The Ghostbuster Diaries

A week of new stories for Halloween as five "Ghostbusters" relate their encounters with the paranormal or dark world.

Whether it is slaying vampires, or helping the tortured souls of spirits find release from their haunting - each of our Ghostbusters is on the case.

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01Pizza Marguerita2006103020061031
20081027 (BBC7)
20081028 (BBC7)
20100607 (BBC7)
20100608 (BBC7)
20111017 (BBC7)
20111018 (BBC7)

A week of new stories for Halloween as five "Ghostbusters" relate their encounters with the paranormal or dark world.

Whether it is slaying vampires, or helping the tortured souls of spirits find release from their haunting - each of our Ghostbusters is on the case.When divorced Nora moves home, her daughter makes a disturbing new friend.

Saskia Reeves reads Frances Tomelty's spooky tale.

When divorced Nora moves home, her daughter makes a disturbing new friend.

By Frances Tomelty

Read by Saskia Reeves

Produced by Heather Brennon

When recently divorced Nora and her daughter Elly move into their new home, Elly quickly makes a new but disturbing friend.

Only when this friend takes them on an unexpected journey do they all begin to find the peace they crave.

When recently divorced Nora and daughter Elly move home, Elly quickly makes a new but disturbing friend.

Episode 1 of 5.

02The Wall2006103120061101
20081028 (BBC7)
20081029 (BBC7)
20100608 (BBC7)
20100609 (BBC7)
20111018 (BBC7)
20111019 (BBC7)

A widowed mother takes her children to Ireland to try and ease their grief.

Juliet Aubrey reads Annie McCartney's spooky tale.

By Annie Mccartney

Read by Juliet Aubrey

Produced by Susan Carson

A recently widowed mother takes her children to Ireland in order to try and ease the family's grief.

The last thing she expects is to inadvertently help another troubled soul.

A widowed mother takes her children to Ireland to try and ease the family's grief.

Read by Juliette Aubrey.

03The Toilets At The End Of The Hemisphere2006110120061102
20081029 (BBC7)
20081030 (BBC7)
20100609 (BBC7)
20100610 (BBC7)
20111019 (BBC7)
20111020 (BBC7)

A man's quest for a sole surviving family member lands him in Tasmania.

Lloyd Hutchinson reads Glenn Patterson's spooky tale.

By Glenn Patterson

Read by Lloyd Hutchinson

Produced by Lawrence Jackson

A wry tale about a disillusioned man whose quest for the sole surviving member of his family has somehow landed him up in remote Tasmania.

He takes an interest in a long-dead local young woman, Lucy Blizzard, who he doesn't yet realise has a role to play in his future.

A disillusioned man's quest for the sole surviving member of his family takes him to remote Tasmania.

04The Last Words Of Van Helsing2006110220061103
20081030 (BBC7)
20081031 (BBC7)
20100610 (BBC7)
20100611 (BBC7)
20111020 (BBC7)
20111021 (BBC7)

A doctor attends the famous vampire-slayer and hears a deathbed confession.

James D'Arcy reads James McAleavey's spooky tale.

By James Mcaleavey

Read by James D'arcy

Produced by Gemma Mcmullan

A doctor attends the famous vampire-slayer and hears a deathbed confession of an agent for good who has crossed into darkness.

05 LASTMy Three Ladies2006110320061104
20081031 (BBC7)
20081101 (BBC7)
20100611 (BBC7)
20100612 (BBC7)
20111021 (BBC7)
20111022 (BBC7)

The past misdeeds of the infamous King Henry VIII come back to haunt him.

Read by Paul Darrow.

By John Boyne

Produced by Heather Larmour

No one, not even England's most infamous King, can escape their past wrongdoings returning to haunt them, as the mighty Henry VIII discovers when three of his wives visit to exact their revenge.

Ghostly happenings at the court of Henry VIII prove that past misdeeds haunt the most powerful of men.