A Sting In The Tale

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01In What I Failed To Do2011031420110315
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20130114 (BBC7)
20130115 (BBC7)

Sadie and husband Reggie are walking home from the shops - in Mary D'Arcy's shocking tale of revenge. Read by Maggie Steed.

Sadie and Reggie are walking home from the shops - in Mary D'Arcy's tale of revenge.

Sadie and husband Reggie are walking home from the shops. Mary D'Arcy's shocking tale of revenge, read by Maggie Steed.

Sadie and husband Reggie are walking home from the shops - in Mary D'Arcy's shocking tale of revenge.

Read by Maggie Steed

01No Conferring20150330 (BBC7)
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20170320 (BBC7)

By Jonathan Holloway. A bonding week for a University Challenge team goes horribly wrong.

Your starter for ten-sion. A Christmas bonding week in an isolated moorland cottage for the 1983 University Challenge team from Bracewell College, Cambridge, goes horribly wrong...

Jonathan Holloway's spine-tingling tale stars Damian Lynch as Derek, Lydia Leonard as Dilly, Kenny Blyth as Ernest, Peter Darney as Donald and Jaimi Barbakoff as Emily.

With Bamber Gascoigne and Jeremy Paxman as themselves.

Director : David Hunter

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2003.

02Myrtle, Mahonia And Rue20150331 (BBC7)
20170326 (BBC7)
20170327 (BBC7)

By Briony Glassco. To escape recurring nightmares, a young gardener takes drastic action.

In an attempt to escape her recurring nightmares, a young landscape gardener decides on a drastic course of action.

Briony Glassco's spine-tingling tale stars Rachel Atkins as Myrtle, Lydia Leonard as Getty, Gbemisola Ikumelo as Mahonia and Cherie Taylor-Battiste as Rue.

Director: David Hunter

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2003.

02The Anatomisation Of An Unknown Man - And - Intruders2011031520110316
20120214 (BBC7)
20120215 (BBC7)

Deceit over a painting, and a dishonest businessman.

Deceit over a painting, and a dishonest businessman. Jim Norton and Sorcha Cusack read John Connolly and Dominic Power's tales.

Deceit over a gruesome painting - and a double-crossing businessman.

Jim Norton reads two tales of deception.

02The Anatomisation Of An Unknown Man & Intruders20110315 (BBC7)
20110316 (BBC7)

Deceit over a gruesome painting - and a double-crossing businessman. Jim Norton reads two tales of deception.

Deceit over a gruesome painting - and a double-crossing businessman.

02The Anatomisation Of An Unknown Man; Intruders20110315 (BBC7)
20120214 (BBC7)
20120215 (BBC7)
20130115 (BBC7)
20130116 (BBC7)

Deceit over a painting, and a dishonest businessman. Jim Norton and Sorcha Cusack read John Connolly and Dominic Power's tales.

Deceit over a painting, and a dishonest businessman.

03Politically Correct - And - Where The Wild Flowers Grow2011031620110317
20120215 (BBC7)
20120216 (BBC7)

A suspicious banker, and a woman meets a man via a supernatural website.

A suspicious banker, and a woman meets a man via a supernatural website. Jeffrey Archer and Bill Murphy's tales read by Michael Maloney and Susan Lynch.

A suspicious banker - and a supernatural date.

Jeffrey Archer and Bill Murphy's tales read by Michael Maloney and Susan Lynch.

03Politically Correct & Where The Wild Flowers Grow20110316 (BBC7)
20110317 (BBC7)

A suspicious banker - and a supernatural date. Jeffrey Archer and Bill Murphy's tales read by Michael Maloney and Susan Lynch.

A suspicious banker - and a woman meets a man via a supernatural website.

03Politically Correct; Where The Wild Flowers Grow20110316 (BBC7)
20120215 (BBC7)
20120216 (BBC7)
20130116 (BBC7)
20130117 (BBC7)

A suspicious banker, and a woman meets a man via a supernatural website. Jeffrey Archer and Bill Murphy's tales read by Michael Maloney and Susan Lynch.

