Ones To Watch

A talent showcase of unpublished work from new writers who may well be featuring in the review pages of the future.

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0101The Handover Notes2004092020060528

By Kathryn Simmonds

A secretary offers the lowdown on office life for the temp who will take over from her.

Read by Maureen Lipman

0102Nude Climbing A Staircase2004092120060604

By Rodney Bolt.

An English teacher is sent on what appears to be a wild goose chase by one of his pupils.

Read by Jamie Glover

0103Orchid, Cherry Blossom2004092220060611

By Annie Kirby

A startling image triggers painful memories of Vietnam.

Read by Pik-sen Lim

0104Worlds Apart2004092320060618

by Zia Trench.

A hotel receptionist is wooed by a wealthy young man.

Read by Rebecca Callard

0105 LASTIsland 212004092420060625

By Tom Lee.

A conscript finds himself in sole charge of a newly conquered territory.

Read by Ray Fearon

0201George And The Fly2007110520090621

Joan's mother always said that George was not to be trusted.

A talent showcase of unpublished work from new writers.

By Jennie Rooney, read by Geraldine James.

Joan's mother always said that George was not to be trusted, but she still didn't know what to make of it when George took to his bed, permanently.

0202You're Dead2007110620090628

A summer afternoon is revealed as less than idyllic.

A talent showcase of unpublished work from new writers.

By Tom Williams.

Read by Samuel Barnett.

The school bully is finally expelled when a summer afternoon is revealed as less than idyllic.

A Watershed production for BBC Radio 4.

0203Naked *2007110720090705
20090705 (R4)

A talent showcase of unpublished work from new writers.

By Nicholas Hogg, read by Nigel Anthony.

Henry finds that an Alaskan cruise to celebrate his 40th wedding anniversary leaves him with cabin fever.

Henry finds that his anniversary cruise leaves him with cabin fever.

Henry finds that an Alaskan cruise to celebrate his fortieth wedding anniversary leaves him with cabin fever.

0204Something I've Never Told You2007110820090712

A chance encounter summons memory, honesty and regret.

A talent showcase of unpublished work from new writers.

Read by Susannah Harker.

By Lucie Whitehouse, read by Susannah Harker

0205 LASTThe Sand Monster2007110920090719

By Judith Allnatt, read by Jordan Clarke.

A family visit to the seaside is described by a young boy, who is acutely aware of how difficult his parents find it to deal with his disability.

A family visit to the seaside is described by a young boy.

A talent showcase of unpublished work from new writers.