Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations
Radio dramas which delight and surprise
Short stories or abridged books, often from new writers
Contemporary drama from the writers of 'The Archers'
Queen Flavia writes a fateful letter to her true love Rudolf Rassendyll.
Epic historical tale of subterfuge and doppelgangers, set in an East European province.
A group of passengers are marooned at a spooky, deserted station.
Unique, challenging and innovative BBC radio drama with an international edge.
Arrested in Alabama over bus segregation, Rosa Park symbolised American Civil Rights.
Readings from modern classics, new works by leading writers and world literature
Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres
Bram Stoker's disturbing vampire tale of horror, re-imagined by Rebecca Lenkiewicz.
Celebrating the fiction that became iconic films of the Sixties
Excerpts from the debut short story collection by the award-winning British author.
Radio adaptations of Dicken's classic English literature.
Chocolates from her estranged aunt prompt Christine to show her own soft centre.
Adaptations of works which have achieved classic status
What is the truth when a railway worker dies at a police HQ? Stars Adrian Edmondson.
Police fear the worst when a taxidermist's wife goes missing. Stars Bernard Hepton.
A young man persuades the curator to show him around a museum after closing.
Before writing his novels, Charles Dickens worked as editor on a newspaper...
Radio 4 drama
Series of drama performances, ranging from experimental works to the classics
Daring novel, published in 1912, following the complicated love lives of four Americans
Inexplicable moods and smells mar a friendly reunion. What can it mean?
Elizabeth Jane Howard's classic story of a contented marriage disrupted by a third party.
Short stories from English novelist Elizabeth Jane Howard
A turbulent tale of John Ruskin's marriage to Effie. Love and tension in equal measure.
Thomas's dreams are like thriller plots. Trevor Preston's exploration of bipolar disorder.
Writers are challenged to solve a murder. Written and chaired by Simon Brett
Series in which writers create a fictional response to the week's news
Drama plotting the fortunes of one family against the backdrop of a revolution in crime.
Short stories about Austria's beguiling capital city
A new film seems doomed unless a young composer can save the day with a magical score.
Sara Kestelman reads Helen Dunmore's novel of Cold War Leningrad
Stories by the great English sci-fi writer.
Short audio dramas featuring some of the key figures and events from the Victorian era.
The obsessive Jervas Dudley reveals how he came to be incarcerated in an asylum.
Three Irish writers give their take on being an Irishman living and writing abroad.
Ex-killer David Callan is hired for one last hit. Read by Ben Miles.
In keeping his family estate intact, the 23rd Earl of Leete has resorted to the odd murder
Short stories by Joanne Harris
Acclaimed novel of familial conflict and duty, with Richard Schiff and Maggie Steed.
On a chance visit to a stately home, accountant's daughter Edith meets an eligible earl.
An unknown agent is ensnared in a sinister plot to brainwash scientists and trade them.
Louisa May Alcott's classic sequel to Little Women. Stars Buffy Davis and Jemma Redgrave.
Clare still feels the loss of her husband. Is a handsome decorator the answer?
Tale of emigrating and immigration, sisterly rivalry and the lure of a satin brassiere.
The monologues of Marriott Edgar, performed by actors and comedians
A beautiful and wealthy Australian girl who marries into the English aristocracy.
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