26 Nov 2013

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  25. Lewis and Tolkien: The Lost Road

    From Middle Earth to Narnia, Robin Brooks's drama explores the two writers' friendship.

    First broadcast: 22 Nov 2013

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  26. Pilgrim

    Dark adventures by Sebastian Baczkiewicz, featuring immortal wanderer William Palmer

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  27. Two Pipe Problems

    Comedy drama by Michael Chaplin, with mystery-solving retired thespians William and Sandy

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  28. Sorry, Boys, You Failed the Audition

    Comedy drama by Ray Connolly. A 'what if' story about the Beatles.

    First broadcast: 14 Nov 2013

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  29. The Icelandic Journals

    William Morris's trip to Iceland and the clash of friendship and love that lay behind it.

    First broadcast: 13 Nov 2013

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  30. Moving Music

    Artistic tensions surface as composers Philip Glass and Steve Reich share a day job.

    First broadcast: 08 Nov 2013

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