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The Seven Hopes of Preston Dirges, Castaway

The Seven Hopes of Preston Dirges, Castaway

We left Preston Dirge’s office saga with Preston forced to drive Valerie home. His intoxicated subordinate demands that Preston joins her for a nightcap. Will a few drinks loosen lips?

Preston Dirges Between Tides

Preston Dirges Between Tides

Preston Dirges’ saga continues with the sober Preston forced to drive his colleagues home from the pub. But not all of them will reach the end of the road…

Preston Dirges and the Low Blow

Preston Dirges and the Low Blow

In the previous episode of Preston Dirges’ office saga, we left Valerie and Preston during the final round of a marathon pub session. Preston could not be counted out, having dodged the drink and disparaged his dodgy colleagues. But not everyone is still standing…

Preston Dirges in the Round

Preston Dirges in the Round

In the last instalment of Preston Dirges’ office saga, our hero was trapped in the pub, forced to socialize with his colleagues. Will he survive the experience? Will they?

Preston Dirges’ Sense and Sensibilities

Preston Dirges’ Sense and Sensibilities

Fleeing the unwanted attentions of Reportgirl, Preston drags Valerie from the office, and bundles her into the pub. At long last, Preston is in a relatively safe environment, where he can finally tell Valerie what their department really does…

Encounter with Reportgirl

Encounter with Reportgirl

The saga of Preston Dirges continues. Valerie returns from her meeting with the COO to find Preston arguing with Kirsty, a.k.a. Reportgirl…

Between Heaven and Hell: Part One

Between Heaven and Hell: Part One

What is the afterlife like? An unlucky accident hurls neighbours Debbie and Nitin into the next world, which they find strangely reminiscent of the world they left behind…

Seeing the Light with the COO

Seeing the Light with the COO

Since joining Leading Edge Cables, Valerie has struggled to understand what her job is. Preston, her supervisor, seems unable to help. But when Doug, the Chief Operating Officer, calls Valerie to his office, she nervously hopes to get some answers…

Lady Emerald’s Prologue

Lady Emerald’s Prologue

She heard their voices. They sang, like a faraway chorus, carried by the breeze. Teetering at the edge of her mind, they whispered of needs, and dreams, and desires. These were not the voices she wanted.

Words Lead To Numbers

Words Lead To Numbers

In the last episode of Preston Dirges’ office odyssey, we were introduced to Kirsty, rising star of Leading Edge Cables. Now Kirsty pays a visit to the Business Intelligence team. Will intelligence protect Gordon and Tina from Kirsty’s charming wiles…?