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  • Star Trek Enterprise: the First Adventure

    Star Trek Enterprise: the First Adventure

    Genre: TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi,TV & Radio,Adaptations,SciFi
    Author: Vonda N. McIntyre
    Duration: 01:30:00

    James T. Kirk is the youngest man to be promoted to the rank of captain in Federation history. His crew consists of a first officer who finds him impetuous; a chief engineer who finds him arrogent; a chief medical officer who finds him trifling; and a helmsman who wants a transfer. But the youn ... [ more ]

  • Old Fools and Young Hearts

    Old Fools and Young Hearts

    Genre: Comedy,Comedy,TV & Radio
    Author: Tom Bodett
    Duration: 02:04:00

    Popular radio humorist Tom Bodett once again journeys to the End of the Road and introduces listeners to some of the colorful inhabitants of the remote Alaskan town. ... [ more ]

  • Viennese Strangler and The Notorious Canary Trainer: The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Episode #2

    Viennese Strangler and The Notorious Canary Trainer: The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Episode #2

    Genre: TV & Radio,Mystery,TV & Radio,Mystery
    Author: Anthony Boucher, Denis Green
    Duration: 01:01:00

    From 1939 to 1946 Americans gathered around the radio to listen to The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes-featuring Basil Rathbone as the high-strung crime-solver and Nigel Bruce as his phlegmatic assistant, Dr. Watson. Witty, fast-paced and always surprising, these great radio plays, written b ... [ more ]

  • Night Before Christmas and The Darlington Substitution: The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Episode #25

    Night Before Christmas and The Darlington Substitution: The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Episode #25

    Genre: TV & Radio,Mystery,TV & Radio,Mystery
    Author: Anthony Boucher, Denis Green
    Duration: 01:03:00

    From 1939 to 1946 Americans gathered around the radio to listen to The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes-featuring Basil Rathbone as the high-strung crime-solver and Nigel Bruce as his phlegmatic assistant, Dr. Watson. Witty, fast-paced and always surprising, these great radio plays, written b ... [ more ]

  • Talking to Girls About Duran Duran: One Young Man's Quest for True Love and a Cooler Haircut

    Talking to Girls About Duran Duran: One Young Man's Quest for True Love and a Cooler Haircut

    Genre: TV & Radio,Art & Music
    Author: Rob Sheffield
    Duration: 06:49:00

    The author of the national bestseller Love is a Mix Tape returns, with a different-but equally personal and equally universal- pin on music as memory. No rock critic-living or dead, American or otherwise-has ever written about pop music with the evocative, hyperpoetic perfectitude of Rob Sheffield ... [ more ]

  • Quatermass Memoirs: Classic Radio Sci-fi

    Quatermass Memoirs: Classic Radio Sci-fi

    Genre: TV & Radio,SciFi,TV & Radio,SciFi
    Author: BBC Radio
    Duration: 01:33:00

    Launching a new range of Classic Radio Sci-Fi releases, the renowned Quatermass Memoirs was first broadcast on BBC Radio 3 in 1996. It is a mix of original TV soundtrack and drama-documentary, in which Nigel Kneale reflects on the 1950s fearful atmosphere in which he wrote the classic Quatermass TV ... [ more ]

  • Men From the Ministry

    Men From the Ministry

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: Various Artists
    Duration: 02:02:00

    Here are four episodes of classic comedy from the days when the Civil Service had a sense of humour. The Men from the Ministry were the hilarious radio forerunners of TV's Yes Minister - bungling bureaucrats who bungled for 15 glorious years… ... [ more ]

  • Round The Horne: The Very Best Episodes: Volume 2

    Round The Horne: The Very Best Episodes: Volume 2

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy,TV & Radio,Comedy,TV & Radio,Comedy,TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: Various Artists, Kenneth Horne
    Duration: 02:04:00

    Another volume of the best episodes from the classic BBC radio comedy series, which took comedy to a new level of outrageousness in the late 1960s. Kenneth Horne is the suave host, whilst around him orbit those no-holds-barred satellites Kenneth Williams, Betty Marsden, Hugh Paddick and Bill Pertwee ... [ more ]

  • Just A Classic Minute Volume 3

    Just A Classic Minute Volume 3

    Genre: TV & Radio,Classics,Comedy,TV & Radio,Classics,Comedy
    Author: BBC Audiobooks
    Duration: 02:02:00

    Nicholas Parsons presents four more specially-selected archive episodes of the ever-popular comedy panel game from its early days. Just as uproariously funny ' and terrifically popular ' today as when it first began on BBC Radio 4 in 1968, Just a Minute challenges contestants to speak for ... [ more ]

  • Just a Classic Minute Volume 6

    Just a Classic Minute Volume 6

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: Ian Messiter
    Duration: 02:14:00

