Count from the Splash: Meija meets an old school friend at a midsummer party in Finland, sparking long-lost childhood excitement. Written by Helen Dunmore. Read by Tracy Wiles.
Casting: A London film crew causes a commotion when they descend upon a tiny island community in 1930s Shetland. Written by Hannah McGill. Read by Claire Knight.
The Longest Day: Returning home to Orkney after decades in Glasgow, lonely Jan seeks diversion in a blind date. Written by Alison Miller. Read by Tracy Wiles.
Written by her son, Patrick Dunmore, this extract from Helen Dunmore's final work Girl, Balancing is a beautiful tribute to Helen Dunmore, writer – but also to Helen Dunmore, a dearly-loved mother.