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    • A Perfect Spy (Dramatised)

    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: James Fox, Harriet Walter, Julian Rhind-Tutt
    • Length: 3 hrs and 57 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 130
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 103
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 105

    A BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation of the bestselling novel by John le Carré, starring James Fox, Harriet Walter and Julian Rhind-Tutt. Magnus Pym, Counsellor at the British Embassy, is hosting a dinner party at his home in Vienna when he receives an unexpected telephone call that will profoundly affect his life. Once the guests have gone, Pym breaks the news to his wife, Mary: his father, Rick, is dead. In a state of shock, he says something Mary cannot understand - 'After all these years, I'm free.'

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Production.

    • By POS on 01-04-15

    Regular price: £14.00

    • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (Dramatised)

    • By: J. R. R Tolkien
    • Narrated by: Ian Holm, Michael Hordern, Robert Stephens
    • Length: 4 hrs and 35 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 972
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 711
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 712

    A BBC radio full-cast dramatisation of the first book in JRR Tolkien's Lord of the Rings trilogy. Brian Sibley's famous 1981 adaptation, starring Ian Holm and Michael Hordern, has been divided into three corresponding parts, with newly recorded beginning and end narration by Ian Holm.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Great Listen

    • By David Ian on 05-12-08

    Regular price: £16.00

    • The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: The Primary Phase (Dramatised)

    • By: Douglas Adams
    • Narrated by: Peter Jones, Simon Jones, Geoffrey McGivern, and others
    • Length: 3 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,336
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,030
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,030

    A dynamic remastering of the original BBC Radio 4 full-cast serial - Fit the First to Fit the Sixth - which spawned a phenomenal hitchhiking legend. The original series of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, remastered by Dirk Maggs (director of the Tertiary, Quandary and Quintessential Phases) to give a full, vibrant sound, now with Philip Pope’s version of the familiar theme tune and specially re-recorded announcements by John Marsh. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • funny, adventurous and youthful

    • By Ryan on 07-10-09

    Regular price: £14.00

    • Micky Flanagan: What Chance Change? (Complete Series)

    • By: Micky Flanagan
    • Narrated by: Micky Flanagan
    • Length: 1 hr and 50 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 397
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 274
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 274

    Cockney comedian Micky Flanagan's debut radio show charts the ups and downs of his life, from Billingsgate fish porter to successful stand-up comic and from Sunblest to panini, tabloids to broadsheets and the street party to the dinner party. Each week's episode focuses on a different decade of Micky's life, and he regales us with autobiographical stories told through stand-up comedy. In between the laughs, the programme goes behind the scenes with short interviews that give an insight into Micky the man.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Funny and Entertaining

    • By Scott on 15-05-12

    Regular price: £10.00

    • The News Quiz: Series 97

    • The topical BBC Radio 4 comedy panel show
    • By: BBC Radio Comedy
    • Narrated by: Jo Brand, Miles Jupp, Bridget Christie, and others
    • Length: 3 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    The complete 97th series from the long-running topical BBC Radio 4 comedy panel show, hosted by Miles Jupp, with special guest hosts including Jo Brand, Bridget Christie, Susan Calman and Lucy Porter. Eight more episodes featuring a panel of comedy guests who trawl through news stories big and small to provide comedy, commentary, irony and irreverence.

    Regular price: £13.99

    • David Attenborough - Life on Air: Memoirs of a Broadcaster

    • By: David Attenborough
    • Narrated by: David Attenborough
    • Length: 19 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,120
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,584
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,584

    His career as a naturalist and broadcaster has spanned nearly five decades and there are very few places on the globe that he has not visited. In this volume of memoirs David tells stories of the people and animals he has met and the places that he has visited. Over the last 25 years he has established himself as the world's leading Natural History programme maker with several landmark BBC series.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Unforgettable David

    • By Mark on 20-11-10

    Regular price: £32.00

    • Tom Baker Reads 'A Christmas Carol'

    • By: Charles Dickens
    • Narrated by: Tom Baker
    • Length: 3 hrs
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 228
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 170
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 172

