Past Contributors

Below is a list of writers and stories so far for Are You Sitting Comfortably? – if you have been missed out or misspelled please contact us!

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OCTOBER – 2008 – DEATH

  • Gareth Brierley – The Message
  • Gareth Brierley – The Thing That I Do
  • Bernadette Russell – The Hangman Meets Death
  • Bernadette Russell – The Nine Lives of Grizzeldigut Carbuncle
  • Dan The Hat – Cow Story
  • Gareth Brierley – The Visitor
  • Paschale Straiton – The Pits
  • Paschale Straiton – The New You

NOVEMBER 2008 – ANARCHY

  • Bernadette Russell – No Future
  • Bernadette Russell – Piece of Cake
  • Gareth Brierley – Diary
  • Gareth Brierley – A World Gone Mad
  • Emma Leech – Losing Faith
  • Bernadette Russell – The Visitor
  • Pascale Straiton – The Clotted Cream Club
  • Andrew Johnson – The true tale of Harry the Anarchist without conjecture, sensationalism, stretching or in anyway departing form the known facts for the sake of drama

FEBUARY 2009 – LOVE

  • Gareth Brierley – Boy Meets Girl
  • Gareth Brierley – I see You
  • Gareth Brierley – The Allotment
  • Bernadette Russell – Stuffed
  • Bernadette Russell – Cupid and Rod
  • Anne Burchett – Another Child
  • Nadine Zeine – Fish Market Deals
  • Adam Powley – Cover Story
  • Jules Craig – Lucky Chicken
  • Paschale Straiton – Bits and Bobs

MARCH 2009 – MADNESS

  • Gareth Brierley – Many Things
  • Gareth Brierley – Bird Woman
  • Bernadette Russell – Away With The Fairies
  • Rob Kennedy – Is it Gerty from No 30?
  • Helen Paris – Ambient
  • Laura Bottomley – Ovoloville
  • Michael Lacquiere – Mr Butterfly’s Big Day
  • Paschale Straiton – The Clotted Cream Club
  • Paschale Straiton – Boudicca’s Last Stand

MAY 2009 – MYTH

  • Gareth Brierley – The Organiser
  • Bernadette Russell – Elvis in Paradise
  • Bernadette Russell – The Ballad of Fred and Fanny
  • Jules Craig – Beauty Heart
  • Sophie Partridge -Semmersuaq the Hard
  • Cindy Oswin – A Sun on the Doom
  • Paschale Straiton – Fondant Centres

JUNE 2009 – HEAT

  • Gareth Brierley – Lag
  • Gareth Brierley – Nice People
  • Bernadette Russell – Pole Position
  • Delano Giovani – Wednesday the 10th
  • Jules Craig – Mrs Jameson Journeys Abroad
  • Pascale Straiton – Yacumama

OCTOBER 2009– Gothic

  • Gareth Brierley – Powers
  • Bernadette Russell – Wooden Heart
  • Tim Macovoy – Fantansmagoria
  • Grace Knight – How it ends
  • Max Mccormick – The thing with the ducks
  • Paschale Straiton – Pork Scratchings

NOVEMBER 2009 – TABOO

  • Gareth Brierley – The allotment
  • Gareth Brierley – The thing that I do
  • Bernadette Russell – Starstuff
  • Sally Sheringham – The comedy widows
  • Caroline Jowett – Sex and the single widow
  • Francesca Millican-Slater – Swatch
  • Silk Skin – Sam Hall
  • Henry Fry – The Unreconstructed Gentleman

DECEMBER 2009 – Ghosts

  • Gareth Brierley – The Job Offer
  • Bernadette Russell – Mr Hendrick
  • George Walker – In the Vapours
  • Dawn Kelly – Ashes of Roses
  • Laura Lloyd – My Grandmothers Portrait
  • Mark Butcher – Call
  • Alice Planel – Jack Frost
  • Laura Rosten – The Horrendous Tale of Mudchute Farm
  • Kevin T Rodgers – Who really knows?
  • Paschale Straiton – Rest in Peace

