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Cynan Jones' electrifying series set in the very near future - a future a little, but not quite, like our own.

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Cynan Jones' electrifying series set in the very near future - a future a little, but not quite, like our own.

    Episode 12: Patrol

    Episode 12: Patrol

    Richard Goulding concludes Cynan Jones' electrifying series set in the very near future - a future a little, but not quite like our own.

    Water is scarce and the Water Train that feeds the city is increasingly at risk of sabotage. And out in the field beyond the city stands police marksman, John Branner - his job is to protect the train. But as the train advances, a light flickers on his scanner... What or who is out there?

    Reader: Richard Goulding
    Writer: Cynan Jones
    Producer: Justine Willett
    Music: Original music by Kirsten Morrison

    • 13 min
    Episode 11: Letter

    Episode 11: Letter

    Anne-Marie Duff continues Cynan Jones' electrifying series set in the very near future - a future a little, but not quite like our own.

    Water is commodified and the Water Train that feeds the city is increasingly at risk of sabotage.

    Today: the wife of police marksman, John Branner, writes her husband a letter... for the last time.

    Reader: Richard Goulding
    Writer: Cynan Jones
    Producer: Justine Willett
    Music: Original music by Kirsten Morrison

    • 13 min
    Episode 10: Potato Water

    Episode 10: Potato Water

    Sudha Bhuchar continues Cynan Jones' timely series set in the tangible future - a future a little, but not quite like our own.

    Water is commodified and the Water Train that feeds the huge capital city is increasingly at risk of sabotage.

    Today: just beyond the city, a woman finds a frail young boy. As she cares for him, she begins to fear for his brother - and their dog...

    Reader: Sudha Bhuchar
    Writer: Cynan Jones, with contributions from John Bowler and Richard Woska
    Producer: Justine Willett
    Music: Original music by Kirsten Morrison

    • 14 min
    Episode 9: Sound

    Episode 9: Sound

    James Cosmo continues Cynan Jones' powerful series set in the tangible near future - a future a little, but not quite like our own.

    Water is commodified and the Water Train that feeds the city is increasingly at risk of sabotage. And now ice bergs are set to be towed to a huge ice dock outside the capital city.

    Today: out in frozen waters, a group of men in small boats are on the hunt ....

    Reader: James Cosmo
    Writer: Cynan Jones
    Producer: Justine Willett
    Music: Original music by Kirsten Morrison

    • 14 min
    Episode 8: Lake

    Episode 8: Lake

    Lydia Williams continues Cynan Jones' powerful series set in the tangible near future - a future a little, but not quite like our own.

    Water is commodified and the Water Train that feeds the city is increasingly at risk of sabotage. And now ice bergs are set to be towed to a huge ice dock outside the capital city.

    Today: tensions are rising up in the Lakes, where the Water Train begins its long and hazardous journey south..

    Reader: Lydia Wilson
    Writer: Cynan Jones
    Producer: Justine Willett
    Music: Original music by Kirsten Morrison

    • 14 min
    Episode 7: Rooftop

    Episode 7: Rooftop

    Cynan Jones' electrifying series set in the very near future - a future a little, but not quite like our own.

    Water is commodified and the Water Train that feeds the city is increasingly at risk of sabotage. And now ice bergs are set to be towed to a huge ice dock outside the capital city, sparking large-scale protests.

    Today we return to police marksman, John Branner, who readies himself on a London rooftop as the protest march begins...

    Reader: Richard Goulding
    Writer: Cynan Jones
    Producer: Justine Willett
    Music: Original music by Kirsten Morrison

    • 13 min

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