    Charles Dickens' story of solitary miser Ebenezer Scrooge, who is taught the true meaning of Christmas by the three ghosts of Christmas past, present, and future, has become one of the timeless classics of English literature. First published in 1843, it introduces us not only to Scrooge himself but also to the memorable characters of underpaid desk clerk Bob Cratchit and his poor family, the poorest amongst whom is the ailing and crippled Tiny Tim.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Masterful performance of classic tale

    • By Stuart on 24-12-15

    Regular price: £14.00

    • The Jane Austen BBC Radio Drama Collection

    • Six BBC Radio Full-Cast Dramatisations
    • By: Jane Austen
    • Narrated by: David Tennant, Benedict Cumberbatch, Julie McKenzie
    • Length: 14 hrs and 27 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 661
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 591
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 587

    A collection of BBC radio full-cast dramatisations of Jane Austen's six major novels. Jane Austen is one of the finest writers in the English language, and this volume includes all six of her classic novels. Mansfield Park: on a quest to find a position in society, Fanny Price goes to live with her rich aunt and uncle. Northanger Abbey: young, naïve Catherine Morland receives an invitation to stay at the isolated Gothic mansion Northanger Abbey.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Really good

    • By Helen on 24-03-16

    Regular price: £31.99

    • The Lord Of The Rings

    • The Return of the King (Dramatised)
    • By: J. R. R Tolkien
    • Narrated by: Ian Holm, Michael Hordern, Robert Stephens
    • Length: 3 hrs and 10 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 512
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 355
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 357

    A BBC radio full-cast dramatisation of the third book in JRR Tolkien's Lord of the Rings trilogy. Brian Sibley's famous 1981 adaptation, starring Ian Holm and Michael Hordern, has been divided into three corresponding parts, with newly recorded beginning and end narration by Ian Holm.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An excellent end to a great trilogy

    • By Andyjn on 15-02-16

    Regular price: £14.00

    • The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: The Secondary Phase (Dramatised)

    • By: Douglas Adams
    • Narrated by: Peter Jones, Simon Jones, Geoffrey McGivern, and others
    • Length: 3 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 616
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 464
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 458

    Stranded on Prehistoric Earth since the end of the first series, Arthur Dent and Ford Prefect are once again trying to hitch their way off the planet. Zaphod finds his visit to the offices of the Guide rudely interrupted by Frogstar fighters, who further threaten to feed him to the Total Perspective Vortex. Eventually reunited, the three fetch up on the planet Brontitall and discover the indigenous species in something of a flap. Arthur meets Lintilla (several of her), Marvin gets to be a hero once again, and there is a meeting with the Man in the Shack who apparently runs the Universe.... 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Science meets philosophy - and laughs

    • By Alexander Macallister on 02-02-14

    Regular price: £14.00

    • The Lord Of The Rings: The Two Towers (Dramatised)

    • By: J. R. R Tolkien
    • Narrated by: Ian Holm, Michael Hordern, Robert Stephens
    • Length: 4 hrs and 29 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 582
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 412
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 411

    A BBC radio full-cast dramatisation of the second book in JRR Tolkien's Lord of the Rings trilogy. Brian Sibley's famous 1981 adaptation, starring Ian Holm and Michael Hordern, has been divided into three corresponding parts, with newly recorded beginning and end narration by Ian Holm.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Classic

    • By Tess on 02-04-15

    Regular price: £16.00

    • Cabin Pressure, The Complete Series 1

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: Stephanie Cole, Roger Allam, Benedict Cumberbatch
    • Length: 2 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,748
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,298
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,293

    John Finnemore (Dead Ringers & Mitchell & Webb) has written this brilliant new sitcom starring Stephanie Cole, Roger Allam & Benedict Cumberbatch. Cabin Pressure is set in a small airline business. The flipside of the glamorous world of international airlines.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Cabin Pressure

    • By Elizabeth on 14-07-09

    Regular price: £12.00

    • An Inspector Calls (Classic Radio Theatre)

    • By: J. B. Priestley
    • Narrated by: Toby Jones, David Calder, Morven Christie
    • Length: 1 hr and 27 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 465
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 367
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 368