JANUARY 2010 – SECRETS

  • Gareth Brierley – A Shaggy Dog Tail
  • Bernadette Russell – Goodbye From Billy The Kid
  • Jacqueline Downs –  10:17 pm
  • Vanessa Woofe – Hoyle – Talking to Them
  • Claire Opie – Moveren
  • Richard Fitchett – The Wolf In The Wood
  • Sian Rowland – The Sex Education Lesson
  • Keith Hodges – Billy
  • Barra Bromley – He’s Gone
  • David Gaffney – A Certain Type of Man

FEBUARY 2010 – LOVE

  • Gareth Brierley – The Organsier
  • Bernadette Russell – Stuffed
  • Jess Kidd – Love
  • Bahar Brunton – The Evil Around The Eyes
  • Lauren Lucien – The Old Man
  • Freda Love Smith – The Bob Dylan Story
  • Jennifer Pendergast – He Doesn’t Know
  • Caroline Jowett – Friday On My Mind
  • Wolfiewolfgang – Midnight Snack
  • Emma Jackson – The Quiche and The Hoover

APRIL 2010 – MAGIC

  • Gareth Brierley – Bird Woman
  • Bernadette Russell – Museum of Magic
  • Pascal Straiton – Charm Offensive
  • Anna Lenihan – Between the Devil and The Deep Blue Sea
  • David Malvina – The Sceptic
  • Jess Kidd – Magic
  • Laura Trevail – Stock Character
  • Philip Waddilove – The Wizard and The Son

(with thanks to our guest magician James Pritchard)

June 2010 – MIDSUMMER

  • Gareth Brierley – My Feathered Friend
  • Bernadette Russell – Liar Liar
  • Pascal Straiton – Seize The Day
  • Cindy Oswin – Up the Solstice
  • Midsummer Murderer – Sophie- Jeanette Burton
  • Luncheon – William Van WindowGarden
  • Starry Starry Night – Tessa Sheridan
  • When it Get’s Hot in Colonia – Joel Shea
  • Returning Love – Barra Bromley

SEPTEMBER 2010 – WONDER

  • The Cuts – Gareth Brierley
  • The Ballad of Fred & Fanny – Bernadette Russell
  • Baguettes for The Old Boys – Phillip Waddilove
  • A Bridge Over Troubled Water (A gazza and Moaty Story) – Maike Hale-Jones
  • No Wonder – Rich Thornton
  • The Box – Emma Jackson
  • The Man Who Came to Stay – Peter Cronin
  • Wonder Jack –  Jack Williams

October 2010 – NOIR

  • Powers – Gareth Brierley
  • In the Slips – Paschale Straiton
  • Smoke and Mirrors – Bernadette Russell
  • Closing Eyes – C.B. Legge
  • American Cigarettes – Graham Taylor
  • The Black Darts – Simon Poole
  • Tramp on Brixton Road – Andrew Kinneer

November 2010 – LIES

  • The End of All Things – Gareth Brierley
  • Losing My Religion – Bernadette Russell
  • London Dreamtime – Vanessa Woolf – Hoyle
  • Pregnant with Mandrakes – Hannah Proctor
  • The Camera Never Lies – Katie Young
  • Gerbil – Joel Shay
  • Penny Baby – Melanie Waterfield
  • My Beauty – Rowena Macdonald
  • Truth – Michael Spring.

December 2010 – Horror

  • The Christmas Inn – Gareth Brierley
  • Bela Lugois’s Dead – Bernadette Russell
  • Devil Coat – Sam Hall
  • Isla de las Munecas – Katie Young
  • Night Music – Sara-Mae Tuson
  • She Didn’t Believe in Ghosts – Jacqueline Downs
  • The Best Part Of Believe – Michael R Powell
  • Pretty as a Picture – Caroline Jowett

February 2011 – SEX

  • The Auditon – Gareth Brierley
  • Her Name Was Lola – Bernadette Russell
  • Bears About – Wolfiewolfgang
  • Notting Hill Narcissus – Katie Young
  • Nippy Days – Penny Pepper
  • Sex Monologue – Trevor Coombes
  • The Sitar Player – Mikey Cuddihy
  • Thalidomide Baby – Afsareh Gray
  • The Birds and the Bees – Jamie Mitchinson
  • The Dirty Bomb -James Chisholm

