Drama of the Week

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Every Friday we bring you a new drama from BBC Radio 4 or Radio 3. Exercise your imagination with some of the best writers and actors on radio. Storytelling at its very best.

Calls From Far Away Sept. 23, 2022

Science fiction drama by Katherine Soper delving into humanity’s capacity to come together after a moment of great change. An unexpected discovery on Pluto promises to have profound ramifications back down on Earth. Freelance journalist Jodie finds herself in the right place at the right time when the discovery is made - her life is set to be turned upside down. Jodie ….. Maimie McCoy Leo ….. Tom Glenister Young Leo ….. Bertie Cresswell Ted ….. Jonathan Forbes Elliott ….. Chloë Sommer Lorelei ….. Joanna Monro News presenter ….. Tom Kiteley Scientists ….. Ruth Everett and Roger Ringrose Sound design …

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When Maya unearths new information about her Aunt’s death, she has to find out the truth
The Breach March 4, 2022
Bodies in a peat bog are traced back to a calamitous event in 2000BC.
Part 10 - Broken Colours Feb. 24, 2022
Magnar is holding a gun to Dan's head. To what lengths will Jess go to save him?
Part 9 - Broken Colours Feb. 24, 2022
Jess is sucked even deeper into Ronnie's criminal gang and joins Dan in an act of arson.
Part 8 - Broken Colours Feb. 24, 2022
Jess snorts a line of DMT to get back at Dan. But she experiences a terrifying trip.
Part 7 - Broken Colours Feb. 24, 2022
Jess has left Dan and the murky world of Ronnie Vaz. But something is pulling her back.
Part 6 - Broken Colours Feb. 24, 2022
Jess discovers the true nature of Ronnie Vaz's business empire.
Part 5 - Broken Colours Feb. 24, 2022
Jess is learning more about the world Dan moves in. But it's not without its benefits.
Part 4 - Broken Colours Feb. 24, 2022
Jess is no longer certain about the kind of person Dan is - boyfriend or predator?
Part 3 - Broken Colours Feb. 24, 2022
Jess's new boyfriend Dan has vanished into thin air. Stars Holli Dempsey and Josef Altin
Part 2 - Broken Colours Feb. 24, 2022
In the chaos of the protest, Jess collapses. But an enigmatic stranger comes to her aid.
Part 1 - Broken Colours Feb. 24, 2022
Jess sees the world differently from other people. A new thriller from Matthew Broughton.
Patterdale Feb. 18, 2022
New drama from the winner of the prestigious audio award:The Alfred Bradley Bursary Award
House Rules July 2, 2021
Exercise your imagination with some of the best writers and actors on radio.
Episode 6 - Peking Noir Jan. 10, 2021
Having survived the war, Shura returns to Peking in an attempt to rebuild an empire.
Episode 5 - Peking Noir Jan. 10, 2021
Shura now lives in an occupied city and, as ever, must work out a way to survive.
Episode 4 - Peking Noir Jan. 10, 2021
The Jazz Age has reached Peking and Shura is determined to get a big slice of the action.
Episode 3 - Peking Noir Jan. 10, 2021
Now a refugee in China, Shura seeks new opportunities and finds love in a dangerous place.
Episode 2 - Peking Noir Jan. 10, 2021
Shura comes of age against the pounding beat of revolution in a Siberia in chaos.