Borgen: Outside The Castle
Published 16 December
Borgen - the Danish Parliament - is at the centre of this acclaimed political drama, originally broadcast alongside the TV series in Denmark. Made by the same team behind the hit TV series, the radio drama follows the character Hans Gammelgaard (played by Tim Pigott-Smith), Private Secretary in the Ministry of the Environment, as he seeks approval for the controlled use of genetically modified crops by Danish farmers. He expected opposition but not from unseen enemies prepared to go to any lengths in pursuit of their own agenda.