London, 2005. Yvonne Hartman is the undisputed head of Torchwood One.
Above the government, beyond the police, she has excellent people
skills; enjoys regular tea with the Queen; and effortlessly defends the
British Empire from alien threats.
Yvonne Hartman is excellent at her job, and inspires devotion in
everyone who works with her - until, one day, she makes a terrible
mistake. We all make mistakes. But only at Torchwood can a single
mistake plunge your world into interstellar war.
Yvonne Hartman's facing the fight of her life. One she's going to win.
New Girl by Joseph Lidster
“They’ve been coming to us for years. And we’ve been kept in the dark. My name’s Rachel Allan. And I’m Torchwood”
It’s Rachel Allan’s first day at Torchwood. Torchwood only takes the
brightest and the best – and Rachel’s wondering if Yvonne Hartman’s made
a terrible mistake in picking her.
Plunged into a world of alien invasions and office politics, Rachel’s
desperate to fit in. For one thing, she really wants this job. And, for
another, she knows what happens at Torchwood if you fail.
Through The Ruins by Jenny T Colgan
“Ianto, please. It’s all… it’s all gone wrong. I don’t know what to think any more.”
Away Days at Torchwood aren’t what you’d expect. Yes, there’s the
forced camaraderie, the team-building exercises, and the chance for
long-held rivalries to boil over. But Torchwood Away Days also have the
potential to get very lethal very quickly.
Yvonne Hartman’s extremely worried by this year’s Away Day. But she’s
got other things on her mind – something’s very wrong with Torchwood.
Uprising by Matt Fitton
“Torchwood. It’s taken the best part of a month, but I’ve finally
got things running how they should be. How they should have been all
Torchwood has experienced some radical changes, but things are finally
settling down. Everyone has pulled together and is trying to put the
past behind them. Well, except for Yvonne Hartman – she’s out to win the
There’s one problem. Someone seems to have started an interstellar war. Someone who knows Torchwood from the inside out.
Written By: Joseph Lidster, Jenny T Colgan, Matt Fitton
Directed By: Barnaby Edwards
Tracy-Ann Oberman (Yvonne Hartman), Gareth David-Lloyd (Ianto Jones), Gerard McCarthy (Dean), Sophie Winkleman (Rachel Allan), Robert Daws (Soren), Tim Bentinck (Thomas), Nisha Nayar (Guleraana), Lorelei King (Pippa), Damian Lynch (Kieran), Simon Hickson (Ziggy), Rachid Sabitri (Mehdi), Helen Goldwyn (Receptionist), Philip Childs (Dave). Other Humans, Aliens and Torchwood Agents played by members of the cast.
Torchwood contains adult material and may not be suitable for younger listeners