Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations
Radio dramas which delight and surprise
Short stories or abridged books, often from new writers
Readings from modern classics, new works by leading writers and world literature
Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres
Celebrating the fiction that became iconic films of the Sixties
Three tales written and introduced by Lynne Truss, with sound recordings by Chris Watson.
Sara Kestelman reads Helen Dunmore's novel of Cold War Leningrad
Inspired by events from the author's own life and the landscape of North East Scotland.
Comedy. Les Kelly, host of a magazine show from hell, is a soundbite in human form
The adventures of writer and amateur private detective, Paul Temple.
Adaptations of Agatha Christie whodunits featuring the Belgian sleuth. Stars John Moffatt.
Radio 4 drama
A pregnant teenage girl and her feckless mother trade insults in 1950s Salford.
Essential drama from the heart of the country.
The week's events in Ambridge
Dramatisations of Anthony Trollope's witty stories set in the fictional town of Barchester
Marcella Evaristi's sly take on contemporary parenting
Series of three stories inspired by the unique music of Tom Waits
Dramas, documentaries and interviews marking the 50th anniversary of the National Theatre
Dramatisation of Agatha Christie's atmospheric murder mystery. Dramatised by Joy Wikinson.
A journey exploring the man Eric Blair and the writer George Orwell
Original stories by unpublished writers
Amanda Vickery presents dramatised extracts from 18th-century Old Bailey court cases
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