A story of glitter and grief by award-winning playwright and poet Sabrina Mahfouz. Read more
I Go to Her Wardrobe
A story of glitter and grief by award-winning playwright and poet Sabrina Mahfouz.
Outside a primary school in Belfast, Sonny waits for his granddaughter.
BBC National Short Story Award 2019
Eternity for Pinky and Mop
Five newly commissioned short stories to mark this year's BBC National Short Story Award.
Five newly commissioned short stories to mark this year's BBC National Short Story Award
Elizabeth Day's tale takes us to a health spa in Mexico and a deadly ascent. Possibly...
A modern-day twist on The Christmas Story, by Vanessa Kisuule. Produced by Becky Ripley.
Singular by Diana Evans
An original short story by writer Diana Evans about looking for love later on in life.
An original short work for radio by Grahame Williams.
A Proper Couple by Naomi Ishiguro
A specially commissioned new work for Radio 4 about love, masochism and cake.
Fifty Pence for the Meter
An elderly man attends wakes for deceased strangers. A Short Work by Jamie Guiney.
14-year-old Beatrice attends an after-school class for 'Female CEO’s of the Future’.
All the Fire by Jacob Ross
Jade Anouka reads an original short story about a new mother with a burning soul.
From Fact to Fiction: Lucky
An original short story inspired by this week's news, written by Allan Radcliffe.
Nikesh Patel reads an original short work for radio by Ben Halls.