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DJ Britton - When Greed Becomes Hunger

Episode 1: The Pit

Duration: 45 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. With a storm brewing in the global food market, a trader sees an opportunity to make a lot of money. Stars Matthew Gravelle, Carys Eleri and Stuart Milligan. Show more

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DJ Britton - When Greed Becomes Hunger

Episode 2: The Pen

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Three years after the collapse of the world food market, Phil and Sian attempt to make amends for their role in the crisis. Stars Matthew Gravelle, Carys Eleri and Stuart Milligan. Show more

BBC National Short Story Award

BBC National Short Story Award 2014

Episode 3: The Taxidermist's Daughter

Duration: 30 minutes

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

In Francesca Rhydderch's shortlisted story, set in the aftermath of WWI, Daisy comes of age. Carys Eleri reads. Show more

15 Minute Drama

November Dead List: Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

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

A priest receives an anonymous list of dearly departed loved ones to be prayed for. But all the names belong to people he knows to be alive. And then they start turning up dead. Show more

15 Minute Drama

November Dead List: Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

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

The police are investigating the murder of man a whose name appeared on a suspected 'kill list' delivered anonymously to a Catholic priest. Show more

15 Minute Drama

November Dead List: Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

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

After questioning by police in connection with a murder enquiry, a parish priest suddenly absconds. The detective travels to Ireland in pursuit. Show more

15 Minute Drama

November Dead List: Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

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

A detective investigates a series of murders in a small London Catholic community. She has little to go on except that the names were on a suspected 'kill list'. Show more

Drama

A Bag on Ballyfinch Place

Duration: 45 minutes

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

By Deirdre Kinahan. When the body of a young woman is found outside Maeve's Dublin home, she begins her own investigation, driven by a desire she does not yet understand. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for years

After losing his job in Urban Planning, will Matt's ex-partner come to his rescue? Stars Alan Francis and Jo Caulfield. From 2014. Show more

Pilgrim by Sebastian Baczkiewicz

Series 5

Gallowstone Hill

Duration: 44 minutes

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

By Sebastian Baczkiewicz. Starring Paul Hilton and Lee Ross. In search of the Radiant Boy, Pilgrim comes to a village cursed with a dangerous collective madness. Show more

Saturday Drama

Paul Sellar - The Moonflask

Duration: 1 hour

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

4 Extra Debut. A group of jobseekers pool their skills to steal a Ming vase and return it to its rightful owner. But who is conning whom? With Lee Ross, Ken Bones and Sean Murray. Show more

The Wire

Educator

Duration: 45 minutes

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

By Hayley Squires. When 16-year-old Lydia meets the wife of her English teacher, the two women push each other to dangerous limits and their lives begin to fall apart. Show more

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Head Hunters

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

By Michael Eaton. Drama focusing on Alfred Haddon, one of the first anthropologists, who in 1917 signed up as a YMCA volunteer on the Western Front. With Michael Maloney. Show more

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Alfred Cort Haddon:
Michael Maloney
James George Frazer:
Sean Murray
Charles Myers:
David Seddon
Kathleen Haddon:
Carys Eleri
Lily Fraser:
Priyanga Burford

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15 Minute Drama

November Dead List: Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

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

A detective is investigating a series of murders. All of the victims' names appeared on a suspected 'kill list', but there's nothing to connect them except their local church. Show more

Ed Reardon's Week

Series 9

Episode 3: The Berkhamstead Job

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Ed finds himself writing a film script, an action adventure with a quirky sci-fi twist. Stars Christopher Douglas. From November 2013. Show more

Drama

Joseph Wilde - Wildsong

Duration: 45 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. A man leaves the comfort of the city to search for his brother in rural Somerset, to bring him to see their dying father. With Tim van Eyken's drama and soundscape. Show more

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Jonesy

Duration: 45 minutes

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

By award-winning writer Tom Wells. The heroic journey of Withernsea lad Jamie 'Jonesy' Jones, from chronic asthma sufferer to graduate in GCSE PE. Show more

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Andy Warhol's Wig

Duration: 45 minutes

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

By David Lemon. Thomas, a young artist obsessed with the 1960s, goes on an eventful roadtrip with his maverick artist hero. Show more

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for years

Ruby is unaware of her clairvoyant heritage and finds her gift a curse in an age of experimental psychology. Stars Ami Metcalf. Show more

Drama

Get Carter: Nights at the Circus

Episode 2

Duration: 57 minutes

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

Angela Carter's fantastical story of aerialist extraordinaire and circus star Sophie Fevvers. Hatched from an egg, Fevvers is part woman, part bird - if you believe her. Show more

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Sophie Fevvers:
Roisin Conaty
Jack Walser:
Ryan Whittle
Colonel Kearney:
Stewart Wright
Samson:
Joe Sims
Kidnapper:
Joe Sims
Princess:
Claire Cage
Grand Duke:
Richard Elfyn

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