Wartime sitcom about the French Resistance starring Gorden Kaye and Carmen Silvera
Ian McMillan goes in search of one of Britain's strangest linguistic features.
BBC Radio 4
Cyfres sy'n cyflwyno'r wyddor Gymraeg i blant ifainc. Series introducing the alphabet t...
Winifred Robinson follows misbehaving children and the work being done to help them.
The life and works of JS Bach
BBC World Service
Paul Jones presents a series exploring the blues.
BBC Radio 6 Music
A short series about people of different cultures around the world enjoying a night out.
Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie's eccentric sketch show.
Jane Garvey examines the topic of menstruation and asks if attitudes are finally changing.
Zareer Masani on the new love for, and controversy over, Western classical music in India.
There's no end to man's fascination with infinity
Professor Marcus du Sautoy reveals the personalities behind the calculations
Lynne Truss celebrates the 80th birthday of the Speaking Clock. With Prof Stephen Hawking.
Alexandra Harris explores how the weather has shaped the cultural life of Britain.
Clare Jenkins explores the emotional challenges faced when clearing out her parents' home.
Greg Proops looks back at the life of Bob Hope, whose career spanned the 20th century.
Emily Buchanan explores the dilemmas of sponsoring children in developing countries.
The classic ghost story by Charles Dickens.
How London has grown in size and spread into the surrounding country. (1964)
A reappraisal of Raymond Chandler, the Englishman who invented the PI as we know him.
The Martha Graham Dance Company's US State Department tour of Southeast Asia, 1974.
Celebrity chefs try out different recipes from around the world.
Patients and doctors in a Lake District village fight to save their GP surgery.
The sounds of nature - all over the world
A documentary about first deaths and last dances.
The theatre of justice: how Crown Courts work
An entertaining glimpse of most populous creatures on the planet
A day in the life of the busiest international airport in the world
Mary-Ann Ochota visits Bangladesh and India to ask why 2.3bn people lack adequate toilets.
Tim Brooke-Taylor views Chaplin's legacy in the theatre of his grandson James Thierree.
The stories of three women in a touching exploration of what it means to be childless.
Melanie Phillips explores the limits of free speech.
A look at the challenges and opportunities facing Africa
Challenging stand-up comedy and chat from around the world on race, religion and culture.
BBC Radio Scotland
A story of remarkable bravery from the Rwandan genocide of twenty years ago.
Books worth reading.
The natural world
Jane Garvey's world of knitting - full of rebels, musicians, jailbirds and reality TV.
A new series with Shona Henderson taking an island journey through the Gaelic alphabet
Brett Westwood and Phil Gates present a guide to some of Britain's coastal wildlife.
How to recognise birds of the British countryside from their appearance, calls and songs
Brett Westwood and Phil Gates present a guide to some of Britain's common garden wildlife
Brett Westwood and Stephen Moss offer a guide to Britain's upland birds
Andrew Dilnot investigates the patterns and trends that have transformed Britain
How history went global
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the work of key philosophers and their theories.
Mozart’s world rediscovered in objects of his time, with Professor Cliff Eisen.
BBC Radio 3
Series looking at political thinkers and sets of political beliefs throughout history
Dr Geoff Bunn journeys through 5,000 years of human understanding of the brain
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Adrian Moore journeys through philosophical thought on infinity.
Director of the British Museum, Neil MacGregor, retells humanity's history through objects
The British Museum's Neil MacGregor tells A History of the World in 100 Objects.
The story of the portrait of a private soldier's sweetheart, painted for him in Auschwitz.
The British enthusiasts and their undying passions
An early film by Ken Russell about the tenants of a house in Bayswater. (1960)
Life of Gormenghast author Mervyn Peake, on the centenary of his birth, by his children.
The changing accents on the UK's longest rail journey, the 0820 from Aberdeen to Penzance.
A Kist o Wurds is Radio Ulster's weekly Ulster-Scots magazine show.
BBC Radio Ulster
The first reunion in 70 years of writer Shirley Hughes and her 1940s dancing partner.
Helena Kennedy talks to eminent lawyers and judges who stand out from the legal crowd.
Novelist Julie Myerson pays a very personal tribute to Daphne du Maurier.
BBC producer Tony Grant recalls the late broadcasting icon Alistair Cooke.
Series about scientific specialists
Courtney Pine explores John Coltrane's A Love Supreme, fifty years after its release.
Opera singer Andrea Baker explores the impact of Frederick Douglass's time in Scotland.
Henry Dimbleby unravels the deep-seated attachment of the British to eating meat.
Lifelong fan Danny Wallace celebrates the Beano comic in its 75th anniversary year.
William Shakespeare narrates his classic play, with help from Cook, Line and a full cast.
The first part of a radio version of Shakespeare’s play A Midsummer Night's Dream.
A radio adaptation of Shakespeare’s play, produced and directed by David Spenser.
A 1991 full-length radio production of A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare.
A 1999 radio adaptation of the Bard's magical comedy A Midsummer Night's Dream.
The second part of a radio version of Shakespeare’s play A Midsummer Night's Dream.
Composer Emily Levy on a poignant legacy - the mix-tapes made by her late brother Gus.
Baroness Helena Kennedy designs a Magna Carta for the 21st century.
Visualise being in a monastery for a month. How would you feel?
Mary Anne Hobbs explores the fusion of fine art and tattoos.
The stories of doctors who gave their names to medical conditions and diseases
If only one in ten cells in the body is human, then what are we? Paul Evans investigates.
A tapestry of stories about the place of the sewing needle in our lives.
Critics claim Latin American television station is “propaganda”
A family of Syrian migrants risks everything in a remarkable journey to Germany.
One Syrian family’s perilous journey from living as refugees in Jordan to Europe.
John Betjeman visits various churches in the Diocese of Norwich. (1974)
The Hole in the Wall Gang delivering their hilarious verdict on life in Northern Ireland
The religious symbolism of garden design
Melodrama following a woman as she returns to 1950s Australia after twenty years abroad.
A weekly reflection on a topical issue
Series that follows portrait painter Fiona Graham-Mackay at work.
Series in which people in the public eye discuss their collections of art
A panel discussion as the 1998 European Summit gets under way
The past, present and future role of science
Sporting quiz show, with regular captains leading teams of celebrities
HRH the Duke of Edinburgh recalls his role in a daring rescue during WWII.
An immersive river journey through the city of Sheffield and its industrial past.
The fascinating solutions man has come up with in his search for shelter