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    • The Little Ottleys (Series 4)

    • By: Martyn Wade
    • Narrated by: full cast
    • Length: 1 hr and 8 mins
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    All five episodes of the social comedy set in Edwardian London stars Haydn Gwynne - as heard on BBC Radio 4. It is early Autumn in the year 1916. Bruce Ottley, having gone to America to escape the Zeppelins and to live with Madame Frabelle, has returned to England. Though divorced from Edith he is still residing in the spare room of the very concise house in Knightsbridge. Much to the dismay of Aylmer.Edith's radical proposal, that she should alternate between Aylmer and Bruce on a monthly basis, is about to be implemented and Bruce is not happy.

    Regular price: $10.66

    • Doctor Who at the BBC: The Plays

    • By: Martyn Wade
    • Narrated by: Sophie Aldred
    • Length: 2 hrs and 4 mins
    • Original Recording
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      4 out of 5 stars 2
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Tom Baker and Sophie Aldred appear in one of three full-cast BBC radio dramas based around the real-life worlds of Doctor Who. "Regenerations" by Daragh Carville: A group of friends reunite for an annual Doctor Who convention. Set against a backdrop of the Belfast troubles, the play deals with themes of sexuality and love, and features appearances by Tom Baker and Sophie Aldred.

    Regular price: $15.49

    • The Ring and the Book (Classic Serial)

    • By: Robert Browning, Martyn Wade (adaptation)
    • Narrated by: Anton Lesser
    • Length: 1 hr and 53 mins
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
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      4 out of 5 stars 8

    Robert Browning's poetic masterpiece of sex, lies and murder, adapted by Martyn Wade.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The story that captured Browning's imagination

    • By Zaubermond on 12-06-13

    Regular price: $10.66

    • The Little Ottleys Omnibus (Dramatised)

    • By: Ada Leverson, Martyn Wade (adaptation)
    • Narrated by: AudioGO, Haydn Gwynne, Juliet Aubrey, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 6 mins
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    Martyn Wade's dramatisation of Ada Leverson's witty and wonderful social comedy The Little Ottleys, as heard on BBC Radio. This is a story of delightful and romantic entanglements set in Edwardian London.

    Regular price: $10.33

    • Orley Farm (Dramatized)

    • By: Anthony Trollope, Martyn Wade (dramatisation)
    • Narrated by: Tim Pigott-Smith, Samantha Bond
    • Length: 2 hrs and 52 mins
    • Original Recording
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      4 out of 5 stars 19
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
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      4 out of 5 stars 15

    Orley Farm, described as a “[B]rilliantly choreographed legal thriller” ( Mail on Sunday), centres on the pathos of the main character, Lady Mason. Youthful marriage choices, middle-aged marital crisis, love and loss revolve around the legal action and the complex portrayal of Lady Mason, who is both sympathetic and wily.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A Victorian Drama

    • By Kim Friedman on 01-15-12

    Regular price: $15.49