Getting Away From It

Travels abroad shed new light on life back home in five specially commissioned stories by different writers.

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20050508Travels abroad shed new light on life back home in five specially commissioned stories by different writers.

1/5. Jack, Internationally

By Emily Perkins.

A globetrotting clown, full of exciting stories, gets his come-uppance when his friends back home discover a secret about him that forces them to see him as he truly is.

Read by Claire Skinner.

Travels abroad shed new light on life back home in five specially commissioned stories by different writers.

1/5. Jack, Internationally

By Emily Perkins.

A globetrotting clown, full of exciting stories, gets his come-uppance when his friends back home discover a secret about him that forces them to see him as he truly is.

Read by Claire Skinner.

Then News.

"Travels abroad shed new light on life back home in five specially commissioned stories by different writers.

1/5. Jack, Internationally

By Emily Perkins.

A globetrotting clown, full of exciting stories, gets his come-uppance when his friends back home discover a secret about him that forces them to see him as he truly is.

Read by Claire Skinner."

20050515Travels abroad shed new light on life back home, in five specially commissioned stories by different writers.

2/5. Dry Run

By Glenn Patterson.

Summer 1979, two teenagers fall in love en route to France from Belfast, mistakenly believing that they have left the past behind.

Read by Marty Rea.

Travels abroad shed new light on life back home, in five specially commissioned stories by different writers.

2/5. Dry Run

By Glenn Patterson.

Summer 1979, two teenagers fall in love en route to France from Belfast, mistakenly believing that they have left the past behind.

Read by Marty Rea.

Then News.

"Travels abroad shed new light on life back home, in five specially commissioned stories by different writers.

2/5. Dry Run

By Glenn Patterson.

Summer 1979, two teenagers fall in love en route to France from Belfast, mistakenly believing that they have left the past behind.

Read by Marty Rea."

20050529Travels abroad shed light on life back home.

4/5. The Eclipse

By Amanthi Harris.

Travels abroad shed light on life back home.

4/5. The Eclipse

By Amanthi Harris.

Then News.

20050605Travels abroad shed new light on life back home in stories by different writers.

5/5. The Island

By Tim Pears.

A remote island off the coast of Maine provides answers to a young man's past.

Read by Matthew MacFadyen.

Travels abroad shed new light on life back home in stories by different writers.

5/5. The Island

By Tim Pears.

A remote island off the coast of Maine provides answers to a young man's past.

Read by Matthew MacFadyen.

Then News.

AR01Jack, Internationally2004060720050508by Emily Perkins

A globetrotting clown, full of exciting stories, gets his come-uppance when his friends back home discover a secret about him that forces them to see him as he truly is.

Read by Claire Skinner

Produced by Gemma Jenkins

"by Emily Perkins

Produced by Gemma Jenkins"

AR02Dry Run2004060820050515by Glenn Patterson

Summer 1979, two teenagers fall in love en route to France from Belfast mistakenly believing that they have left the past behind.

Reader: Marty Rea

Producer: Joanne Reardon.

"by Glenn Patterson

Producer: Joanne Reardon."

AR03A Sense Of Place2004060920050522by Ruth Henderson

Mythology surrounding the Croatian island of Brac gives new hope to a mother struggling to find her place in life.

Reader: Anastasia Hille

Producer: Gemma Jenkins

AR04The Eclipse2004061020050529By Amanthi Harris.
AR05 LASTThe Island2004061120050605by Tim Pears

A beautiful, remote island off the coast of Maine provides answers to a young man's past.

Read by Matthew MacFadyen

Produced by Gemma Jenkins

"by Tim Pears

Produced by Gemma Jenkins"