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Duration: 1 hour

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

London, 1896: Can penniless Henry Adams survive for a month without spending a one million pound note? Stars Trevor White. Show more

Contributors

Henry Adams:
Trevor White
Miss Portia Langham:
Verity-May Henry
Trubshaw:
Conrad Nelson
Vesuvius:
Conrad Nelson
Mr Raymond:
Jonathan Keeble
Majordomo:
Jonathan Keeble
Concierge:
Malcolm Raeburn
Mrs Harris:
Kathryn Hunt
Lloyd Hastings:
John Guerrasio
American Ambassador:
John Guerrasio
Author:
Mark Twain

15 Minute Drama

Anna's War

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Anna wants to help evacuate 85 old people from a war-torn Chechnyan old people's home who have been abandoned by the authorities. But there is opposition. Show more

Contributors

Anna Politkovskaya:
Anastasia Hille
Dimitry Muratov:
Conrad Nelson
Elena Kudimova:
Fiona Clarke
Ivan Bogolomov:
Max Bollinger
Alexander Politkovsky:
Andrew Byron

Genres

15 Minute Drama

Anna's War

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

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

The inhabitants of a Chechen mountain village have written to Anna asking for her to investigate tortures by the Russian army on civilians. Anna herself is captured by the soldiers. Show more

Contributors

Anna Politkovskaya:
Anastasia Hille
Dimitri Muratov:
Conrad Nelson
Vera Politkovskaya:
Harriet Chandler Judd
Lieutenant:
Andrew Byron

Genres

Drama on 3

A Doll's House

Duration: 2 hours

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for years

Set in India in 1879, Tanika Gupta's version of Henrik Ibsen's classic play shines a light on British colonial history and race relations as well as gender politics and class. Show more

Drama on 3

Manfred

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for years

An adaptation of Byron's haunting drama in which a man, living in isolation high in the mountains, tortured and haunted by a dark crime, invokes spirits in search of solace. Show more

Contributors

Chamois Hunter/Spirit:
Conrad Nelson
Abbot/Spirit/Arimanes:
Jonathan Keeble
Herman/Spirit:
Henry Devas
Astarte/Witch of the Alps/Spirit:
Emily Pithon
Composer:
Olly Fox

Genres

Drama on 3

Lorca's Rural Trilogy

Episode 2: Yerma

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Told with poetic imagery and song, Lorca's powerful tale of a woman's desperate yearning for a child that leads her to murder. Show more

Contributors

Pagan Old Woman:
Annette Badland
Dolores' Neighbour:
Kate Layden
Washerwoman:
Deborah McAndrew
Washerwoman:
Fionnuala Dorrity
Washerwoman/Girl 1:
Liz Carter
Washerwoman/Female at the Pilgrimag:
Helen Longworth
Male at the Pilgrimage:
Kevin Harvey
Spanish Voice:
Anna Castineiras
Musician:
Tayo Akinbode
Musician:
Chris Cruiks

Genres

Stone

Series 7

Episode 2

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for 5 months

The team investigate the homeless charity and also the background of the victim. Who would want to do him harm? Meanwhile Stone's daughter Alice starts to act out of character. Show more

Contributors

DCI John Stone:
Hugo Speer
DS Sue Kelly:
Deborah McAndrew
DI Mike Tanner:
Craig Cheetham
Jackie Stanton-Hope:
Jill Halfpenny
McAffrey:
Conrad Nelson
Director:
Gary Brown
Producer:
Gary Brown

Genres

Stone

Series 7

Episode 7

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for 5 months

By Alex Ganley. The team now have their prime suspect, but who is he? There is only one person who can identify him. Show more

Contributors

DCI John Stone:
Hugo Speer
DS Sue Kelly:
Deborah McAndrew
DI Mike Tanner:
Craig Cheetham
Jackie Stanton-Hope:
Jill Halfpenny
McAffrey:
Conrad Nelson
Christine:
Emily Pithon
Director:
Gary Brown
Producer:
Gary Brown

