Comedy about a small town resistant to change. When the local tearoom is threatened with takeover by a major coffee chain, The Breck Howe Preservation Society decide to take direct action to save it; John Hector has big ideas but unsurprisingly things don't go to plan.
You can listen to more episodes of Holding Back The Tide on BBC Sounds.
John ..... Ronald Pickup
Richard ..... Paul Ritter
Clare ..... Kate Duchêne
Lux ..... Michelle Asante
Robust Betty ..... Emma Handy
Brandi ..... Saffron Coomber
Librarian ..... Liam Lau Fernandez
A Heavy ..... Don Gilet
Wayne ..... Lewis Bray
Written by Nick Warburton
Directed by Sally Avens
Romance is Dead: Last Date
A charming and quirky comic drama about the reluctantly dead. By Ben Lewis.
Home Front: A Fragile Peace
A special extended edition of Home Front, Radio 4's epic drama series marking the centenaries of the First World War. It’s 10 November, 1919, a year and a day after the previous episode (set on 9 November 1918), and Folkestone is preparing for the first Remembrance Day, and contemplating a new post-war world.
Home Front: 24-28 September 1918
The first omnibus of Season 15, Onward, set in Folkestone, in the week, in 1918, when the Allies launched their final, and decisive campaign on the Western Front. Adam, meanwhile, is on a mission to the harbour.
POD PLAY 5: BATHROOM | Drama of the Week Special
Let us transport you to a world where flies talk and party-goers escape down drain-pipes.
Sound Design…Catherine Robinson