Days Of Reckoning

Stories about dramatic turning points in people's lives.

Episodes

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Five short stories about dramatic turning points in people's lives.

1/5. Casting On

By Ruth Thomas, read by Emma Currie.

A young woman tries to come to terms with her unplanned pregnancy.

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Five short stories about dramatic turning points in people's lives.

2/5. The Gap

By Robert Douglas, read by Tony Roper.

A policeman on the verge of retirement pays his childhood 'crush' a surprise visit.

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Five short stories about dramatic turning points in people's lives.

3/5. The Christmas Chair

By Jules Horne, read by Julie Austin.

An old man with Alzheimer's is brought home to spend the festive season with his family.

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Five short stories about dramatic turning points in people's lives.

4/5. When Stevie was Married

By John Heraghty, read by Simon Tait.

Moving from the city into a small seaside town, a man decides to invent an imaginary wife for himself. But one day, she turns up.

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Five short stories about dramatic turning points in people's lives.

5/5. Bruised Fruit

By Sue Rulliere, read by Michael Mackenzie.

'Monsieur Cadet thought life was pointless. Pointless since he had crushed his left leg under a ton of concrete'.

AR01Casting On2005040420060911

by Ruth Thomas: A young woman tries to come to terms with her unplanned pregnancy.

Read by Emma Currie

AR01Casting On2005040420060911

by Ruth Thomas: A young woman tries to come to terms with her unplanned pregnancy.

Read by Emma Currie

AR02The Gap2005040520060912

By Robert Douglas, read by Tony Roper.

A policeman on the verge of retirement pays his childhood 'crush' a surprise visit.

AR02The Gap2005040520060912

By Robert Douglas, read by Tony Roper.

A policeman on the verge of retirement pays his childhood 'crush' a surprise visit.

AR03The Christmas Chair2005040620060913

By Jules Horne, read by Julie Austin.

An old man with Alzheimer's is brought home to spend the festive season with his family.

AR03The Christmas Chair2005040620060913

By Jules Horne, read by Julie Austin.

An old man with Alzheimer's is brought home to spend the festive season with his family.

AR04When Stevie Was Married2005040720060914

By John Heraghty, read by Simon Tait.

Moving from the city into a small seaside town, a man decides to invent an imaginary wife for himself.

But one day, she turns up.

AR04When Stevie Was Married2005040720060914

By John Heraghty, read by Simon Tait.

Moving from the city into a small seaside town, a man decides to invent an imaginary wife for himself.

But one day, she turns up.

AR05 LASTBruised Fruit2005040820060915

By Sue Rulliere, read by Michael Mackenzie.

'Monsieur Cadet thought life was pointless.

Pointless since he had crushed his left leg under a ton of concrete'.

AR05 LASTBruised Fruit2005040820060915

By Sue Rulliere, read by Michael Mackenzie.

'Monsieur Cadet thought life was pointless.

Pointless since he had crushed his left leg under a ton of concrete'.