Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations
Join us for the mystery of John 'Babbacombe' Lee. Did he murder his Torquay employer?
Radio dramas which delight and surprise
Short stories or abridged books, often from new writers
Anton Lesser reads Aldous Huxley's nightmare vision of the future
Dumas' tale of swashbuckling and political intrigue at the court of King Louis XIII
Contemporary drama from the writers of 'The Archers'
Unique, challenging and innovative BBC radio drama with an international edge.
Writer-performer Ben Moor's comic sci-fi about the bizarre parallel city of Undone
Readings from modern classics, new works by leading writers and world literature
Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres
Adaptations of the classic short stories by Ray Bradbury
Celebrating the fiction that became iconic films of the Sixties
How MP Noel Pemberton Billing's treason accusations sparked a libel battle rocking the PM.
Classic 1950s science-fiction, set in the far-flung future of the late 20th century
Radio adaptations of Dicken's classic English literature.
Adaptations of works which have achieved classic status
Detective dramas featuring Sue Rodwell's investigator, played by Annette Badland.
Adaptations of popular thrillers by the British steeplechase jockey turned crime writer.
Comedy drama about an idealist young doctor who joins a surgery in Tannochbrae
Groundbreaking novel about motherhood, breakdown, marriage and communism.
Racial politics in 1940s Rhodesia. Read by Janet Suzman.
Series of drama performances, ranging from experiment works to the Classics
Documentary series on cultural and lifestyle matters in Scotland
Adaptation of the classic Emily Bronte novel stars John Duttine and Amanda Root.
Adventures with the Roman detective, by Lindsey Davis
Series of horror and suspense tales, hosted by the Man in Black
The home of thrillers, mysteries, romance and detective stories
Sam Dastor reads HRF Keating's crime novel
Three contemporary stories by Anita Sullivan set in a seaside town
A marriage of blackmail and convenience becomes a genuine love affair tragically cut short
Miranda Seymour's biography of Helene Delangle, who became a racing driver in 1930s France
Derek Jacobi introduces spooky tales by the author MR James
Short stories by Morven Crumlish, inspired by the work of artist Phoebe Anna Traquair
The adventures of writer and amateur private detective, Paul Temple.
Sci-fi drama set in the virtual world of a futuristic game
Adaptations of Agatha Christie whodunits featuring the Belgian sleuth. Stars John Moffatt.
Comic tales by WW Jacobs about sailors home from the sea
Radio 4 drama
Four older women with a unique friendship prepare for a farewell.
A girl convalesces in post-war Blackpool with fellow invalids, nuns and the waves.
Four women, who first met as convalescents, return to Blackpool as they turn 60.
The stories of pioneer women in the journalism and reporting industry
Lancashire, 1912. Can Fanny Hawthorn defy her parents' wishes for her future?
Essential drama from the heart of the country.
The week's events in Ambridge
Elizabeth Jane Howard's saga follows three generations of the Cazalet family over 10 years
Douglas Adams' cult science fiction radio series. Originally broadcast from 1978-1980.
Drama about the rivalry between a communist mayor and a priest in a postwar Italian town
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