Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations
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
Sixties hard-boiled crime fiction by Chester Himes, part of his Harlem Detective series.
Adaptations of works which have achieved classic status
Dramatisations of the classic 1950s TV series featuring London policeman George Dixon
Readings of five short stories by the English author
Selected short stories by award-winning author Helen Simpson
Omnibus. Edwardian short stories by Saki (aka HH Munro), adapted by Sean Grundy.
Historian Robert Olmstead journeys to the mysterious town of Innsmouth in New England
Bernard Hepton reads Friedrich Dürrenmatt's novella.
19-year-old Vincent van Gogh's life-changing stay in London. Stars Dexter Fletcher.
Agent Richard Hannay must foil German plans for Holy War in the East. Stars David Robb
An unsuccessful barrister is asked to defend a man accused of murder.
Big Alby refuses to leave the cab of his tower crane. Can Hector really get him down?
Story about a woman's response to being diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumour
The tragic short life of prolific composer William Baines, who died aged 23.
Martyn Wade's comic tale of greed and corruption in Victorian London. With James Grout.
Simone is seriously ill, but will a member of her estranged family agree to help?
After a murder at a dinner party, the guests become suspects, one by one.
An accident-prone frozen food manufacturer is locked in a cold store.
In a post-apocalyptic city, any semblance of past beauty is viewed with derision.
Series paying homage to action adventure hero Dick Barton
Victorian thriller based on the legendary police dog Bobby and his master John Gray.
Over five years since he was de-mobbed, Tommie is back to remember his army pals.
The affectionate story of a group of friends in the 1950s who face national service.
Abby and Zara were created by pan-dimensional beings to help save space and time
Radio adaptations of the award-winning fantasy author's novels.
A British soldier fighting in Afghanistan goes on a time-travelling journey of atonement.
Sue Teddern's drama based on the Rank Charm School. With Dinah Sheridan
Crime series set in the 1800s featuring Dr John Snow, played by Bill Nighy
Dramas starring one of Doctor Who's most famous companions, journalist Sarah Jane Smith
Series of mystery stories featuring Ernest Bramah's blind detective Max Carrados
Drama series following the lives of those on and behind the battlefront of World War I.
A tale of wizards, dragons and magic by Ursula Le Guin.
A story about beauty, money and books. Read by Philip Arditti.
A landscape architect starts acting very strangely. Has he been taken over?
Drama series, exploring the 20th century through real correspondence and diaries