BBC Programme Readings
101 Dalmatians - Series 1 - Episode 1
Pongo and Missis have given birth to a brood of puppies. Mr and Mrs Dearly are delighted.
101 Dalmatians - Series 1 - Episode 2
When Cruella de Vil swings by to chat with Mrs Dearly, the puppies unaccountably disappear
101 Dalmatians - Series 1 - Episode 3
Pongo and Missis have discovered the puppies' whereabouts.
101 Dalmatians - Series 1 - Episode 5
Pongo and Missis and 97 puppies will soon be home. But first they seek revenge on Cruella.
Nick Hornby reads from his book detailing his favourite songs
31 Songs - Episode 1
The music-loving author reads from his own book about his favourite tracks.
31 Songs - Episode 2
Nick Hornby reveals the debt he owes to Rod Stewart - and stories in songs.
31 Songs - Episode 3
Nick Hornby shares his thoughts on the art of the pop song - and the works of Bob Dylan.
31 Songs - Episode 4
Author and music lover Nick Hornby laments the underappreciated art of the songwriter.
31 Songs - Episode 5
Nick Hornby concludes his favourite tracks' list, which includes Ian Dury and Patti Smith.
60 Degrees North
Inspired by Fair Isle, poet Raman Mundair reads from her latest collection of poetry.
A Brush with Fame
Stories exploring with wit and humour how we all react to a glancing encounter with fame
A Brush with Fame - Brief Encounter
Peter Hobbs's specially commissioned tale, set in a contemporary television studio.
A Brush with Fame - Dinah
Written and read by Maureen Lipman.
A Brush with Fame - Irrational Fear of Tom Stoppard
Adam Mars-Jones's gentle tale, blending an overactive imagination with social insecurity.
A Brush with Fame - Night after Night
By Clare Wigfall. A young woman is touched first by notoriety and then by stardom.
A Brush with Fame - The Horse He Rode in On
By Jane Stevenson, read by Ann Beach. This story is set in a pub in London's East End.
A Certain Age
Series of monologues by Lynn Truss
A Certain Age - Series 2
Series of monologues by Lynn Truss
A Certain Age - Series 2 - The Brother
Tim is running the family art business when a letter arrives from his brother in Australia
A Certain Age - Series 2 - The Father
John is the proud father of his cello-playing son.
A Certain Age - Sisters
Sisters Tina and Pat always take holidays together and are sailing the Nile in a felucca.
A Certain Age - The Wife
Monologues by Lynne Truss. Henny worries all the time about what her husband thinks.
A Dark and Stormy Night - Series 1 - The Barrister's Tale
A barrister leafs through statements from all parties to the crime.
A Dark and Stormy Night - Series 1 - The Copper's Tale
What the policeman sees as he goes off shift tells a different story.
A Dark and Stormy Night - Series 1 - The Daughter's Tale
Rachel finds herself wondering if she ever knew her mother at all.
A Dark and Stormy Night - Series 1 - The Victim's Tale
Rachel Adams becomes aware that someone is moving about downstairs.
A Five Year Sentence
From the novel by Booker Prize winner Bernice Rubens. With Sheila Reid and Kenneth Cranham
A Five Year Sentence - Episode 1
Retiring Jean Hawkins is given a five year diary - and her life changes dramatically.
A Five Year Sentence - Episode 2
Jean is delighted to meet Brian - but then he suggests things go on a business footing.
A Five Year Sentence - Episode 3
Brian's intimate visits pleasure Jean and she hopes for more, but he's got his own plan.
A Five Year Sentence - Episode 4
Devious Brian slowly drains smitten Jean's finances, but she's blissfully unaware.
A Five Year Sentence - Episode 5
Jean realises that Brian's up to no good, but her revenge has a surprising victim.
A Foreign Field
Four soldiers hide out in rural France in August 1914. Read by Tom Goodman-Hill
A Foreign Field - Episode 1
August 1914: After the Battle of Mons, four soldiers hide out in rural France.
A Foreign Field - Episode 2
Suspecting that enemy soldiers are posing as civilians, the Germans send a warning.
A Foreign Field - Episode 3
As the British soldiers settle into the French village, complications soon arise.
A Foreign Field - Episode 4
The German hold on the French village intensifies.
A Foreign Field - Episode 5
May 1916: The last days of British soldier Robert Digby.
A Kist o Wurds
A Kist o Wurds is a kistfu o Ulster-Scotch yairns, music an crack.