Sorry, this episode is not currently available on BBC iPlayer Radio

The last of four specially-commissioned stories in the Dangerous Visions series.

Inertia by Melissa Lee-Houghton
Somewhere in a near-future Britain, Mr McManus wakes up in hospital and discovers that the healthcare provision he's been paying for is not at all as expected.

Writer: Melissa Lee-Houghton
Reader: Tim McInnerny
Producer: Jeremy Osborne

A Sweet Talk production for BBC Radio 4.

Release date:

15 minutes

Last on

Sun 12 Jun 2016 19:45

Credits

Role Contributor
ReaderTim McInnerny
WriterMelissa Lee-Houghton
ProducerJeremy Osborne

About Dangerous Visions

About Dangerous Visions

Full details of all the dramas and related programmes on Radio 4.

Five bestselling books the censors didn't want you to read

Cover your eyes! Five bestselling books the censors didn't want you to read

These literary masterpieces have all suffered at the hands of the censors.

How Kafkaesque are you?

Pest Control

Take our fun, unscientific quiz and find out

Books website

Books home

Get closer to books with in-depth articles, quizzes and our picks from radio & TV.

Could you live in a post-apocalyptic dystopian hinterland?

Could you live in a post-apocalyptic dystopian hinterland?

Take the Dangerous Visions quiz.