Genres

Stone

Series 7

Episode 8

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for 5 months

The team locate the possible witness. But what does she know? Written by Alex Ganley. Series created by Danny Brocklehurst. Show more

Contributors

DCI John Stone:
Hugo Speer
DS Sue Kelly:
Deborah McAndrew
DI Mike Tanner:
Craig Cheetham
Jackie Stanton-Hope:
Jill Halfpenny
McAffrey:
Conrad Nelson
Christine:
Emily Pithon
Director:
Gary Brown
Producer:
Gary Brown

Genres

Stone

Series 7

Episode 10

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for 5 months

A devastated DCI Stone urges his team to bring the truth to light and finally get justice for the victims. written by Vivienne Harvey. Series created by Danny Brocklehurst. Show more

Contributors

DCI John Stone:
Hugo Speer
DS Sue Kelly:
Deborah McAndrew
DI Mike Tanner:
Craig Cheetham
Neil Fitzhugh:
Graeme Hawley
Jackie Stanton-Hope:
Jill Halfpenny
Sarah Martindale:
Christine Bottomley
Cody Stafford:
Tachia Newall
McAffrey:
Conrad Nelson
Producer:
Gary Brown

Genres

Drama

Legacy

Episode 2: Suspicious Minds

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Cath Staincliffe's heir hunters series. Dan and Rachel's search for an heir to Petra Oster's estate leads them to investigate events in 1980s East Berlin. Show more

Drama

Higher - Series 4

Episode 2: Privatisation, the Final Battle

Duration: 45 minutes

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

The free market winds of change are blowing through the breezeblock corridors of Hayborough University. What will the old stalwarts do? Show more

Drama

Hatch, Match and Dispatch

Losing My Penny by Leah Chillery

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for years

Leo is in love with Penny and plans to marry her – possessive father permitting. But Leo is harbouring secrets. Stars Don Gilet. Show more

Drama

Love Me Tender

Duration: 45 minutes

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

By Ian McMillan. Comedy verse drama about a radio producer who makes a documentary about trainspotters. All the characters speak in different verse forms. Show more

Genres

Brand

Drama

Classic Serial

John Wyndham - The Chrysalids

Episode 2

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Will David be forced to flee to the Fringes, the lawless territory inhabited by mutants, or risk discovery? Stars Matthew Beard, Ben Hanley, Isobel Doran and Conrad Nelson. Show more

Stone

Series 7

Episode 4

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for 5 months

DCI Stone's investigation into a murder victim's final movements shines a spotlight on several new suspects, but will Stone and his team manage to track them down? Show more

Contributors

DCI John Stone:
Hugo Speer
DS Sue Kelly:
Deborah McAndrew
DI Mike Tanner:
Craig Cheetham
Alice Stone:
Sydney Wade
Adam Bentley:
Reuben Johnson
Paul Dixon:
Kieran O'Brien
Liam McAffrey:
Conrad Nelson
Dana Molineux:
Olivia Sweeney
Producer:
Gary Brown

Genres

Dangerous Visions

Resistance

Episode 2

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Val McDermid's thriller examines what happens if antibiotics stop working. Developed through the Wellcome Trust Experimental stories scheme. Show more

Dangerous Visions

Resistance

Episode 3

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Val McDermid's thriller examines what happens if antibiotics stop working. Developed through the Wellcome Trust Experimental stories scheme. Show more

Stone

Series 5

Episode 4: Progress

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for years

By Alex Ganley. When the proprietor of a rundown garden centre is murdered, DCI Stone wrestles to find a motive, and his investigation leads him into dangerous territory. Show more

Contributors

DCI John Stone:
Hugo Speer
DI Mike Tanner:
Craig Cheetham
DS Sue Kelly:
Deborah McAndrew
Ted Lennon:
Steve Evets
McCaffrey:
Conrad Nelson
Bernice:
Kate Coogan
Barrington:
Graeme Hawley

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Gladys, jailed for murdering a younger man, delves into the past. Aged 40, she is having an affair and gets rejected. Stars Frances Barber. Show more