Be Prepared [Reading]

To mark the centenary of the Scouting movement, a series of stories inspired by their famous motto.

Episodes

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AR01The Amateur Assassin20070730

By Conn Iggulden, read by Paul Young.

A gents clothing retailer accidentally finds himself embroiled in the murder business.

AR01The Amateur Assassin20070730

By Conn Iggulden, read by Paul Young.

A gents clothing retailer accidentally finds himself embroiled in the murder business.

AR02The Dog Watch2007073120090208

By Candia McWilliam.

A couple tipsily celebrate their wedding anniversary.

By Candia McWilliam, read by Tamara Kennedy.

Read by Tamara Kennedy

AR02The Dog Watch2007073120090208

By Candia McWilliam.

A couple tipsily celebrate their wedding anniversary.

By Candia McWilliam, read by Tamara Kennedy.

Read by Tamara Kennedy

AR03Imagine2007080120090215

By Pauline Mclynn.

Read by Joanna Tope

A woman shows the most incredible capacity to look on the bright side.

AR03Imagine2007080120090215

By Pauline Mclynn.

Read by Joanna Tope

A woman shows the most incredible capacity to look on the bright side.

AR04Man's Best Friend2007080220090222

By Des Dillon.

The story of a futuristic Britain in which dogs sniff out terrorist threats

Series of stories inspired by the famous motto of the Scouting movement.

The dark story of a futuristic Britain in which dogs sniff out terrorist threats.

By Des Dillon, read by Nick Underwood.

Read by Nick Underwood

AR04Man's Best Friend2007080220090222

By Des Dillon.

The story of a futuristic Britain in which dogs sniff out terrorist threats

Series of stories inspired by the famous motto of the Scouting movement.

The dark story of a futuristic Britain in which dogs sniff out terrorist threats.

By Des Dillon, read by Nick Underwood.

Read by Nick Underwood

AR05 LASTVanishing Point2007080320090301

By Luke Sutherland.

A very small man helps a young lady in distress.

Series of stories inspired by the famous motto of the Scouting movement.

A very small man intervenes in a scene similar to a nursery rhyme and helps a young lady in distress.

By Luke Sutherland, read by Sandy Grierson.

Read by Sandy Grierson.

AR05 LASTVanishing Point2007080320090301

By Luke Sutherland.

A very small man helps a young lady in distress.

Series of stories inspired by the famous motto of the Scouting movement.

A very small man intervenes in a scene similar to a nursery rhyme and helps a young lady in distress.

By Luke Sutherland, read by Sandy Grierson.

Read by Sandy Grierson.