A Welsh Anthology

Stories by Welsh writers.

Episodes

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20081012

Stories by Welsh writers.

1/4.

Mad Dog and Englishwoman

By Dahlian Kirby.

Recovering in the Welsh countryside after working in war-ravaged Grozny, Hazel finds she can't escape.

Even the peaceful mountainside contains horror, but through it she finds a way to move on.

Read by Eiry Thomas.

20081019

Stories by Welsh writers.

2/4.

Collecting Firewood

By Tessa Hadley.

The Davies sisters are passionate collectors of modern art.

On a hot summer's day in 1912, their art dealer Hugh Blaker brings them a new painting from Paris.

Read by Richard Mitchley

20081026

Stories by Welsh writers.

4/5.

Invitation

By Maria Donovan.

Everyone says what fun his mother is, but to Daniel she has always seemed far more interested in her friends, or in someone she has just met, than in him or his father.

Now she is dying and wants to hold a party in her hospital room.

Read by Iestyn Jones.

20081102

Stories by Welsh writers.

5/5.

Visit to the Underworld

By Stevie Davies.

Fleeing her home and its reminders, Rhiannon has come to Egypt.

Standing outside Tutankhamun's tomb, she hears a Welsh voice and thinks she sees her dead son in a backpacker's eyes.

Read by Sharon Morgan.

AR01Mad Dog And Englishwoman20070618

By Dahlian Kirby.

Recovering in the Welsh countryside after working in war-ravaged Grozny, Hazel finds she can't escape.

Even the peaceful mountainside contains horror, but through it she finds a way to move on.

Read by Eiry Thomas.

AR02Collecting Firewood20070619

By Tessa Hadley.

The Davies sisters are passionate collectors of modern art.

On a hot summer's day in 1912, their art dealer Hugh Blaker brings them a new painting from Paris.

Read by Richard Mitchley

AR03Making Perfume20070620

By Laura Morris.

In a single day a child's fantasies turn to sludgy brown water.

Read by Caryl Morgan.

AR04Invitation20070621

By Maria Donovan.

Everyone says what fun his mother is, but to Daniel she has always seemed far more interested in her friends, or in someone she has just met, than in him or his father.

Now she is dying and wants to hold a party in her hospital room.

Read by Iestyn Jones.

AR05 LASTVisit To The Underworld20070622

By Stevie Davies.

Fleeing her home and its reminders, Rhiannon has come to Egypt.

Standing outside Tutankhamun's tomb, she hears a Welsh voice and thinks she sees her dead son in a backpacker's eyes.

Read by Sharon Morgan.