Sos - Save Our Souls

Short stories to mark the 100th anniversary of the international distress call.

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AR01Signing2008063020101114

By Alison Joseph.

A court interpreter is being sent unexpected signals, but will she choose to acknowledge them?

Read by Natalie Bennett.

A series of stories inspired by the international Morse Code distress call, 'SOS - Save Our Souls'.

Producer: Eilidh McCreadie.

A court interpreter is being sent unexpected signals - but will she acknowledge them?

AR02The Longsight Branch2008070120101121

By Paul Magrs.

A quirky tale of friendship and survival set in the trees high above Manchester.

Read by Laura Smales.

Paul Magrs's quirky tale of friendship and survival is set in the trees high above Manchester.

AR03Ghosts2008070220101128

In Colette Paul's tale, a retired woman is jolted out of her comforting routine by the intrusion of a voice from her past.

Read by Barbara Rafferty.

By Colette Paul.

A retired woman is jolted out of her routine by a voice from her past.

A retired woman is jolted out of her comforting routine by the intrusion of a voice from her past.

AR04The Fishwife's Lament2008070320101205

By Stuart MacBride.

An elderly fish-gutter spins an unconvincing yarn in this darkly humorous tale of murder, deception and ice cream.

Read by Lisa Gardner.

An elderly fish-gutter spins an unconvincing yarn in Stuart MacBride's darkly humorous tale of murder, deception and ice cream.

Stuart MacBride's darkly humorous tale of murder, deception and ice cream.

AR05 LASTThe Weight Of The Earth And The Lightness Of The Human Heart2008070420101212

By Linda Cracknell.

A climber teeters between life and death on the slopes of a remote mountain.

Read by Ralph Riach.

In Linda Cracknell's tale, a climber teeters between life and death on the slopes of a remote mountain.

A climber teeters between life and death on a remote mountain.