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The Real George Orwell

Homage to Catalonia

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

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

Franco's Nationalists reject Spain's Republican government. Eric Blair reports the fight against fascism. Stars Joseph Millson. Show more

Contributors

Eric Blair:
Joseph Millson
Eileen Blair:
Lyndsey Marshal
Georges Kopp:
Ewan Bailey
Spanish volunteer:
Javier Marzan
Henry Miller:
Richard Laing
John McNair:
John McAndrew
Benjamin:
Jon Lolis
Tom Gallagher:
Gareth Pierce
Fascist soldier:
Asier Newman
Director:
Kate McAll

The Once and Future King

Episode 4: The Ill-Made Knight

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Full of zeal for Arthur's new chivalric order, Lancelot rides into Camelot. Starring Paul Ready and Alex Waldmann. Show more

Drama

When Last I Saw You

Duration: 45 minutes

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

When Last I Saw You: Psychological thriller by Peter Whalley. Jane says she has found the man who violently attacked her five years ago. But he denies it. Show more

Genres

Brand

Drama

The League of Gentlemen

Anniversary Specials

Episode 1: Return to Royston Vasey

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Available for 3 months

Familiar faces return to Royston Vasey, settling old scores and digging up some old friends - with more bad blood than an abattoir with septicaemia. Show more

The League of Gentlemen

Anniversary Specials

Episode 2: Save Royston Vasey

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Available for 3 months

Comedy series. Royston Vasey is facing a threat more terrible than anything it has faced before - boundary changes that will erase the town from the map forever. Show more

Elsinore

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 44 minutes

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

Sebastian Baczkiewicz's series reaches its climax with a story that combines desperate love with crushing betrayal when Claudius discovers the truth behind events in Sweden. Show more

Elsinore

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 44 minutes

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

Sebastian Baczkiewicz weaves magic and mystery into the turbulent world of Elsinore when Claudius visits the strange kingdom of Carpathia to find a wife for the man who hates him. Show more

The Once and Future King

Episode 5: The Lengthening Shadow

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Murder and betrayal threaten to undermine all that Arthur holds dear. The Round Table's survival is in peril. Stars Paul Ready. Show more

Riot Girls

The Life and Loves of a She Devil

Episode 2

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Ruth's campaign to punish her husband and his mistress is well-advanced, and now she will still stop at nothing to get the life, and the body, she desires. Show more

Drama on 3

Saint Joan, by George Bernard Shaw

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

Available for years

An adaptation of Shaw's play dramatising the life and trials of Joan of Arc, for which he won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1925. Show more

Contributors

Joan (The Maid):
Lyndsey Marshal
Robert de Baudricourt/The Chaplain:
Paul Ritter
The Archbishop of Rheims:
Anton Lesser
The Duke of Tremouille/Inquisitor:
Sean Baker
Charles, the Dauphin/Charles VII:
Blake Ritson
Bluebeard/Brother Martin Ladvenu:
Nyasha Hatendi
Captain La Hire/John d'Estivet:
Daniel Rabin
Count of Dunois/de Poulengey:
Trystan Gravelle
The Earl of Warwick:
Jonathan Coy
Pierre Cauchon, Bishop of Beauvais:
Paul Hilton
Thomas de Courcelles:
Stuart McLoughlin
de Baudrincourt's Steward:
Brian Bowles
Dunois's Page:
Ryan Watson

15 Minute Drama

Zosia Wand - The Treehouse

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. Clare returns to her childhood home years after tragedy struck, but can she put the past behind her? Starring Joanne Mitchell. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Zosia Wand - The Treehouse

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

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

A message scrawled on a woodland treehouse, where teenager Mark fell to his death 19 years before, causes panic among his remaining friends. Stars William Ash. Show more

Garrow's Law

Series 3

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Drama set in the late 18th century. Pioneering barrister William Garrow returns to champion the rights of prisoners. Garrow risks his reputation to defend the indefensible. Show more

Contributors

William Garrow:
Andrew Buchan
John Southouse:
Alun Armstrong
Lady Sarah Hill:
Lyndsey Marshal
Sir Arthur Hill:
Rupert Graves
Silvester:
Aidan McArdle
Judge Buller:
Michael Culkin
Lord Melville:
Stephen Boxer
James Hadfield:
Mark Letheren
Duke of York:
Tim Steed
Ann Hadfield:
Sian Brooke
Lady Henrietta Armistead:
Olivia Grant
Vincent:
Gavin Kean
Alexander Creighton:
Clive Russell
Director:
Bryn Higgins
Producer:
Nick Pitt

Garrow's Law

Series 2

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Drama set in the late 18th century. Garrow defends a man accused of sodomy, a capital offence in Georgian England, while dealing with a sexual scandal of his own. Show more

Contributors

William Garrow:
Andrew Buchan
John Southouse:
Alun Armstrong
Lady Sarah Hill:
Lyndsey Marshal
Sir ArthurHill:
Rupert Graves
Silvester:
Aidan McArdle
Judge Buller:
Michael Culkin
David Jasker:
Matthew McNulty
Isabella Jasker:
Liz White
Captain Robert Jones:
Andrew Scott
John Farmer:
Anton Lesser
Mary Christie:
Victoria Balnaves
Phebe Harris:
Florence Bell
Maria Reader:
Rachel Pickup
Director:
Ashley Pearce
Producer:
Nick Pitt

Being Human

Series 2

Episode 6

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Comedy-drama series about a werewolf, a vampire and a ghost. A fraudulent psychic is helped by Annie. Lucy's reaction to sleeping with Mitchell has some shocking repercussions. Show more

Garrow's Law

Series 2

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Period drama. When 133 African prisoners are thrown overboard from a slave ship in suspicious circumstances, Garrow challenges the brutal trade that regards slaves as cargo. Show more

Contributors

William Garrow:
Andrew Buchan
John Southouse:
Alun Armstrong
Lady Sarah Hill:
Lyndsey Marshal
Sir Arthur Hill:
Rupert Graves
Silvester:
Aidan McArdle
Judge Buller:
Michael Culkin
Constable Yardley:
Steven McNicoll
Annie Christie:
Charlene Boyd
Mary Christie:
Victoria Balnaves
Peter Gilbert:
Benedict Sandiford
Hugh Gilbert:
Martin Savage
Gustavas Vassa:
Danny Sapani
James Kelsall:
Colin Tierney
Captain Collingwood:
Jasper Britton
Robert Stubbs:
Tony Maudsley
Lord Melville:
Stephen Boxer
John Farmer:
Anton Lesser
Director:
Ashley Pearce
Producer:
Nick Pitt

Drama

Richard Adams - Watership Down

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

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

4 Extra Debut. Fearful that their home is to be destroyed, a band of rabbits begins an epic and perilous journey. Starring Lyndsey Marshal. Show more

Drama

Richard Adams - Watership Down

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

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

To ensure the future of their new home, the rabbits must confront the terrifying General Woundwort. Stars Gunnar Cauthery. Show more

Being Human

Series 2

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Comedy-drama series about a werewolf, a vampire and a ghost. George gets a new job, a new girlfriend and even a cage to transform in. Annie meets an enigmatic ghost. Show more

Being Human

Series 2

Episode 5

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Comedy-drama series about a werewolf, a vampire and a ghost. Mitchell starts to think Lucy might change his life. Annie has a shock when she's left looking after a ghost baby. Show more