April 2011 – LOST

  • The Cuts – Gareth Brierley
  • The Lost Property Office – Bernadette Russell
  • Lost – Rachel Jay
  • Lost – Heather Uprichard
  • A Horrible Disease – Bahar Brunton
  • Crushed – Sophie J Burton
  • Little Brother – Jim Dunkley
  • Lost – Tracey Sinclair
  • Not What I Had In Mind – Ben Pacy
  • Red – Jackie Downs

June 2011 – Revolution

  • A Shaggy Dog Story – Gareth Brierley
  • No Future – Bernadette Russell
  • Baggage – Bahar Brunton
  • Just Cause – Tom Alexander
  • My Part in the Collapse of Civilization – Michael Spring
  • My Revolution – Rachel Jay
  • The Dig – Afsaneh Gray
  • The Tipping Point – Iain Gonoude
  • Whisper My Name – Richard Derecki

September 2011 – Underground

  • I see you – Gareth Brierley
  • The thing you do – Gareth Brierley
  • Sympathy for the Devil – Bernadette Russell
  • A Chocolate Digestive in the Bunker – Iain Gonoude
  • Blame – Stephen Keyworth
  • Fluff – Katie Young
  • In the Age of Austerity – Incidently Bently
  • The Rat People – Rebecca Garland
  • Underground Storage – Eloise Shepard
  • Underground – Tania Hershman
  • Underground – Cathy White

October 2011 – BEAUTY

  • Black Box – Gareth Brierley
  • Boy Meets Girl – Gareth Brierley
  • Fake Plastic Trees – Bernadette Russell
  • Beautiful Jeanette – Vanessa Woolfe – Hoyle
  • The Evie Project – Amber Alexander
  • Pink Bowtie – Alyssa grace Sorresso
  • The Eye of the Beholder – Miranda Roszkowski
  • The Tipping Point – Amber Massie – Blomfield
  • Loveiness Raged – Jamie Mitchinson
  • Polilla – Van Demal

November 2011 – Tricks

  • The Job Offer – Gareth Brierley
  • The Ballad of Fred and Fanny – Bernadette Russell
  • A Surprise for Mrs Sprat – Caroline Jowett
  • Cos You’re Mine – Jacqueline Downs
  • Cups and Balls – Natasha Tripney
  • Where the Land Lies – Tristan Hanks
  • It Started as Banter – Andrew McGuinness
  • Rock Hudsons Ghost – Matt Plass
  • The Bag of Everything You Desire – Neil Baker

January 2012 – Ghosts

  • Night Watch – Gareth Brierley
  • Liar Liar – Bernadette Russell
  • Venice, My Wife – Kate Nevison
  • There Must be a Angel – Joff Brown
  • Coulrophilia – Cate Thomas
  • Annie – Julia Bohanna
  • The Lady with the Red Hair – Ian Payton
  • The Weight – Afsaneh Gray
  • 125 Years Of Being Dead – Stephen Keyworth

March 2012 – BEASTS

  • My Feathered Friend – Gareth Brierley
  • That’s The Way To Do It – Bernadette Russell
  • Flies – Alice Ash
  • Happy Ever After – Iain Gonoude
  • A Short Stay at The Tower – Katie Young
  • The Frost Vixen – Neil Norman
  • Howdy –  Wolfiewolfgang
  • The Most Beautiful Man I’ve Ever Seen: Ken – Season Butler
  • Trevor – Rachel Jay
  • Tea With Dan Dare – Matt Plass

June 2012 – Mystery

  • A World Gone Mad – Gareth Brierley
  • Queen of Soho – Bernadette Russell
  • 24 Hour Bride – Julie Balloo
  • Catch – Chris Hannon
  • Falling Light – Denis Doran
  • Mayonnaise – Ellie Stewart
  • Mr E – Mike Murphy
  • Temple Of Dreams – John Dunne
  • The Canal – Colin Legge

