Sting In The Tale

A new series of plays to send a chill up your spine.

Episodes

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01In What I Failed To Do

01No Conferring2003122520150330 (BBC7)
20150331 (BBC7)

By Jonathan Holloway. A bonding week for a University Challenge team goes horribly wrong.

By Jonathan Holloway. A bonding week in an isolated moorland cottage for a 1983 University Challenge team goes horribly wrong. Features Jeremy Paxman.

By Jonathan Holloway.

A Christmas bonding week in an isolated moorland cottage for the 1983 University Challenge team from Bracewell College, Cambridge, goes horribly wrong.

Derek....Damian Lynch Dilly....Lydia Leonard Ernest....Kenny Blyth Donald....Peter Darney Emily....Jaimi Barbakoff With Bamber Gascoigne and Jeremy Paxman as themselves.

Director: David Hunter

01No Conferring20031225

By Jonathan Holloway.

A Christmas bonding week in an isolated moorland cottage for the 1983 University Challenge team from Bracewell College, Cambridge, goes horribly wrong.

Derek....Damian Lynch Dilly....Lydia Leonard Ernest....Kenny Blyth Donald....Peter Darney Emily....Jaimi Barbakoff With Bamber Gascoigne and Jeremy Paxman as themselves.

Director: David Hunter

02Myrtle, Mahonia And Rue20040101

By Briony Glassco. A young landscape gardener decides on drastic action to escape her recurring nightmares.

02Myrtle, Mahonia And Rue2004010120150331 (BBC7)
20150401 (BBC7)

By Briony Glassco. To escape recurring nightmares, a young gardener takes drastic action.

By Briony Glassco. In an attempt to escape her recurring nightmares, a young landscape gardener decides on a drastic course of action. Stars Rachel Atkins.

By Briony Glassco. A young landscape gardener decides on drastic action to escape her recurring nightmares.

03Politically Correct; Where The Wild Flowers Grow

03Voices From Another Room2004010820150401 (BBC7)
20150402 (BBC7)

By Philip Martin. An artist hears voices in the future discussing a murder involving him.

By Philip Martin. An artist hears voices in the future discussing a murder involving him. And the murder is about to happen. Stars Neil Dudgeon.

By Philip Martin. An artist starts to hear voices discussing a murder, involving him.

03Voices From Another Room20040108

By Philip Martin. An artist starts to hear voices discussing a murder, involving him.

04Sally Go Round The Moon20040115

By Natalia Power. A chilling short drama. Are the pressures of her job the reason Sally is hearing the voice of a child which no-one else can hear? Or is she being haunted? Sally....Jaimi Barbakoff Voice....Jessica Crossley Laura....Rachel Atkins Receptionist....Frances Jeater Stacey Wilson....Ioan Meredith Simon....David Thorpe Pianist and Musical Director: Clement Power Director: Pauline Harris

04Sally Go Round The Moon2004011520150402 (BBC7)
20150403 (BBC7)

By Natalia Power. Are job pressures making Sally hear a voice that no-one else can hear?

By Natalia Power. Are job pressures making Sally hear a child's voice that no-one else can hear? Or is she being haunted? Stars Jaimi Barbakoff.

By Natalia Power. A chilling short drama. Are the pressures of her job the reason Sally is hearing the voice of a child which no-one else can hear? Or is she being haunted? Sally....Jaimi Barbakoff Voice....Jessica Crossley Laura....Rachel Atkins Receptionist....Frances Jeater Stacey Wilson....Ioan Meredith Simon....David Thorpe Pianist and Musical Director: Clement Power Director: Pauline Harris

05 LASTGhosting2004012220150403 (BBC7)
20150404 (BBC7)

By Gregory Evans For a rising young novelist, ghost-writing seems to be the worst of all possible worlds. But when Michael agrees to ghost the autobiography of the super-model Vita, he finds her life dangerously seductive. How much will he risk for the book, and the woman? Michael Hagen....Jimi Mistry Vita....Honeysuckle Weeks Hildy....Frances Jeater Francine Stock....Francine Stock

By Gregory Evans. Young novelist Michael ghost-writes supermodel Vita's autobiography.

By Gregory Evans. Young novelist Michael ghost-writes supermodel Vita's autobiography, but her life is dangerously seductive. Stars Jimi Mistry.

05 LASTGhosting20040122

By Gregory Evans For a rising young novelist, ghost-writing seems to be the worst of all possible worlds. But when Michael agrees to ghost the autobiography of the super-model Vita, he finds her life dangerously seductive. How much will he risk for the book, and the woman? Michael Hagen....Jimi Mistry Vita....Honeysuckle Weeks Hildy....Frances Jeater Francine Stock....Francine Stock

05 LASTThe F Word20110318 (BBC7)
20130118 (BBC7)
20130119 (BBC7)

An eminent scientist delivers an extraordinary lecture on his ground-breaking research.

An eminent scientist delivers an extraordinary lecture on his ground-breaking research. Richard McCabe reads Ian Sansom's tale.