At a village club women take turns to create a chocolate delight and tell a chocolate tale
Shakespeare's younger daughter is a loner, yearning to be a part of her father's life.
As death threatens to separate Laurel and Hardy, Stan tries to say things left unsaid.
The notorious 1924 drama lifting the lid on the lives of the country house set.
The pick of Oxfam's most recent short story collection
Sci-fi comedy, set in a future where living beyond the age of seventy is prohibited
Dramas and comedies from the popular British TV and radio writer and novelist
Matthew Broughton's virtual reality saga stars Tessa Nicholson and Adjoa Andoh.
Firefighters in the future no longer stop fires, but start them by burning books.
Tales by the Irish novelist from his 2011 short story collection
Norman has his work cut out, as 'Sir' prepares to tackle yet another performance of Lear.
Mary Jago leaves a violent relationship, unwittingly placing herself in further jeopardy.
Radio 4 drama
Radio 4 short stories. A showcase for new and original writing.
Emma Freud celebrates the life and career of Ned Sherrin with archive highlights.
Short story series. Characters from famous paintings get a chance to tell their story.
Tales from the Russian master
Essential drama from the heart of the country.
The week's events in Ambridge
Drama about a teacher coping with the failure of her top pupil to get a place on a course.
Six people desperately grapple with the consequences of a lie.
A mother worries that a parenting expert wants her son Henry to be too independent.
Film-maker Jen travels to an Antarctic base where tensions are high.
A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales
Dramas, documentaries and interviews marking the 50th anniversary of the National Theatre
By Andrew McGibbon. English master Dr Henry Pickerskill looks back on his favourite pupils
A journey exploring the man Eric Blair and the writer George Orwell
Series of comic plays starring Stanley Baxter
Beatrix Potter’s best-loved tales retold for a young audience
Last of Hardy's novels, featuring a young working-class man who dreams of being a scholar.
Comedy drama about the life, loves and misadventures of wheelchair user Maz.
A millionaire and a naked girl disappear. Can the Dutch sleuth find them?
Amanda Vickery presents dramatised extracts from 18th-century Old Bailey court cases
Dramatisation by Timberlake Wertenbaker of Leo Tolstoy's epic.
Judith Kerr's semi-autobiographical story set in Berlin in 1933
Adaptations of Dorothy L Sayers' gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey.
A sequence of classical music mixed with well-loved and less familiar poems and prose
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