July 2012 – Winners and Losers

  • Fish Supper – Gareth Brierley
  • Ballad of the Bearded She – Beradette Russell
  • Winners & Losers – Mary Patterson
  • Kind – Alan Fielden
  • Winners & Losers – Mike Murphy
  • The Devils Shade-Boy – Louise Irwin
  • Saint, Sinner, & Thrush – Nuala Walsh
  • Watching the Lizard Watch – Kwame Mcpherson
  • Cowboys and Newtonians  – Iain Gonoude
  • Institutionalised Woman – Incidently Bentley
  • Lost Spectacles – Stephen Keyworth

October 2012 – FILTHY

  • Bird Woman – Gareth Brierley
  • The Sweet Revenge of Lady Indigo – Bernadette Russell
  • Aubergines in Athens – Paul Ayres
  • Grey Day – Iain Gonoude
  • Illness has it’s own smell – Adrain Gillott
  • Lights, Camera, Action – Barra Bromley
  • Lucky Bleeder – Matt Finicane
  • Oh Gee – Van Demal
  • The Dali Lama and Me – Andrea Bennett

November 2012 – Fairytale

  • Back of the Bus – Gareth Brierley
  • Once upon a Time – Bernadette Russell
  • Caught On Camera – Paul Goulden
  • Mirror Mirror – Bentley Crudgington
  • Small Print – Natasha Tripney
  • The Princess and the Knight – Emma Fleming
  • We’re Back – Julie Balloo
  • The Wolf and the Lamb – David Morgan
  • Fairy Tale – Liam Hogan
  • The Green Hour – Katie Young
Midnight Feast podcast – Dawns Kiss – Bob Lock

February 2013 – Apocalypse

  • The Cuts – Gareth Brierley
  • Bruce Willis – Bernadette Russell
  • Armageddon and Ice Cream – Heather Uprichard
  • Schrodinger’s Cabin – Gretal
  • Home Working – Julie Balloo
  • Jeans – Victoria Manifold
  • The Golden Boughs – Tristan Hanks
  • The Martians are Coming – David Allen
  • The Platform – Mr Tim
  • Time to Move On – Andy H Melhuish
Midnight Feast podcast – Joel Shea- Walking to School ,Liam Hogan- After the Rapture, Ceri Buckmaster-Intimate Fallout

March 2013 – CRIME

  • Nice People – Gareth Brierley
  • Smoke and Mirrors – Bernadette Russell
  • Chopping Board and Crayons – Jacqueline Downs
  • I Celeste – Aisha Zia
  • Message in a Bottle – Andrew Kearsey
  • Mister Misdemeanour – Chris Mason
  • Sarah Black Murders – Victoria Manifold
  • Satan in Suburbia – Andrew Mcguiness
  • Taking Interest- Tom Glover
  • Knife in the Dark – Vera Chok
SEPTEMBER 2013- ANIMALS
  • Each of Her Nine Lives-Aniela Czajewska
  • Chalky- Geraldine Wiley
  • Animals (Part 1)- Bernadette Russell
  • True Colours- Shirley Golden
  • Untitled- Isabel Moseley
  • A Rabbit Replies- Geoffrey Heptonstall
  • The Thing That I Do- Gareth Brierley
  • The Pandemic- James Morton
  • A Morning For Bill- Bob Harper
  • Dogsbody- Alan McCormick
Midnight Feast podcast featured: Duckrabbit by Gareth Damien Martin, Untitled by Josiah Nevin, Grow Your Own Meerkats by David R Morgan, One Rabbit Less by Heather Jeffery, Mary by Katie Young.
November 2013- BIRTHDAY
here are the writers- sorry- story titles to follow
Pauline Walker
Natasha Tripney
Emily Williams
Kevin Forde
Alan Mccormick
Philip Kane
Julie Baloo
Liam Hogan
Bernadette Russell- Happy Birthday Lady Gaga
March 2014- ROCK ‘N’ ROLL (produced solely as podcast Midnight Feast)
  • Last Night a DJ Saved His Life by Alan McCormick
  • We Two Kings by Emily Williams
  • Angel of the Alamo by Julie Baloo
  • It’s Still Rock n’ Roll by Paul Goulden
  • Keiron Bangs the Drums by Keith Large
  • The Best Band is The One You’re In by Joel Shea
  • The Tracks of My Beers by Silvana Maimone

