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Modern classics, new works by leading writers and literature from around the world.

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Weekdays 10.45pm-11.00pm

Modern classics, new works by leading writers and literature from around the world.

Weekdays 10.45pm-11.00pm

Modern classics, new works by leading writers and literature from around the world.

20060703

Country Dance

By Margiad Evans, abridged by Arnold Evans, read by Siriol Jenkins.

A tale of passion, jealousy and revenge set in the Border Country between England and Wales.

1/5.

Ann Goodman returns from living with her cousins in Wales to look after her sick mother across the border.

Her fiance, Gabriel, an English shepherd, gives her a diary so that she can keep an account for him of everyone she meets.

But Gabriel soon flies into a rage when he learns of Ann's encounters with the parson, and her father's master, the ill-tempered but charismatic Evan ap Evans.

20060703

Country Dance

By Margiad Evans, abridged by Arnold Evans, read by Siriol Jenkins.

A tale of passion, jealousy and revenge set in the Border Country between England and Wales.

1/5.

Ann Goodman returns from living with her cousins in Wales to look after her sick mother across the border.

Her fiance, Gabriel, an English shepherd, gives her a diary so that she can keep an account for him of everyone she meets.

But Gabriel soon flies into a rage when he learns of Ann's encounters with the parson, and her father's master, the ill-tempered but charismatic Evan ap Evans.

20060705

Country Dance

By Margiad Evans, abridged by Arnold Evans, read by Siriol Jenkins.

A tale of passion, jealousy and revenge set in the Border Country between England and Wales.

3/5.

Ann accompanies her mother's body back to Wales for burial.

It is there she learns about the meeting of Gabriel and the Master, and how they fought.

Gabriel is her sweetheart again and proposes marriage.

20060705

Country Dance

By Margiad Evans, abridged by Arnold Evans, read by Siriol Jenkins.

A tale of passion, jealousy and revenge set in the Border Country between England and Wales.

3/5.

Ann accompanies her mother's body back to Wales for burial.

It is there she learns about the meeting of Gabriel and the Master, and how they fought.

Gabriel is her sweetheart again and proposes marriage.

20060706

Country Dance

By Margiad Evans, abridged by Arnold Evans, read by Siriol Jenkins.

A tale of passion, jealousy and revenge set in the Border Country between England and Wales.

4/5.

At the Pentredwr sheep trials Gabriel wins the cup and is triumphant.

But the mood changes when he discovers Ann and Evan talking in the cowshed, and a violent fight ensues.

20060706

Country Dance

By Margiad Evans, abridged by Arnold Evans, read by Siriol Jenkins.

A tale of passion, jealousy and revenge set in the Border Country between England and Wales.

4/5.

At the Pentredwr sheep trials Gabriel wins the cup and is triumphant.

But the mood changes when he discovers Ann and Evan talking in the cowshed, and a violent fight ensues.

20060707

Country Dance

By Margiad Evans, abridged by Arnold Evans, read by Siriol Jenkins.

A tale of passion, jealousy and revenge set in the Border Country between England and Wales.

5/5.

Ann is still caught between jealous, brooding Gabriel and Evan ap Evans, her father's powerful and clever Master.

Soon her father's failing health draws Ann back to the Border country, and the conclusion of her doomed love.

20060707

Country Dance

By Margiad Evans, abridged by Arnold Evans, read by Siriol Jenkins.

A tale of passion, jealousy and revenge set in the Border Country between England and Wales.

5/5.

Ann is still caught between jealous, brooding Gabriel and Evan ap Evans, her father's powerful and clever Master.

Soon her father's failing health draws Ann back to the Border country, and the conclusion of her doomed love.

20081126

Black Orchids

Amanda Root reads from Gillian Slovo's love story, set in 1950s Ceylon and London.

3/10.

As her family's return to England looms, Evelyn receives an unexpected proposal from the eminently suitable Tommy.

20081126

Black Orchids

Amanda Root reads from Gillian Slovo's love story, set in 1950s Ceylon and London.

3/10.

As her family's return to England looms, Evelyn receives an unexpected proposal from the eminently suitable Tommy.

0120070226

Pathologist Quirke stumbles upon his brother-in-law in the morgue, altering the post-mortem file of a mysterious young woman.

Read by Jim Norton and abridged by Doreen Estall

0120070226

Pathologist Quirke stumbles upon his brother-in-law in the morgue, altering the post-mortem file of a mysterious young woman.

Read by Jim Norton and abridged by Doreen Estall

0220070227

Quirke is convinced that there is more to Christine's death than meets the eye.

0220070227

Quirke is convinced that there is more to Christine's death than meets the eye.

0320070228

3/10.

Quirke knows if he is to discover the truth about Christine, he must delve further into the night of her death.

Read by Jim Norton and abridged by Doreen Estall

0320070228

3/10.

Quirke knows if he is to discover the truth about Christine, he must delve further into the night of her death.

Read by Jim Norton and abridged by Doreen Estall

0420070301

4/10.

Inspector Hackett is suspicious that Quirke is not revealing the whole truth about Dolly's death.

Read by Jim Norton and abridged by Doreen Estall

0420070301

4/10.

Inspector Hackett is suspicious that Quirke is not revealing the whole truth about Dolly's death.

Read by Jim Norton and abridged by Doreen Estall

0520070302

5/10.

Little Christine has been adopted in Boston, but Andy is finding it hard to adapt to parenthood.

Read by Jim Norton and abridged by Doreen Estall

0520070302

5/10.

Little Christine has been adopted in Boston, but Andy is finding it hard to adapt to parenthood.

Read by Jim Norton and abridged by Doreen Estall

0620070305

6/10.

Quirke's investigations into Christine's death spark an unwelcome visit.

Read by Jim Norton and abridged by Doreen Estall

0620070305

6/10.

Quirke's investigations into Christine's death spark an unwelcome visit.

Read by Jim Norton and abridged by Doreen Estall

0720070306

7/10.

Quirke is stunned when Sarah makes a shocking revelation.

Read by Jim Norton and abridged by Doreen Estall

0720070306

7/10.

Quirke is stunned when Sarah makes a shocking revelation.

Read by Jim Norton and abridged by Doreen Estall

0820070307

In Boston, Andy and Claire Stafford must explain 'Little Christine's' death to the orphanage.

0820070307

In Boston, Andy and Claire Stafford must explain 'Little Christine's' death to the orphanage.

0920070308

Quirke is forced to confront the past and tell Phoebe the truth.

0920070308

Quirke is forced to confront the past and tell Phoebe the truth.

10 LAST20070309

Quirke finally uncovers the truth about Christine Falls.

10 LAST20070309

Quirke finally uncovers the truth about Christine Falls.