Redundant pitman turned sleuth Stephen J Blackburn is embroiled with Hungarian exiles.
The Blackburn FilesA Case of Making Good
With dungeons and ghosts, Rory McGrath explores the first gothic castle in English fiction
A Guided Tour of the Castle of Otranto
Swinging London cockney-style, and some incredible ears. Sketches and songs.
I'm Sorry, I'll Read That AgainEpisode 1
Alone, far from home and his only audience by 1968 is press clippings and bottles of vodka
Heathcote Williams - Hancock's Last Half Hour
Arthur Smith presents music and comedy from his home in Balham. With Katie Melua.
Arthur Smith's Balham BashEpisode 1
Squire Fenton Babblewick thinks he's a composer of genius. His servants disagree.
Babblewick HallEpisode 1
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A season of programmes from the vaults about the various radio incarnations of the world's first consulting detective.
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A season of programmes across the BBC investigating the history of all things Gothic. Here on 4 Extra we present a selection of dramas and documentaries celebrating Gothic literature.