April 2014- Science Fiction- live show writers:

  • Rachel Goth
  • Paul Goulden
  • Jack Houston
  • Geraldine Wiley
  • Arike Oke
  • Andrea Bennett
  • Esther Cleverly
  • Emma Whitby
  • Siobhan McVeigh
October 2014- HALLOWE’EN- live show story titles to come- sorry!
Live show writers:
  • Liam Hogan
  • Emily Williams
  • Samantha & Alex
  • Julie Baloo
  • Michael O’Kelly
  • Belinda May
  • Barra Bromley
Podcast writers:
  • House by Debbie Waldron
  • My Own Shadow by Van Demal
  • Passing Through by Alan McCormick
  • Sleeper by Barney Harper
  • The Wolf at the door by Melody Parker

February 2015- Curiouser and Curiouser: writers to follow, plus three podcasts inspired by Alice In Wonderland

June 2015- Heroes and Villians- podcast writers to follow

December 2015- Ghosts: writers to follow.

April 2016- Dreams

  • The Obstinato by Elouise Oui
  • It Needs People by Sanjoy Roy
  • The Temp by Gareth Brierley
  • Dream Machine by Bernadette Russell
  • Home Truths by Ruth Sedar
  • Dreams by Selma Willcocks
  • Cigarette Break Daydream by Ffion Harman
  • In His Dreams by Emma Sheehan
  • All We Ever Dreamed by Nicoletta Wylde

Podcasts writers to follow.

September 2016- Monsters

  • Call Me Mr Moogle by Michele Sheldon
  • Crocodiles by Matt Harris
  • Gean Canach by Liam Hogan
  • The Complicity of Oliver Jones by Kate Van der Borgh
  • Monsters Within by Alan Mccormick
  • Sisters by Alexandra Mcglynn
  • Cat Into Dog by Sanjoy Roy
  • Wrapped in Hugs by Thomas Jancis
  • We Monsters by Bernadette Russell

Podcasts writers to follow

 

The Basement, Brighton

OCTOBER 2009 – Taboo

  • Gareth Brierley – The Allot

The Basement, Brighton

OCTOBER 2009 – Taboo

  • Gareth Brierley – The Allotment
  • Gareth Brierley – The thing that I do
  • Gareth Brierley – Many Things
  • Bernadette Russell – The Ballad of Fred and Fanny
  • Bernadette Russell – Truelove
  • Bernadette Russell – Wooden Heart
  • Sean Young – Fern
  • Kevin Clark – Suicide Pact
  • Kevin Clark – Jackie Collins Hair
  • Jules Craig – Stolen

NOVEMBER 2009 – GHOSTS

  • Gareth Brierley – The Message
  • Gareth Brierley – I see you
  • Bernadette Russell – The séance
  • Bernadette Russell – Starstuff
  • Emma Greengrass – Scampi Dreaming
  • Michael Handrick – How it changes at night
  • Reunion – Debbie Waldon
  • Nora Blascsok – A ghost
  • Jules Craig – A place to rest
  • Sarah Charsley – Ghost Sex

FEBUARY 2010 – LOVE

  • Gareth Brierley – The Organsier
  • Bernadette Russell – Stuffed
  • Jules Craig – The Ratcatchers Daughter
  • Amanda Williams – Windows that Sparkle
  • Chris Francis – Art of Sinking
  • Michael Donithorn – The Old Summer House
  • Erika Szostak – Accidental Gold Digger
  • Sarah Charsley – Artichokes and Armadillos

MARCH 2010 – SECRETS

  • Gareth Brierley – A shaggy Dog Tail
  • Bernadette Russell – Goodbye From Billy The Kid
  • Jules Craig – Wolf
  • Erika Szostak – Black Friday
  • Phillipa Thomas – Anti Climax
  • Glenn Stevens – Time
  • Louise Halvardsson – Foxy Lady
  • David Patchett – The Water Rat
  • Denis Doran – These Things I Should Remember

