Starkfield's new arrival aims to find out the story of a stooped 'ruin of a man'.
John Durham's fight for the woman he loves sparks a battle with a powerful French family.
Novel by Edith Wharton about an American socialite in the 1870s
Daring novel, published in 1912, following the complicated love lives of four Americans
1950s classic light entertainment with ventriloquist Peter Brough and his doll Archie
Cosmic comedy connections. A spoof documentary series that stretches the truth
A comedy set in an 18th-century Cornish village - by Dead Ringers' writers
An archaeologist is amazed by her nurse's likeness to an Egyptian painting.
A young man takes his beloved Rose to climb a mountain, with alarming consequences.
A gardener and grieving widower muses over love and the cycle of life and death.
Mimi feels her family are drowning her. How can she keep head above water?
Atmospheric tale from Victorian novelist Elizabeth Gaskell
Elizabeth Gaskell's novel depicts life in the lower classes of Manchester in the 1830s
A pretty orphan is apprenticed to a dressmaker
Childhood memories draw obsessed Ben Wheeler back to a lake.
As their wagon trains migrate across America, the women's strength is tested.
A strange disappearance and a horrific murder prompts a teacher's own investigation.
EM Forster's classic novel of racial and religious divisions, friendship and love
EM Forster's novel about a young woman in the repressed culture of Edwardian-era England.
English prejudices clash with Italian passions in EM Forster's first novel.
Comedy starring Derek Francis and Frank Thornton
A young boy enlists the services of Berlin street boys to help him catch a thief
Adaptation of the classic Emily Bronte novel stars John Duttine and Amanda Root.
An old lady recalls how Leo Tolstoy talked to her about his life on the night he died.
Emma Donaghue's mini-drama, starring Pauline McLynn
Marion is writing a thesis on sexual revenge. But is she taking her research literally?
Comedy with the dear ladies, Dr Evadne Hinge and Dame Hilda Bracket
Poet Roger McGough travels by train to explore different cities in England
Parodic comedy gameshow, written by Richard Herring and Stewart Lee
One day a cavalier walks into a supermarket. Is he the real thing? Stars Robert Bathurst.
Poet Lemn Sissay heads south to retrace JB Priestley's footsteps of 1933
Douglas Jardine aims to slay Australia on England's 1932 cricket tour.
Mr Templeman's wife is away, but it seems someone is sleeping in her nightgowns.
London 1958: Teacher Braithwaite faces prejudice as a child welfare officer.
A black teacher gets a job in a tough East End school. Stars Kwame Kwei Armah
Engineer Mr Graham runs for his life across war-torn Europe. Classic 1940s thriller.
A radio outing for the comedy duo
The story of how the Lynmouth lifeboat went to sea, via the heights of Exmoor.
The late Eric Sykes, in conversation with Paul Jackson, recalls his early years in radio.
Scientists stumble on a way to manufacture happiness.
The American author's entertaining account of working with director Alfred Hitchcock
Discovering a colleague dead, councillor Helena Kerr soon suspects who the killer is.
The struggles of a man in the thick of an extra-marital affair. Starring Pauline Collins.
Dramatisation of Evelyn Waugh's tale of faith, love and war, starring Ben Miles
Readings of stories by the acclaimed English author
A darkly surreal story about a bizarre community of people who have opted out of society.
Radio adaptation of the stories by EW Hornung
Billy Kay speaks to Scottish exiles who carry their culture, music and history with them.
Romping comedy drama about the wealthy yet batty Bramble family
A young wife travelling on the Simplon-Orient Express falls victim to a sinister theft.
Ray Shell reads James Sallis' crime novel, featuring detective Lew Griffin
Sitcom about a woman who wants to be fabulous but can't cope
Sitcom written by Sanjeev Kohli and Donald McLeary, set in a Glasgow corner shop
The darker side of well-known fairy tales
Jonathan Bate investigates fraudsters and hustlers
Adventures with the Roman detective, by Lindsey Davis
Series of comic horror tales, told in a strange club
Amazing sci-fi tales
Series of stories about magic, horror and fantasy
Thomas Hardy's novel, dramatised by Nick McCarty
A boy and his mother set off to search Australia for the freedom and love she craves.
Murder, mayhem, Mrs Grayle and a Moose on the Loose. Ed Bishop stars as Philip Marlowe.
Andrew Sachs stars as GK Chesterton's famous clerical sleuth
Martin Jenkin's fable adaptation of a man selling his soul to the Devil. Stars Mark Gatiss
The evil supremo meets Dr Faustus. Martin Jenkins' adaptation of a man selling his soul.
Short stories written by the English author Fay Weldon
Series of horror and suspense tales, hosted by the Man in Black
Like Women's Hour but without the women. And it only goes on for half an hour
Spooky tales by great women writers
Autobiography by a Tory grandee. Read by Oliver Ford Davies
Highlights of the 2010 Festival Cafe shows at Edinburgh's International Conference Centre
Frances Hodgson Burnett's adventure with Fraser Kerr and Beryl Reid
Tony Wilson traces the story of the first rock 'n' roll song to top the charts.
A son's 40 year search brings him from Canberra to Dorset. Nominated for the Frank Gillard
Gyles Brandreth explores the creative connections between five Victorian authors.
Five originally French stories adapted to Irish settings by James Ellis
Readings of five short stories by the English author
From the novel by Booker Prize winner Bernice Rubens. With Sheila Reid and Kenneth Cranham
George MacDonald Fraser drama with Joss Ackland
George MacDonald Fraser's dramatisation of his own novel
Thomas's dreams are like thriller plots. Trevor Preston's exploration of bipolar disorder.
Rob Brydon narrates an improvised comedy about a novelty band
Vintage comedy series, starring Elsie and Doris Waters as Gert and Daisy
Cold War-era sitcom set in a British embassy
The Marx Brothers' lost radio shows recreated. Stars Michael Roberts as Groucho Marx.
Dave Spikey, star of Phoenix Nights, celebrates folk-club comedians of the 1960s and 1970s
The story of Millicent Fawcett, who pushed to remove children from the 19th-century stage.
Sitcom about an engaged couple striving for a 'normal' relationship. Starring Su Pollard
Sitcom about an engaged couple striving for a 'normal' relationship
Four soldiers hide out in rural France in August 1914. Read by Tom Goodman-Hill
The tale of farmer Ken Wild's 18th-century farmhouse, marooned in the middle of the M62.
Pun-packed comedy with Dan Freedman and Nick Romero