15 Best BBC Drama Podcasts

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BBC Drama Podcasts

Here are 15 Best BBC Drama Podcasts worth listening to in 2023

1. The Archers

The Archers Birmingham, England, UK
An intense and gripping week of events unfolds in Ambridge. Listen to all the drama here.
93.3K 63.2K 1 episode / day Avg Length 14 min
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2. Limelight

Limelight UK
The Limelight podcast - for fiction and drama serials you won't want to miss from Radio 4.
916K 533.7K 1 episode / week Avg Length 23 min
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3. BBC Learning English Drama

BBC Learning English Drama London, England, UK
Dramas for English language learners from BBC World Service. Improve your English with retellings of stories classic and new. Each episode is between ...6 and 10 minutes long.more
7.3M 551.9K 258.5K 1 episode / week Avg Length 7 min
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4. Opening Lines

Opening Lines Producer and writer John Yorke has worked in television and radio for 30 years, and he shares his experience with Radio 4 listeners as he unpacks the ...themes and impact behind the books, plays and stories that are being dramatised in Radio 4's weekend afternoon dramas.more
915.9K 533.7K 15.5K 1 episode / day Avg Length 15 min
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5. The Untold

The Untold London, England, UK
A series documenting the untold dramas of 21st-century Britain.
915.9K 533.7K 15.5K 4 episodes / quarter Avg Length 28 min
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6. The Dark Is Rising

The Dark Is Rising London, England, UK
A young boy's time-travelling fight against ancient evil. When the Dark comes rising, who will hold it back? This dramatisation of Susan Cooper...9;s cult novel is a magical journey into the supernatural.more
7.2M 551.9K 225.6K 13 episodes / year Avg Length 17 min
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7. Ecstasy: The Battle Of Rave

Ecstasy: The Battle Of Rave When Ecstasy and Acid House first swept Britain, a group of lives would be changed forever. One Story. Half real life. Half drama. Welcome to Ecstasy...: The Battle Of Rave.more
427K 675.7K 68.8K 1 episode / quarter Avg Length 25 min
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8. The Archers Omnibus

The Archers Omnibus The week's events in Ambridge
1 episode / week Avg Length 75 min
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9. The Battersea Poltergeist

The Battersea Poltergeist A paranormal cold case, re-investigated through a thrilling blend of drama and documentary. The true story of one of Britain's strangest hauntings..., with Dafne Keen and Toby Jones. Presented by Danny Robins.more
654 801 164 1 episode / day Avg Length 28 min
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10. Drama of the Week

Drama of the Week Every Friday we bring you a new drama from BBC Radio 4 or Radio 3. Exercise your imagination with some of the best writers and actors on radio. Storyt...elling at its very best.more
915.9K 1 episode / week Avg Length 39 min
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11. No Place But the Water

No Place But the Water Linda Marshall Griffiths' drama series is set in a flooded future world. When there is no place but the water, where do you go?
10 episodes / year Avg Length 14 min
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12. The Jonathan Creek Podcast

The Jonathan Creek Podcast A retrospective podcast looking back at twenty years of the popular BBC murder-mystery drama.
400 240 1 episode / year Avg Length 62 min
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BBC Drama Podcasters

Top Podcasters covering BBC Drama. Get Spreadsheet.
Podcaster Name Email Podcast Link Total Episodes
BBC Radio 4 bbc.co.uk 77
BBC Radio bbc.co.uk 9
BBC Sounds bbc.co.uk 2
Bbc Radio 4 bbc.co.uk/programmes/m001hny4/episodes/player 25
Andrew Keen ajkeen.libsyn.com 2
Cast Off Productions play.acast.com/s/mytimecapsule 2
Gart Mansfield podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/ministry-of-arts-podcast/id1418975813 2
Sony Music Entertainment cms.megaphone.fm/channel/outtolunchwithjayrayner 2
Adrian Hobart adrianhobart.podbean.com 1
Emily Woosey podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/emily-woosey 1
Heard Yet Media jonathancreekpodcast.com 1
Ivan Wise betterknown.co.uk/better-known-2/listen 1
Mark Stokes omny.fm/shows/the-property-portfolio-podcast/playlists/podcast 1
Matthew Wang anchor.fm/composertalk 1
Michael Ball flipside.podhoster.com/index.php 1
Michael Kahan funnyinfailure.com.au/podcast 1
Mystie Winckler podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/id1601579501 1
Natalie Anderson podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/natalie-anderson7 1
Paul Reed oldfrontline.co.uk/episodes 1
Peter Cox anchor.fm/popupsubmissions 1
Schwule Welle schwulewelle.de/sendungen 1
Sick And Sickening Podcast podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/thesickandsickeningpodcast 1
Soumitri Varadarajan podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/soumitri-varadarajan 1
Sound On Sound soundonsound.com/sos-podcasts 1
Talktv shows.acast.com/uncensored/episodes 1
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