    Nicholas Parsons and Paul Merton introduce Ian Messiter's four classic archive episodes of the ever-popular comedy panel game. Just as uproariously funny ' and terrifically popular ' today as when it first began on BBC Radio 4 in 1967, Just a Minute challenges contestants to speak fo ... [ more ]

  • Just A Classic Minute Volume 4

    Just A Classic Minute Volume 4

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: BBC Audiobooks
    Duration: 02:06:00

    Nicholas Parsons presents four more specially-selected archive episodes of the ever-popular comedy panel game from its early days. Just as uproariously funny ' and terrifically popular ' today as when it first began on BBC Radio 4 in 1968, Just a Minute challenges contestants to speak for ... [ more ]

  • That Mitchell & Webb Sound

    That Mitchell & Webb Sound

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy,TV & Radio,Comedy,TV & Radio,Comedy,TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: Robert Webb, David Mitchell
    Duration: 01:51:00

    This work features more sketches from the inside-out world of David Mitchell and Robert Webb, including what James Bond is really like as a party guest, and the rather too exciting world of Rabbit Newsnight. Their distinctive and lopsided view of the world includes the worst possible name for a dry ... [ more ]

  • I'm Sorry I'll Read That Again 5

    I'm Sorry I'll Read That Again 5

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: BBC Audiobooks
    Duration: 02:13:00

    Due to popular demand, and after a long break, a fifth volume of episodes from the irreverent radio comedy series which ran between 1964 and 1973. Starring John Cleese, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graeme Garden, David Hatch, Jo Kendall and Bill Oddie, ISIRTA is a mix of quickfire sketches, bad puns, humorou ... [ more ]

  • Just A Minute 7

    Just A Minute 7

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: Various Artists
    Duration: 01:54:00

    This selection of four more editions of Just a Minute includes the Sony award-winning programme from 2002, plus three from the first series of 2003. Nicholas Parsons once again attempts to keep control over the proceedings, as well as over panellists Clement Freud, Paul Merton, Tony Hawks, Julian Cl ... [ more ]

  • Just A Minute 8

    Just A Minute 8

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: Various Artists
    Duration: 01:50:00

    In this selection of four more editions of Just a Minute, Nicholas Parsons once again attempts to keep control over the proceedings, as well as over panellists Paul Merton, Kit Hesketh-Harvey, Liza Tarbuck, Charles Collingwood, Clement Freud, Linda Smith, Tony Hawks, Chris Neill, Graham Norton, Dar ... [ more ]

  • Ross Noble Goes Global

    Ross Noble Goes Global

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: Ross Noble
    Duration: 01:53:00

    A brilliant new BBC Radio 4 series of comedy travelogues presented by award-winning stand-up and Just A Minute regular Ross Noble. Perrier Award nominee Ross Noble has received huge critical acclaim and become known as an exciting and original talent in the UK. Now he takes his show worldwide, to de ... [ more ]

  • 15 Minute Musical Series 3

    15 Minute Musical Series 3

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 01:25:00

    The complete third series of musical comedies - as heard on BBC Radio 4. These musical comedies contain some of the most foot-tapping satire you'll ever hear ' ... [ more ]

  • North by Northamptonshire: Episode 3 (BBC Radio 4: Comedy)

    North by Northamptonshire: Episode 3 (BBC Radio 4: Comedy)

    Genre: TV & Radio,Comedy
    Author: Katherine Jakeways
    Duration: 00:29:00

    The third episode of 'North by Northamptonshire', a BBC Radio 4 comedy drama series with a stunning cast including Sheila Hancock, Mackenzie Crook, Penelope Wilton, Felicity Montagu and Kevin Eldon about a small town in the middle of Northamptonshire as it prepares for a talent night. Originally bro ... [ more ]

  • We Take You Now To Grover's Mill: The Making of the War of the World Broadcast

    We Take You Now To Grover's Mill: The Making of the War of the World Broadcast

    Genre: TV & Radio,History,TV & Radio,History
    Author: Joe Bevilacqua
    Duration: 00:31:00

    We Take You Now To Grover's Mill: The Making of the War of the World Broadcast, written, produced, directed and narrated by Joe Bevilacqua. In this 1988 documentary, award-winning NPR producer Joe Bevilacqua looks at how the landmark broadcast came about and examines its impact on broadcast his ... [ more ]

  • Daws Butler’s Halloween Happening : A Spooky Story by the Voice of Yogi Bear

    Daws Butler’s Halloween Happening : A Spooky Story by the Voice of Yogi Bear

    Genre: TV & Radio,Children's,TV & Radio,Children's
    Author: Daws Butler
    Duration: 00:46:00

    A new production of the classic radio play by the voice of Yogi Bear, Daws Butler! Daws Butler’s Halloween Happening, Spooky Stories by the Voice of Yogi Bear Produced with wonderful sound effects and music by veteran radio theater producer Joe Bevilacqua, and performed by husband and wife team ... [ more ]