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20070408

Stories by contemporary writers, performed live at Durham Literary Festival.

1/5. A Short Walk on the Cutting Edge

By Alan Plater.

A comic and partially true account of the author's attempt to go out and find a story where something actually happens.

20070415

Stories by contemporary writers, performed live at Durham Literary Festival.

2/5. Mind The Gap

By Pat Barker, read by Ace Bhatti.

A young British Muslim boy travels from Yorkshire to London to watch the cricket with his father. His excitement turns to fear as he gets caught up in the enormous mass of people travelling on the Underground.