APRIL 2010 – MAGIC

  • Gareth Brierley – Bird Woman
  • Bernadette Russell – Mr Moonkey, Madam Catnip and Skinnyribbons
  • Jules Craig – The Grand Marconi
  • Lauren Nichols- Necessary Voodoo
  • Nicky Wood- Another Time, Another Place
  • Janina Karpinska – Black-Cap Jack and the Goaled-Stone
  • Laura Edmans- The House
  • Anna Rose Davis- Finger Nail Sized Hands
  • Louisa Ashton- The Monkey and The Music Box

JUNE 2010 – PYJAMA PARTY

  • Gareth Brierley – My Feathered Friend
  • Bernadette Russell – Liar Liar
  • Jules Craig – Sojourn By The Sea
  • James Burt – The First Time
  • Louise Halvardsson – Relax Jonny Boy Have Some Fun
  • Emma Greengrass – The Screamer
  • Beverley O’Connor – Coming Home
  • Glenn Stevens – Sugar Almonds
  • Clare Reddaway – Marco’s Ice Cream

October 2010 – WONDER

  • Gareth Brierley – The Cuts
  • Bernadette Russell – Losing my Religion
  • Jules Craig – Mrs Jaminson Journey’s Abroad
  • Anoushka Athique – Story
  • Laura Kayne – Do Wooden Horses Dream of Painted Pastures?
  • Susan Sainsbury – Friday Nights
  • James Burt – Lockcharmer
  • Ruth Lawrence – Something Other

November 2010 – NOIR

  • Gareth Brierley – The End of All Things
  • Bernadette Russell – Smokes and Mirrors
  • Jules Craig – Moving on From Jesus
  • Daniel Gosling – Memorandum of Understanding
  • Magnum Opus – Andrew Campbell – Kearsey
  • Life Model – Morgan Nichols
  • Inside Homicide – Gemma Norton
  • Camilla’s Teeth – Alice Ash
  • Sleeping in a Cofin – Erinna Mettler

December 2010 – Horror

  • The Christmas Inn – Gareth Brierley
  • Bela Lugois’s Dead – Bernadette Russell
  • The Hairy hand – Jules Craig
  • Christmas at Aunt Delphi’s – Debbie Waldron
  • Complaint from the Other World – Matt Finucane
  • Into the Dark – Janina Karpinska
  • Legendary – CL Norton
  • We Have Always Lived In the Slaughterhouse – James Burt

February 2011 – SEX

  • The Auditon – Gareth Brierley
  • Her Name Was Lola – Bernadette Russell
  • Violet Sex – kristina Llyod
  • The Day In a Life of a Woman Who Wants to Come – Louise Halvardsson
  • For the Love of Bob – Glenn Stevens
  • Virtuosity – Errina Metler
  • Stirring – Jules Craig
  • Big bad John – Sarah Charlsey

April 2011 – LOST

  • The Cuts – Gareth Brierley
  • The Lost Property Office – Bernadette Russell
  • Compass – Jules Craig
  • Sugared Lips – Andrew Kearsey
  • Assault at the Old Kent Road – Louise Winters
  • Silent Stones – Denis Doran
  • Lost and Found – Tony Hicks
  • A Precious Little Thing – Paul O Connell
  • Landing – Lindsey Meadows
  • A Boy at Play – Fiona Mcillavry

June 2011 – SEA

  • Fish Supper – Gareth Brierley
  • The Nine Lives of Grizzeldigut Carbuncle – Bernadette Russell
  • Mermaid – Jules Craig
  • Beachcombing – Denis Doran
  • Come in the Water’s Lovely – Jonny Young
  • Obsession – Laura Kayne
  • The Eastbourne Sleuths – Louise Flind
  • The First – Stephanie Lam
  • Resting and Sighing in Between – FC Clark

October 2011 – BEAUTY

  • I see you – Gareth Brierley
  • Boy meets Girl – Gareth Brierley
  • Fake Plastic Trees – Bernadette Russell
  • Awaiting Spring – Michael Handrick
  • The Eye of the Beholder – Maggie Gordon Walker
  • Dead Gorgeous – Kate Aidley
  • Thinking About You – Denis Doran
  • Velvet – Marina Stubbs
  • What Price Beauty – Tony Hicks

