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Sonnets in the City

Episode 4: Tongue

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

In response to Shakespeare's Sonnet 140, Lee Mattinson's drama about a man trying to find his way home from a nightclub, pursued by a talking tongue. Reader: Maxine Peake. Show more

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Duration: 45 minutes

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

By Katharine Way. Psychological thriller about sight and perception. Cassie has a degenerative eye disease, but her boyfriend's brother thinks she is faking her disability. Show more

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Drama

Drama

MetaphorMoses

Duration: 44 minutes

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

By Gary Ogin. A young man wakes up as a bearded Orthodox Jew. What does his secular Jewish family do? Fast-paced comedy about religion and identity. Show more

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Drama

Drama

Sylvia's Lovers by Elizabeth Gaskell

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

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

Sylvia marries Philip. But there’s chaos when Charlie returns and Sylvia discovers Philip has lied to her. Stars Jodie Comer. Show more

Drama

Closely Observed Trains

Duration: 1 hour

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

It is 1945. For gauche young apprentice Milos Hrma, life at the sleepy railway station in Bohemia is full of complex preoccupations. Stars John Bradley and Verity Henry. Show more

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Drama

Drama

Brotherhood

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

By Furquan Akhtar. After being away for five years, Yousaf returns home to a community that feels under pressure due to the media representation of Muslims. Show more

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Drama

Drama

That'll Be the Day by Ray Connolly

Duration: 57 minutes

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

Available for 6 months

It’s 1959 and young Jim Maclaine has it all - but is he ready for the normal life mapped out for him? Starring Jack Gordon. Show more

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Landlady:
Emily Pithon
History Teacher:
Conrad Nelson
Jeanette:
Natalie Grady
Director:
Gary Brown
Producer:
Gary Brown

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Drama

Drama on 3

Sonnets in the City

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Five short dramas taking place in the city from sunset to sunrise, in response to a selection of Shakespeare's sonnets. Show more

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Sonnets in the City

Episode 2: Tattered Heart

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

In response to Shakespeare's Sonnet 61, Francesca Martinez's story about two lovers who, on a night heavy with expectation, take a late stroll to a park. Reader: Maxine Peake. Show more

Drama

D H Lawrence's The Gypsy

Duration: 1 hour

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

4 Extra Debut. A handsome gypsy is drawn to the rector's daughter when he arrives one summer at her village. Stars Samuel Edward-Cook. Show more

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HG Wells

Ann Veronica

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

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

Ann Veronica is living alone in her quest for liberation, but it's an uphill struggle. Starring Bill Nighy and Amy Hoggart. Show more

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HG Wells - The Narrator:
Bill Nighy
Ann Veronica Stanley:
Amy Hoggart
Kitty Brett:
Verity Henry
Manning:
Toby Hadoke
Author:
HG Wells

Drama

Stardust by Ray Connolly

Duration: 57 minutes

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

Available for 6 months

The rise and fall of an aspiring pop star who seeks a friend’s help. Follow-up to “That’ll Be The Day” starring Greg Wood. Show more

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Barnacle Tim:
Chris Hannon
Mrs Porter-Lee:
Fiona Clarke
Danielle:
Verity Henry
Air Stewardess:
Verity Henry
Porter Lee:
Stephen Marzella
Colin Day:
Jason Done
Director:
Gary Brown
Producer:
Gary Brown

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Drama

The A Word

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales HD

Available for 7 months

The extended Hughes family reunites for Joe's fifth birthday party. Tensions soon rise when it's suggested that Joe has communication problems. Show more

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Alison Hughes:
Morven Christie
Paul Hughes:
Lee Ingleby
Eddie Scot:
Greg McHugh
Nicola Daniels:
Vinette Robinson
Joe Hughes:
Max Vento
Rebecca Hughes:
Molly Wright
Maurice Scott:
Christopher Eccleston
David Nowak:
Adam Wittek
Pavel Kaminski:
Tommie Grabiec
Sea Lily:
Verity Henry
Ralph Wilson:
Leon Harrop
Dr Eshell:
Siri Ellis
Dr Waite:
Mina Anwar
Receptionist:
Denice Hope
Producer:
Marcus Wilson
Executive Producer:
Patrick Spence
Executive Producer:
Jenny Frayn
Executive Producer:
Peter Bowker
Executive Producer:
Avi Nir
Executive Producer:
Sara Johnson
Executive Producer:
Keren Margalit
Production Company:
undefined Keshet UK

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Blood, Sex and Money by Emile Zola

Season 2 - Sex

Episode 7: Affairs

Duration: 44 minutes

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

Affairs by Lavinia Murray inspired by Zola's Rougon-Maquart series. Dide's great grand-son Octave has come to Paris to find his fortune preferably through his affairs with women. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Intensive Care

Episode 1: This Can't Be Happening

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for years

A husband relates the events surrounding his wife's illness as she lies in a coma. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Intensive Care

Episode 2: Dancing with Death

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for years

Cath has had a brain haemorrhage. If she gets through the next ten days, her chances of survival will improve. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Intensive Care

Episode 3: Dark, Dark Wood

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for years

Cath is still in a coma. Her sister and mother travel from Australia to see her. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Intensive Care

Episode 4: Sleeping Beauty

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for years

Nick's friends from Canada arrive. One of them has a cold, and Nick worries she may infect Cath, who is still very poorly. Show more

15 Minute Drama

Intensive Care

Episode 5: Bottom's Dream

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for years

Cath has come out of her coma. Nick fusses around her, anxious she will relapse. Show more

Stone

Series 6

Damage

Duration: 44 minutes

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

Available for years

Detective series Stone created by Danny Brocklehurst with Hugo Speer as DCI Stone. In Damage by Vivienne Harvey several deaths within a homeless shelter lead Stone to go undercover Show more

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DCI John Stone:
Hugo Speer
DI Mike Tanner:
Craig Cheetham
DS Sue Kelly:
Deborah McAndrew
McAffrey:
Conrad Nelson
Mad Dog:
Reece Noi
Jammy:
Drew Cain
Queenie:
Verity Henry