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Afternoon Drama Episode guide

  1. Looking for Angels

    Series of dramas taking angels as a theme

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  2. The Making of the English Landscape

    Jonathan Davidson's play imagines how the land feels through centuries of exploitation.

    First broadcast: 28 Aug 2007

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  3. Waiting for Di

    By Colin Bytheway. Two unlikely strangers meet on the eve of Princess Diana's funeral.

    First broadcast: 27 Aug 2007

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  4. Once a Friend

    By Stephen Phelps. Can John and Leo rekindle their friendship after 30 years?

    First broadcast: 24 Aug 2007

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  5. Abigail Adams

    By Mark Shand. Abigail contemplates her life as she falls off the top of her tower block.

    First broadcast: 23 Aug 2007

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  6. Four Steps to Heaven

    Comedy by Lloyd Peters. Can actor Chris Batty win the love of his girlfriend's parents?

    First broadcast: 21 Aug 2007

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  7. The Withered Arm

    Thomas Hardy's classic short story is a masterful drama of psychological suspense.

    First broadcast: 20 Aug 2007

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  8. Dude, Who Stole My Title?

    Olly Smith stars in his own play about his quest to reclaim an ancient ancestor's title.

    First broadcast: 17 Aug 2007

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  9. Red Elvis

    The story of Elvis Presley's involvement in the Cold War.

    First broadcast: 16 Aug 2007

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  10. Rumpole and the Reign of Terror

    A case for John Mortimer's barrister involving a man arrested on suspicion of terrorism

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  11. Cut to the Heart

    Nicola Wilson's play explores the aftermath of an affair.

    First broadcast: 14 Aug 2007

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  12. August Birthdays

    By Frances Byrnes. On a woman's 39th birthday, she recalls an earlier, more eventful one.

    First broadcast: 13 Aug 2007

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  13. The Discourse of Two Once Young Women

    By Jane Beeson. Three old friends from schooldays during the war plan to meet up.

    First broadcast: 10 Aug 2007

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  14. East Coast Girls Are Hip

    Comedy by Ian McMillan. What if Grimsby had been the cradle of pop music in the 1960s?

    First broadcast: 09 Aug 2007

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  15. The Kerlogue

    The crew of a small Irish cargo ship decide to rescue 168 German sailors during WW2.

    First broadcast: 08 Aug 2007

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  16. Dinner in the Iguanodon

    By Chrissie Gittins. On New Year's Eve 1854, 21 leading scientists enjoy a celebration.

    First broadcast: 07 Aug 2007

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  17. Tony's Little Sister and the Paradox of Monasticism

    By David and Caroline Stafford. The story of St Anthony from his sister's point of view.

    First broadcast: 06 Aug 2007

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  18. Odd

    By Robert Shearman. Every word in the English language seems to have changed its meaning.

    First broadcast: 03 Aug 2007

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  19. Is He Still Breathing?

    Drama-documentary by Howard Belgard exploring the world of the ambulance call centre.

    First broadcast: 02 Aug 2007

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  20. Bringing Eddie Home

    By John Peacock, based on a true story about a soldier killed in Aden in 1965.

    First broadcast: 01 Aug 2007

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  21. The Gertie

    By Shane Connaughton. When octogenarian Billy wins a cabin cruiser he has a great idea.

    First broadcast: 31 Jul 2007

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  22. Mind Out

    By Jonathan Myerson. A whole family are undergoing self-help cognitive therapy.

    First broadcast: 30 Jul 2007

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  23. A Short Ride to Dusseldorf

    By Janice Okoh. A chance meeting in a job centre offers Alison some easy money.

    First broadcast: 27 Jul 2007

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  24. Amy's Spaghetti

    Colin Hough's comedy about love, sex, parenthood and dressing up as Sonny and Cher.

    First broadcast: 26 Jul 2007

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  25. Icarus Falling

    By Jonathan Davidson. An artist seeks to expand his horizons and takes up gliding.

    First broadcast: 25 Jul 2007

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  26. Rapture

    Fiona Shaw reads from Carol Ann Duffy's T S Eliot Prize-winning collection of love poems.

    First broadcast: 24 Jul 2007

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  27. A Two Pipe Problem

    By Michael Chaplin. Two inmates in a retirement home tackle a mystery.

    First broadcast: 23 Jul 2007

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  28. Alice in Paris

    Elizabeth Lewis's comic parable about the pitfalls of romantic fantasy.

    First broadcast: 20 Jul 2007

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  29. Excerpt from a Dog's Ear

    By Kavyasiddhi. Dodging impending fatherhood, a man escapes to a beach.

    First broadcast: 19 Jul 2007

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  30. Second Chances

    Series of plays about adoption, part of the BBC Family Wanted Campaign

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