November 2011 – TRICKS

  • The Job Offer – Gareth Brierley
  • Sympathy for the Devil – Bernadette Russell
  • Tricks – Debbie Waldron
  • The Wife – Louise Flind
  • The Magician – Melody Parker
  • The Arrangement of Skin – Irenosen Okojie
  • She Clown –  Hannah Vincent
  • Hector’s Trick – Jane Healy
  • Breaking the Magician’s Code – Glenn Stevens

December 2011 – Beasts

  • No Room At The Inn – Gareth Brierley
  • That’s The Way To Do It – Bernadette Russell
  • Wolf – Jules Craig
  • The Brighton Pier Monster – Sarah Charsley
  • Beasts – Carrie Lamb
  • Fade to Black – Van Demal
  • Starbucks is Closed – Jo Galbraith
  • Ladies Of the Night – Patrick Bland
  • The Beast Behind The Grille – Des Potton

March 2012 – Mystery

  • The End of All Things – Gareth Brierley
  • Rose Red – Bernadette Russell
  • 99 – Joe Evans
  • Fairy Dust – Sonja Eagle
  • The Trunk – Madeleine Woosnam
  • Magic – Helen Knight
  • Missing – Tony Hicks
  • Grandmother’s Cottage – Solera Russell
  • Two Silver Slippers – Denis Doran

April 2012 – Mischief (Kids special)

  • The Thing That I do – Gareth Brierley
  • The Stinkeroo’s – Bernadette Russell
  • Howl – Jules Craig
  • Catgirl and the Fisherman – Jennifer Leech
  • Mirror Maker – Sian Jones
  • Mischief – Anne – Marie krolick
  • Rumble – Rodger Barker
  • Squirrel Magic – Thea Anderson
  • The Naughty Chair – Joshua Seigal

June 2012 – Adventure

  • A World Gone Mad – Gareth Brierley
  • Queen of Soho – Bernadette Russell
  • The Ratcatchers Daughter – Jules Craig
  • Adventure – Josie Darling
  • Battle – Helen Harbord
  • Granny Never Takes The Underground – Karen Piece
  • Losing Eden – Marina Stubbs
  • Malcolm’s Quest – Glenn Stevens
  • Sex and Drugs – Debbie Waldron
  • Steamboat to the 4th Dimension (Day Trip) – Paul O’Connell
Lopping Hall
November 2013- FOREST
sorry- writers and story titles to be added shortly
Hospital Club

October 2010 – Secrets

  • Gareth Brierley – A Shaggy Dog Tail
  • Bernadette Russell – Goodbye from Billy The Kid
  • Caroline Jowett – Scrubbers
  • Margaret Carvalho – Daddy’s Christmas
  • Phil Rhys Thomas –  The End
  • Rachel Daniel – Bogey Woman
  • Gareth Brierley – The Thing That I do
  • Gareth Brierley – The Allotment
  • Bernadette Russell – Stardust

NORDEN FARM, Maidenhead

DECEMBER 2009– Ghosts

  • Gareth Brierley – Many things
  • Gareth Brierley – The Job Offer
  • Gareth Brierley – I see you
  • Bernadette Russell – Rough Music
  • Bernadette Russell – Mr Hendrick
  • Bernadette Russell – Starstuff
  • Claudette Flint – The sound of silence
  • Alison Mead – The piano
  • Andy Sowden – Mr Black Cat
  • Richard Derecki – The coming of war

Ashford, George Hotel

July 2011 -SECRETS

  • Gareth Brierley – A shaggy dog story
  • Bernadette Russell – She
  • Peggy Riley – Ghost train girl
  • Cathy White – I can see through people
  • Neil Baker – One of us is a ghost
  • Marnie Summerfield Smith – Secrets
  • Mike Sharpe – Secrets No 2
  • Alison Mead – Susan’s Number
  • Andrea Bennet – The end of summer

National Theatre

August 2011 – MAGIC

  • Gareth Brierley – The allotment and The thing that you do.
  • Bernadette Russell – Starstuff and The museum of Magic
  • Jackie Downs – Cos your Mine
  • Tristan Hanks – A Civilised Life is Based on a Number of Illusions
  • Michael Powell – The Gift
  • Barra Bromley – Warsaw Angel

Byre Theatre, St Andrews.

