If I Only Had

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01If I Only Had A Brain20140808
01If I Only Had A Brain20140808

August 2014 sees the 75th anniversary of the iconic MGM film adaptation of L. Frank Baum's classic novel The Wizard of Oz.

Inspired by the Tin Man, Scarecrow, and Cowardly Lion's quest to find Brains, Heart and Courage, Ian Sansom, Morwenna Banks and Colin Carberry bring us a series of three stories about people who find themselves in unexpected situations, which challenge them to display qualities they never realized they had all along, or which find them looking at their lives in a new light in their own personal quests for a brain, a heart, and the nerve.

If I Only Had a Brain

Read by Mark Heap

Novelist and broadcaster Ian Sansom takes us into the daily routine of a scientist who in his quest for new discoveries rarely tells the people he meets exactly what his job entails.

Writer....Ian Sansom

Producer - Heather Larmour.

01If I Only Had A Brain2014080820161016 (R4)

A story of the repetitious life of a scientist, but what is it he hopes to discover?

Stories inspired by the iconic MGM film adaptation of L. Frank Baum's classic novel The Wizard of Oz.

Inspired by the Tin Man, Scarecrow, and Cowardly Lion's quest to find Brains, Heart and Courage, Ian Sansom, Morwenna Banks and Colin Carberry bring us a series of three stories about people who find themselves in unexpected situations, which challenge them to display qualities they never realized they had all along, or which find them looking at their lives in a new light in their own personal quests for a brain, a heart, and the nerve.

If I Only Had a Brain

Read by Mark Heap

Novelist and broadcaster Ian Sansom takes us into the daily routine of a scientist who in his quest for new discoveries rarely tells the people he meets exactly what his job entails.

Writer....Ian Sansom

Reader....Mark Heap

Producer - Heather Larmour.

01If I Only Had A Brain2014080820161016 (R4)

Stories inspired by the iconic MGM film adaptation of L. Frank Baum's classic novel The Wizard of Oz.

Inspired by the Tin Man, Scarecrow, and Cowardly Lion's quest to find Brains, Heart and Courage, Ian Sansom, Morwenna Banks and Colin Carberry bring us a series of three stories about people who find themselves in unexpected situations, which challenge them to display qualities they never realized they had all along, or which find them looking at their lives in a new light in their own personal quests for a brain, a heart, and the nerve.

If I Only Had a Brain

Read by Mark Heap

Novelist and broadcaster Ian Sansom takes us into the daily routine of a scientist who in his quest for new discoveries rarely tells the people he meets exactly what his job entails.

Writer....Ian Sansom

Reader....Mark Heap

Producer - Heather Larmour.

August 2014 sees the 75th anniversary of the iconic MGM film adaptation of L. Frank Baum's classic novel The Wizard of Oz.

A story of the repetitious life of a scientist, but what is it he hopes to discover?

02If I Only Had A Heart20140815
02If I Only Had A Heart20140815

August 2014 sees the 75th anniversary of the iconic MGM film adaptation of L. Frank Baum's classic novel The Wizard of Oz.

Inspired by the Tin Man, Scarecrow, and Cowardly Lion's quest to find Brains, Heart and Courage, Ian Sansom, Morwenna Banks and Colin Carberry bring us a series of three stories about people who find themselves in unexpected situations, which challenge them to display qualities they never realized they had all along, or which find them looking at their lives in a new light in their own personal quests for a brain, a heart, and the nerve.

If I Only Had a Heart

Read by Vicky McClure

Writer and performer Morwenna Banks takes us to a hospital bedside where a mother waits nervously for news that could save her son's life.

Writer....Morwenna Banks

Producer - Heather Larmour.

02If I Only Had A Heart2014081520161023 (R4)

By Morwenna Banks. A mother waits nervously for news that could save her son's life.

Stories inspired by the iconic MGM film adaptation of L. Frank Baum's classic novel The Wizard of Oz.

Inspired by the Tin Man, Scarecrow, and Cowardly Lion's quest to find Brains, Heart and Courage, Ian Sansom, Morwenna Banks and Colin Carberry bring us a series of three stories about people who find themselves in unexpected situations, which challenge them to display qualities they never realized they had all along, or which find them looking at their lives in a new light in their own personal quests for a brain, a heart, and the nerve.

If I Only Had a Heart

Read by Vicky McClure

Writer and performer Morwenna Banks takes us to a hospital bedside where a mother waits nervously for news that could save her son's life.

Writer....Morwenna Banks

Reader....Vicky McClure

Producer - Heather Larmour.

02If I Only Had A Heart2014081520161023 (R4)

Stories inspired by the iconic MGM film adaptation of L. Frank Baum's classic novel The Wizard of Oz.

Inspired by the Tin Man, Scarecrow, and Cowardly Lion's quest to find Brains, Heart and Courage, Ian Sansom, Morwenna Banks and Colin Carberry bring us a series of three stories about people who find themselves in unexpected situations, which challenge them to display qualities they never realized they had all along, or which find them looking at their lives in a new light in their own personal quests for a brain, a heart, and the nerve.

If I Only Had a Heart

Read by Vicky McClure

Writer and performer Morwenna Banks takes us to a hospital bedside where a mother waits nervously for news that could save her son's life.

Writer....Morwenna Banks

Reader....Vicky McClure

Producer - Heather Larmour.

By Morwenna Banks. A mother waits nervously for news that could save her son's life.

August 2014 sees the 75th anniversary of the iconic MGM film adaptation of L. Frank Baum's classic novel The Wizard of Oz.

03If I Only Had The Nerve2014082220161030 (R4)

Stories inspired by the iconic MGM film adaptation of L. Frank Baum's classic novel The Wizard of Oz.

Inspired by the Tin Man, Scarecrow, and Cowardly Lion's quest to find Brains, Heart and Courage, Ian Sansom, Morwenna Banks and Colin Carberry bring us a series of three stories about people who find themselves in unexpected situations, which challenge them to display qualities they never realized they had all along, or which find them looking at their lives in a new light in their own personal quests for a brain, a heart, and the nerve.

If I Only Had the Nerve

Read by Ben Peel

Colin Carberry (co-writer of Good Vibrations) introduces us to Brendon, a serial Recruitment Agency temp, who finally discovers the courage to make some important changes in his life.

Brendan is stuck in a rut. If only he could find the courage to escape. By Colin Carberry.

03 LASTIf I Only Had The Nerve20140822

August 2014 sees the 75th anniversary of the iconic MGM film adaptation of L. Frank Baum's classic novel The Wizard of Oz.

Inspired by the Tin Man, Scarecrow, and Cowardly Lion's quest to find Brains, Heart and Courage, Ian Sansom, Morwenna Banks and Colin Carberry bring us a series of three stories about people who find themselves in unexpected situations, which challenge them to display qualities they never realized they had all along, or which find them looking at their lives in a new light in their own personal quests for a brain, a heart, and the nerve.

If I Only Had the Nerve

Read by Ben Peel

Colin Carberry (co-writer of Good Vibrations) introduces us to Brendon, a serial Recruitment Agency temp, who finally discovers the courage to make some important changes in his life.

Writer....Colin Carberry

Producer - Gemma McMullan.