Classic and contemporary original drama and book dramatisations
1960s post-apocalyptic alternate history, read by Nigel Lindsay.
Physician Gavin Francis' cultural map of the body. Read by Bill Paterson.
Radio dramas which delight and surprise
Short stories or abridged books, often from new writers
Classic stories by the mistress of the whodunit.
A special visitor arrives at an old people's home and meets Henry.
A woman's routine is disturbed when she meets a young man near a cathedral.
After a disastrous affair 20 years ago, are John and Maggie old enough to try again?
Jazz musician Megan wants to discover where a melody she plays has come from
A new Tyneside art gallery's opening night is thrown into jeopardy by well-meaning staff.
A resented young teacher re-enacts the events of Eyam, the Derbyshire Plague Village.
Adaptation of the bestselling novel by Alex Garland
Arthur Vezin enters a sleepy French town where the locals act in a strangely feline manner
The story in song of an electrician who takes his French bride to the Scottish Highlands.
The true story of Horatio Bottomley, the WWI newspaper magnate, fraudster, bankrupt and MP
On the set of an Ealing Studios film classic, the crew face their personal demons.
Christopher William Hill's black comedy revolves around a crumbling Cornish ancestral home
William Hope reads Anne Tyler's humorous novel
Omnibus episodes of Amistead Maupin's Tales of the City series.
Collection of six plays telling the story of Arthur, leader of Camelot.
Adaptations of tales from the great science fiction author and inventor
Three classic short stories by American playwright Arthur Miller
A series of classic American 1950s sci-fi tales
Alia Khan tries to solve a series of crimes and make sense of her troubled past.
The Franciscan priest and philosophy lecturer turns amateur sleuth to solve mysteries
Damian Lewis narrates an eight-part adaptation of the adventure by Baroness Orczy
Agatha Christie and Dorothy L Sayers contribute to the 1930s whodunit
Writer-performer Ben Moor's comic sci-fi about the bizarre parallel city of Undone
Gerda and Pam are two women who find themselves emotionally frozen in the past.
Kate hass been troubled by the voices. Will she find an answer in her childhood village?
A special season of readings for the summer
Readings from modern classics, new works by leading writers and world literature
A selection of science fiction stories by famous authors
Will the creation of the Ultimate Machine wreak havoc on the universe?
Intriguing sci-fi tales by the Hugo and Nebula Award-winning writer
Readings of the famed Irish author's short stories
A tale about Sennen, a diver employed to study the 1575 wreckage of the Elizabeth Mary
Series of plays about the rulers of Rome
It's good to talk, or so they say, but not when you're called from beyond the grave.
A recent widow and her mysterious connection to a 17th-century portrait of a young girl
Blind Pam and broken-hearted Jess paint each other back to life. Stars Imogen Stubbs.
A young girl undertakes an unthinkable quest to avenge her father's death.
The story of the relationship between a boy and an elephant and how it defined his life.
Tudor crime novel featuring lawyer detective Matthew Shardlake. Omnibus edition.
Andy is marrying Safi, but there will be no wedding night since Andy is in jail for murder
Adaptations of works which have achieved classic status
Just as Heather is about to embark on a gap year in Africa, her mother has shocking news.
Science-fiction comedy about two men who encounter aliens
Cyrano de Bergerac has one huge problem that's as plain as the nose on his face.