The clock is ticking - in fifteen minutes lives will be changed forever.
15 Minutes to Go is a week of five real time dramas from five different writers.A woman finds herself stuck in a traffic jam in the Clyde Tunnel.
Nothing unusual in that - until God intervenes to tell her she's only got fifteen minutes to live.
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By Hannah McGill - within the next fifteen minutes the verdict on the trial of a young American girl is about to be announced.
In a prestigious boarding school in Scotland, Martin is desperate to hear the outcome - his own fate he feels is inextricably bound up with hers.
by Denise Mina
Three dealers are trapped in a malfunctioning lift during a major financial trading scandal, and the question is: could anyone have tampered with the lift?
It is closing time at the zoo.
Frustrated teenager Craig tries to persuade Sonya that animal behaviour is natural.
But she has other ideas.
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A modern ghost story recorded on location in the vaults beneath the city of Edinburgh.
Two intrepid journalists prepare to be locked into a haunted chamber.
Will anything appear as midnight approaches? Louise Welsh has published many articles and short stories.
She has won international acclaim for her debut novel, The Cutting Room.