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Drama

Jennifer Schlueter - North

Duration: 45 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. In 1939, celebrated aviator Anne Morrow Lindbergh met writer Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. Did they have an affair? Stars Samuel West. Show more

Contributors

Anne Morrow Lindberg:
Christina Ritter
Antoine de Saint Exupery:
Samuel West
Charles Lindberg:
Ian Conningham

Genres

Brand

Drama

15 Minute Drama

Ladder of Years

Episode 1: At the Family's Edges

Duration: 15 minutes

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

An unexpected but rather welcome romantic encounter in the grocery aisle is the beginning of a new adventure for homely Delia Grinstead. Show more

The Hot Kid

Shoot-out

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Louly Brown’s letters to a prisoner led her to run away with a bank robber before meeting a US marshal. Stars Samantha Dakin. Show more

Contributors

Jack Belmont:
Adam Gillen
Louly Brown:
Samantha Dakin
Tony Antonelli:
Nathan Osgood
Carl Webster:
Luke Norris
Joe Young:
Joe Jameson
Norm Dilworth:
Paul Heath
Pretty Boy Flloyd:
Shaun Mason
Virgil Webster:
David Acton
Heidi Dilworth:
Bettrys Jones
Nestor Lott:
Ian Conningham
Sylvia Hagenlocker:
Elaine Claxton
Filling Station Woman:
Jane Slavin
Adaptor:
Katie Hims

Drama

Simon Passmore - Earworm

Duration: 45 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. When TV researcher Mia goes in search of a long-lost fabled horror film, she puts herself in danger. Psychological thriller starring Chloe Pirrie. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Ladder of Years

Episode 2: The Felson Girls

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Delia's chance meeting with a younger man focuses her dissatisfactions with her disjointed Baltimore household. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Ladder of Years

Episode 7: Ketchup on His French Fries

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Delia Grinstead's new life and equilibrium are disturbed by an unexpected visitor to town. Show more

The Hot Kid

Fresh Start

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Fed up waiting for a deputy marshal to take her dancing, Louly makes a fresh start, with a new job and name. Stars Luke Norris. Show more

Contributors

Carl Webster:
Luke Norris
Jack Belmont:
Adam Gillen
Louly Brown:
Samantha Dakin
Tony Antonelli:
Nathan Osgood
Virgil Webster:
David Acton
Heidi Dilworth:
Bettrys Jones
Emmet Long:
Shaun Mason
Marshal Bob McMahon:
Ian Conningham
Oris Belmont:
John Chancer
Doris Belmont:
Elaine Claxton
Norm Dilworth:
Paul Heath
Nancy Polis:
Roslyn Hill
Crystal Lee Davidson:
Hannah Genesius
Adaptor:
Katie Hims

The Hot Kid

Most Wanted

Duration: 30 minutes

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

A chance encounter in prison enables Jack Belmont to plan to put an end to his nemesis once and for all. Starring Adam Gillen. Show more

Contributors

Tony Antonelli:
Nathan Osgood
Jack Belmont:
Adam Gillen
Carl Webster:
Luke Norris
Louly Brown:
Samantha Dakin
Oris Belmont:
John Chancer
Nancy Polis:
Roslyn Hill
Cecil Guyton:
Ian Conningham
Virgil Webster:
David Acton
Cellmate:
Paul Heath
Adaptor:
Katie Hims

15 Minute Drama

Mike Bartlett - A Steal

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Hanna's found a way to help out a few friends in need. The problem is her fundraising methods are extremely unorthodox and she might have to stop. Stars Laura Dos Santos. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Writing the Century 27 - The Journal of a Joskin

Episode 4: 1958: Preacher

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Fred Kitchen is now a school gardener and preacher alongside his spasmodic writing career. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Writing the Century 27 - The Journal of a Joskin

Episode 5: 1968: Man with a Scythe

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Now nearly 78, Fred Kitchen is still writing. Show more