A suspicious banker, and a woman meets a man via a supernatural website.

03Voices From Another Room20150401 (BBC7)
20170402 (BBC7)
20170403 (BBC7)

By Philip Martin. An artist hears voices in the future discussing a murder involving him.

An artist starts to hear voices discussing a murder, involving him. Worse, the voices are in the future, and the murder is about to happen...

Philip Martin's spine-tingling tale stars Neil Dudgeon as Tom Swinnerton, Jenny Howe as Jane Swinnerton, Chris Moran as Richard Cardin, Katie McGuinness as Natalie Hansen and Jaimi Barbakoff as Lily Machin.

Music by Tom Smail,

Director: Peter Kavanagh

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2003.

04Sally Go Round The Moon20150402 (BBC7)
20170409 (BBC7)
20170410 (BBC7)

By Natalia Power. Are job pressures making Sally hear a voice that no-one else can hear?

Are job pressures making Sally hear a child's voice that no-one else can hear? Or is she being haunted?

Natalia Power's spine-tingling tale stars Jaimi Barbakoff as Sally, Rachel Atkins as Laura, Frances Jeater as Receptionist, Ioan Meredith as Stacey Wilson, David Thorpe as Simon and Jessica Crossley as

Voice.

Pianist and Musical Director: Clement Power

Director: Pauline Harris

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2003.

Pianist & Musical Director: Clement Power

04The Connection - And - The Craftsman2011031720110318
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20120216 (BBC7)
20120217 (BBC7)

A woman's unique powers are reawakened, and a man with a secret faces a dilemma.

A woman's unique powers are reawakened, and a man with a secret faces a dilemma. Polly Devlin and Stuart Neville's tales read by Diana Quick and Frank O'Sullivan.

A woman's unique powers - and a man's dilemma.

Polly Devlin and Stuart Neville's tales read by Diana Quick and Frank O'Sullivan.

04The Connection And The Craftsman20110317 (BBC7)
20110318 (BBC7)

A woman's unique powers - and a man's dilemma. Polly Devlin and Stuart Neville's tales read by Diana Quick and Frank O'Sullivan.

A woman's unique powers are reawakened, and a man with a secret faces a dilemma.

04The Connection; The Craftsman20110317 (BBC7)
20130117 (BBC7)
20130118 (BBC7)

A woman's unique powers are reawakened, and a man with a secret faces a dilemma.

A woman's unique powers are reawakened, and a man with a secret faces a dilemma. Polly Devlin and Stuart Neville's tales read by Diana Quick and Frank O'Sullivan.

04The Connection; The Craftsman20120216 (BBC7)
20120217 (BBC7)

A woman's unique powers are reawakened, and a man with a secret faces a dilemma. Polly Devlin and Stuart Neville's tales read by Diana Quick and Frank O'Sullivan.

A woman's unique powers are reawakened, and a man with a secret faces a dilemma.

05Ghosting
05Ghosting20150403 (BBC7)
20170416 (BBC7)
20170417 (BBC7)

By Gregory Evans. Young novelist Michael ghost-writes supermodel Vita's autobiography.

By Gregory Evans. Young novelist Michael ghost-writes supermodel Vita's autobiography, but her life is dangerously seductive. Stars Jimi Mistry.

05 LASTThe F Word20110318 (BBC7)
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An eminent scientist delivers an extraordinary lecture on his ground-breaking research. Richard McCabe reads Ian Sansom's tale.

An eminent scientist delivers an extraordinary lecture on his ground-breaking research.

05 LASTThe F Word2011032420110318 (BBC7)
20110319 (BBC7)
20120217 (BBC7)
20120218 (BBC7)
20130118 (BBC7)
20130119 (BBC7)

An eminent scientist delivers an extraordinary lecture on his ground-breaking research.

An eminent scientist delivers an extraordinary lecture on his ground-breaking research. Richard McCabe reads Ian Sansom's tale.

Richard McCabe reads Ian Sansom's tale.