Christmas special 2021

Merry Christmas to all our listeners. Here’s a short story to get you in the mood for the festive season. You can listen below, or by downloading the MP3 here. CHRISTMAS SPECIAL 2021 In December 2021, in Hornet Heaven, the giving of Christmas gifts doesn’t go as planned. (15 minutes)

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In the wake of his departure, it’s time to reflect on Troy Deeney’s achievements at Watford – in typical Hornet Heaven style. You can listen below, or by downloading the MP3 here. TROY DEENEY TRIBUTE In late August 2021, residents of Hornet Heaven try to cope with the departure of Watford’s captain and club legend […]


Hornet Heaven’s 5th Birthday

In July 2016, Colin Mace sat down at a microphone and started to read the first Hornet Heaven story ‘The Turnaround’. I’ll never forget the moment. Colin’s narration was spellbinding. Five years on, there have been 69 Hornet Heaven stories. We’ve covered styles and genres as diverse as supernatural thriller, comedy, radio play, horror, musical, […]

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Volume Four of our paperback series is now available to add to your Watford bookshelf. It contains the stories from Series 9, 10 & 11 plus the Cup Final Specials. (There’s also a corresponding e-book.) It’s only available from Amazon. Click here to visit the page for all four volumes.    


RIP Trefor Jones

We’re feeling bereft at the passing of Trefor Jones — the historian and statistician who did so much to discover and document the history of Watford Football Club. Trefor compiled the magnificent archive that is — which he’s left as an astonishingly rich legacy for all Watford fans. We couldn’t have written our stories […]

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An Evening In Hornet Heaven

On 28th September 2017, we held a unique event at Vicarage Road. Watford Football Club allowed us to act out one of our Hornet Heaven stories inside the stadium. In our fictional stories, the afterlife paradise for Watford fans exists in a parallel dimension at Vicarage Road. For the event, we thought it would be […]

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As recommended by the Guardian

Blimey. We’re one of the Guardian’s recommended podcasts this week. They’ve given Hornet Heaven a lovely review on their site here. And The Sunday Times have described us ‘fresh and innovative’. What with this and the British Podcasts Awards nomination, we’re starting to think that it’s not just Watford fans who have good taste in podcasts.

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