Drama

Evelyn Waugh - Decline and Fall

Episode 1

Duration: 58 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. Quiet, earnest, scholarly Oxford student Paul Pennyfeather knows nothing of 1920s high-life until he encounters the Bollinger Club. Stars Kieran Hodgson. Show more

Contributors

Paul Pennyfeather:
Kieran Hodgson
Prendergast:
James Fleet
Philbrick:
Ben Crowe
Margot Beste-Chetwynde:
Emilia Fox
Peter Beste-Chetwynde:
Alex Lawther
Lady Circumference:
Felicity Montagu
Clutterbuck:
Mark Edel-Hunt
Cholmondley:
Jude Akuwudike
Paul's Guardian:
Stephen Critchlow
Trumpington:
Sam Valentine
Sniggs:
Sam Dale
Postlethwaite:
David Acton
Director:
Tracey Neale
Adaptor:
Jeremy Front

Genres

Drama

Evelyn Waugh - Decline and Fall

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

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

In 'the soup' again, Captain Grimes has disappeared. Margot has invited Paul to tutor her son Peter during school holidays. There he meets eccentric Otto. Stars Kieran Hodgson. Show more

Contributors

Margot:
Emilia Fox
Prendergast:
James Fleet
Philbrick:
Ben Crowe
Alastair:
Sam Valentine
Sir Humphrey:
Sam Dale
Governor 2:
Sam Dale
Scout:
Sam Dale
Inspector Bruce:
Stephen Critchlow
Lucas-Dockerty:
David Acton
Chaplain:
David Acton
Jane Grimes:
Jessica Turner
Director:
Tracey Neale
Adaptor:
Jeremy Front

Genres

Home Front

16 June 1915 - Josiah King

Duration: 11 minutes

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

Available for years

The new police constable is on a mission to clean up Folkestone and won't accept excuses. Show more

Contributors

Josiah King:
Daniel Kendrick
Hilary Pearce:
Craige Els
Mickey Macknade:
Reece Buttery
Norman Harris:
Sean Baker
Adam Wilson:
Leo Montague
Eric Morton:
Ian Conningham
Lorna Hogg:
Judy Emmet

Home Front

15 July 1915 - Norman Harris

Duration: 11 minutes

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

Available for years

The investigation into Police Constable King's murder gathers pace. Show more

Contributors

Norman Harris:
Sean Baker
Albert Wilson:
Harry Myers
Inspector Forrester:
Nigel Hastings
Eric Morton:
Ian Conningham
Alice Macknade:
Claire-Louise Cordwell
Mickey Macknade:
Reece Buttery
Maggie Macknade:
Hollie Thoupos

The Once and Future King

Episode 6: The Candle in the Wind

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Mordred uses Arthur's new laws against him, and long-held secrets are exposed. Starring Joel MacCormack and Paul Ready. Show more

Drama

Big Broadcast

Episode 2: Snow

Duration: 45 minutes

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

It is 1933, Christmas Eve, and Radio Station WKAZ Chicago's promise to deliver its last Hour of Charm programme is threatened by a snowstorm, which traps staff in the building. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Duration: 44 minutes

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

By Sebastian Baczkiewicz. In search of silver and gold, Pilgrim comes to St Lewin where the malevolence of a powerful old enemy is causing havoc in the lives of ordinary people . Show more

The Rivals

Series 3

Episode 1: The Knight's Cross Signal Problem

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Inspector Lestrade introduces Sherlock Holmes's rival, blind detective Max Carrados, who tries to discover who caused a horrific train crash at Knight's Cross. Show more

Contributors

Lestrade:
James Fleet
Max Carrados:
Pip Torrens
Parkinson:
David Acton
Hoskins:
Ben Crowe
Miss Chubb:
Jane Slavin
Director:
Liz Webb

Genres

From Fact to Fiction

Series 17

Episode 1: The Heebie Jeebies

Duration: 13 minutes

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

In a week that started with the coffee shop siege in Sydney and ended with Sony Pictures withdrawing a film after threats, Marcy Kahan reflects on the global climate of fear. Show more