10 episodes

A true story about surviving suicide – narrated by Stephen Graham.

Walking on Jupiter BBC Radio 4

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.8 • 39 Ratings

A true story about surviving suicide – narrated by Stephen Graham.

    Introducing Walking on Jupiter

    Introducing Walking on Jupiter

    A true story about surviving suicide – narrated by Stephen Graham.

    • 2 min
    1. Vestibule of Jupiter

    1. Vestibule of Jupiter

    Walking On Jupiter is a true story about surviving suicide – narrated by Stephen Graham.

    In this nine-part podcast series we follow Thomas before during and after his deaths. Deaths, is not a mistake. He attempted suicide and died, twice. This is his raw, honest and sometimes tragically funny story of the battle that takes place inside and outside of his own head.


    This one is our welcome to Jupiter, it’s where they brought me after my first attempt.


    Credits:
    Writer – Thomas Worthington
    Producer – Charlotte Worthington
    Editor, Proofreader & General Rock – Greg Ormrod
    Executive Producer – Mark Whelan
    Sound Design & Editing – Munzie Thind & Markus Ffitch @ GCRS
    Music – Dan Jeffries courtesy of Wake The Town
    Music Supervisor – Dom Bastyra
    Voice Recording – Dr Neil Hillman MPSE & Marcus Byrne @ The Audio Suite

    Special, special thanks to:
    Vicki Maguire
    Shaun Musgrove
    Jane Epstein
    Hannah Walters
    Big Margy Wortho
    Stevie Rowing-Parker
    & Different Gravy A.F.C

    Support is available at bbc.co.uk/actionline

    • 6 min
    2. John Connor

    2. John Connor

    Walking On Jupiter is a true story about surviving suicide – narrated by Stephen Graham.

    In this nine-part podcast series we follow Thomas before during and after his deaths. Deaths, is not a mistake. He attempted suicide and died, twice. This is his raw, honest and sometimes tragically funny story of the battle that takes place inside and outside of his own head.

    This one is about how I got to Jupiter, after attempts one and two

    Credits:
    Writer – Thomas Worthington
    Producer – Charlotte Worthington
    Editor, Proofreader & General Rock – Greg Ormrod
    Executive Producer – Mark Whelan
    Sound Design & Editing – Munzie Thind & Markus Ffitch @ GCRS
    Music – Dan Jeffries courtesy of Wake The Town
    Music Supervisor – Dom Bastyra
    Voice Recording – Dr Neil Hillman MPSE & Marcus Byrne @ The Audio Suite

    Special, special thanks to:
    Vicki Maguire
    Shaun Musgrove
    Jane Epstein
    Hannah Walters
    Big Margy Wortho
    Stevie Rowing-Parker
    & Different Gravy A.F.C

    Support is available at bbc.co.uk/actionline

    • 15 min
    3. Washing Machine Head

    3. Washing Machine Head

    Walking On Jupiter is a true story about surviving suicide – narrated by Stephen Graham.

    In this nine-part podcast series we follow Thomas before during and after his deaths. Deaths, is not a mistake. He attempted suicide and died, twice. This is his raw, honest and sometimes tragically funny story of the battle that takes place inside and outside of his own head.

    This one mainly takes place in my head and a hospital.

    Credits:
    Writer – Thomas Worthington
    Producer – Charlotte Worthington
    Editor, Proofreader & General Rock – Greg Ormrod
    Executive Producer – Mark Whelan
    Sound Design & Editing – Munzie Thind & Markus Ffitch @ GCRS
    Music – Dan Jeffries courtesy of Wake The Town
    Music Supervisor – Dom Bastyra
    Voice Recording – Dr Neil Hillman MPSE & Marcus Byrne @ The Audio Suite

    Special, special thanks to:
    Vicki Maguire
    Shaun Musgrove
    Jane Epstein
    Hannah Walters
    Big Margy Wortho
    Stevie Rowing-Parker
    & Different Gravy A.F.C

    Support is available at bbc.co.uk/actionline

    • 6 min
    4. Don’t Waste Tea

    4. Don’t Waste Tea

    Walking On Jupiter is a true story about surviving suicide – narrated by Stephen Graham.

    In this nine-part podcast series we follow Thomas before during and after his deaths. Deaths, is not a mistake. He attempted suicide and died, twice. This is his raw, honest and sometimes tragically funny story of the battle that takes place inside and outside of his own head.

    This one is about telling people, getting help and songs playing on the ambulance radio.

    Credits:
    Writer – Thomas Worthington
    Producer – Charlotte Worthington
    Editor, Proofreader & General Rock – Greg Ormrod
    Executive Producer – Mark Whelan
    Sound Design & Editing – Munzie Thind & Markus Ffitch @ GCRS
    Music – Dan Jeffries courtesy of Wake The Town
    Music Supervisor – Dom Bastyra
    Voice Recording – Dr Neil Hillman MPSE & Marcus Byrne @ The Audio Suite

    Special, special thanks to:
    Vicki Maguire
    Shaun Musgrove
    Jane Epstein
    Hannah Walters
    Big Margy Wortho
    Stevie Rowing-Parker
    & Different Gravy A.F.C

    Support is available at bbc.co.uk/actionline

    • 7 min
    5. Jupiter’s People

    5. Jupiter’s People

    Walking On Jupiter is a true story about surviving suicide – narrated by Stephen Graham.

    In this nine-part podcast series we follow Thomas before during and after his deaths. Deaths, is not a mistake. He attempted suicide and died, twice. This is his raw, honest and sometimes tragically funny story of the battle that takes place inside and outside of his own head.

    This one is about some of the greatest people on Earth, in Jupiter.

    Credits:
    Writer – Thomas Worthington
    Producer – Charlotte Worthington
    Editor, Proofreader & General Rock – Greg Ormrod
    Executive Producer – Mark Whelan
    Sound Design & Editing – Munzie Thind & Markus Ffitch @ GCRS
    Music – Dan Jeffries courtesy of Wake The Town
    Music Supervisor – Dom Bastyra
    Voice Recording – Dr Neil Hillman MPSE & Marcus Byrne @ The Audio Suite

    Special, special thanks to:
    Vicki Maguire
    Shaun Musgrove
    Jane Epstein
    Hannah Walters
    Big Margy Wortho
    Stevie Rowing-Parker
    & Different Gravy A.F.C

    Support is available at bbc.co.uk/actionline

    • 11 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
39 Ratings

39 Ratings

preetbm ,

Walking On Jupiter

Heart wrenching.
Beautiful.
Such an important listen.
Thank you for sharing your story x

cookie boom 9498 ,

Walking on Jupiter

Very powerful storey which I think will really help people who are going through this an also people who don’t understand how bad someone’s mental health can be. Thomas is so brave to tell his storey an Stephen graham narrates it brilliantly.

Liz Forshaw ,

Walking Jupiter

Very powerful message. Spoken with so much strength. This is what the world needs. More of this please 👏

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