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15 Minute Drama

Craven: Series 4

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

In Episode 4 of the police drama starring Maxine Peake, Watende's mistake is exposed and his job is on the line. The ensuing row threatens to stop Craven from being at Macca's hospital bedside.

The cyber bullying and trolling activity takes a nasty turn and Craven is called in when new content goes viral online.

Craven seeks the help of Tom, her friendly psychologist, as she gets desperate for something to strengthen the case.

A late night and a bedside call changes everything.

Each day thoughout this series, additional scenes are carried on into films available on BBC iPlayer and the Radio 4 website. Today's online film continues on from the climax of this episode.

Created by Amelia Bullmore
Written by Michelle Lipton

Executive Producer: Nicola Shindler
Sound Engineer / Sound Designer: Eloise Whitmore
Police Consultant: Keith Dillon
Catherine Ames: Production Assistant

Director / Producer: Justine Potter
A Red Company production for BBC Radio 4. Show less


DCI Sue Craven:
Maxine Peake
DI Terry Bird:
David Crellin
DS Watende Robinson:
Michael Obiora
DSI Tooley:
Paul Warriner
Erin Shanagher
Jack Deam
Lance Darcy:
Michael Hugo
Florence Henderson:
Darcy Isa


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