BBC National Short Story Award 2017 [Short Works]

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Bearded20170919By Ross Raisin. Someone is hogging the hair-dryers in the changing rooms.

Original short works for radio.

Dear Mister Burke20170920By Tea Obreht. Mrs Mary Winters determines to get to the bottom of a mystery.

Original short works for radio.

Memento Mori20170922In Stephanie Victoire's short story there is an encounter with something unexplained.

Original short works for radio.

Some Trick with Elastic20170918

Five commissioned short stories to celebrate the BBC National Short Story Awards :

1. 'Some Trick with Elastic' by last year's winner, KJ ORR.

A man walks into a bar in evening dress, hands waving in the air. But it's all too much for the bartender.

Read by Blake Ritson

Producer Duncan Minshull.

By KJ Orr. A man walks into a bar in evening dress, hands waving in the air.

Original short works for radio.

The Cold God of Bad Luck20170921

Five commissioned short stories to celebrate the BBC National Short Story Award:

4. 'The Cold God Of Bad Luck' by Colin Barrett.

Lorna keeps an eye on boozy Bo, a very boozy Father, and a Mother in denial, despite being a woman of 'consuming selfishness' herself. It's one heck of a family..

Reader Deirdre Mullins

Producer Duncan Minshull.

By Colin Barrett. Lorna keeps an eye on boozy Bo, a boozy father and a mother in denial.

Original short works for radio.