    The Birling family are spending a happy evening celebrating the engagement of Sheila Birling to Gerald Croft - a marriage that will result in the merging of two successful local businesses. Yet, just when everything seems to be going so well, they receive a surprise visit from an Inspector Goole who is investigating the suicide of a young girl.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • GCSE text

    • By Susan on 24-12-12

    Regular price: £10.00

    • Neverwhere [Adaptation]

    • By: Neil Gaiman
    • Narrated by: Christopher Lee, James McAvoy, Natalie Dormer, and others
    • Length: 3 hrs and 48 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,206
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,127
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,124

    A BBC Radio six-part adaptation of Neil Gaiman's best-selling novel, starring James McAvoy as Richard and Natalie Dormer as Door. Beneath the streets of London there is another London. A subterranean labyrinth of sewers and abandoned tube stations. A somewhere that is Neverwhere....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fantastic Adaptation

    • By flubb on 08-01-15

    Regular price: £14.00

    • Cabin Pressure: The Complete Series 2

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: Stephanie Cole, Roger Allam, Benedict Cumberbatch, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,247
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 956
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 947

    Stephanie Cole ("Doc Martin"), Benedict Cumberbatch and Roger Allam ("The Thick Of It") star in the complete second series of the hit sitcom about the pilots of a tiny charter airline for whom no job is too small, but many, many jobs are too difficult.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Even Better.....

    • By Joan on 01-07-11

    Regular price: £12.00

    • A Christmas Carol [BBC Version]

    • By: Charles Dickens
    • Narrated by: Miriam Margolyes
    • Length: 3 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 34

    Here's Dicken's Christmas classic of Ebenezer Scrooge and his encounter with the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future. Originally published in 1843, A Christmas Carol has continued to be one of the most popular and enduring Christmas stories of all time.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Classic story, well read.

    • By Amazon Customer on 03-01-18

    Regular price: £14.00

    • Cabin Pressure: The Complete Series 3

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: Stephanie Cole, Benedict Cumberbatch, Roger Allam, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 49 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,205
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 964
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 958

    Stephanie Cole, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Roger Allam star in the first series of the hit sitcom about the tiny charter airline for whom no job is too small, but many, many jobs are too difficult.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The best thing on radio

    • By Em on 10-12-11

    Regular price: £11.99

    • The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

    • The Chronicles of Narnia (Dramatised)
    • By: C.S. Lewis
    • Narrated by: Paul Scofield, Full Cast
    • Length: 1 hr and 55 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 121
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 65
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 65

    A BBC Radio 4 full cast dramatisation of the second adventure in C. S. Lewis' classic Narnia series.

    When Lucy comes across the old wardrobe standing alone in the spare room, she thinks she has found a good place for hide and seek. But then she tumbles headlong into a magical world of fauns, dwarves, and giants, of animals that talk and horses that fly: the land of Narnia.

    It is so extraordinary that, at first, her brothers and sister don't believe it can be real.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great introduction for the youngest crowd

    • By Diane on 28-12-14

    Regular price: £10.00

    • Letter from America: The Essential Letters 1936-2004

    • With additional narration by BBC American correspondent Matt Frei
    • By: Alistair Cooke, Matt Frei
    • Narrated by: Alistair Cooke
    • Length: 25 hrs and 28 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 43
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 41

    All six volumes of The Essential Letters from America, brought together for the first time in this definitive chronological collection of Alistair Cooke's finest broadcasts. Alistair Cooke was the doyen of foreign correspondents and a radio legend, entertaining millions of listeners for over 50 years in his weekly Letter from America. It was the longest-running show in radio history, and every show was a virtuoso performance.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very enjoyable

    • By Dozyfiend on 28-01-18

    Regular price: £32.00

    • Cabin Pressure: The Complete Series 4

    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: AudioGO Ltd
    • Length: 2 hrs and 48 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,164
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,029
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,015

    Stephanie Cole, Benedict Cumberbatch & Roger Allam star in the fourth series of the hit sitcom about the tiny charter airline for whom no job is too small, but many, many jobs are too difficult. By John Finnemore (The News Quiz, Mitchell & Webb).

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • 'Everyone in the car, we're going for a drive...'

    • By L on 14-04-13

    Regular price: £12.00

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