The latest news, exploring the day's events from a global perspective.
14/20 Michael visits the largest clay mine in the world and goes pilchard fishing. (R)
5/10 The story of British servicemen who had to make Germany home in the decades after WWII. (R)
1/2 A German engineer meets with Colonel Mercier and information is exchanged for money.
David Reynolds reassesses Stalin's role in the struggle between Germany and Russia. (R)
Simon Armitage traces the evolution of the Arthurian legend through medieval literature. (R)
Poet Simon Armitage follows in the footsteps of one of his personal heroes, Odysseus. (R)
Thursday 10 January 2013