The Shadow

Three girls are told a late-night tale of evil, the tragic ending of which hits too close to home. Read by Anna Madeley.

John Charrington’s Wedding

A groom promises to be at the church on time, even if he has to come back from the grave to do it. Read by Tobias Menzies.

The Violet Car

A nurse is summoned to a farm to help with an unusual case, and finds a couple slowly going mad. Read by Charlotte Emmerson.

Man-Size in Marble

Newlyweds find the cottage of their dreams, but the previous evil (and dead) owners threaten to return. Read by Harry Hadden-Paton.

The Ebony Frame

A man inherits a property where he discovers a portrait of a woman that will change his life forever. Read by Anton Lesser.

1996-10-31 Hurst of Hurstcote

John Hurst’s murky past returns to haunt him when his wife dies unexpectedly of marsh fever. Gothic horror read by Linus Roach.