September 2011 – MAGIC

  • Gareth Brierley – A Shaggy Dog Tail and The Thing That I do
  • Bernadette Russell – Starstuff
  • Billy Clery – Magic Circle
  • Joan Lennon – Dissidents and Distilleries
  • Joanna Brown – The Coffee is Hot and the Air is Sweet
  • Hannah Rodgers – Tulips
  • Lucilla Sim –  What Remains
  • Sandra L Ireland – Witchhunt

Thames Festival, Gabriels Wharf.

September 2011 – RIVER

  • Gareth Brierley – My Feathered Friend
  • Bernadette Russell – Death and the Hangman
  • Ahoy – Wolfiewolfgang
  • Energetic Eva – Julie Taylor
  • Old Mother Thames – Marian Lennon
  • Out for a Swim – Vicky Ann Smith
  • The Woman Under the Wharf – Vanessa Woolf – Hoyle
  • Upstream – Melaina Barnes

Jacksons Lane – London

Febuary 2012 – Dickens

  • My Feathered Friend – Gareth Brierley
  • Rose Red – Bernadette Russell
  • The Other Shoe – Alison Mead
  • Last Will – Joan Taylor – Rowan
  • Agreeable & Most Eminent Conclusions – Nicole Trilivas
  • Mr and Mrs Venus – Zoe F Gilbert
  • Post Office Rage – Julie Balloo
  • The Fog of Charity – Jamie Mitchinson
  • Tough Times – Jonny Young

Winchester Discovery Centre

March 2012 – Magic

  • A Shaggy Dog Tail – Gareth Brierley
  • Museum of Miracles – Bernadette Russell
  • Head Drop – Daniel McCrohon
  • Love Bites – Charlotte Comley
  • My Soul to Keep – Jo Barker Scott
  • The Magician – Paul Ayres
  • The Portable Circus – Anne Summmerfield
  • The Reservoir – Tim Chapman
  • We All Love You Piggy Watson – Kirsty Applebaum
  • Witch’s Ladder – Claire Fuller

October 2013 – HORROR

  • Xmas Inn – Gareth Brierley
  • Riverman – Bernadette Russell
  • All the fun of the fair – Christina Cummings
  • Taps – Samuel Curd
  • Waiting – Rachel Rivett
  • Samantha, Jeggs and Me – Kirsty Applebaum
  • It Wasn’t a Accident – Nicky Morris
  • Hide and Seek – Claire Fuller
  • Slate – Margaret Jennings
  • Fryers Hall – Madeleine Woosnam
March 2013- CRIME
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The Secret Garden Pub – Wandsworth Arts Festival

May 2012 – Secrets

  • A shaggy dog Tail – Gareth Brierley
  • Goodbye from Billy the Kid – Bernadette Russell
  • No Cold Calling – Glenn Doherty
  • Converstation over Screwdrivers – Jennifer Burns
  • Naked City – Martin Ireland
  • Say Cheese – Amber Massie Blomfield
  • The Camel’s Back – Christopher Owen
  • The Secret Salvador – Richard Fitchett
  • We Are Still Here – ~Van Demal

The Clerk and Well – Islington Word Festival – May 2012

  • Powers – Gareth Brierley
  • Punch – Bernadette Russell
  • The Rat Catchers Daughter – Jules Craig
  • Beyond Fake – Sara-Mae Tuson
  • Cat and Mouse – Julie Balloo
  • Naked Mole Rat – Melaina Barnes
  • Unknown Soldier – Tara O’Malley

Jubilee Pageant, Battersea Park – June 2012

  • A Shaggy Dog Tail – Gareth Brierley
  • Queen of Soho – Bernadette Russell
  • Queen – Jules Craig
  • A Royal Yarn – Andrew Campbell – Kearsey
  • The Lamentation of Elizabeth Tudor – Richard Derecki
  • The Queen – Jennifer Leach
  • The Rehearsal – Julie Balloo